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Osteria Ferriroli

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Italian, Steakhouse, Swiss, Wine Bar
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Via Contra, Tenero-Contra 6646, Switzerland
091 745 11 14
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Large groups
Reservations
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 59
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
If you want to eat meat in ticino, this is the pace!

Osteria Ferrioli has a good name for his meats! From different beefs to kudu, the choice is great! Fresh from the grill with some potatoes and vegetables, a nice glass of wine and the Ticinese Air! What do you want more! If you go there, I recommend the risotto with fois gras as appetizer!

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2014
Cedric F
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Xiamen, China
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Xiamen, China
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Osteria Ferrioli has a good name for his meats! From different beefs to kudu, the choice is great! Fresh from the grill with some potatoes and vegetables, a nice glass of wine and the Ticinese Air! What do you want more! If you go there, I recommend the risotto with fois gras as appetizer!

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Moscow, Russia
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

During our trip we have visited this family restaurant located high up the mountains. It was the first time we visited this kind of restaurant. The weather was perfect and they placed everybody outside so we have the chance to admire beautifull landscales. The staff was absolutely friendly. We chose the mix of different grilled meats. The idea of this... More 

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Basel, Minusio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

If you love meat, a friendly atmosphere and a good Swiss and Italian red wine selection, Ferriroli is the place to go. Antonio manages the grill - which includes delicacies like fasona piemontese and chianina - and Patricia keeps a tight control on the tables. Take the apero outside, look @ the view and give your tastebuds free rein!

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San Francisco, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

If you happen to travel through Locarno, don't miss this restaurant. Tony and Pat run a five star "cuisine", a five star service, a five star wine list in a five star atmosphere. We were lucky enough to be there in the truffle season. The weather was great so we sat outside on a stone table near the fireplace where... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2011

Set in the hills behind Locarno. Ferriroli offers a great menu of meats from Switzerland and beyond. Don't miss the risotto on offer! Probably the best I have tasted. Very friendly staff, the owners of the restaurant are active in the restaurant with Mr. F doing all the BBQ and Mrs. F ensuring the restaurant runs smoothly, she also has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Contra, Tenero-Contra 6646, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Tenero-Contra
  • Phone Number: 091 745 11 14

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 60
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Swiss, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 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?