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“Do you like focaccia?”
Review of Mauro traiteur

Mauro traiteur
Ranked #25 of 684 Restaurants in Lausanne
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Geneva, Switzerland
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71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Do you like focaccia?”
Reviewed January 31, 2014

I get sandwiches here, usually to go, and they come on fresh-baked, home-made, oily focaccia that really snaps. I've been several times and tried several ingredients - they are really good, and the place has an authentic Italian vibe, even if it is a bit sanitized, as is the custom in the region. It is worth going here for lunch if you are visiting - or on the weekend if you live here. You can of course get charcuterie and wines to go - plus some other special Italian treats.

Visited January 2014
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  • Italian first
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English first
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“The BEST Italian in Lausanne!”
Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

Excellent sandwiches, pastas, pizza, and Italian meats and cheeses. Professional staff and always great fresh food!

  • Visited September 2013
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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Mauro is an Italian Deli that makes one of the best Focaccias in Lausanne”
Reviewed June 30, 2013

Ambiance-decor: 3/5 The shop is located at the heart of Lausanne, easily accessible from everywhere. It is is modern but small, and there is no possibility to sit or even stand while eating, so everything is to go. The place is very crowded during lunch time with students form the nearby high school.

Food: 4/5 They specialize in very good Focaccias with several choices available. I usually take the Diko Focaccia which is roast-beef, mayonnaise, mozarella and salad. The bread is very good but a bit too greasy to my taste. They also offer a very wide choice of pastas, pizzas and other typical italian food. Everything is very fresh so this is a big plus.

Service: 4/5 Mauro will be usually the one serving you your Focaccia, and he is the typical nice italian guy who likes to know his customers and chat with them. All the staff are very efficient but not always smiling. The prices are very decent (around 10 Sfr. for the Diko) which makes it a good value.

Visited May 2013
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