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Via Ugo Ara 2 | Isola Dei Pescatori, 28838, Stresa, Isola Pescatori, Italy
+39 0323 30408
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Ugo Ara 2 | Isola Dei Pescatori, 28838, Stresa, Isola Pescatori, Italy
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Reviewed April 19, 2013

Top quality cooking and service with an unforgetable lake view. The unique access by shuttle boat gives a romantic italian touch

1  Thank JAGUAR33Bordeaux
Reviewed April 2, 2013

The food was very good, but the serving staff were stressed. getting the bill took forever and this is because the place was packed. I would recommend a reservation, this is what we did. We had the lake fish and the grilled sea bass and...More

1  Thank Big_Chilli
Reviewed January 9, 2013

On an island full of restaurants, this one was on the far end of the island with a spectacular view of Lake Maggiore! Relaxed atmosphere...

Thank carefree_traveler
Reviewed September 26, 2012

We had been recommended this restaurant by our hotel conciege who suggested that an evening meal using the restaurant's own shuttle boat from the lake shore to this island loction was a wonderful experience, and I'm sure it would have been. However we were on...More

Thank tjmutch
Reviewed September 17, 2012

Excellent locations can sometimes mean, tourist trap, poor food, over priced. Not in this case. Met by frendly staff, shown to lovely table, and allowed the time to read the menu, look at the view, talk. No rush. Food was excellent, and by asking the...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed August 20, 2012

The atmosphere was so fabulous we had lunch and dinner here the same day. We had a table overlooking Isola Bella and enjoyed great pasta, fish, wine and cheese here. The service is relaxed and efficient and they even picked us up in a water...More

Thank MarkLanigan
Reviewed August 4, 2012

You couldn't beat the view and the lunch was a cut above but then the price reflected that. A little disconcerted to be greeted with a waitress looking me up and down and saying "We don't do snacks!" Oooer did I look that scruffy? Next...More

Thank ej47
Reviewed July 26, 2012

The restaurant is on the tip of Isola Pescatori, and a free motorboat will bring you to the Verbano. It is best in spring/summer, when you can eat outside in the garden overlooking Isola Bella. Food is extremely good and well presented, the personell kind...More

Thank acolombo66
Reviewed June 21, 2012

We stopped for lunch after visiting Isola Bella.Arrived early so was fortunate to have a lovely table in the shade overlooking the lake.Can recommend the sturgeon and sea bass.It was expensive but worth every euro for the overall experience and to get away from the...More

Thank rozbobbo
Reviewed February 15, 2012

I had visited the island on a previous holiday and wanted to go back and stay so I could see the island without the daytime tourists. I booked for one night. I had a wonderful room with a large terrace facing eastwards across the lake....More

Thank AlandeWalden
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ugo Ara 2 | Isola Dei Pescatori, 28838, Stresa, Isola Pescatori, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa  >  Isola Pescatori
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 30408
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