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Federale Resturant Pizzeria Besso

Via Coremmo, 21, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 966 54 18
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
30 Aug 2017
“Nice pizza ”
14 Dec 2016
“Pleasant and good food in the center of town”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Coremmo, 21, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Went there to eat a late lunch earlie dinner It took the waitress 20 min to get our drinks and took another 10 after that to get a salad After that it took another 30 min! For our pizza to arrive that was cold! In...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Lovely restaurant, the most reasonable priced and best seating in the square to people watch. Beautiful food, cocktails and tasty desserts. The home made lasagna was beautiful and authentic, try a Hugo cocktail.

Thank JuicyLucyMarkie
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived without reservation We were sitted right away. Service was good and quick. The price was a bit high. But tasty.

Thank Erez I
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

On a day visit to Lugano, so only had one hour for lunch. This restaurant stood out in the square as being clean and popular. Had a very tasty meal which was served very efficiently. Would recommend to other visitors to the town...

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The prices were comparable to similar restaurants in the area, but the quality of the food was less than average. The margherita pizza did not have fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and basil as I am used to on such a pizza. It was a plain, cheese...More

Thank masstravelerwithkids
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Situated in Piazza Riforma and good for people watching. The menu looked good so we took a chance to try it and we were not dissapointed. My wife took Cozze alla Marinara and she had a big portion of mussels and it was good. I...More

Thank JankanHH
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is 5 star.The owner ( Walter Fiaella ) is gracious, and very welcoming to travelers from abroad. He speaks several languages, so it's easy to get what you desire. The outdoor tables are well spaced, so you don't feel cramped.I hope to return...More

Thank newvibrantredd1
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to simply relax and discuss the news of Italian politics. Excellent and large Tiramisu. Pleasant staff.

Thank Hans B
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This restaurant has a fantastic location near the lake on the market place. The pizza was very good, served on time ( we requested to be serve within 45 minutes), the pasta with prawns and saffron was excellent and the tiramisu was ok. Obviously, by...More

Thank jaynice1
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Got a pizza and gnocchi - really nothing special. Price is very good though compared to other restaurants. Menu is a bit small. If it is nice outside and you done mind a "slightly above average place" come here because the courtyard area is a...More

Thank ilovecorndogs
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Coremmo, 21, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 966 54 18
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