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Il Ristorante Villa Orselina

via Santuario 10, Orselina 6644, Switzerland
+41 91 735 73 73
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lovely view” (2 reviews)
“apero” (2 reviews)
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Swiss, Mediterranean, European, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
via Santuario 10, Orselina 6644, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great culinary experience with top chef menu. The service was great. The only bad point is that it was not allowed to go to the restaurant with bermuda (even if guests from outside the hotel can...) and the outside temperature was over 30°C...

Thank Laurent B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our evening at il ristorante villa orselina was tremendous. The food was very delicious and exclusive, and also the waitresses did a great job. I would definitely recommend it if you want to enjoy e special evening in Locarno. In Orselina and at the restaurant...More

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Upon arriving in Tessin we were told that the manager of the Hotel Orselina had been changed, also the chef. So we drove up the mountain to try it out. Regretfully when we arrived the forecasted rain started, so some of the tables in the...More

Thank GranmaAlma
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Varied menu, attentive but not overwhelming staff, great wine menu, delicious food, beautiful location. Highly recommend.More

Thank Kirstin B
Villa Orselina O, Manager at Il Ristorante Villa Orselina, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

Dear Beloved Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at our main restaurant during your stay at Villa Orselina and for also taking the time to share this wonderful experience. Your kind compliments have been passed on to our team. It sincerely pleases us to...More

Reviewed September 11, 2016

We had dinner one night during our stay. It was a very nice view and the food was very good. It was a bit expensive for the quality, but the price was for the view. The food was good, but not amazing and at $300...More

Thank mmth308
Villa Orselina O, Manager at Il Ristorante Villa Orselina, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

Dear Valued Guest, First and foremost, thank you for choosing Villa Orselina¹s Il Ristorante for your dining experience during your stay. We are as well very grateful, that you took the time to share your experience and feedback with us. It is wonderful to hear...More

Reviewed July 2, 2016

We were on our way up the mountain but the cable car broke down. We looked around for a place to eat and we stuck our head inside the Villa Orselina and asked if they served lunch. The very helpful staffer (Ms. Fernandez/Hernandez, sorry I...More

Thank Michael R
Villa Orselina O, Direttore at Il Ristorante Villa Orselina, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2016

Dear valued Guest, We are so pleased to have been your host for this particular celebration. We are sorry to hear that you didn’t make it up the Cardada Mountain. We hope you will have an opportunity in the near future to visit the mountain...More

Reviewed May 5, 2016

Excellent terrace dining for lunch and dinner. Great bar too and fun for apero before Film Festival Locarno ! Wonderful salads and top wine cellar. Their "in" dining plates are tops with a artistic presentation.

Thank barefootsusyq
Reviewed April 25, 2015

We casually rolled into Villa Orselina for dinner while in town and were pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere was very nice, but casual enough that I did not feel out of place (I was dressed casually). The food was wonderful and the outdoor dining experience was...More

Thank rojoeinnc
Reviewed March 26, 2015

Loved the food here. They serve an amuse bouche at the beginning and 4 small sweets/pralines at the end - all was delicious! You can also get a smaller portion of the primi for a little less. Impeccable service and fantastic view. Was also able...More

Thank minaflo
Reviewed December 14, 2014

Frankly speaking, this restaurant could have a star in the Guide Michelin. It is high rated in Gault Millau... As rather frequently visiting high ranked restaurants world wide, I think I am able to compare, and must say this place belongs to the better ones...More

Thank Ralf M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Santuario 10, Orselina 6644, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Orselina
  • Phone Number: +41 91 735 73 73
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  • This restaurant is at Villa Orselina
Dine with a spectacular view over the lovely Lago Maggiore. The panorama restaurant > spoils guests with an innovative and most tasteful > courtesy of top-chef Antonio Fallini, who recently received 14 points Gault Millau.
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