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Ristorante Venus

Piazza E. Motta 50, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
+39 0322 90362
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (74 reviews)
“salad” (27 reviews)
“lamb” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Piazza E. Motta 50, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We picked a platter to split, cheese and ham, as we just wanted something small to eat to the wine. Not only did we have to pay for 2 platters but they tried to charge more for the wine. They pointed to a different menu...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very good place with a amazing view of the Orta Lake. The food we ate was very good (cod fish and a pasta). Also the cheese was very good.

Thank Denis O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food pretty good, a little above above average for Orta (3.5 stars not quite 4). Lake outlook/ views from the terrace. Tourists will concentrate here without working a little harder to find the really good places a little away from waterfront. Pretty good service. An...More

Thank Peter0999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely LOVE the food here and the salads are amazing too! The only thing to keep a track of is if you are dining as a large group as they won’t split the bill so we had to do a lot of admin after one...More

Thank midgetjones91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location and views, but the food was disappointing. Tried a pasta dish and a risotto, and both were well presented but lacked taste. Prices are relatively high due to the touristy location.

Thank Eklanda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for a coffee - our usual arrangement if we are thinking of lunching in a place later in the day - but found the service very slow...…..and, since the coffees were nothing special, didn't return for lunch

Thank An_Old_Burian
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The two of us dined at the Venus on a Monday and a Friday evening. On both occasions we were seated 'in the front row' inside the restaurant, protected from the elements by a clear plastic blind. The perfect view towards Isola San Giulio as...More

Thank lakegirl48
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The best table in town if you get a table on the waterfront of the main square. Not so good on a busy night if you are put behind the building. Service can be slow on a busy Saturday night but pleasant enough. Pizzas and...More

Thank JournoNsw
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Accidentally drove straight into the Piazza down a very windy single track road that looks impassible to any vehicle over the size of a BMW 3 series. Deceptive as it was we managed to squeeze through and drove straight into the piazza to find ourselves...More

Thank Owtanabout
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We returned to the restaurant for a late lunch and enjoyed a wonderful prosciutto and rucola pizza and insalata caprese sat on the veranda at the lake edge......and the price was reasonable.

Thank Stainlesteve
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza E. Motta 50, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 90362
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