PIEDMONT IN THE HEART OF THE ANCIENT VILLA NIGRA . The Ristorante Antico Agnello is in Miasino, on the eastern hills halfway along the lake and for over 20 years has been serving regional and traditional dishes of Piedmont and Italy. The regional dishes which will delight even the most demanding of palates are served in this fabulous, age-old venue, ideal for weddings, parties and special occasions. All the traditional dishes are prepared according to ancient customs and are as healthy and nutritious as they have always been. With a touch of class and taste which goes beyond memory.
Antico Agnello Via Solaroli 5 - Miasino (NO)
ALL THE FLAVOURS OF TRADITION IN PIEDMONT, THE LAKE AND MOUNTAINS There’s a lot here and it is all well done: the chef-owner loves to surprise and offers genuinely good cuisine using local ingredients, from starters through to dessert. There are highlights such as the ravioli filled with braised beef and the gnocco with gorgonzola cheese, and then again the Piedmont meat prepared with a very confidant hand and alternated with lake fish. And there is also pizza, a little of everything and all good quality. And above all in summer the tasty alternative of fresh tuna salad typical of Liguria. A well-stocked cellar. Restau Restaurant Madonna della Neve
Frazione Pratolungo - 28028 Pettenasco (No)
VEGETABLE GARDEN, LAKE AND THE “BREATHTAKING FLAVOUR” OF RURAL TRADITION The view from this historical hotel and restaurant perched on the hill above the eastern shore of Lake Orta is truly breathtaking. Just head off to Ameno where the quiet countryside is a tribute to this village whose name translates as Quiet. Traditional cooking honours the goodness of what grows in the family vegetable garden (as well as the tradition of the lake and nearby Alps), and a view to the horizon, to be enjoyed in summer from the terrace, stretching on one side as far as the Cusio and on the other to Monte Rosa. MORE INFORMATION The hotel is surrounded by greenery and tranquility and its location places it just a few kilometers from the most beautiful tourist resorts in the area such as: 3 km from the medieval village of Orta San Giulio and from the sacred mountain and the island of San Giulio – 20 km from Lake Maggiore and its islands – 15 km. From the Vetta del Mottarone (1491 meters above sea level) Lake Orta, Lake Maggiore, Ossolane Valleys, Mottarone, Val Sesia, nearby Switzerland and the major shopping cities between Piedmont and Lombardy. We […]
Via Armando Diaz, 7 - 28010 Ameno (No)
Tenuta Montezeglio restaurant / WOODS AND NEW FLAVOURS IN THE LAND BETWEEN TWO LAKES An affectionate couple, a cuisine of precision in its details all in the unbeatable setting of an ancient, inviting country house in the woods surrounding Invorio. The menu offers the simple flavours of a place between two lands, and two lakes, Orta and Maggiore, with a touch of class, imagination and colour. From excellent risottos to the specialities of land and sea, each as interesting in flavour as in presentation. A marked attention for seasonal ingredients and dishes, a richly stocked cellar. An ideal place for a meetings, receptions and weddings.
A DELIGHTFUL ENIGMA THAT REVEALS ITS GOODNESS AT TABLE Classic and creative cuisine where the waters of the lake really are a deeper blue, beyond the Crabbia promontory. Food here is a mixture of fantasy and tradition, surrounded by the green hills which rise from the lake towards the mountain called Mottarone. Not simply a restaurant but an experience of cuisine seeking authentic flavours produced locally, with marked attention for the seasons, freshness and quality. You sit at table with a view of Lake Orta and imaginative dishes that have been well thought out and are rich as well as served with attention and warm interest. Next door the Residence with fashionable Pub, offering food and football matches on their enormous TV screen.
