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Il Rapanello

Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 8, 28040, Lesa, Italy
+39 0322 7496
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“mussels” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 8, 28040, Lesa, Italy
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice resto outside we had dinner a few meter from the lake. Great seafood as we enkoyed the specials.

Thank Marian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seafood restaurant as it should be. Meaning a) simple tables set on the watefront of a small boat marina b) not much in terms of printed menu c) ...because they serve the fish that is fresh today and they would cook it as you like....More

Thank Vladimir M
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

After being recommended this restaurant by our local contact we chose the risotto. The tenderness of the fish and delicate balance of flavours in the risotto were unbelievable and it we had to stop ourselves from eating it all as quickly as it arrived. Service...More

Thank Chibihobo
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Fresh ingredients and friendly staff. Good italian stovetop coffee. Quick to serve! Also quite well located.

Thank Hélder L
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
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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
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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