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Ristorante La Molisana

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Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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Avenue de Tivoli 68, Lausanne 1007, Switzerland
21 624 83 00
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations
Description: You may find this restaurant under lausanne tourism or restorang.

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Gorgeous, rich

We just had a very fancy italian dinner there and, although it was pricey, the food was great. Seafood Risotto was a highlight! Rice vooked to perfection, creamy but firm! Now, if you want to strike a good deal, get pizzas to go, thats a good deal!!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
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Manizales, Colombia
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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Un exception in Switzerland, where service is not really a strength, this restaurant has really exceptional service. Personnel very kind, attentive to provide you the best service. Food is also outstanding. Price is higher then average in Switzerland.

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Manizales, Colombia
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We just had a very fancy italian dinner there and, although it was pricey, the food was great. Seafood Risotto was a highlight! Rice vooked to perfection, creamy but firm! Now, if you want to strike a good deal, get pizzas to go, thats a good deal!!!

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Lugano, Switzerland
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

we looked up for a place to eat pizza on Tripadvisor but it took a while to find the place. the ambience is nice, the service is fast and very kind. They spoke italian to us even if we spoke french at first. the pizza wasn't that big, but still very good and we also saw many enormous pasta dishes... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

I forgot how nice the staff is here at Molisana, and the food is absolutely made like your mamma does it. Enjoy the Pasta Fantasia, a tastig session of fresh home made pasta. Do not forget the Tiramisu: sublime is only the first name. Buon appetito.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

If you want a typical Italian restaurant this is the place to go. Very good food, excellent service, and I love hearing the Italian accent when the servers are taking our orders. Best to make reservations even for a dinner on a week night. Only downside is trying to find parking near the restaurant - almost impossible if you don't... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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95 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

I thought that the service was good and fast. They were very flexible. I also thought that the pizzas were very good!

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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98 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013 via mobile

Just had lunch today after searching on Tripadvisor APPs, I was satisfied over all and what made me confident to enter the restaurant after walking a good 10 minutes from centre was that the place was packed with locals. Nicely welcomed by the owner at the entrance and promptly seated. The waitress within a minute took drink order,really quick! She... More 

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Toronto
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275 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

So glad we made it to this restaurant. A bit out of the way from our hotel (Hotel Angleterre), about a $20 cab ride, but well worth it. The decor is pleasant , but nothing special, however the racks and racks of glassed wine storage adds a nice touch. Nice background music and soft lighting. The restaurant wasn't that busy... More 

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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

very crowded at luch time but service is fine and the Pizzas are not bad. difficult to park your car but otherwise it is a good place for a daily lunch. nothing special, no bad surprise

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Cambridge
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

An authentic Italian restaurant with real Italian dishes (not pseudo Italian favourite dishes to suit the masses). Quality is outstanding. Fabulous fish, meat & vegetarian dishes. Fresh pasta. 6 page wine list & very professional wine-waiter with excellent recommendations. Serving staff are professional & friendly. Restaurant was packed so would advise booking. Can't wait to return.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenue de Tivoli 68, Lausanne 1007, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: 21 624 83 00

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

Description

You may find this restaurant under lausanne tourism or restorang.

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