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Metamorphosis Ristorante

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Mediterranean, Fusion
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Palazzo Mantegazza | Riva Paradiso 2, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 994 68 68
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10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Delicious Food, Great Service

My mom and I just had a fantastic dinner. I had a lobster pasta dish and my mom had a bass dish that she said was awesome and she is very hard to please. Our two servers were great and did their best to explain what a couple of items were and the waiter even replaced my mom's glass of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
Kris M
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Nederland, Colorado
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Zurich, Switzerland
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227 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We stayed here for an apero. The Gin Tonic was not great. The cheese and nuts were ok. The architecture of the place is gorgeous. The furniture need replacement and the floor could be a bit cleaner.

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Thank Werner W
Metamorphosis R, General Manager at Metamorphosis Ristorante, responded to this review

Dear Werner, thanks for your review, it has been useful for us in order to improve. Best regards More 

Nederland, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

My mom and I just had a fantastic dinner. I had a lobster pasta dish and my mom had a bass dish that she said was awesome and she is very hard to please. Our two servers were great and did their best to explain what a couple of items were and the waiter even replaced my mom's glass of... More 

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1 Thank Kris M
Poole, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I wandered in looking for a quick bite to eat and was really blown away at the quality of the food. I'm from London and eat out quite a lot, so I'm used to good quality food and a lot of variety. I actually only ordered a Main Course to start with but I was then brought various 'amuse bouches':... More 

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3 Thank Ru P
Lugano, Switzerland
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261 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I love Metamorphosis, there's something so cool and relaxing about it. Food is inventive and new, worth tasting. Budget varies, some items on the menu can be expensive but, well the location is exclusive, yet you can also find sandwiches and salads which are delicious at a very reasonable price. Had the most amazing thai creme brule there. Parking is... More 

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2 Thank Sa036
Metamorphosis R, General Manager at Metamorphosis Ristorante, responded to this review

Dear Sabrina036, thanks a lot for your review, we are always glad to hear this from our guests. Best More 

Switzerland
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35 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

It is so hard for me to write this review becacuse I leave in Lugano, on the otherhand I'm forced to do so not for critisizm but for a better service! I usual go to the Metamorphosis bar on Fridays for appetizers with my friends. I must admit the ambiance is a nice one, cosy, good music and delicious appertizers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Palazzo Mantegazza | Riva Paradiso 2, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 994 68 68

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Fusion
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?