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Novessentia Restaurant

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Corso Risorgimento 289 | Presso Novessentia Medical Spa, 28823 Ghiffa, Italy
+39 0323 59658
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Roma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

I've been in this restaurant on a business travel and, although I usually don't go to Hotel restaurant, this time I made an exception due to the curiosity about the organic, vegetarian food, and Tripadvisor feedback. It was a wonderful dinner, the food is fresh made, express cooked, accompanied with great service and a nice atmosphere. The restaurant was a... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

We had a great dinner with friends. The cook (Mr. Giorgione) explained all the different plates, took care of food intolerances and the meal he prepared was just delicious. For international guests: he spoke English, German, Italian and French (and maybe some more languages?).

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

I did not expect such an experience. We are two people with no problem with food, we essentially eat any ingredients, and therefore we have not experienced Vegan style cooking before. Well, we both were well impressed. This is an upper level restaurant, the food is creative, tasty and polished. The chef is very professional and he presented himself and... More 

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Milan, Italy
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

Last WE I had a group dinner at Novessentia with 7 friends and we had a really good time. The quality of the food was absolutely excellent. Emanuele, the Chef, is a perfectionist and the final outcome of his researches was highly appreciated by all of us. The wine pairings were also well-designed. The only regret is the stunning view... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

The service and food are spectacular. All food is fresh and cooked through a see through glass wall. Spotlessly clean! Highly recommend this hidden away gem. Great night out.

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Melbourne, Australia
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2015

This restaurant caters to everyone - vegetarian, gluten free, meat, fish. Very good food, great wait staff and chef, they are lovely and go out of their way. Ate every meal there when I stayed at the hotel.

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Thank leannemleannem
Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

We stayed at the hotel/spa/clinic for a week and had many lunches and dinners in the restaurant. It was different every time but each dish was consistently great. Well thought out, inventive, and just plain tasty as well. The staff at the table is super friendly, makes you feel right at home, and Chef Emanuele is happy to prepare anything... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

I loved that you don't have to have a conscious about what you are eating, because it's already been thought out for you and tailor made to your personal details. That's if you are staying at the hotel! Otherwise, you can order any of there food which is still made with the finest ingredients and care, and creation! The food... More 

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1 Thank Paula M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Novessentia Restaurant is a perfect place in every sense that a restaurant can be! The staff is super friendly, caring, but not intrusive at all. The ambiance is very romantic and relaxing, the view of Lago Maggiore is simply breathtaking. The food is delicious and healthy at the same time - not a common case in most other places))) Chef... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Delivery
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Risorgimento 289 | Presso Novessentia Medical Spa, 28823 Ghiffa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Ghiffa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 59658

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