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Ristorante Venus

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Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pizza salad steak perfect view excellent location extensive wine list nice restaurant the main square place to eat local wine orta lake island lakeside ristorante ducks piazza elements
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

We stopped by a couple of times just for coffees as the restaurant is superbly situated right next to the Lake Orta's public ferry. Unfortunately not having a car with us we were restricted to the ferry timetables otherwise we would have eaten at this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DavidFOSH
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Good typical Italian food in a wonderful setting - the main square on the lakeside, with a tremondous view of Isla San Giulio and the far side of the lake.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Holmesdale41
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We went for a lunch during our visit of Orta SAN Giulio. They have a large seating area on the square side and a small one on the lake side, on which they serve only ristorante dishes. This means a little bit pricier but over...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stephanetram
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is an extremely nice restaurant overlooking the lake and with a good and friendly atmosphere. Staff are lovely and help to make your evening enjoyable. The first evening we dined here we had the fish tasting menu which was absolutely delicious. The second evening...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Josephine E
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly and personable staff, excellent views of the lake and the island and reasonable prices. Memorable evening!

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

The food at Venus was good and fairly inexpensive given the fantastic location on the side of the lake overlooking the island. Very romantic setting and one not to miss when in Orta

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank katecrook
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Simple Italian food, tasty, good value given the location. It is on the main square at the water front with great views of the Island. The mushroom pasta was excellent, and the pizza too.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Paul C
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at this restaurant yesterday. I had a lovely caprese salad topped with delicious salty olives. Relaxing lunch overlooking lake orta and the isle of san giulio.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Fridy S
Reviewed 20 July 2018 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

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lindagX8082SI
Reviewed 19 July 2018

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.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DenisO229
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