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Rutteria Lorenzo

Skagerrakstr. 6, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 201 8675347
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Skagerrakstr. 6, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful Italian restaurant. Great food and great wine. We felt very welcomed here. Service was good too.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank thecamva
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

This little restaurant was filled with guests to the limit. Every corner and every table taken, in close seating arrangements. I was told that without reservation you would not be able to eat here. Travellers are forewarned then, as i had not picked up on...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank JohnSt_2
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch not long before the restaurant’s afternoon break. We were greeted with friendly service and tasty food. One of us had pizza and the other lasagne. Both were good and served quickly and perfectly done with a smile. On our...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Aikman73
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

I disagree with most of the reviews. Maybe for Essen Germany this is excellent Italian but for me it was just good. For the price very good, with most pasta dishes under 15EUR. Although the staff were not fluent in English they were very friendly,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank RealW0rldTraveller
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Small (50 seats, I guess), unpretentious Italian restaurant close to the Aalto Theatre and the Philharmonie. Opens at 1600 which is useful. Excellent food at good prices: I had soup, a large pasta dish, two beers and coffee for Euro 23. I ate early and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Howard G
Reviewed March 28, 2017

We took the advice and booked a reservation some hours before dining. It was the last momen to do it. So I want to pay it forward and for free for you friends. Make the reservation. This seems to be very popular restaurant at weekends....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank SirReissumies
Reviewed March 22, 2017

If you want to taste the Italian hospitality in Essen, this is the place. They not only have the Italian food but the entire experience. Technically speaking they could be better here and there but who cares ? It's Italy ! - the taste is...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Erick S
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

This small trattoria in Essen, near Düsseldorf, has been a great surprise. In a warm environment you can have very good Italian food, with excellent and fresh suggestions. You can feel here as you were In Italy. Highly recommend for families, even with small children...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank cristiana149
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

In during the week I visited the place for lunch and dinner .Very tasty restaurant with a homely atmosphere. A week had passed since my last visit, but again I want to go to Lorenzo! :)))European cuisine and Italian, the prices are very reasonable. I'm...More

Date of visit: December 2016
2  Thank Andreexp
Reviewed December 14, 2016

Considering that I am Italian, I need to say that it is difficult to find real italian dishes here, but some places, like this are very good in keeping the recipes as much as possible close to the original ones. This place has good food...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank 452antoniol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skagerrakstr. 6, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Essen
  • Phone Number: +49 201 8675347
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