via Provinciale, 48 28028 Pettenasco (No)
Teatro magico restaurant / Hotel San Rocco OLD WORLD STYLE AND CONTEMPORARY FLAVOURS ON THE LAKE SHORE This has always been a sought-after destination where the pe-erless view over the lake is great added value to the cuisine. Choose between the gorgeous terrace with lakeside moorin-gs and the dining room overlooking the lake and the island, under ancient beams and great arched windows. The kitchen led by a tandem of two young Chefs Andrea Saba and Denis Gioria is a rare example of the refinement of the culinary art and is renowned for the organization of special events and for convivial pleasures. A good cellar with fine Italian and Euro-pean labels and everywhere, restaurant, hotel and bar, elegant and attentive service. Restaurant Hotel San Rocco
via Gippini 11 - 28016 Orta San Giulio (NO)
GENUINE HOSPITALITY IN THE GREEN AND BLUE OF THE LAKE A quiet corner with a lake view and access to the private beach overlooking Lake Orta close to the village of Pettenasco. Sun, green countryside and calm. The Cormorano’s strength is the goodness of the pizza leavened slowly using quality ingredients and simple cuisine prepared with seasonal ingredients. As well as the beauty of the place overlooking the lake, the birds flying past, the summer breeze and the sight of the sunsets over the mountain tops.
Corso Roma, 81 28028 - Pettenasco (No)
TASTY EXCELLENCE WITH A BEACH AMONG THE BIRDS AND RUSHES This restaurant has warm light wood furnishings and natural colours with inside dining always open and is the ideal place or an aperitif, watching the sunset and the island of San Giulio as it lights up in the last rays of sunshine, before a tasty dinner of fish, vegetables, Piedmontese meat or one of an infinite variety of pizzas made with dough that has leavened for 48 hours. In summer all this extends to the terrace and patio overlooking the lovely long sandy beach. Moorings for motorboats.
Via alla Colonia 2 – frazione Buccione Gozzano (No)
Inserted in an old renovated farmhouse, the Darbia restaurant welcomes guests with a modern open kitchen. The dining room overlooks the large garden, from which you can enjoy a wonderful view of the lake and Monte Rosa. The pergolas of the garden await you for an aperitif in the suggestion of the sunset. The kitchen A taste of Italy: everything revolves around the products that come from our lands, which resemble us and make the gastronomic choices consistent with our nature. We are fortunate to belong to a region, Piedmont, which has made food its flag and we never tire of looking for its excellence. The restaurant is open to everyone, both for La Darbia guests and anyone who wants to try an exciting gastronomic experience on Lake Orta. We are open from Monday to Friday (for dinner only), Saturday and Sunday (lunch and dinner). Wednesday closed weekly. Children Children are welcome in our restaurant. The quality of the raw materials and the simplicity of the processing make our dishes perfect even for small palates. On request, we will be happy to reduce portions and serve natural dishes or seasoned only with oil and tomato. Events Aperitifs in the garden, […]
la darbia vacciago
IMAGINATION AND FLAVOUR IN THE ANCIENT STREETS OF ORTA In a slightly off the beaten position, almost as if you had to look for it, but also to try it out. Combinations that are anything but banal, on occasion contrasting, simple ingredients that at times are organic, rather like the small cellar of wines. In summer, lake terrines and “carpione”, Piedmontese pickled specialities, eel on a skewer or brochette, home-made pastas and fillings. A contemporary almost playful style of furnishing in the dining rooms on two different levels.
