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Ristoro Antico

Via Bottelli 46 | Arona, 28041, Arona, Italy
+39 0322 46482
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“ravioli” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Bottelli 46 | Arona, 28041, Arona, Italy
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Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Exciting location runner by a family in a friendly manner. Good traditional food the Italian way. A very nice evening.

Thank Kryssord
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

During a nice day out on the lake my italian boyfriend and I decided to have dinner in Arona. He remembered this restaurant from 10 years ago and we decided to go again. The place hadn't changed much. Its very authentic, almost like having dinner...More

1  Thank Annelies B
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant hidden in an alleyway in Arona has authentic Italian food and a family home atmosphere. It is owned and operated by a husband and wife. We went on a Wednesday night and it is a great night to come, no crowds. The host...More

Thank Holtem
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Authentic Italian food at bargain prices. Gnocchi are a must. Home made bologna sauce. Nice friendly staff, English is ok

Thank bgoldstucker
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

As other reviews have said it's run by husband and wife primarily. There wasn't a menu. He explained it all to us - with most of the ingredients for the dishes all being sourced from themselves ( Eg. Salami, porchetta). Our starters were pasta followed...More

1  Thank Neil W
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This place is ran by a husband and wife that add a special touch to your evening. Every night the menu can change but everything is always delicious. It's a set price of €25 for your appretivo, first, and second meal. Wine and desert are...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has some of the most charming and intimate tables. The large glass window opens completely allowing for a cool breeze to refresh you while eating in the summer. This restaurant opens around 7:15-7:30. Again, we have found an authentic Italian restaurant that serves...More

Thank Holtem
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

I've never had a bad meal while in Italy. Ever. And antico was no exception. The reason for this review is for the fantastic grappa offered to us after dinner. I've never had anything better! I will plan on eating here every time I come...More

Thank Itsme0151
Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Ristoro Antico is a typical and beautiful restaurant run by a warm friendly couple who cook very good "home-made" food. The man is just like Pinocchio's father Geppetto (and I say this with all my nicest and sweetest intentions), he's so kind, funny and gentle!...More

Thank João M
Reviewed September 23, 2015

We had not booked, which if we had arrived 10 minutes later would have meant no dinner! Signora Olga found a table for two for us and our wonderful evening commenced.Senor Gustavo came with an Aperitif, a young lady (a member of the family?) explained...More

Thank Christopher L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bottelli 46 | Arona, 28041, Arona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 46482
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