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Ristorante del Barcaiolo

Piazza del Popolo 23, 28041, Arona, Italy
+39 0322 243388
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza del Popolo 23, 28041, Arona, Italy
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 17 September 2017

We had a great meal and ordered an escuisite wine , a Gattinara 2011. Truly a great wine ( expensive too) that paired well with the mushroom dishes we ordered. When we ordered the second bottle the waitress , by mistake brought a different vintage...More

Thank BJSMilano
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We found by chance this cosy restaurant right in front of Lake Maggiore, in Arona. We were attracted by its outside menu, that seemed to fully respect the seasonality of products during all year round. In fact, we visited this place in September and on...More

Thank Mademoiselle_on_Tour
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I have been here at least 20 times, and consider it the best restaurant in Arona. The restaurant is in the middle age justice palace. The most beautiful building in Arona. The terrace, protected by the XIV century arches, grants a stunning view on the...More

Thank Volvoban
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We had an after business dinner here. The staff was very good and the meals prepared very well. Our hosts, fortunately, were Italian and were able to help us with menu selections. But the menus did also have descriptions in English as well as Italian...More

Thank TomT_9
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This friendly restaurant turned out to be just what we needed during our visits to Arona. We had walked from our hotel just by the statue of St Carlo, and planned to walk back after our lunch. The varied menu had lots of choice for...More

Thank lakegirl48
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We called in for a set Lasagne lunch and enjoyed it so much we went back for dinner. Advised by manager to book (Saturday evening) and glad we did. Food was perfect on both visits and whilst the service was not perfect it was genuine....More

Thank DDJ40
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We would not recomment this restaurant as a tourist. The service is so bad if you don't speak Italian. Too bad for this restaurant because the food is realy good.

Thank HJ L
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant three times. Once inside and twice at the tables outdoors. The servers are more mature and reserved. Don't let this stop you from eating there. The food is fresh and some of the fish is from Lago Maggiore. The...More

Thank Holtem
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Normal Lunch during Holiday trip to Arona at Lago Maggiore. Food so far good and tasty...only service can be improved, especially for families. Looks like families for lunch are not the preferred clients. Maybe for dinner better...

Thank Markus S
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We had a terrific time dining out for lunch with our kids ages 4 and 1 at this restaurant in Arona. The location is terrific, across the street from the water, with covered outdoor seating, and next to many other restaurants so you can walk...More

Thank Summer10011
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
7:15 PM - 10:15 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Popolo 23, 28041, Arona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 243388
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