via Olina, 40, Orta San Giulio, 28016, Italy
EMOTIONS AND FLAVOURS UNDER THE PERGOLA ON THE LAKE SHORE Lake fish and Piedmontese meats are served in a breathtaking setting in this recently refurbished restaurant. It is the ideal place for an intimate romantic dinner as well as for groups of family or friends. Booking is advised at weekends. With its pretty pergola along the lake front, it is reached by way of the main road leaving San Maurizio d’Opaglio. Come and visit us at Ristorante Da Venanzio to taste our meat and fish specialties. We are open with a tasty menu for both lunch and dinner. At the Da Venanzio Restaurant in San Maurizio D’Opaglio, you can satisfy your palate with many fish and meat specialties. Our staff is attentive and kind, will welcome you and advise you. Our cooks are imaginative and experienced and our tasty and wholesome ingredients. We always offer you a very fresh fish. Come to us for your couple’s dinner or with friends, you will not regret it. Restaurant Da Venanzio
Lungolago VI Brigata Nello, 34, 28017 San Maurizio D’Opaglio NO
CREATIVE CUISINE AND AN APERITIVE ON THE LAKE, AMONG TORCHES AND CANDLES An elegant, refined location on one of Europe’s most romantic lakes: here good cooking is enriched with simple local ingredients and a vast selection of wines. In the evening, torches and candles make the already magical atmosphere quite unique for an elegant aperitif and creative cuisine showing imagination and precise balance. Charm and class on an exclusive terrace overlooking the glass-like waters of the lake. MORE INFORMATION The beach is less than a kilometer from the center of Orta San Giulio, one of the 100 most beautiful villages in Italy, Within walking distance of a walk along the lake shore. It is equipped with sun loungers and umbrellas, pedal boats, kayaks and is assisted by a beach view. A handy, a chic chiringuito serves drinks, cold food and ice cream.
Via Domodossola, Loc. Bagnera 28016 – Orta San Giulio (NO)
A GOURMET STAR IN THE HEART OF ORTA SAN GIULIO A Michelin star for the pleasure of those truly passionate about taste and flavour. This restaurant proposes a cuisine of fresh flavours and new creative combinations signed by Chef Andrea Monesi. Innovative and creative, his cooking is firmly rooted in Italian tradition. The very fine wine-list is of international calibre with over 600 labels and is edited with utmost care by Sara Orlando, passionate maître and sommelier who oversees the dining room and suggests pairings for the disheschosen with an authoritative, professional manner and a spirit of experimentation which completes the culinary offering. Theterrace offers unbeatable views of the stone roofs of Orta.
via Olina, 18 - 28016 Orta San Giulio (No)
Astragalo Cocktail Restaurant is a young club, born within the structure of Parco Commerciale, but with a completely independent life. The restaurant, in fact, has two entrances, one inside the Park and another one separated by the structure, which allows opening in extra hours. Excellent business lunches and the kitchen is also open in the evening, ideal for aperitifs and evenings with friends. Astragalo restaurant is the ideal location for organizing meetings and corporate events. The area of the room is large and accurate in detail and allows you to take advantage of a unique space on Lake Maggiore. The curved wall with projector creates a fantastic atmosphere to display videos and photographs. The audio system with console is among the most performing.
Via Trattati di Roma - Gravellona Toce (VB)
The Osteria, in an ancient courtyard, serves quality cuisine. Simple, authentic cooking, all home-made, from the bread to the pasta and desserts, ice-cream, dishes that will satisfy guests’ senses. An ancient courtyard for open air lunches. A choice of local wines and selection of gins and distillates.
