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Cafe des Arts

via Olina,13 | Lago d’Orta - Novara, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
+39 366 931 6952
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
11 Sep 2016
“Nice little restaurant”
28 Aug 2016
“Great place for a drink and live music”
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Italian, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
via Olina,13 | Lago d’Orta - Novara, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great food we keep returning for lunch each day. Thursday night they had live music which was also heaps of fun. This place is quirky and fun

Thank TravelersofOZ
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Porta San Giulio has lots of nice bars, shops and restaurants, but this little one is so charming, romantic and beautiful that we had to go and sit there even not having any desire for any food or drinks. We just took a cappuccino to...More

Thank michael w
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had planned on eating at a restaurant in the main square, Piazza Mario Monti, but were driven away by a group of drum majorettes playing very loud music over loudspeakers. So we took refuge here instead. Food seemed simple but good, service friendly and...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Had drinks with friends here.. Owner was lovely, short balding fella with tash. Very smiley and friendly. Nice for wines and coffee after restaurants as open til 12. We went back for music evening.. Nice place.

Thank leeech
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Yes you can eat here, although we didn't for no other reason than there so many choices. However, its a great place to go after you have eaten. It has a great bar/pub feel to it and occasionally live music. Gemmy the owner is a...More

Thank IrishSilverSurfer
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We spotted that there was going to be live music on Thursday evening and that the menu looked very reasonable too, so we booked a table for the two of us for dinner. It is a small cosy atmospheric little restaurant with an open courtyard...More

Thank nigelgibbs1
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This restaurant recently changed hands and what a difference it has made! Lovely atmosphere and a super menu. Interesting and delicious choices with a good selection for vegetarians. We enjoyed the menu so much that we visited three times at both lunch and dinner time...More

Thank ilonam387
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Food wasn't fresh and we were charged for a dish we did not order, didn't realise until we got back to room so just double check your bill. Food was ok not overly fresh or tasty but did the job food in orta in general...More

Thank Nbsur
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I walked around Orta looking at menus to try to find something that was a bit different than the usual pizza & pasta type menus and decided to give the Café des Arts a try despite its mixed reviews on TripAdvisor. Maybe it's what we...More

Thank Tvlrah
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We ate here on our last evening staying in Orta San Guilio. What a shame it hadnt been open all week because we would have gone back again and again. My husband had the wild boar papardelle and enjoyed it, i had the small pork...More

Thank Helen S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Olina,13 | Lago d’Orta - Novara, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: +39 366 931 6952
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