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Locanda Barbarossa

$$$$
Italian, Swiss, European
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Castello del Sole | Via Muraccio 142, Ascona 6612, Switzerland
917910202
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
What a Michelin starred restaurant is all about.

Perfect courtyard setting if the weather is dry and warm. We had the tasting menu with matching wines - expensive but superb. Service was comprehensive yet unobtrusive, again just what a top restaurant should provide. Highly recommended, just take out a mortgage before you go!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2014
AdamBagPuss
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were squeezed in for a last minute booking on Good Fridayso were in the Family room rather than one of the grander rooms but was nevertheless a very enjoyable experience.The service was warm and excellent and we felt like honored guests ratehr than passing trade. We had the "Gitzi" which was recommended as traditional easter dish and was very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Perfect courtyard setting if the weather is dry and warm. We had the tasting menu with matching wines - expensive but superb. Service was comprehensive yet unobtrusive, again just what a top restaurant should provide. Highly recommended, just take out a mortgage before you go!

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Ate at the Locanda on our second evening in Ascona. The service was excellent in helping us change the existing menu to our liking. Although pricey, it is worth every penny.

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New York City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

We stayed at the Castello del Sole in July and ended two wonderful dinners at the Locanda Barbarossa. The food was excellent, the service was impeccable and the setting under the gables was beautiful - highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Castello del Sole | Via Muraccio 142, Ascona 6612, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Ascona
  • Phone Number: 917910202

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 130
  • Cuisine: Italian, Swiss, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

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