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Ristorante Leon D'Oro

Piazza E. Motta 42, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
+39 0322 911991
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fritto misto” (3 reviews)
“risotto” (7 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Piazza E. Motta 42, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Firstly lets mention the food......outstanding.....not only in quality but price.I had the complete four course fish menu......every single plate was superb.....then there is the setting.....whether you eat inside or out of doors, the ambience and views are breathtaking......my guests were very impressed!

Thank Mario S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ladies that own/run this establishment keep a close eye on everything - there's not much in the way of smiles but they keep staff on their toes and service is prompt. We were there for lunch and you'd struggle to find a better placed...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food was not fresh. Veal Milanese just can't be cooked that quick and was dry with little flavour. The pasta dishes were poor with overplayed sauce. some good staff cheered us up but for the wonderful town of Orta this is not good enough,

Thank HomerTheFat
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were not expecting such good food in a very crowded and touristy place such as Ora San Giulio. The location is fantastic and we had a wonderful table with a view on the island and the lake. The food was very good and well...More

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We had a nice dinner here while staying at the hotel. Good risotto and excellent house vino bianco. Worth the money

Thank johnStaBarbara
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

As we are sitting in the terrace with a view of Isola San Giulio I have to recommend what is the best risotto I have had for a long time. Great flavours. Also the Creme Brûlé with ginger! The chef at the Leo d'Oro is...More

1  Thank Maxmalacrida
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Very good food and service in a wonderful setting. From the antipasti to the dessert, everything was top shelf. I suggest the filet mignon topped with gorgonzola.

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Matire d Mario is an exceptional professional .The food is modern and creative for the most part .quite light and interesting .Real quality .recommend the risotto with freshly shaved truffel.All day long one or two fishermen can be seen trawling for the local fish in...More

Thank philip b
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We booked this restaurant for lunch on a Saturday and were very impressed. The food was excellent - I would highly recommend the ossobuco and the fritto misto. It was a bit windy but we sat outside so that we could enjoy the view and...More

Thank EH1313
Reviewed 11 October 2016

it seems that many people felt not well served by the Ladies that own and run the place, but in many aspects, they are the owners, they care to speed the service, and it is true that they could try to smile, sometimes they do,...More

Thank Temper43
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza E. Motta 42, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 911991
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