Via V.Emanuele II,n°8 - 228014 Maggiora (N0)
TIMELESS BEAUTY IN A UNIQUE LOCATION This is the beating heart of the lake, where the crystalline origins of the island are lost in the mists of time. Traditional local dishes and specialities of the house are served, with a touch of creativity in the timeless ambience of the 18th century dining rooms and on the lakeside terrace with its stunning views. The focus is on risottos, pastas, lake fish and all the goodness of local ingredients. You cannot miss this little place as you walk through the island borgo but it can also be approached from the water and offers clients moorings. San Giulio restaurant
Isola San Giulio (NO)
At Locanda Alpe Quaggione you can find: menu for workers, typical menu of the locanda, à la carte menu or organize lunches, snacks, dinners, ceremonies or banquets. In addition to the menus you find in the appropriate section you can also choose between: Cutting board of cured meats and cheese platter. Our structure has comfortable rooms where you can stay even for a short holiday. From the rooms you can enjoy a breathtaking landscape and admire Lake Maggiore. Prices are divided as follows: – Single room 45 euros – Double room 70 euros – Triple room 80 euros – Half board 45 euros – Full board 50 euros In our structure you can stay with pets, at the booking of the room will apply a surcharge of 20 euros for the cleaning of the same
Via Alpe Quaggione,1 - 28887 Germagno (Vb)
ROOF TOP bar restaurant A WONDERFUL TERRACE ON THE ROOF OF LAKE, MIX OF UNIQUENESS AND TASTE Care, research and passion are our philosophy, three ingre-dients that you will find in our cocktails, our wine list and our spirits. Over 30 types of Gin, sophisticated cocktails and a wide selection of wines, make our terrace a meeting place where you can enjoy your summer evenings to have fun and relax in good company Abandon yourself in an oasis of re-laxation and tranquility, where you can disconnect from the daily routine, be enchanted by the colours of the sunset, and tempted by our special finger food. New covered pergola and open kitchen where you can savour simple, delicious dishes and also tastings of local cheeses.
Via Legro 33/35 28028 Pettenasco (NO)
A GOURMET EXPERIENCE OFFERING AUTHENTIC TRADITION Mattia, a chef with plenty of experience, is seriously passionate about his cuisine becoming true tradition, simple no frills cooking with ingredients of the highest quality. The seasons are the key to everything here, passing from spring ingredients such as asparagus to the autumn mushrooms from the Mottarone. His restaurant is simply furnished and cosy, decorated with memorabilia from past times such as ladders, a wood burning stove and fireplace burning daily in winter. A fine selection of wine focusing on local producers of Vespolina and Ghemme, spreading to the rest of Italy too. L’ustariola Dal Tia restaurant
Via Roma 20/a, Briga Novarese (NO)
Crossroads restaurant pub At the entrance of Orta, the meeting point for food, drink, music Located on the roundabout at the entrance of Orta San Giulio, in front of the famous Villa Crespi, Crossroads Pub is the perfect spot for a stop while discovering the village, the island and the Sacro Monte. In English the word “Crossroads” means the place where two or more roads meet i.e. cross each-other, in Italian it is rendered as “incrocio, crocevia” and it represents the meeting point of peoples and the derived exchange of experiences and different cultures. It proposes a broad range of soft-dough pizzas, fine meat burgers, cutting boards and aperitifs, salads, first and second courses that can be tasted on the outdoor terraces as well as in the large indoor spaces.
Via Domodossola 7, Orta San Giulio (NO)
Restaurant 9090 – Canottieri Omegna, this place, thanks to its privileged position by the lake and a step away from the mountains, is the ideal place to enjoy, according to the desire of everyone, everything that the city and the territory have to offer. From the recovery of this long-abandoned area, FOODIE cafè bistrot and the 9090 restaurant were born, located in the main building together with INFO POINT with information material for tourism; and OUT-DOOR access point for all outdoor sports activities, housed in the oldest building already historic site of the Canottieri Omegna sports club. The whole project recalls and fuses the different souls of the town and the excellences of its surroundings to make it a meeting place where everyone can recognize themselves, and feel at home. The long industrial tradition of Omegna “country of pots and coffee pots” is recalled by the atmosphere of the rooms and by the name of the Canottieri Omegna restaurant: 9090 is in fact the first Alessi coffee maker awarded with the Compasso d’Oro award and exhibited at New MOMA York. The typical products of the territory, today known and appreciated even outside the local borders, find ample space in the […]
Lungolago Buozzi 37 28887 Omegna VB
A PLACE TO MEET, YOUTHFUL TASTE ON THE BEACH Restaurant, bar and pizzeria, right on the lakeside beach in Pettenasco: a quiet place to enjoy moments of sheer relaxation. A fresh atmosphere with contemporary design where youthful local as well as more complex dishes are offered. There are open spaces with a lake view and an inside dining room. Dolphins also turns out some tasty pizzas. To accompany, a careful selection of wines and draught beers. Overlooking the Pettenasco beach, a set menu is offered at lunchtime during the week.
