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Il Cucchiaio di Legno

Via Prisciola 10, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
+39 0322 905280
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (6 reviews)
“salami” (6 reviews)
“risotto” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Prisciola 10, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

When you sit down you expect a nice home cooked meal at a "farm" restaurant. The menu is fixed and for the three of us they served 2 appetizers, 2 Primi( a pasta and risotto), 2 second I, and dessert. What we got was as...More

1  Thank Nick I
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Staying at one of the rooms here (separate review), I booked a table for dinner. It was a set menu, but there was no way you could be disappointed. The food was wonderful, and it just kept coming - lots of small dishes. I had...More

1  Thank Kate H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I had a dinner with my husband at "Il cucchiaio di legno" last January and it was a very good surprise: very good food, good choice of wine, local products very well cooked, nice place, simple but friendly service. I strongly recommend it. It is...More

Thank Citro72
Reviewed 13 February 2017

the food is rustic and uses traditional recipes and local ingredients and, when possible, is homemade. the menu is fixed so you do not get to choose what you are going to have but, instead, you'll get to taste a lost of different specialities! they...More

Thank Olivia F
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This is the most wonderful place. Well worth a visit to look at the painted houses. Turn off right on any of the roads towards the train station. Not many Restaurants or shops close by but for us that was a bonus. The women who...More

1  Thank 99Teresa
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is not the first agriturismo I've eaten in but it is certainly one of the best. It is important to know that this really is an option for meat eaters and those with a good appetite. We had three antipasti, pasta, risotto and two...More

2  Thank 12jmac1972
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great place to have a dinner. They have a set menu that you don't choose from. It consists of everything from several anitpasti, primi piatti, secondi piati and dolce. You get total of 8 dishes or so. Wine is not included in the price but...More

Thank plebedev
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Wonderful food, excellent wine list, attentive service with a smile and all at a superb price - what more could you ask for? Four antipasti dishes, two different first courses, two different mains plus a choice from at least four desserts and coffee all for...More

1  Thank darnickfolk
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We were told to meet at the restaurant at 8pm, the service started shortly after. There was no menu, just a series of dishes all of fabulous quality. The waiting staff were fantastic and helpful. We had 8 courses before we had to stop -...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 6 September 2016

If you plan to walk here from Orta San Giulio, make sure you bring a flashlight for the way back! Dodgy looking part of town near the rail station, but probably safe. Excellent value, the prices for bottles of wine are what you would pay...More

1  Thank Thomas C
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8 May 2015|
Response from 906francesco1954 | Reviewed this property |
La prenotazione non e' obbligatoria ma comunque consiglio di telefonare per prenotare un tavolo perche' il locale non e' molto grande e nei weeh end e' sempre tutto esaurito.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Prisciola 10, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 905280
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