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Grotto Grillo

via Ronchetto 6, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 970 18 18
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good52%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
31 Aug 2017
10 Feb 2017
“A pleasant surprise ”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Swiss, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
via Ronchetto 6, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Difficult to find if u have no sat nav, but when found was very good. Parking not much space, lovely eating outside, food very good, staff very attentive.

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 4 friends having dinner here. Very friendly and attentive staff. Excellent food and wine list. Very nice and cozy interiors that help you forget the cold winter evening outside. Only little "drawback": The food (on the plate) was not hot,...More

Thank Matteo R
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great place to eat well in Lugano, first quality ingredients and good service. The cuisine is mostly Italian with some French and Swiss specialities. Good selection of wines.

Thank syzygy4547
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Although when arriving the location seems a bit out of scope, once you enter the premises, you feel good and definitely the food was excellent

1  Thank Dani G
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Good food, rather attentive service. A slightly difficult place to find, and parking can be difficult. Traditional Italian cuisine with nice atmosphere.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 17 September 2015

The service is not among the kindest and the wine, although the excellent choice is not well conserved. Food is OK.

Thank S m
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Very welcoming place, warmly decorated. Typical local and North Italian food well prepared and nicely served. Personal preferences are respected. Professional service let's you feel well during all your stay. Good value for well selected vines.

Thank mmgtravel
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Knowing Grotto Grillo for more than 15 years now, I love to return to this casual place with many classics on the menu. Always fresh, always tasty, always a friendly service - a good choice if you look for authentic Italian cuisine. The inside is...More

1  Thank AJ T
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Following a friend's recommendation, we had lunch in this restaurant's garden (well-protected by enormous parasols). The waiter was extremely attentive and helped us to make a very good choice for a local wine. We started with a mushroom risotto that was simply delicious, followed by...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 26 May 2013

A nice restaurant just outside the city center of Lugano. Their speciality is grilled meat, worth a visit, especially in the summertime when you can sit outside. Very good wine cellar.

Thank Fredrik S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$104
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Ronchetto 6, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 970 18 18
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