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All 249 Lugano Restaurants

Trani

Via Cattedrale, 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 922 05 05
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Ranked #18 of 249 Restaurants in Lugano
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $45
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Vevey, Switzerland
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This Italian bistro is at the top of the old town. Either walk up the stairs next to Manor or park at the train station and make your way down. It is a charming two room bistro with some outside seats on the busy stairwell. The ambience is lovely with wine bottles set up like a cellar, soft lighting and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My boyfriend and I visited Lugano in the end of September. Even though it's the start of off-season, the tables were full. The restaurant isn't that big so make a reservation for this restaurant if you can! The food and wine was really delicious. The wine list was thick. If you like wine, there is a lot the chose from.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I was there with some friends on Jazz night and loved every moment. I really appreciated the owner hiring additional staff for this event as it allowed him to have a little more time to make his rounds. Consequently, we found out that the event was a nice family affair, his cousin was one of the musicians who came from... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Had my birthday here last week for the special jazz night, and while the food was quite good and location excellent, it was special or creative enough for the price we paid. Also, the owner seemed absorbed in having a good time himself, and most clients there seemed to be his friends. They only had one dessert available - a... More

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Southport, England
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Went to this restaurant a few times. Food was really delicious and the service excellent. Unusual table set up on the steps outside but lovely atmosphere. Would definitely recommend. Thank you

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Lugano, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Woow, Trani was already amazing last time we were here - now it's even better! The raw materials are so high quality and the dishes are simple and delicious. Very good wine for the money. We will be back soonest.

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Santa Barbara, California
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115 reviews 115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

One of our best meals. I ate vegetarian and they did a great gnocchi , but forgot the requested vegetables. I out thought them and had wife order on side. She had one of the best tuna dishes ever. The buffalo and tomato appetizer was great. All was a bit pricey though, yet dishes large.

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Neuenhof, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

It didn't start very well. The table we picked outside was "reserved" but only after he found out that us two sitting at a table for four. Ok, I can understand that he wants to have space for bigger parties. We changed tables and then we waited for around 15 minutes until we got the menu, and it wasn't busy... More

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Rheinfelden, Aargau, Switzerland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Placed in the city center of Lugano this restaurant is easy to miss - which would really be a shame! It has all which is needed for an enjoyable dinner: first the ambiente is fantastic - simple but charming and cost - and good music. The service is excellent - observant, personal and knowledgable. The list of menu items is... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Everytime we go down to Lugano we pay a visit to Trani! We just love this place, the people, the food and the music! It is such a treat everytime!!!Do not hesitate, just go to Trani!!!

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Additional Information about Trani

Address: Via Cattedrale, 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 91 922 05 05
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Ticino  >  Lugano
Open Hours:
Monday 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 17 - 45
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian

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