Via Passeggiata Lago, 50 28028 PETTENASCO ( NO)
GENUINITY ON THE ROAD LEADING FROM THE LAKE UP TO THE MOTTARONE A meeting point between lakes and mountains, this restaurant is set in the heart of one of the most charming areas in northern Piedmont: a family atmosphere which for over forty years has been a local point of reference with a distinctive welcome. The hotel offers clients a convenient car park right opposite, a play park for children and a bar with an outside area in which to enjoy this peaceful place. Indoors a large dining room to enjoy good company over a plate of good food. Bar open to the public.
Via per Armeno, 10 - 28010 Miasino (NO)
At 3 km from the center of Omegna into the uncontaminated nature of the mountains with a breathtaking view on the Mottarone and a fine small lake. Traditional cuisine, exalted by our Chef. Fine cocktails. Transport service available. Kids entertainment by APS Zazzi. Event planning.
Via Ponte Bria 100, 28887 Omegna (VB)
CREATIVE LOCAL CUISINE WHERE NATURE IS THE LEADING LIGHT Lucio, one of the owners and a talented young chef, is in the kitchen serving simple traditional dishes as well as elaborate fish dishes with his characteristic passion and loving care. The restaurant proposes a set menu each day and the à la carte menu offers a wide range of meats and fish prepared with selected ingredients. Some dishes are popular with regular clients and among these a dish of mixed gratinéed fish, risotto Croce Bianca with local toma mountain cheese and pear, fried fillet of lake perch.
Via Mazzini 2 Omegna (VB)
APPRODO AS IN MOORINGS, A TASTE EXPERIENCE ON THE WATERS OF THE LAKE The hotel’s restaurant offers regional and international specialities at lunch and dinner, in the bright dining room or on the lakeside terrace. Beautifully served dishes highlighting local ingredients and professionally friendly staff are marks of distinction in this perfect location for a candlelit dinner with fine wines selected from local Piedmont and international labels. Fine lake cuisine with, at lunchtime, a dedicated menu for quick snacks, also served round the pool during the summer months. The wine bar offers a good selection of wines by the glass, cocktails and beers. swimmingpool open to the public. Private moorings available as well as the public boat stopping here.
Corso Roma, 80 – 28028 Pettenasco (No)
LOCALITA’ MOTTARONE VETTA – STRESA WHEN THE VIEWS AND FLAVOURS TAKE IN TWO LAKES A splendid villa high up on the Mottarone, balanced between Lakes Orta and Maggiore: here is a return to tradition with salamis from small local producers and cheeses from the local co-operative producer. Home-made cooking is a triumph of pastas and main courses are principally meat and game. Local cheese dishes can be booked in advance, as can cheese fondues and raclette. Desserts are also home-made and feature jam tarts, bread cake, strudel, tiramisù, lemon tart, semifreddo parfaits in fruit flavours, and more besides. All this accompanied by local red and white wines, amongst others.
Loc Vetta del Mottarone - 28838 Stresa (Vb)
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Via Gramsci 20b Borgomanero
La Cascinetta Guest House è situata a soli 4 km. da Omegna, un angolo di paradiso vi aspetta. La Tavernella Restaurant saprà deliziarvi il palato in un incantevole giardino con vista lago, la Guest House vi ospiterà accogliendovi per un soggiorno nella quiete.
Via Lago ,14 Oira di Nonio( VB )
LAKE FISH AND COOKING THAT LOOKS TOWARDS THE ISLAND The Imbarcadero restaurant is on the western bank of Lake Orta, less well-known than the eastern one, but no less charming. There are breath-taking views to be had from this restaurant with the island of San Giulio and Orta in the distance, the Mottarone a little further on. The cooking is done by Massimiliano Ianni, owner and chef who is creative without bordering on extremism and focuses on the area offering fish, risottos and pasta, fish, while using ingredients from all over Italy.
