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via Pessina 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 911 30 81
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can always find someone you know here for aperitif and have great drinks and snacks!! Great location in the heart of Lugano

Thank Andrea P
Lugano, Switzerland
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch we had a super good salad, risotto, coffee and drinks for 27CHF! Waitress are super friendly and the all food looks delicious !!

Thank YoannHAMONIC
Pfaeffikon, Switzerland
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262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Indeed the same gastronomic excellence with taste, elegance and style. And so the prices though, likewise, one mustn't grumble if one wishes to enjoy delicious food and impeccable service. A real treat.

Thank ElenaNW87RL
Geneva, Switzerland
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267 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to grab a good bite after busting the LAC. Good salads and local beers with a great view of the lake from the terrace.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We opted for the business lunch and weren't disappointed. Not only was it good value-for-money but I woud go as far to say that the squid pasta as well as the risotto were sublime. The business lunch menu includes a refreshing salad as a starter and of course an espresso to finish off the meal. If only I could have... More 

Thank Annabell M
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We grabbed a couple of sandwiches here. We also bought potato salad, pasta salad and shrimp couscous. Fantastic!. We took it back to the shaded terrace of our hotel and had the best picnic!

Thank bbbuttercup
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015

The restaurant is good, but take away is cheaper! stop by and take something...very good. I can't write mo

Thank Maria Antoniett... P
Auckland, New Zealand
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82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

This place isn't cheap for lunch....but it wasn't until after we were seated and watch some locals that we realised that we might have been able to order the deli food to eat there. Instead we ordered of the limited, expensive but very nice menu. The food was outstanding and the place is very "happening". 95CHF for lunch for three... More 

Thank travellingbuzz
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187 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

We were staying at Lenno on Lake Como and took at day out in Legano. We had yet to find a deli that did a true Italian sandwich so we were really pleased to come across this promising place. It had excellent Italian produce with a range of different types of breads and fillings yet still no pesto fillings. We... More 

Thank Michael F
Lugano, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2015

Yes, Lugano is overpriced. But Ligano has also not much to offer in terms of good food and good service, I think. This place, instead, does offer good food and good service. Still a bit overprices, but what can you do? This is what the city is! At least in this case you pay for something! The place is very... More 

Thank SaRaksha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Pessina 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 911 30 81

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