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Canvetto Federale

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via Circonvallazione 1, Canobbio 6952, Switzerland
+41 91 941 25 52
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

On our last two visits to Lugano we have eaten at Canvetto Federale and have come away each other very happy. The seasonal menu is written on a blackboard and our meals were of high quality and taste. Some of the best cooked fish I have ever eaten. The staff made every effort to accommodate us and our lack of... More 

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Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland
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78 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

I know this place since many years now and I have to say that I always leave the local totally satisfied. It is a cosy and very typical Swiss Italian local which make of meat dishes the house specialty. I would highly recommend to go for the saddle during autumn, for which you need to call and book it in... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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160 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Probably the highest quality of venison meat ever had; salmi di capriolo was just over the top, porcini mushrooms which are a local delicacy and polenta were served with the tender meat. We had also a very nice first with lardo di colonnata, salami and ham. Really a great great. Worth visiting for anyone who loves local traditional cuisine.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Circonvallazione 1, Canobbio 6952, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Canobbio
  • Phone Number: +41 91 941 25 52

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