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Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria

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Lungolago Marconi, 1, 28041, Arona, Italy
+39 0322 248761
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Fort Worth, Texas
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

I was fortunate to be able to spend a few months in Arona over a couple of years and was able to wander through most of the restaurants in town during my many visits. I found the Giardino Ristorante Pizzeria to be the place I visited most often. The Staff has always been extremely friendly and, except for during special... More 

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Thank BCHP
RistoranteGiardino, Direttore generale at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear BCHP, Thanks a lot for the rich review! We are very pleased to do our work when a customer appreciates our service, our food and the variety of our menu. Please come early!! More 

Italy
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188 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This place is always busy, the food is good, yet locals have told me that it is not always fresh, I beg to differ. I have never had a bad meal there and find it a good place to have a long lunch.

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Thank M C
RistoranteGiardino, Responsabile reception at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear M C! Welcome again to our Restaurant! It will be a pleasure! Please, next time, feel free to taste our ETNA... a special for who loves pizza! More 

Newcastle upon Tyne
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We went to Arona for the day from Milan and noticed this restaurant was pretty full which is always a good sign. It was busy with Italian families all out for a relaxed Sunday lunch. My husband and his daughter had the mussels for starter and it was huge and they could have shared this they both said it was... More 

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Thank Fudgedog
RistoranteGiardino, Direttore generale at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear Fudgedog! The best meal of your weekend? Thank you so much for the great review and for the compliments to our restaurant! Come back soon!! Will be a pleasure!! More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

The restaurant was full in late October. Very few tourists and many locals, especially what appeared to be construction crews. Unfortunately when I asked (in Italian) for the same dish as the man next to me I was informed that was only for the "the workers." They had the same dish for me but it was much larger and more... More 

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Ranco (VA)
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Nice restaurant close to lake Maggiore in the centre of Arona with some outside seating. Huge choice of dishes on the menu, including 100 types of pizza, traditional Italian cuisine and local specialities. Helpful and friendly staff.

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Thank Timbo_Ranco
RistoranteGiardino, Responsabile reception at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear Timbo_Ranco, thanks a lot! We wait for you for dinner too!!! You're very very welcome! More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

All fresh and delicious, great portions, creative dishes, big choice of menu, great pizzas, nice busy ambiente, modern large space next to the lake. This restaurant, considering the food, was by far our favourite restaurant at lago maggiore and we tried out many traditional italian restaurants around the lake.

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Thank saint_end
RistoranteGiardino, Responsabile reception at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear saint_end, be your favorite restaurant on Lake Maggiore is a great news! You will always be welcome! <3 More 

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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

The food was average quality and so was the service. The atmosphere was not what we expected and it did feel a lot like a tourist trap. I do wish we had gone to a different place.

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Thank Bobby T
RistoranteGiardino, Direttore generale at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear Bobby T, What a shame that there was not the atmosphere that you expected!!! Maybe next time! More 

Poole
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Great variety in the menu. From burger and chips to a choice of fish dishes. Lovely atmosphere sat watching the people and cars drive passed while enjoying a great evening dinner.

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Thank LeeLeeB1985
RistoranteGiardino, Direttore generale at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear LeeLeeB1985, we are very glad you had a great dinner! We wait for you next time you'll be in Arona. More 

Oud - Beijerland
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This nicely situated Ristorante / Pizzeria offers good food. There's a terrace outside overlooking the boulevard and te Lago Maggiore. A friendly and hospitable staff looks after your well-being. The wine-chart is extensive but also expensive. We dined there last July (2016) whilst the weather was very sunny and so also very hot. We thought that sitting inside would offer... More 

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Thank DomHam
RistoranteGiardino, Proprietario at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear DomHam, Thanks for your review! We are sorry that you have been there the day that we turned off the air conditioning at the request of some customers. Next time definitely will not happen! More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Very good restaurant, pizzas are simply delicious, waiters are both professionnal and friendly, the atmosphere of the terrace is also a positive point

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Thank Constant B
RistoranteGiardino, Direttore generale at Giardino Arona Ristorante Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear Constant B, thank you very much! Welcome again to Arona! Welcome again to see and visit us! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$54
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungolago Marconi, 1, 28041, Arona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 248761
Description
Our traditional Italian cuisine is based both on meat and on freshwater and saltwater fish dishes, revisited with creative flair by our Chef. Moreover, our delicious desserts are the perfect end to a fine meal! We offer a great selection of still and sparkling wines, as well as a vast variety of beers for connoisseurs.

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