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Il Cucchiaio di Legno

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I have no words. This was an outstanding evening. Wonderful service, the food was stunning and so was the wine list. This is a top kitchen be prepared for excellence

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank fgoblet
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We came to Orta San Guilio for our daughter's wedding and stayed for the best part of a week. We ate out in many restaurants, hotels and cafes while we were there, but veganism seemed to mystify everyone, and more often than not, our meals...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marita O
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Eat all at the same time (20.00 hours), eat all the same (nine courses). Perfect mix of informal setting and great food. Not sophisticated but genuine and top quality local ingredients. For just 30 Euros.... Don't waste your time and money elsewhere unless you insist...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank AMEIJDAM
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We always have a meal at this agriturismo when we visit Orta and have never been disappointed. The set menu uses seasonal and locally produced food.The courses run into each other and the owner describes each one as it is placed on the table for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Excellent stay, really nice place, nice rooms, great breakfast - we would like to come again, in case we're in the region again!

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank tomHD
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews and luckily got a booking for our anniversary. Such wonderful food.. I even ate the steak tartare and loved it. Only proviso was that I felt rushed. Everything worked to a schedule efficient but v unlike Italy. However I would go back...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank blath
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We ate there during our stay at the attached hotel. It is a fixed price multicourse meal-- there are no options. Nearly all the dishes were meat based. We were surprised that there were not more vegetables as part of the menu. Most of the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank rambles
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

No regrets about my decision to go off the beaten track to this lovely Agriturismo up above the lake. Situated in a lovely garden you feel you are seated in a private house. Smiling and informative service from all the staff. Multilingual explanations were provided....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank partygirl83
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We've been trying to book up this restaurant a few times on our visits to Orta, San Giulio. Finally we managed to book a table for a Sunday lunch. The restaurant had a lovely atmosphere and a warm welcome from the hard working staff. Each...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Wander809153
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The family running this restaurant is also managing a nice agriturismo next door where stayed for two nights. So we decided to try the restaurant as well. We didn't regret it. The service was very friendly and efficient. They served a set menu. The quality...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank J0rnH
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Response from 906francesco1954 | Reviewed this property |
La prenotazione non e' obbligatoria ma comunque consiglio di telefonare per prenotare un tavolo perche' il locale non e' molto grande e nei weeh end e' sempre tutto esaurito.
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