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Hostaria la speranza

Via Alla Cartiera 11, 28040, Lesa, Italy
+39 0322 77803
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“la speranza” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
Via Alla Cartiera 11, 28040, Lesa, Italy
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had dinner at this restaurant, parents and 3 adolescent children. The staff pretended not to understand English. We had some antipasti, 3 small courses of pasta and 2 courses of fish, drank only water and didn't have any desert. We paid 250 Euros. Sheer...More

Thank apple012
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Greeted by a bossy dominating owner. Upon asking her for the menu, she snapped in Italian saying "don't you know in this place there is no menu?"... Okay fine... we were willing to go along... although having now searched for a website and information online...More

1  Thank Mona I
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Great food, excellent service, but extremely expensive compared to other places we've been to in Italy.

Thank Liat H
Reviewed August 14, 2016

in love with the food and with the owner Fabrizia,best food ever with all her amazing "antipasti" and great atmosphere, can't go to Lago Maggiore without passing by La Speranza! I Wais there with kids and they were super sweet with them

Thank LauraCisneros
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

I walked in and was taken back to a time when things were classic and stylish. The furniture, the crockery, glasses and pictures. Everywhere my eyes looked it was filled with something. The food was abundant and fresh. The staff attentive and professional. The place...More

Thank M C
Reviewed October 21, 2015

We stumbles upon the restaurant by accident, We were staying in the area for only one night on route home. My first impression was wow what a wonderful pkace, the attention to detail and the ambvieance was just amazing the little touches like a footstool...More

4  Thank mlynnf50
Reviewed May 18, 2015

Very bad experience... must read. When we walked in through the door we thought we had found a real local gem and sat down full of anticipation. We were told what we were going to eat and drink (House wine) and 4 dishes came and...More

13  Thank lvetravelling
Reviewed January 2, 2015

A unique italian experience on the shores of Lake Maggiore, from the moment you step in the Hostaria La Speranza you are transported into a luxurious setting with a great attention to details. Fabrizia the owner welcomes you warmly and guides you through the menu....More

1  Thank Lorenzo C
Reviewed December 4, 2014

My husband and I tried this Hosteria for lunch one day given the great reviews. My husband is fluent in Italian and told the owner that we normally just share a first and then each have a second. He also asked for a recommendation on...More

3  Thank CarolB353
Reviewed September 23, 2014

where tradition meets creativity and taste, Hostaria la Spenza is a great place if you want to experience the traditional italian food and enjoying a warm atmosphere. it's a nice, small place with a beautiful decoration. The lunch was so tasty and full of flavours...More

Thank Rania B
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May 9, 2015|
Response from IC60 | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking. Booking is necessary and there isn't a lake view. Enjoy your trip
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alla Cartiera 11, 28040, Lesa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Lesa
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 77803
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