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Artists' Restaurant

piazza San Giovanni 8, Lugano 6925, Switzerland
+41 91 994 38 50
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible23%
16 Dec 2014
“Delicious food and atmosphere”
20 Jun 2013
“cozy and tasteful place with excellent food and delightful service”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
piazza San Giovanni 8, Lugano 6925, Switzerland
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Reviewed 16 December 2014

I heard about the restaurant by chance from a friend, and living in the area I was enthusiastic about trying a new place. I was not disappointed. The atmosphere is very cozy and the food delicious and well presented. The staff is extremely friendly. I'm...More

Thank Helenkitty
Nyco S, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Artists' Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2014

Dear Hellenkitt, Thank you very much for your positive review. We are happy when our guest eat well and spend for us 5 minuts of their personal time to help other person writing here!! Welcome again and Merry Christmass! :)

Reviewed 20 June 2013

we had a lovely evening in the beautiful and cozy place, off the beaten tracks, delivering a pleasant and homely atmosphere delightful and attentive service and excellent food. Noteworthy the seafood, but don't forget to leave room for nona's cake! We'll surely come again.

Thank Gisa G
Reviewed 15 March 2013

The restaurant is located in a tiny old house in a small village with convenient parking available. We walked in and I had to walk up the stairs twice before finding the waitress that seated us, so the start was not wonderful. Other than that...More

Thank Viclugano
Reviewed 2 February 2013

I have visited "Ristorante degli artisti" yesterday for a Birthday party. We had a room just for us and it was perfect. Amazingly decorated, tasteful and quiet. It makes you feel at ease right away. What impressed me the most has been the weird although...More

Thank Bubina33
KevMatArm, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Artists' Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2013

Dear Bubina, We are glad that you have appreciated your stay in our restaurant. Thats the reason why we work hardly every day. It was a true pleasure to have you as our guests and we look forward to welcoming you again as soon as...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
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: piazza San Giovanni 8, Lugano 6925, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 994 38 50
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Experience the artists' delights, with tasty dishes in a characteristic and intimate place, an enchanting restaurant where you can taste romantic or business dinners and birthday party.
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