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Antica Osteria del Porto

via Foce 9 | A 300 metri dal grande parcheggio Campo Marzio. C'è sempre posto., Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 971 42 00
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:45All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Swiss, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
via Foce 9 | A 300 metri dal grande parcheggio Campo Marzio. C'è sempre posto., Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A great location with very good food a very nice staff. Good for all sorts a tastes including kids meal. A bit pricy, but worth it.

Thank Pascal R
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We ate here by chance, having passed it early on a Sunday evening and being attracted by the view from the terrace. The food was excellent (my wife, a trained pâtissier, thought the tiramisu was the best she'd had), and on the evening we were...More

Thank jwhitbyToffen
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The restaurant is situated at the port, one of the nicest places of Lugano, espcially in Summer. They have excellent Food and a superb choice of wines. Let the waiter you recommend the appropriate wine for your dinner choice.

Thank Francis K
Massimo D, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Antica Osteria del Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Good morning, thank you for your visit and your comment. They delight like a good glass of wine. See you soon!

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely place with great local food and good service. Pasta with octopus, olives, tomatoes and capres were delicious, as were the linguini with mushrooms. The kids loved their pasta with fresh tomatoes. Don't miss the warm apple pie, a heavenly experience!

Thank Vigouille
Massimo D, Public Relations Manager at Antica Osteria del Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Hi, thanks for your comment, Warm apple pie waiting for you! Best regards

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Positive: service, as we were accepted for lunch at 14:15, while the kitchen is officially open until 14h. Having eaten here a year before and had a great meal, we were looking forward to coming back. But something changed and the food was not as...More

Thank Tijana B
Massimo D, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Antica Osteria del Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Good evening, Sorry not to have given the same emotions. We hope to have again guests to try again. Best regards

Reviewed 25 July 2016

We had a slow start due to seating confusion. The staff was busy and didn't seem to be coordinated. Once we were actually seated, we were on the verge of leaving before a server was finally able to atten to us. (As it turned out,...More

Thank Detrustee
Massimo D, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Antica Osteria del Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Good evening, Thanks for visiting and for the comments , we hope to see you soon guests without small confusions, for a good dinner. Best regards

Reviewed 3 October 2015

We enjoyed it. Appreciated being offered to move inside - it was very windy. Everything was good, salads, meat variety plate, and certainly wine. The waitress was very helpful and polite. Menu in English is available.

Thank Sasha122156
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

At the beginning of my dinner the service was very polite. By the end, if became awful. It ruined the entire dining experience. The food was good. The prices- "normal" Switzerland prices

Thank Rinat L
Reviewed 16 August 2015

A very good choice on the menu, service friendly and a nice location. Is it expensive? Yes and no, Lugano prices but you can pick half portion for a lot of the dishes on the menu and food is fresh. If you never been to...More

Thank Za036
Reviewed 14 June 2015

The setting of this delightful restaurant is so lovely that it would be hard not to enjoy dining there, but luckily the food is also delicious. We enjoyed a great lunch outdoors looking towards the lake. Its popular with locals (a good sign), good service,...More

Thank aboutandout
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:45
Monday
09:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:45
Thursday
09:00 - 23:45
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Foce 9 | A 300 metri dal grande parcheggio Campo Marzio. C'è sempre posto., Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 971 42 00
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