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Piazza del Popolo 24, 28041, Arona, Italy
+39 0322 249102
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  • Very good49%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“square” (3 reviews)
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Piazza del Popolo 24, 28041, Arona, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you pop in here for aperitivo you’ll probably miss dinner! They give you such a huge plate of food, all of which was lovely. However we did find it odd the pizza had such a large doughy base

Thank LandBW7568
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We decided to have a pre lunch glass of wine (4 euros) and were given a plate with 3 slices of bread with the best smoked parma type ham, 3 with cured meat, 2 small sndwiches, a bowl with olives and gerkins and some crisps....More

Thank M H
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in for aperitivo, and discovered they have a great range of gin. So we tasted a few local, some Italian and some French. The team there know their stuff. They have fever tree and Schweppes tonic. They serve a modern G&T in a large...More

Thank Samiseal
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant seating is open air overseeing the lake at the Square which the setting attracted us so much to make us stop by for a drink to relax and enjoying the good view and feel. It's really made me feel so calm and treasure...More

Thank Cherry C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Came here to soak up so much needed sun in the square. We came here daily for pre dinner Aperol Spritz. Lovely staff, lovely drinks. But the best part is sitting with an uninterrupted view of the lake. Delightful and peaceful.

Thank Shef123
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I have been a couple of times at "Retro". It is not properly a restaurant but it is more a snack-bar and cocktail/wine bar. The "panini" are fantastic. The quality of the food is great and they are very original. There is the possibility to...More

Thank paolovbossi
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is not traditional Italian food, but the food is quite good. It is a mix of burgers and fast food. Not economical but tasty.

Thank M C
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This is a lovely, friendly, relaxed eating and drinking experience. The staff were very helpful and the food is delicious. Good to go and watch the world go by and eat delicious food. Good value for money.

Thank kaga99
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Not a big burger eater but it was delicious and the chips in their jackets almost tasted healthy. Sitting in the sun with that beautiful view and very attentive waitresses.

Thank Bridgette M
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Early lunch, so we had to go for whatever was open. Retro had just started serving so, being a beautiful, sunny day we took a table on the piazza. The waitress was quick to take our order. Mind you, we were the only ones there!...More

Thank si258
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Popolo 24, 28041, Arona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 249102
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