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Ristorantino da Issa

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Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II 15/16 | Pordenone, 33092 Cavasso Nuovo, Italy
+39 339 144 9720
19:00 - 23:30
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Pordenone, Italy
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71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The restaurant is unique in this area, actually i don't know Jordan restaurants' habits then i'll describe my experience without any bias. We arrived in an empty bar, after a while the lady found us and showed the dining room. Issa is utterly friendly and somewhat irriverent, but we accepted his rough irony. Ok, let's eat something! Nothing to choose... More 

1 Thank Flavio1976
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Wonderful meal with wonderful hospitality! My husband and I were traveling in the area, and decided to check TripAdvisor for recommendations. Amazing! We were blown away by the decor and the food! The food was outstanding and truly authentic. Issa and his wife Luci were one of a kind. We hope to visit again!

Thank JJAT89
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

AWESOME!!!!!! I highly recommend this cozy warm intimate place!you really will enjoy this awesome place and magnificent people! The food was great an perfect dinner were sat promptly by ISSA, the CHEF! The food was just expertly prepared and taste delicious! I usually believe a restaurant is all about food, but here it's all about family, memories, food, friendship culture... More 

Thank Giuglea Nicolae C
1 review
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

I went to the restaurant because one of my friends was looking for an arabic food restaurant and i wanted to try it before telling him. The food was amazing and Issa and his wife treated me like family, they invited me to sit with them and their friends. I had one of the best nights i had in Italy.

Thank Aryani V
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, fantastic hosts and atmosphere...a definite must do. This was the first time my husband and I tried Jordanian food...we were pleasantly surprised :).

Thank Nicole_Fabio
Ottawa, Canada
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I've been to Lebanon many times and Issa prepares the same authentic food you find in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria. The food is perfection, the restaurant decor is phenomenal and the service by the owners is unbeatable. If you want a nice and social, tasty dinner this is a must. Worth the drive!! Thank you for the wonderful evening and taste... More 

Thank K G
San Francisco, California
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016

I visit Ristorantino da Issa every time I'm in Friuli because every time I'm there I crave all of the middle easter flavors that Issa's cuisine can deliver! If you are a fan of this kind of cuisine or if you want to have a new experience with food, please do visit this amazing restaurant and I promise you will... More 

Thank Bmerry17
Sacramento, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

I wrote a review 2 years ago(2013) for this restraunt. I try to visit Issa's restraunt at least once a year during my visit to Friuli. Each time his choice of food, drinks and deserts have come to pleasantly surprise me. Dining experience is differ met at his restraunt, it is a warm and friendly environment with high-end middle eastern... More 

Thank siamimi
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1 review
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

I visited Ristorantino da Issa this evening, and I was overly impressed. From the very beginning my wife and I were welcomed into the restaurant and it felt like home. Let's just say that the food tasted like my grandmother prepared it, and my grandma can cook!! Chef Issa not only prepares the wonderful food, but he serves you as... More 

Thank Mishon M
Ferrara, Italy
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I drive from over two hours away just to come to this restaurant. It's always a surprise to discover what Issa has prepared. The food is absolutely delicious and Issa and his wife are some of the most hospitable people I have met. Everything is delicious, from the hummus to the mansaf. I absolutely recommend this place. I live in... More 

1 Thank JoeNol

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 38
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II 15/16 | Pordenone, 33092 Cavasso Nuovo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Pordenone  >  Cavasso Nuovo
  • Phone Number: +39 339 144 9720

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?