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Piccolo Hotel Ristoro Olina

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Via Olina 40, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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London EC1
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This quirky venue looks a bit like a student canteen but the food is good with a regularly changing menu (hooray) and some out-of-the-ordinary dishes. The service is friendly and the wine list good, definitely worth a visit.

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1 Thank MMK3
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

A small restaurant with surprisingly much space. The menu changes daily, so you never know what is being served. Friendly staff.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Fantastic food and good service in an ultra-modern location. The menu changes daily and uses local ingredients, too, so you never know what you're going to get.

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1 Thank Mike J
Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland
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244 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Interesting and creative menus. Fresh and mostly organic ingredients. Tasty food and really kind service, very nice with kids. Though a bit trapped in a narrow street it's worth the try.

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Bruges, Belgium
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Thanks to an 'insiders hint' we visited ristorante Olino.... and we went twice to this restaurant (on two consecutive evenings). The restaurant offers a menu card + another daily menu card (changing every day). Everything we tried was delicious: p.e. the spaghettone with sepia and sepia sauce, the lamb.... mmmm). Olina has also a fine wine card. Something about the... More 

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Puno, Peru
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We ate here last night and again tonight because it was so good. The ambience, service and unusual decor made it a great place to eat. Duck ravioli, smoked goose, fillet steak pork with apple and murtilles all delicious. Cocktails, amuse Bouches and cream buns all came as complementary . All the staff were efficient and friendly and both nights... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We ate here last night after we walked of another restaurant because it took 30 min before we were acknowledged . The service was great and the food fresh and we would say modern Italian. Very impressed.

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Basel, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice modern restaurant Fresh quality food Friendly service Price included an aperitif drink and a starter No service fee as in some other Italian restaurants

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Milan, Italy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

A modern, refined environment which constantly changes aspect thanks to its eclectic owner Daniela who pleasantly surprises you each time with her creative decorations. The main waiters Alfono and Tiziana are friendly, very helpful and give good wine suggestions. The food is exquisite. You can go there for a nibble or go the whole whack. The menu of the day... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

We ordered from the 12 Euro Offer of the Day, choosing the Tartare of Salmon and the Veal Escalope and a Mixed Salad as a 5 Euro extra, plus sparkling water. We were given free appertives which seemed to be a fruit punch and also a small vegetable tartlet, both of which were very welcome. The main courses when they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$46 - US$108
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Olina 40, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • This restaurant is at Piccolo Hotel Olina

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