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La Locanda Del Buon Riso

Via Albertoletti Caire 13 | Lortallo, 28010 Ameno, Italy
+39 0322 905709
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
18 Sep 2016
“Lovely meal”
30 Jun 2016
“Concealed, but good.”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Albertoletti Caire 13 | Lortallo, 28010 Ameno, Italy
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Tucked away in the hills behind Orta is this little restaurant. The food was stunning, I had a primi of spaghetti and fagiolini - how simple is that? It was sooo good. My wife's steak was fabulous and I had the most amazing fish too....More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Located off the beaten track is this small restaurant. We at there with our little kid. The food was perfect. The chef made something special for our little kid that wasn't on the menu. He enjoyed it. Service was good.

Thank Nol v
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

A group of four of us visited as just down from the villa we were staying in. We ended up visiting twice over the week with both visits being perfect. Steak tartar was a particular favourite, although the fish and other courses were also excellent....More

1  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 9 July 2015

A delightful evening at La Locanda del Buon Riso now relocated in Lortallo. The staff were welcoming and the food beautifully presented and delicious. A memorable evening.

Thank TimeF0rUs
Reviewed 29 May 2015

The restaurant moved recently to this pleasant village location with spacious outdoor and indoor seating. Good menu, decent selection of wines, friendly service, fair prices.

1  Thank cdn_10
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We had fabulous meal sitting on the int balcony of this restaurant just off the main square. We had trouble finding it but it is worth looking for. The food is fine dining, really really good and we were overwhelmed by all the extras we...More

Thank NCB24
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Had an amazing meal. My husbands steak was phenomenal. In an old house by beautiful church. Truly special.

Thank Europeantravel2014
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Little restaurant in the heart of Orta We've been in this restaurant in July and even though was almost closing time, they welcomed us very warmly. Service was good , friendly and attentive. We especially enjoyed the Antipasti and our fish choice. Good variety of...More

Thank rebbi19
Reviewed 21 September 2014

This is a charming restaurant and we would certainly go back if we visit Orta again. The food was lovely with a good choice and we were glad we had spotted it on the way back from a walk. Great care was taken with the...More

Thank FMG240
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

Ws disappointed to see some negative reviews for this charming little restaurant! We have visited twice and have been very satisfied on both occasions. The service is impeccable, the staff very courteous and the food very good, with an interesting varied menu. The restaurant itself...More

Thank Mats-and-Co
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renzo r
Vorrei vedere il menu
20 September 2016|
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Response from marsalafine | Reviewed this property |
Il menu varia per averlo chiedi al titolare se ti invia copia del menu alla carta del momento
Google Translation
Ma il locale e' in Orta o in frazione Lortallo? che e' nel comune di Ameno?
30 June 2015|
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Response from Giovanni O | Reviewed this property |
è in frazione Lortallo. saluti gianni
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 39 - USD 52
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Albertoletti Caire 13 | Lortallo, 28010 Ameno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Ameno
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 905709
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Sulla prestigiosa salita detta La Motta, millenaria entrata del Borgo d'Orta, in un'ala della vecchia difesa del castello dell'isola, denominata "La casa forte" nasce il nostro piccolo ma grazioso ristorante. Con una cucina semplice e delicata,pasta fresca fatta in casa tutti giorni, carne locale accompagnata da ottimi vini piemontesi. Welcome in our little, but lovely guesthouseYou are on the famous slope MOTTA, thousand-year-old entrance of Orta, in a wing of an old defense of the castle on the island, also nominated as „the strong house“ 500/600 before Chr.