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La Perla

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Waldstatterstrasse 25, Lucerne, Switzerland
41412106747
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10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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85 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a little hidden gem with the best Italian food in Lucerne! Although the city is full of Italian restaurants, La Perla really hits the sweet spot - the interior is clean and chic while the food is authentic and ever so fresh! The wine selection is huge and offers an amazing selection of whites and reds. What I... More 

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Thank Julia W
New York City, New York
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

On our first night in Lucerne, a little jet lagged but hungry none-the-less, we walked a block or so from our hotel and stumbled upon La Perla. It looked inviting so we gave it a try. We were not disappointed! Good food, attentive service, good wine selection; we were very happy with our find.

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Thank Joetzz191
Eich, Switzerland
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

After reading and hearing the positive Feedback, we decided to make a reservation for 4. The table was right infront of the door and on the passage for all the waiters. OK, that's bad luck. The food itself was quite blend and the plates seemed to be made by a colorblind Chef, which is a pity as the eye also... More 

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Thank Robert K
Lucerne, Switzerland
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230 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly family-run restaurant with nice setup. We were there for biz lunch choosing the 3 course menu. Good, delicious classy food. Well prepared, risotto bit too al dente but tasty, portions exactly right. Prices were quite high ( 50 ) for a set lunch but still acceptable.

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Thank Stefan G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

Best Italian restaurant near and far. Try the branzino, spaghetti Napoli, or any pizza! Lovely staff, very popular with locals.

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Thank Rainer S
Lausanne, Switzerland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The service is good and very kind however the quality of food is insufficient. I ate the most tender octopus salad of my life but unfortunately it was extremely salty and oily. As a main course I had beef fillet tagliata which I ordered saignant ( medium rare) however it ended up being more than medium ( almost well done)... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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121 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We were a group of 12 for dinner with a reservation at 6:45pm on a Thursday. Everything went wrong that night. We arrived in 3 or 4 subgroups over 10 minutes. I was in the second subgroup and the owner did not even know where our table was when he "greeted" us. A bad sign, as we were the only... More 

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2 Thank PacificBlackBird
Lucerne, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Spent a wonderful evening in this restaurant. We had the "Degustations Menu", a 4 course menu. Smoked swordfish (Hors d'œuvre froid), absolutely delicious, aubergine torteline with mint (Hors d'œuvre chaud)), great, polenta with chanterelle and filet of summer deer (pièce de résistance), fantastic, chocolate cappucino (dessert), great. Wine: Tenuta Sette Ponti Crognolo Toscana IGT (2010, 0.75l), fruity rich in tannines.... More 

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Thank C G
Zurich, Switzerland
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A little expensive for pizza, but definately worth it. The other dishes looked also very good - so stay tuned for updates. :)

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Thank TastyHomer
Switzerland
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114 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

I recently had a business lunch with colleagues at the restaurant La Perla in Luzern. This restaurant is an excellent address. Service is great and the food is truly Italian. The fresh pasta with black truffle was just spectacular. Worth a visit!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, European, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waldstatterstrasse 25, Lucerne, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: 41412106747

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