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Locanda Locarnese

Piazza Grande-via Bossi 1, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
+41 91 756 87 56
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“narrow alley” (2 reviews)
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12:00 - 14:30 Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Piazza Grande-via Bossi 1, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Greeted by a wonderful fire on a winters day. Not busy but you felt immediately settled, feeling the food was going to be good and it was. The greeting was friendly and curtious All four of us went for the "set menu" but determined by...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

When we entered the Locana Locarnese we instantly knew that this would be a great lunch. The tables are set with attention to the detail and the fireplace makes guests feel warm and fuzzy right from the start. We were taken well care off by...More

Thank Tom_Taper
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This definitely felt like a hidden gem, very cosy, friendly service and delicious food! The whole package!

Thank 802jadek
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A MUST TRY if you are staying in Ascona or Locarno. My husband and I luckily fell upon the restaurant as we were walking to a different restaurant where we had a reservation, but decided not to go after being warmly greeted by the waitress....More

2  Thank ItsTheLittleThings6
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant after reading the reviews in TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed. Yummy food and very good service. It's expensive as all good Restaurants in Switzerland but it's worth it.

Thank Anacaldeira7
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a wonderful place nestled in a narrow alley just off the main promenade. Had the Menu Degustation which was beautifully presented and very satisfying. Lovely atmosphere and highly recommended!

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We were advised by a friend to have supper here, so we booked a table. It is good that we did that, because it turned out that the small place was full in the evening. No wonder, the service and food are excellent! Also the...More

2  Thank Mariesv5
Reviewed 17 February 2017

lovely setting lovely food and great service the menu is really good and there are good choices for everybody

2  Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very honest, there are different opinion about what you can find in Locarno, old town, right behind Piazza Grande. The Locanda serve great food, respectful of the local traditions, Ticinese food and wines come first. A special mention about the service: perfect, kind, very respectful...More

2  Thank Christian U
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I went alone to this restaurant. There were lots of couples and groups eating quietly. Very warm atmosphere. Great service with chef greating customers. Very nice local products like sausages and wines. Great Service. All very good

1  Thank Marc E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Grande-via Bossi 1, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Locarno
  • Phone Number: +41 91 756 87 56
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Closed for holidays antil 7 july
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