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via Locarno 2, Losone 6616, Switzerland
+41 91 792 12 01
11:00 - 23:00
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90 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

A restaurant popular with locals it offers a reasonably priced selection of local and italian fare. Wines from Ticino are good value. You had better book a table to avoid disappointment. It is 3.5/5 for food rather than 3.

Thank David E
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Small menu, but exceptionally well prepared food, original recipes. Great service, they make you feel very welcome.

Thank parcanoa
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2012

From the outside it doesn't look very special, but inside it is nicely decorated in a rustic yet still elegant way. Service is very friendly. Food is excellent and nicely served. Italian/European cuisine, but not as boring as in many other local restaurants. Prices are more than correct considering the quality of dishes and consudering that it is a somewhat... More 

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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2012

From outside not fancy, but inside is nicely done. The chef and his wife, who serves and greets, put their hearts into it. Many local specialties which vary alittle by season are carefully prepared and served. A good wine list lets you order something which complements - making it an overall delicious and enjoyable experience. It is not so fancy-... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Locarno 2, Losone 6616, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Losone
  • Phone Number: +41 91 792 12 01

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