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Il Portico

Via Domenico Ottolini 9, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 31324
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Via Domenico Ottolini 9, 28838, Stresa, Italy
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1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate here whilst staying in Stresa and this was the most expensive meal of the week yet the poorest in terms of food quality. Portion sizes are small and the desserts bought in. Would not return.

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this restaurant which is just off the main square and we're glad we found it. We were warmly welcomed and the food was delicious, the service was good, being friendly and attentive. One small point: to keep the restaurant full the staff...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal after a recommendation by the bar man at our hotel. The service was prompt and very friendly. Our food was fresh and the Italian flavours all came through. The prawns with brandy sauce gets my vote. I would eat here again,...More

Thank radhikadattani1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have now visited this restaurant each time we visit Stresa. The service is always excellent and friendly and the food consistently good. We visited in May time so probably quieter than later in the season but we have never had anything other than a...More

Thank Stinker_11
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We went there for lunch and unfortunately we wasted 70€ for: - bad food: dry Swordfish, the other fish dish was fried and the Tagliatelle have been prepared with dried Porcini -> awful and inedible - unfriendly service As we said that the meals weren't...More

Thank Leda T
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I read some of the negative reviews after we had eaten there. We had a very pleasant experience at this restaurant. The staff was very friendly as we tried to speak our bad Italian. They warmed up and spoke English with us. The atmosphere was...More

Thank Holtem
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We sat 4 people - two couples Our wifes weren't hungry, we ordered 3 dishes, and they kicked us out from, we have been told that they are a restaurant and not fast food, that was very sad that restaurant who serves tourists act in...More

Thank Oz M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

While in Stresa this past month, I had many a meal at this family friendly restaurant. The staff is wonderful, the food is fresh and cooked to perfection. The kitchen staff went out of their way to make me a dish that was not on...More

Thank MareJeff
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Maître D was very pushy and rude. He had no manners , in fact he pushed past an elderly man who was being shown to his table with no apology. I ordered gnocchi in a mozzarella and tomato sauce. I couldn't taste the mozzarella and...More

Thank MichelleM83940
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal here. Food was fantastic. Had a lovely ambience and the service was great too.

Thank louloucakes_13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Domenico Ottolini 9, 28838, Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 31324
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Description
tel: +39 0323.934510
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