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La Botte

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Via Giuseppe Mazzini 6/8, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 30462
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
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Thu - Tue 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
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Adelaide, Australia
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159 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful Onion Soup and the lamb chops are fantastic... Service was excellent and location in the midst of it all.... Make a booking so you won't be disappointed or eat early !!!

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Stresa for five nights and saved this place till last, because of reviews here and in Lonely Planet. It was a bit of a mixed bag though, unfortunately. We went for two courses. First courses both good although the gnocchi was pre-cooked/shop bought whereas I had hoped it would be made 'in house'. The polenta with porcini was excellent... More 

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Sussex
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88 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made sure we arrived as this restaurant opened as we had heard that it was very popular, and it did soon fill up. We were out of season so I would recommend booking in advance if you would like to eat here. The restaurant is small and rustic with friendly staff and good home cooking. The portions were generous... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly stuff , family run restaurant small space but very well managed they will advice you on the meal

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Thank Khalid A
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only in Stresa for 5 nights but we ate dinner here twice. We just had to go back after our first great meal. The food is excellent and comes in hearty portions. My husband's mixed grill was a true feast! Delicious local dishes served in a small, welcoming setting. Matilde, the lady in charge, is wonderful. This little... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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252 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Very cose to the lake, just a few steps from a square in the town centre, La Botte seems to be a popular choice for good and simple food. We opted for various types of pasta - with mushrooms, creamy sauce and some cheese, and both options were very tasty. So were grissini, a part of coperto. Wines were fine,... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My zuppa di fagioli was very good, I highly recommend it. People with me had spaghetti aglio olio and gnocchi di capriolo, they were also very good, especially the gnocchi. My fish (misto trota) was only OK. Deserts we had were good Service was friendly, but little slow.

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Thank abay2017
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Excellent local food, all served beautifully. Very friendly and helpful. Menu in English. Some staff spoke English too. Highly recommend a visit.

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Thank Pauline N
Radomlje
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176 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I was headed for a dinner to a place just down the street when I walked by La Botte and something told me that I have to change my plans. So we decided to change the dinner plan and try La Botte. We were not disappointed. Mozzarella with prosciutto from the oven was great. Lasagna was excellent as was tagliata.... More 

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Bedford, Massachusetts
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70 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had a fantastic meal. Service was good and the food was excellent (and local). It stood out among the restaurants that we ate at in Stresa.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Mazzini 6/8, 28838, Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 30462
Description
From the room you can see the chefs who prepare your dishes. Typical restaurant and kitchen. Selection of meats, fresh fish from the Lake, homemade desserts, wine paper always looking for small producers, draught beer. In addition to the daily paper also proposed.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?