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Piccolo Hotel Ristoro Olina

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Via Olina 40, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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Alpharetta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We met a friend in Orta for the day. We had no particular restaurant in mind, but our friend always has somewhere interesting to reccomend. Ristorante Olina was his choice and I would call it eclectic Italian – there was a little bit of everything; traditional and modern. Take the starter for instance. When we sat down we were each... More 

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London EC1
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 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.

1 Thank MMK3
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 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.

1 Thank CNH_65
Leicester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 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.

1 Thank Mike J
Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland
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178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 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.

1 Thank Stefano E
Bruges, Belgium
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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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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 

1 Thank Beverly A
Melbourne, Australia
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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.

2 Thank Spez2013
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

Milan, Italy
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$46 - US$108
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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?