Piazza Motta, 1 - 28010 - Pella (NO)
Miami Beach restaurant / MAMMA ANTONIETTA’S COOKING ON THE LAKE SHORE Mamma Antonietta awaits you on the beach, on the shores of Lake Orta at the foot of the Buccione Tower, with her simple but genuine home cooking as well as sandwiches, hamburgers and all that is essential for a lovely day on the beach. The gorgeous setting of Lake Orta, here seen from the south, completes the mood and atmosphere. Ideal for a lunch with family or friends, or a whole day on the lake. Boats can moor here.
Civico 26 bar restaurant A TASTY PIT STOP ON ARRIVING AT THE ANCIENT VILLAGE A small, charming bar in the immediate vicinity of the char-ming old roads that go down towards Orta’s main square. Young well qualified staff. Wines and champagnes by the glass and a fine selection of cocktails and gins. A small menu of tasty snacks and raw fish. During the season, musical evenings with themed menus. An unbeatable view over the characte-ristic stone roofs of Orta and its island. The tourist train stops here too.
orta san giulio
AT THE COURT OF ANTONINO, DISCOVERY EMOTION AND CLASS The highest levels of cuisine and gastronomy. Here Antonino Cannavacciuolo, international thoroughbred and star, finds meaning, balance, the perfection of a cuisine that blends the rhythms and flavours of an Italy that is so well-known for its taste and traditions. He takes inspiration from his homeland of Naples as well as from his chosen home, and ours, Lake Orta. This is the finest example of what today is cooking with emotion, beneath the cupola of an improbable minaret, where everything is sheer class, nothing is obvious; it is discovery, evolution, experience, avant-garde. An incomparable wine cellar. Relais & Chateaux Villa Crespi, elegant Moorish residence with gourmet restaurant on the shores of romantic Orta Lake, just over 40 minutes from Milan Malpensa International Airport, the authentic expression of Antonino Cannavacciuolo’s passion and soul His wife Cinzia. Antonino, originally from Vico Equense on the Sorrentine coast, settled on the shores of Lake Orta San Giulio, a pearl nestled amongst the green rocky Alps, where, since 1999, Cinzia shares his daily life, love and passion for the ‘ Hospitality and good cuisine with their guests.
via G. Fava 18 – 28016 Orta San Giulio (No)
AUTENTICITY AND HARMONY WITH STUNNING VIEWS The Locanda della Posta restaurant in Quarna is family run and focuses on local specialities. A simple place that enjoys offering everyone a warm welcome, making locals and visitors feel at home. The chef boasts long experience in the kitchens of quality hotels. Polenta, meats but also fresh local vegetables are lovingly prepared and traditionally served. And that is not all, in the evenings pizza made with sourdough are available. Here moments of sheer conviviality are to be savoured and it is possible to see and meet well-known musicians who come here to choose their instruments made by the specialists of Quarna, locals and the visitors to a nearby Yoga centre.
WOODS AND NEW FLAVOURS IN THE LAND BETWEEN TWO LAKES An affectionate couple, a cuisine of precision in its details all in the unbeatable setting of an ancient, inviting country house in the woods surrounding Invorio. The menu offers the simple flavours of a place between two lands, and two lakes, Orta and Maggiore, with a touch of class, imagination and colour. From excellent risottos to the specialities of land and sea, each as interesting in flavour as in presentation. A marked attention for seasonal ingredients and dishes, a richly stocked cellar. An ideal place for a meetings, receptions and weddings.
Località Monticelli, 4 - 28045 Invorio (No)
SIMPLICITY AND FRESHNESS IN THE LIVELY CENTRE OF OMEGNA A Novara style steak: this is one of the dishes for which the bistro in Omegna’s town centre is known. A meeting place for the young and sociable, with simple, honest cuisine, it is an ideal venue for an evening or a break with friends. With a pleasant outside area in summer, a rich selection of wines and draught beer, the Forum is also the prestigious headquarters of the Foundation of Omegna’s Museum of Arts and Industry.
