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La Zucca

Regione Bolco | Arola, 28891 Arola, Italy
+39 0323 821114
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
29 Jul 2017
“Another outstanding meal in a warm welcoming enviroment.”
14 Mar 2017
“very good lunch for very reasonable price”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Regione Bolco | Arola, 28891 Arola, Italy
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Reviewed July 29, 2017

Another memorable ocassion at The Zucca restaurant. The food was once again outstanding, the service was as always warm and courteous. Our friends were visiting from Tasmania, and have heard many recommendations of this restaurant.They were not disappointed, in their opinion one of the finest...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank David W
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Among all the places around Ispra this is definitely among the better ones having a business lunch. They have at least three or more choices per course, always a choice of vegetarian or not, often a choice of fish, and not only sugo al pomodoro...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank dogadoga
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Another celebration takes us to the Zucca restaurant, high in the hills of Arola, above Lake Orta. The food is exceptional, as is the service,hard work and professionalism, make this "little gem" my favourite place to dine. My compliments to the owners and staff, for...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank David W
Reviewed August 8, 2015

as the name Zucca means pumpkin , the take here is use of classic and local ingredients in innovative ways . The most astonishing Dolci ever , two carts of cake , tarts and panna cotta. Starters and main courses on a wisely chosen and...More

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank hornbeam01
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

I've been twice in this wonderful place up in the mountains. You can arrive in 20 minutes by car from the region of Verbania. It is a family business. The food is delicious and the service one of the best I've seen until now. They...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Cristina G
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

A quaint family run restaurant in a beautiful location. We were staying in Orta and this restaurant was recommended to us by a business associate. Most certainly worth the 25 minute drive from Orta. We would return again and again. Allesendra, the daughter of the...More

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank BobbyDavino
Reviewed June 29, 2015

1 appetizer, 6 plates, and 4 desserts and all were very good. The locals say it is good, too. Make reservations, as the place was filled with people who looked like locals or at least frequent visitors.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Industrial_Tourist
Reviewed June 10, 2015

Husband and Wife tag team to create an experience that one would not expect high in the hills above Lago d'Orta. Not an easy drive but worth the trip. All the food is prepared fresh daily following seasonal availability. Make sure you leave room for...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank 522lour
Reviewed June 6, 2015

We arrived today high in the hills above Lake Orta, to the tiny village of Arola and the home of the famous La Zucca Ristorante. We were here to celebrate a friends 90th Birthday in his favourite restaurant. What a magnificent setting, a meal fit...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank David W
Reviewed March 8, 2015

La Zucca is since my childhood our favorite family hangout. Located on the mountain road that connects Val Sesia and Val D'Orta, it is as simple as excellent. Food is gorgeous, traditional yet very sophisticated. I did love it when I was a child and...More

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank Silvianegrifirman
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Regione Bolco | Arola, 28891 Arola, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola  >  Arola
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 821114
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