Restaurants

Top Choice Agriturismo in Orta San Giulio

Cucchiaio di Legno

Delicious home cooking emerges from the kitchen of this honest-to-goodness agriturismo (farm-stay accommodation); expect fish fresh from the lake, and salami and cheese from the surrounding valleys. When eating al f…
Top Choice Modern Italian in Orta San Giulio

Locanda di Orta

Some of Orta's most creative cooking is served up in the wisteria-draped Locanda di Orta, squeezed into the heart of the old town. It's a supremely stylish, intimate affair (it only seats around 17 people) where cul…
Piedmontese in Orta San Giulio

Enoteca Al Boeuc

This candlelit stone cavern has been around since the 16th century. These days it offers glasses of fine wines (try the velvety Barolo) and snacks including mixed bruschette with truffles and mushrooms, meat and che…
Italian in Orta San Giulio

Ristoro Olina

A modern, laid-back alternative to your typical low-lit trattoria, this place offers a broad range of thoughtfully prepared dishes that combine creativity with excellent products. Try whole fish baked with herbs and…
Trattoria in Orta San Giulio

Venus

Although the food doesn't quite match the views, this lakeside charmer always draws a crowd. The menu of hearty local dishes features rich plates of creamy risotto with scallops, lamb chops in a pistachio crust and …