Parco Maulini, 8 - 28887 - Omegna (VB)
Hotel Ristorante Al Sorriso was born in 1981, from the initiative of Angelo, reduced from an international formation as a restorer to the very highest levels and Luisa, self-taught and original cook from Soriso. The secret of their success is the result of sacrifices, of authentic passion for the excellence of the table, the cult of the taste that is inherent in all the children of the land of Piedmont. Today, after thirty years, the Michelin star and the numerous international awards make Al Sorriso an oasis of harmony and cordiality, a delightful concentration of emotions. A dream, in short. Angelo and Luisa Valazza will welcome you in the best way in this small ancient village: porphyry paved streets and bowls that wind through the old restored houses respecting the ancient and mild style of the population where the silence, the fresh and pleasant climate reigns undisputed. Angelo and Luisa Valazza will welcome you in the best way in this small ancient village: porphyry paved streets and bowls that wind through the old restored houses respecting the ancient and mild style of the population where the silence, the fresh and pleasant climate reigns undisputed. Hotel Ristorante Al Sorriso was born in 1981, from the […]
Via Roma 18, 28010 Sorriso (NO)
SUPERB VIEWS, CREATIVE DISHES AND EXCELLENT WINES Elegant cuisine, rich cellar with the most care for detail and peerless views over the most romantic of all the Italian lake. The restaurant seeks the finest seasonal raw materials preparing them with creativity. These are the principal characteristics that Executive-chef Alessandro Elefante, a native of Naples, serves up in his truly unique dishes. Boasting beautiful dining rooms on the lake shore, the outside summer terrace with gazebo offers beautifully set tables with flowers and candles for a highly romantic atmosphere. The Roof Top garden with its olive trees is not to be missed. Private moorings for clients and the public boat stops here.
Via Provinciale, 1 - 28028 Pettenasco (No)
AN 18TH CENTURY COUNTRY HOUSE NOW A GOURMET INN An inn, yes, but a stylish one. Set in the ancient village of Crabbia, a rustic 18th century building is now elegantly dressed, with exposed stone and brick walls, offering cuisine that is both local and imaginative, moving confidently between the genuine traditions of the Piedmont countryside to embrace modern tone and balance. Fassone Beef Tartare with oil and lemon, lardo with walnuts and honey, home-made pasta, colourfully creative desserts, focusing on seasonal ingredients, a well-stocked cellar and a great deal of passion, pure and simple. Upstairs romantic apartments are available.
Vicolo chiuso, 8 28028 - fraz. Crabbia di Pettenasco
CERTAINTY OF GOOD COOKING THAT IS BOTH SIMPLE AND TRADITIONAL In the historic centre of Omegna we find cooking that originates in simplicity and embraces contemporary style. Home-made pastas, with careful cooking, measured and tasty. Traditional meat dishes from selected cuts and a cellar where both wines and beers have an equal share. An inn of yore with attention for both raw materials and detail. It is an excellent meeting place for the young staying out until late as well as the colourful characters of this fanciful little town lapped by the waters of Lake Orta.
Giuseppe Verdi,10 - 28887, Omegna (Vb)
IN THE ANCIENT VILLAGE OF ORTA TABLES OVERLOOK THE WATER The historical Restaurant Leon d’Oro, born in 1815 and raised by the Ronchetti Family since the very beginning, is stunningly placed between the lakeside and the medieval town centre. This charming building has a terrace with lake view and two restaurant rooms newly renovated. The location is perfect for romantic dinners cradled by the lake waves. Chef Cesare Scazzosi combines our Italian tradition with local food such as homemade fresh pasta and lake fish; a wide range wine list goes from Colline Novaresi to European vineyards.
