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Via Raffaello Sanzio 1, 21035 Cunardo, Italy
+39 0332 715434
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Jul 1, 2018
“Amazing wine collection”
Aug 20, 2017
“A delicious Italian culinary experience”
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Raffaello Sanzio 1, 21035 Cunardo, Italy
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Hidden Gem. Wine, Food, Service Outstanding. Would Defo Recommend. The Owners Were Very Friendly and Accomodating.

Thank Charlee61
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Fanfa Grotto was recommended to us by our AirB&B hosts as the perfect place to celebrate my husband's birthday last week. The entire family enjoyed each and every mouthful. The restaurant is run by 3 brothers. While they may not speak English, we managed to...More

Thank funkybibs
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Excellent food, well presented, served in a pleasant atmosphere in the lovely "grotto" environment or in the garden tables. Worth the detour.

Thank Paolo Bi B
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Felt like home. The staff was super friendly and warm hearted! The wine recommendation just fit my taste, the food, the desert ... exceptional! Totally worth the drive via the tiny narrow steep road! ❤️

Thank cereal909
Reviewed April 20, 2016

This cosy place is located in a small village nearby Varese or Lugano and is practically built into a rock! The wines are of great choice and reasonable prices. For those who like beer, the craft beer is there! delicious food and the owners and...More

Thank hristo a
Reviewed December 8, 2015

Been there for many times, an absolut must for people who love great food and especially wines for reasonable prices. A 20min drive from the Swiss boarder hidden in the old town of Cunardo. We love being at Fanfa and will return every time when...More

1  Thank Dominik V
Reviewed November 29, 2015

I have returned to this excellent restaurant, hidden in the middle of a village in the hills, 30-40 minutes by car from Lugano. The menu card is a list of regional food to dream about, accompanied by a wine list which leaves nothing to be...More

Thank CarloAzzi
Reviewed October 16, 2014

Seeing is believing...if you didn't know that you were in the middle of nowhere(no offense to the local residents of Cunardo), you'd think you were in some cosmopolitan location. Modern, beautifully-designed, world-class wine selection while rustic, warm and welcoming all at once. We went during...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

We have the privelage of visiting this restaurant often. Best in the region. The wine-pairing is absolutely spot-on and all their wines....excellent!!! Dont tell too many people, we dont want to battle to get reservations!

Thank CuriousClaudio
Reviewed January 8, 2013

Located in a hidden place (I would say boring, in the middle of a nowhere town) our gourmet friends would never expected a place like that in a town like that (me too but I got informed before) there are white signs of this restaurant...More

2  Thank Tualie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Raffaello Sanzio 1, 21035 Cunardo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Varese  >  Cunardo
  • Phone Number: +39 0332 715434
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