We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Ruga del Corso

Via Cesare Battisti 12, 28041, Arona, Italy
+39 0322 44196
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
18 Aug 2017
“Great option off the main tourist area”
26 Jun 2017
“Not impressed”
Closed Now
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Cesare Battisti 12, 28041, Arona, Italy
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (298)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed August 18, 2017

Most places are not so good with quality / food on the waterfront besides Aldo.. If you want a with local with true locat menu....go here... great service unlike most in Italy Well cooked nice place on the side road. Charming. Not cheaper than lakefront,...More

Reviewed June 26, 2017

It is down a small backstreet, where you expect to get good value. However, I found the helpings modest and the prices high for what it is. My squid had hard transparent pieces which I thought were plastic, but I was assured was part of...More

Thank Jincognito
Reviewed June 5, 2017

We stumbled into this restaurant while walking through the city of Arona and walking along the lake and enjoying the beautiful scenery. At first we were not sure since the restaurant is located in the center of town and were afraid that this would be...More

Thank GattoViziato
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Walking and came across this place by chance. Busy, so generally a good sign. They did have a set lunch menu which looked like value for money but we ordered off the menu. I had the stuff squid which was really small and hadn't been...More

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Nice restaurant, lovely decor, great food, excellent staff-attentive and polite waiters, nice wine list, and not expensive.

Thank Marina_Palela
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Step off the Main Street along the waterfront and find this little bar and restaurant. The service was excellent - so nice and helpful, as we were trying out our Italian. The gnocchi with duck ragu was a perfect "10" - the best gnocchi I...More

Thank d e
Reviewed May 2, 2016

My husband and I found this restaurant by accident as its just off a main shopping lane and close to the Archaeological museum. It had a nice ambiance and the menu looked good so we went inside. There were a lot of locals which is...More

Thank jbarton
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

It was so busy in Arona on the Saturday evening and we wanted to go to an other restaurant but it was fully booked. So went to this place. We had the last table at 21:00 hours. Starter was oyster and they where very yummy...More

Thank Frank v
Reviewed December 20, 2015

This was a business meal on the recommendation of a colleague that had worked in Milan. I would rate it top end of mid-range dining and as such excellent. The menu is limited but with a traditional 4 course menu, which with the small portions...More

Thank Ferdie2012
Reviewed July 17, 2015

food was delicious, very tasty pasta dishes, starters were amazing. Main course of fish was also excellent, as was desert. waiters were very nice and helpful, in English too. Overall we had a great time there!

1  Thank avisito98
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Arona
Hotel Spagna
78 reviews
.15 km away
Hotel Giardino
186 reviews
.21 km away
Hotel Meuble Florida
52 reviews
.27 km away
Hotel Antares
55 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Enoteca Il Grappolo
585 reviews
.16 km away
Ristoro Antico
381 reviews
.13 km away
352 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Luigi Guffanti
72 reviews
1.27 km away
Il Lungo Lago
126 reviews
.15 km away
Rocca Borromea di Arona
516 reviews
.55 km away
Lungolago di Angera
95 reviews
1.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Ruga del Corso staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cesare Battisti 12, 28041, Arona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 44196
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing