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Quartiere Maghetti, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 923 38 25
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
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“sushi” (12 reviews)
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Quartiere Maghetti, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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11 - 20 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 18 October 2015

Mexican, Asian, American, and Italian food. Avery busy place at 12 noon for business people as it is located in the centre of town. For lunch, get there before noon!

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 October 2015

The menu offers many different dishes and type of cuisine, which can be interesting. We decided to get some Mexican dishes that weren't bad but not exceptional. The thing that really disappointed us was the service and the staff. (which was slow and disinterested). When...More

Thank FabyyCH
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A kind of self service with vegan food. It was nice to try, but to be honest, it is not my thing....but you have to to try everything once. The restauant next door, with the same name, served all kind of foreign cuisines, but this...More

Thank Tramx
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Good food altough not exceptional . My guacamole was aceptable but without intense flavour. My gurmet burger was quite good. Margerita was ok. Good ambiance.

Thank vascocps
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Lovely card with many different dishes, which is also the problem in my opinion. There are so many dishes that this restaurant doesn't exell in any of the foods they prepare. Had several meals here and tried different things but it remains really average.

Thank mennovan
Reviewed 8 August 2015

The serving staff is realy good but we arrived minutes outside the 'aperitivo' time and the choice of snacks was poor, basically only th remainders. A beer is a beer and a spritz is a spritz, nothing to write home about this place which could...More

Thank inner-beauty
Reviewed 20 July 2015

A rather large place and very busy for lunch during the week. Good variety on the menu from Italian to Sushi and Thai and Pita pockets. Also outdoor seating.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Went here on a friday night. Very popular and a wide range of dishes including plenty of vegetarian options. Ordered some Mexican food which was very bland and uninteresting. Not unpleasant - just boring.

Thank veggietraveller2015
Reviewed 9 May 2015

we chose Etnic as they offered many ethnic foods, so we ordered Thai chicken curry, Thai salad, and Mexican Nachos. the foods were not as they should have been. the Thai salad was not the Thai salad, and the chicken curry was not really the...More

Thank coquinetto
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

The most crowded place in Lugano on. Friday night, we had Mexican food, not bad but not exciting, personnel very kind and big variety of choice. Looking at the other tables I saw most of the tables ordering mex or sushi that was looking good...More

Thank fil r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:45 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:45 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:45 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quartiere Maghetti, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 923 38 25
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Restaurante Etnic Is not only sushi, not only mexican, not only thai, not only vegan, but much more. We try to offer the best of world cuisine, with personalized service, trying to always improve ourselves.
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