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Il Rapanello

Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 8, 28040, Lesa, Italy
+39 0322 7496
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 8, 28040, Lesa, Italy
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The weather continues to be fabulous. So a wonderful location with great views and with a good friend so the scene was set. Linguine Scoglio. A large plate, abundant with seafood. The house white made a good accompaniment. The staff, friendly and efficient. Looking forward...More

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this lovely little restaurant by our B&B hosts who booked us a table. When we arrived we were directed to a table where we booked looked out on the lake... very romantic! At first glance the menu looked expensive as a set...More

Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Super good setting for summer or winter. Great food - waiters come across grumpy but they really aren't. You must book ahead of time if wanting a table for the weekend in the summer.

Thank NickvdM82
Reviewed 7 June 2017

That says it all. Over our week's holiday in the area we went back to this wonderful restaurant for the 5th time during our stay before our flight home. A simple restaurant with a gorgeous waterfront location with a short fish only menu. Short is...More

Thank Ian602016
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Despite the beautiful location the food is excellent. All seafood and innovative. Service a tad slow but who cares when blessed with that view. Pino Grigio only $10 a bot so had two. Nice team. went last night and shall return this evening.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It was our last night on holiday and we chose this restaurant as it had a good menu. We visited when it was quiet and our food and wine order was quickly taken. The fish of the day was dorado with potatoes and it was...More

Thank GuyserC
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had an al fresco lunch on Sunday. The place is nice with tables right in front of the lake, I wouldn't quiet recommend it when it's really hot cause there's no shade and it might be a bit too much for the whole meal. The...More

Thank ge_mdm
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This is a cozy place in spite of the messy environment you find at the entrance. The dehors is nice. Dishes are quite creative and food is high quality. I recommend Spaghetti alla Teruggia: a big pan for two people full of seafood and linguine......More

Thank WW_Traveller_1965
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We ended up eating here twice during our brief stay in Lesa. The first night the dinner was very good, the food was delicious, and the staff helpful. We returned the next night and the food was very good again, but the staff was absolutely...More

Thank GreyGhost007
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Went with great expectations with friends. Met by surely member of staff, whose whole attitude was appalling, an almost could not be bothered attitude. We ordered and the food was fine if overpriced. We asked for another carafe of wine and when it arrived it...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 8, 28040, Lesa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Lesa
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 7496
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