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Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola

viale Castagnola 31 | Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 973 25 55
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“The word excellent does not describe the restaurant”
Dec 19, 2016
“Never lets you down”
Open Now
7:30 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, European, Swiss, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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viale Castagnola 31 | Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service , food, location, ideal, superb standards from all departments, Idealy located within the hotel, combining all the good features of the hotel

Thank 980les59
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Quality of food, preparation, service, ambiance, everything simply perfect and exquisite. Lugano is lucky to have such high quality restoration!

Thank inner-beauty
Reviewed June 9, 2016

Party of nearly 100, EVERYONE enjoyed every single course and commented on how beautiful the food presentation was. Thank you to everyone at Ristorante Le Relais for making a wedding such a wonderful day. We cannot believe how you manage to make the room so...More

Thank blkman1
Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2017

Dear esteemed Guest, congratulation for your wedding!! we wish you all the best. We are very pleased to read that your expecations for that BIG day were met by the entire staff at Le Relais. Our Pastry Chef will be so happy about the fact...More

Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

what a beautiful garden/park this hotel has! nearby the lake of lugano.. had the luck of a great weather. beautiful sunshine and warm air.. so i could enjoy a nice apero outside and just enjoy the view and special atmosphere out in the green. the...More

Thank Tash C
Antonella A, Proprietario at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2017

Dear valued guests, We truly appreciate your comment regarding your stay at Villa Castagnola and your expereince at our Restaurant Le Relais . It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. We are pleased to see that you have thoroughly enjoyed the special attentions...More

Reviewed March 25, 2016

Arrived in a cab when the hotel were dealing with a big event. Were shown the bar and staff rushed through with food and drinks on trolleys shouting "Buona sera" but no one showed any interest in why we were there. We finally found our...More

Thank Shaun S
Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2016

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to post the details of your visit at our restaurant Le Relais. We are sorry to read that the service provided at the restaurant did not met your expectations, i will share your concerns with the...More

Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

The view is amazing! Location is very well chosen!!! The food is tasty, the service is on the highest level! Will definitely come back again!More

Thank terzigiacomo
Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2016

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to post the details of your visit at our restaurant Le Relais. I will share your feedback with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your lovely comments as they continuously strives to...More

Reviewed November 24, 2015

The Michelin Star is well deserved. Reserve in advance and let them select the wines to the individual coursesMore

Thank Barbara L
Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2015

Dear Esteemed Guest, thank you for your comment on tripadvisor. We are very glad your exctations were met. We are pleased you enjoyed the cuisine of our Chef Bertogna and his team. We are looking forward to welcoming you again for a new culinary experience....More

Reviewed September 26, 2015

As gourmet lovers we had a very nice experience at this restaurant. Great service, nice views and quality food.More

Thank DeniseC2576
Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2015

Dear Esteemed Guest, we thank you so much for your time to share your comments on Tripadvisor. Our Chef Christian Bertogna offers, i an elegant and refined setting, a light and innovative Mediterranean cuisine – an irresistible balance of colours and delicate flavours. We are...More

Reviewed September 24, 2015

WE absolutely loved it! we were there for a family trip, and for a reunion. fantastic and attentive professional service, delicious food and unbeatable views. having the park, the lake right there is also great, lots to do for all. a short walk to the...More

Thank paola g
Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2015

Dear Esteemed Guest, we thank you so much for your time to share your comments on Tripadvisor. We are glad that your family reunion has been great with us, and that you could enjoy the deliciuos food in our Restaurant Le Relais surrounded by amazing...More

Reviewed September 23, 2015

A stunning restaurant. Dinner on the terrace was a wonderful experience (at least until the storm hit, and we finished inside; all in all, quite exciting). The degustation menu was really first class, with matching wines. Certainly no lack of food and wine. The service...More

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Antonella A, Direttore vendite at Ristorante Le Relais - Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2015

Dear Esteemed Guest, we thank you so much for your time to share your comments on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to read you enjoyed the degustation Menu offered from our Chef and the high level of service, as well our beautiful terrace. Our Sommelier, Mr...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$47 - $126
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: viale Castagnola 31 | Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 973 25 55
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola
Description
Tempting tastes in majestic surroundings In an elegant and refined setting, our chef Christian Bertogna offers a light and innovative Mediterranean cuisine - an irresistible balance of colours and delicate flavours. During the warm season lunch and dinner are served on the outdoor terrace, overlooking the garden and the lake. The Sala Rosa and Sala Goya are the perfect venue for celebrations: from family luncheons to business meetings, from wedding banquets to romantic candlelit evenings. Maitre d'Hotel: Emilio Del Fante
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