Piazza Motta, 42 - 28016 Orta San Giulio (No)
A WELCOMING GARDEN ON THE WESTERN HILLS OF THE CUSIO Cooking at Le Betulle Hotel and Restaurant is certainly not complex but at the same time neither is it simplicity itself. It offers elegant experiences, delicate experimentation and delicious food while focusing on the local terroir and the tradition of all that is home-made in a combination of experimentation, nouvelle cuisine and family tradition. Time-tested dishes which are simply timeless. The restaurant offers experience, cuisine and the natural beauty of its surroundings for the organisation of wedding receptions and other special occasions.
Via XXV Aprile, 54 - 28017 S. Maurizio d’Opaglio (No)
CREATIVE GENUINE CUISINE WITH NATURE IN THE LIMELIGHT Set in the area between Lakes Orta and Maggiore, the brand new Verum restaurant is open to the public with its own entrance and offers private access to guests in the Hotel Cortese. Original décor welcomes clients in a spacious bright dining room with large picture window overlooking the woods and the mountains, made all the richer by works of art and design as well as the furnishings which have been inspired by the deep soul of nature: the outlines of trees and leaves, the exposed natural wood, fruits, stone, water, fire … light and colour both cosy and inspiring deep emotion. The kitchen is entrusted to a young but very competent and talented team, with experience in starred restaurants in Italy and abroad.
Via due Riviere 24/c armeno
HOSTARIA ORCO BACCO Emanuele and Simone in the dining room, chef Valentina in the kitchen, all sharing a common aim: offering their knowledge and passion for food and wine while making the Hustaria into a point of reference for the area. Via Prevosto Felice Piana, 90 – 28021 Borgomanero (No) Tel. + 39 0322 845526 Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org /facebook.com/pg/HostariaOrcobacco
Via Prevosto Felice Piana, 90 - 28021 Borgomanero (No)
Vecchio circolo restaurant – Once an inn and hangout for locals in the ancient hamlet of Lortallo at the foot of Mount Mesma, this is now a workshop devoted to colourful and geometric contemporary cuisine. Here you find both evolution and research. The dishes on offer are first and foremost eye-catching and fun. This is the latest adventure of a young chef and an owner with great experience (he also has the Boeuc Wine Bar in Orta), played out in alpine scenery close to nearby Lake Orta and the alps of the Agogna valley. A meeting of past and future to be reached by way of a pretty walk (as far as your table) through green paths winding up through the hills.
via Carlo Porta n. 4 28010 Ameno fraz. Lortallo
The Restaurant Pizzeria Vecchio Forno is very cozy and has a welcoming atmosphere, divided into two rooms facing each other. You can taste excellent pizzas from thin and light dough with fresh and good quality ingredients.
Via Gaetano Fara, 3 28028 - Pettenasco (NO)
Three kilometers from the center of Omegna, immersed in the uncontaminated nature of the mountains, with a breathtaking view of the Mottarone and adjacent lake for sport fishing. We offer a traditional cuisine, finely interpreted by our chef to enhance the excellent local products. Space dedicated to children and entertainment in collaboration with the Zazzi association. Special events on request.
via ponte bria 100 omegna
Small but mighty, the villa’s dining room hosts up to nine tables for lunch or dinner, all in view of lake Maggiore and the Borromee islands. Villa Pizzini has 5 different rooms to meet the different needs of our guests, here you can “discover” them. The rooms are right by the ski slopes so you can start skiing right from the villa.
Villa Pizzini - Località Mottarone
- alpe quaggione
- alzo di Pella
- bolzano novarese
- briga novarese
- forno valstrona
- gravellona toce
- isola san giulio
- madonna del sasso
- massino visconti
- oira di nonio
- orta san giulio
- quarna sotto
- san Maurizio d'opaglio
The tourist union of Lake Orta gathers 70 receptive and commercial activities. We operate in tourism promotion, in the production of informative material and we support cultural projects aimed at enhancing the territory.
Together to enhance the beauty of the places and promote its history.