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Bottegone del Vino

via Massimiliano Magatti 3, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 922 76 89
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
via Massimiliano Magatti 3, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to enjoy a tast of Ticino along wiht a good wine, this is hte place to go. Very central in the middle of Lugano.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Kudrun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small restaurant changes their menu daily - choices on the black board. It is small and crowded but the ambiance is wonderful. The staff are friendly and service is efficient. We shared the bruschetta- toast was hot, tomato mixture delicious. My husband enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LandL60
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We celebrated a business event at this restaurant and I can recommend it. Even on a Tuesday all tables were full (in- and outside). The food is delicious but the portions are tiny. Drink wine. The service tends to be a bit slow.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dino W
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Menu in Italian with today's specials, mostly local specialties. Fresh and delicious fish. The veal was more of a schnitzel, though. A bottle of water was 7 franc, really over-priced. The service was a bit slow and unpersonal. We enjoyed our seating on the large...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lene R
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I can not speak Italian, but I still did my adventure here for dinner because of the recommendation from my colleague. But, no worry, there are still some waiters can speak a bit English; one can speak German. (It would certainly help a lot if...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LiyaW23
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Overall a very good experience, we were lucky to get a table here, jumped over the overpriced prosecco and water and went straight to the wine list. They have a great section of local Ticino wines - I randomly got a really good Merlot at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank aspinei
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to just happen upon this restaurant. The menu offers fresh, regional food and everything was delicious. The bruschetta with tomatoes and lard was the freshest I’ve had The outside setting is lovely The staff were very attentive and we loved the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kym007
Reviewed 16 July 2018

excellent terrace outside ,few tables ,helpful staff ,few dishes but nice ,love the atmosphere outside in a quiet just of the main square go for the wine

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nikolakopoulos
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful service in fluent English on a quiet sunny Monday. So glad we searched for this place on my friend’s suggestion; it was delightful. Not cheap but then you get what you pay for .....

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FrancisN626
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Do NOT let the limited menu scare ypu away. menu changes all the time. and tell them what you want and they will find a way to accommodate you. Food is wonderful. Service is excellent. Wine is outstanding. Location is quiet and intimate. id be...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hockeylover59
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Massimiliano Magatti 3, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 922 76 89
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