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Botero

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via Antonio Fusoni 5, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 922 00 60
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Lugano, Switzerland
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196 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

The service was excellent. This customers were mainly locals and the atmosphere is mostly upscale. Excellent food! Great wine selection.

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Thank Paul B
Lugano, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015

I used to visit this restaurant with pleasure on a regular basis sometimes even once a week. We would often bring business guests and even large groups over for lunch and generated a lot of business. The kitchen was excellent and the old owner was a friendly Gentleman who knew how to keep up a special relationship with regular clients.... More 

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Lugano, Switzerland
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2015

I've eaten here two times and found the place simply amazing. The quality of the food is outstanding and one immediately recognizes the creativity and skills of the chefs who obviously have a lot of passion about what they do. The atmosphere was very inviting, with friendly and accommodating staff and an elegant ambience of outstanding design, with romantic corners... More 

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Attard, Malta
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2014

The atmosphere was a romantic one with lovely food and excellent service. Enjoyed the starter and the main course. We were well looked after and I would recommend this restaurant to anyone especially if celebrating a special occasion. Quite pricey but eating in Lugano is! I would definitely recommend to anyone who enjoyed fine dining and good quality food and... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2014

Very good Sicilian food. This is a small, family restaurant. The fish is excellent. We were fortunate to be there when there was a guest chef from Sicily preparing the food.

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548 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2013

I enjoyed a cheerful dinner at Botero. The very corner where it lays is not particularly fancy, but the restaurant's interiors are nice. They mixed some sort of old french style with Botero's paintings. Fine food, reasonable price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$70
Cuisine
Italian
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Antonio Fusoni 5, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 922 00 60

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