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Otium Wine Restaurant

Via Roma 5, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
+39 030 991 2436
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible29%
Sep 5, 2016
“Poor ”
Jul 13, 2016
“Worst food of the holiday”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Roma 5, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waited for about an hour for our food, no bread served, not asked about drinks first. When the food arrived the cherry tomatoes were missing in the salad,another salad was not the one we ordered and the quality was average. Two of the staff seemed...More

Thank ahvdbos
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We had dinner at Otium on the last night of our trip to Desenzano and we both agree it is the best pasta we have ever had (sorry Naples), soooo fresh and tasty, thank you, very well priced which is always an added bonus.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

We are on our honeymoon. The place is romantic. The waiter is very kind and efficient. We dont speak Italian but Darlae, the waiter explained all the dishes perfectly. Once the starters shortly arrived, presentation 100% and the taste is amazing. Maincourse came after aprox...More

1  Thank jonathan V
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Very good food with friendly and efficient waiters. Terrace very pleasant. Cash only which is a pity.

Thank Solosixtysomething
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

We eat here on holidays . The service was good that was it . The food quality and cooking very poor not good at all .

Thank Andy B
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Uff..😒 i ate only ham, rest was horrible and very burned..Nobody asked if food was OK..Worst dinner we had here.. Sorry 😑

Thank Anna P
Reviewed July 17, 2016

We visited here one night while on our honeymoon. The food is lovely, the prices are very reasonable and the staff are friendly. The restaurant is on the pavement to the big square so good for people watching too.

Thank AmyWS16
Reviewed July 13, 2016

11 nights in Venice & Desenzano, this was the worst place we dinned in. Sea food pasta dish had 3 small mussels (1 shell was empty), 1 Prawn with a tiny body, 1 prawn head no body, 1 tiny clam shell, empty, 1 tiny clam...More

Thank StaffordAlan
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Really liked this place. No complaints. Food and service excellent. I had sea food spaghetti. Would have probably walked passed this place if I had read the reviews first. Worth a visit.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Excellent local food and service, Very friendly with a great choice of food and wine. Seafood was amazing, especially the Risotto, washed down with an exceptional local wine we were recommended.

Thank Marie P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 5, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Brescia  >  Desenzano Del Garda
  • Phone Number: +39 030 991 2436
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