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Osteria Portici

Piazza Granda 10, Morcote 6922, Switzerland
+41 91 996 18 96
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“risotto” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Swiss, European, Central European, Pizza, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza Granda 10, Morcote 6922, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We attended here while playing "tourist" in Switzerland; which proved to be an awesome find. We dined outdoors, which overlooks the waterway. The view was awesome...as was the food & service. We had risotto...which proved to be the best we have ever had. There were...More

Thank happycdn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best food, the beautiful view of the lake, a pleasant atmosphere, courteous and polite people, I would love to come back with the family again.

Thank kv157
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Osteria POrtici is a very good place to stop at. People are very nice and always ready to give you an advice on what to eat or drink. Good and special food. Sacha and Renata (owners) are really good and professional people.. Come and stop...More

Thank katia316
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We came across this osteria by accident and had a lovely meal. As with everything in Switzerland, it was more expensive than the UK but the gran padana style risotto (served out of a cheese!) was fantastic with the Hungarian Gulash. Gustoso! 5 stars

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 19 October 2017

very nice location in the middle of Morcote close to the lake. Great food (Risotto, Pasta, Polenta, italian food). Friendly staff.

Thank senormisti
Reviewed 4 October 2017

After a walk to visit the charming village of Morcote, then upstairs to the church and the beautiful cemetery, I definitely recommend a stop in Osteria Portici. Great food (the risotto funghi porcini is the best ever) and pretty good local wines to go with...More

Thank Paula J
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We enjoyed a delicious ossobuco risotto, a salad and a carafe of wine for lunch. The risotto was passed through a cheese (I don't know what to call it) which resulted in a creamy, well balanced texture that flavourfully accompanied the veal. There was a...More

1  Thank Oliveiro R
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We came here for pre-dinner drinks and a shared plate of antipasti, sitting outside under the vaulted ceilings but open-sided structure of the passage way. Nicely lit, cosy and warm ambience with the lights of the gas lamps. Good drinks and delicious antipasto plate with...More

2  Thank weberwest
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful risotto, pasta, salads, desserts. Very warm atmosphere and hospitable Sasha-the owner of the restaurant. Incredible lake view. My recommendations for business/family/solo lunch or supper.

1  Thank Schula S
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a must, very good food combined with a very personal and professional service. Nothing is impossible and the friendly athmosphere created by the owner with his family pervades the entire experience. The location is top class just by the lake and the...More

1  Thank Mats_G0066
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Granda 10, Morcote 6922, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Morcote
  • Phone Number: +41 91 996 18 96
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