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Via Panoramica 16, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
0039 0322 90150
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Leysin, Switzerland
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138 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

The food is good, not great by any means, but good. The prices are very reasonable and it gets really hopping by about 21:00. I have no idea if anyone there speaks any other languages and the service is pretty relaxed, so it may not be the best for stressed tourists with kids or someone seeking something refined. That being... More 

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zeist
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136 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Kind staff, good service, simple but good food. Both inside and outside sitting is good. Perfect located near the parking with a nice view over the lake.

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122 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

We ate a lovely lunch here on our visit to Orta San Giulio. The cafe has a great play area outside which kept the boys entertained. The menu is simple and cheap, we all had pizza and gluten free pizza is also available. It was delicious and the staff were very friendly.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

very good restaurant sat outside nightmare parking certainly at a weekend good food well served good service good value

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Dalkeith, Scotland, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Although the seating gives decent views of Orta the seats and tables are cheap plastic and of low quality. We were served pretty quickly (no English translation menus, then again I should probably have learned more Italian). Waiter was quite rude. I had the indecisioni (or something like that) pizza. It tasted good but within a few minutes of leaving... More 

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maryland
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We walked by the restaurant earlier and saw the sign on the gate said 6:30 p.m. So we came back at 6:35 and walked in a young man, maybe the manger, said we would have to come back at 7 p.m. We came back at 7:05 and he waved us toward the dining room. It was cool outside, so we... More 

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Mill Valley California
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

It's a great name and the pizza and focaccia were very good. You'll likely have to ask to place your order, but it's taken cheerfully. Looks like a place where locals sit and sip for hours. Pretty interesting and worth a visit

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

... and here we tested 7 different. They all were very good. If you're a pizza lover, you have sth to chose from. I had calzone and love it. Sevice & rest average.

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East Hartford, Connecticut
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Very casual, great view of the lake. Good value for the money. Place was recommended by the owner of the apartment we rented and we were not disappointed. Had a yummy gorgonzola pizza and a cutlet Milanese. Definitely would go back.

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Trondheim, Norway
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We arrived at 6 pm, and they would not give us a meny before 7pm. Terrible service, we were 11 people, included 3 children. We asked for plain spagetti for the children, but they answered in an unpleassent way that they only served pizza that night (we were not informed about this before 7:05 pm) after 75 min. We had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Panoramica 16, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: 0039 0322 90150

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?