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Ristorante Antico

piazza Lucchini 5, Gandria, Lugano 6978, Switzerland
+41 91 971 48 71
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
“charming town” (2 reviews)
“lake view” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Swiss, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
piazza Lucchini 5, Gandria, Lugano 6978, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We came after the Olive Tree Trail for a late breakfast. We had the Bruschetta and Torta Nona, it was great food. The caffe is so outstanding (Brazilian Caffe) that we bought a pack of it! The waiter Max is outstanding and so helpful, we...More

1  Thank Katja R
Reviewed 25 August 2018

I had punctine which is basically pork ribs and the meat was tender. Service was also excellent and the view on the lake from the terrasse is beautiful. Enjoyed it.

1  Thank Tommy T
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing place for lunch.. very friendly staff.. gnocchi and Polenta were fantastic. Well worth a visit.. amazing views

Thank 4Brocks
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Located in the picturesque village of Gandria, this restaurant offers a wonderful view of Lake Lugano. It is an ideal place for lunch or dinner, and the experience did not disappoint: their grilled fish is superb, we really liked the selection of local sausages and...More

Thank Gabor L
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We took the boat to Gandria from Lugano and reserved a table before walking and climbing around the charming town. Book ahead to get a window side table. If you’re not lucky enough to get one, you’ll still enjoy the fantastic view of Lake Lugano...More

Thank Girme G
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner on a Saturday evening. The restaurant was almost empty (probably due to the halfmarathon in Lugano). However, very kind staff, lovely view (it's sited directly next to/above the lake). The food was excellent,typically Italian/ticinese, and very tasty! After our order they...More

1  Thank Mila S
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

The subject says it all! My wife had a ravioli with spinach and walnut sauce - delicious (I had a few bites). My gnocchi was similarly outstanding. All this with great service in a charming small town on Lake Lugano. Go there! You won’t regret...More

1  Thank martnlivy
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Gandria so this was a must for dinner. Overal very good service and food. It was calm When we were at the restaurant so the food was quick On our table. Very good pasta’s and prosecco and not expensive Best thing...More

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Serves a good selection of vegetarian food. English speaking waiters recommend a good variety of vegetarian food here. Ambience is good as well. We were a group of five people and ordered a variety of pasta, cheese, risotto dishes. All were served in quick time....More

Thank labal
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Hidden within the cobbled streets of amazing Gandria. Open all day, serving food of very decent quality and choice, amazing service. Great equally for a family dinner or romantic or business one. Discovering Gandria and a terrace with a lake view are both a huge...More

Thank Natalia B
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2 April 2018|
Response from Davide P | Property representative |
Yes, ossobuco's veal with polenta, noodles or another side dish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: piazza Lucchini 5, Gandria, Lugano 6978, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano  >  Gandria
  • Phone Number: +41 91 971 48 71
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