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Ristorante LaStresa

Via Principessa Margherita 22, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 33240
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (14 reviews)
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Principessa Margherita 22, 28838, Stresa, Italy
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Calm place with great food and kind staff. The black pappardelle with prawns was the best pasta I have ever eaten :)

Thank gracemullen
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I have been in Italy for a week and never ate such an awful food like this restaurant is serving. I ordered Gnocchi made from purple potatoes- no taste, no flavour, such disappointing dish. there are such great places in Italy, the food is amazing,...More

Thank Itamar A
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here twice during our 9 day visit to Stresa. Meals were okay but not superb. Service was adequate but with only 3 tables occupied it could have been better. Service disappeared after meals were served. Would probably return.

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We ate here on our second night and booked again straight away for a special last night meal. Seats outside but preferred more privacy inside with air conditioning. Great quality food and wine and friendly servie

Thank DeenSteveG
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Waiters are friendly and helpful. We hadn't booked a table but got one anyway for 4 people. We were quite early in the evening so maybe that's why. Food was really very good. I had gnocchi made of ricotta and violet potatoes with a vegetable...More

Thank B M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

good restaurant, good food and attentive staff. Went to restaurant twice during our short trip to Stresa.

Thank Jason V
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This restaurant is clean and well laid out if a little sterile in appearance and a somewhat out of context with the alleyways of Stresa. I guess my wife and I dined on the same day as another correspondent. At the time of arrival around...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is not your typical Italian trattoria. It has a rather modern appeal in setting, food presentation and cuisine. The black noodles with seafood and pesto was delicious. So was the chestnut fettucine with porcini which was a seasonal special. I am usually wary of...More

Thank OrpheusTexas
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We went with friends on our last night in Stresa. We liked the menu, the staff, and the location. Our first course was promptly presented but then we waited. The place filled up. A nearby table of 4 was talking loudly and a child at...More

Thank JohnFabian
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had dinner there. We tried the ravioli, the pappardelle, the local white fish (wonderful) and dessert. It was wonderful. it is a quiet restaurant, reservation needed on weekends. Quite modern interior but conventional on the outside. This was the best restaurant we found in...More

Thank Seamoor7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:15
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Principessa Margherita 22, 28838, Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 33240
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