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L'Ustaria Ca dal Rat

Via Novara 66 | Parcheggio Sulla Strada E Interno Con Ristorante A Bordo Lago, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
+39 0322 905120
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“prosciutto” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Novara 66 | Parcheggio Sulla Strada E Interno Con Ristorante A Bordo Lago, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant with great food and wonderful service. On arrival they offered us a complimentary glass of Prosecco. I highly recommend the prosciutto and the risotto with pear was divine. My husband had the black spaghetti with seafood which was very good....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 141Dini
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We had our wedding receptions here on September 7th on a glorious sunny day, all the staff were superb, special thanks to Enrico and Carlos for looking after us & our 55 guests. The venue is superb, open air views to die for and we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank douglas w
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Beautiful venue but service was not professional for a wedding. Place is run down outside, decking is not level and could be dangerous, unkempt especially for a wedding which I was at. I felt this location has lots to offer if they looked after it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jenbi72
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Great food, service and view! We spent the last evening of our family vacation to Italy here and had a good time. Blueberry risotto ... !

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank andersgbg2018
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Welcomed by staff. Mostly seafood on menu. View of Lake Orta and Island. Can access via lakeside as has a small pontoon. Antipasto and Pastas good. Mains ok. Good cheese plater. Great wine recommendations by waiter. Moderate prices

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank drichia
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Wedding venue . What a lovely venue for an idyllic wedding. The 5 course meal could not be faulted for anything. Attentive service and attention to detail. Even offered to drive us home after the party ended. Shall come again

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

from the time we entered on a beautiful June night the water was sparkling as the sun was setting. we started with a glass of prosecco and bread. great wine and food was very well done. we had the veal cheeks swordfish and seafood ragout...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank Dlynch4444
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Welcomed by a crackling wood fire upon arrival, which was very well received on the cold February night I was visiting!! Prosecco was offered to us upon arrival, which was very refreshing - The restaurant offers a concise menu that focuses on true Italian dishes...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank dayv_sadler
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We have never walked out of a restaurant until we visited L’Ustaria. The setting is beautiful, a quaint little restaurant set right on the tranquil lake. However, the ‘food’ which was served to our party was beyond bad. The crespelle starter was acidic, the pesto...More

Date of visit: September 2017
3  Thank Bosko1875
Reviewed 25 October 2017

It looks very un promising from the road but seen from the water side it is a beautifully appointed intimate dining experience. We had dinner in front of an open fire, great wine selection and wonderful food. The hosts were attentive, very friendly and made...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank kevinjan2014
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Questions & Answers
4 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from PeteNask | Reviewed this property |
Fairly difficult unless you get one organised beforehand (there is no standard taxi service in Orta)
8 July 2015|
Response from AdrianoLondon | Reviewed this property |
I may have answered this already. I have never taken a taxi in Orta, but a friend paid 10 euros to go from the the piazza to the crocciera which seemed a lot to me. Maybe it is a minimum fare. You could easily walk from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Novara 66 | Parcheggio Sulla Strada E Interno Con Ristorante A Bordo Lago, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 905120
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