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Ristorante Posta

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Via Cantonale, Carona 6914, Switzerland
+41 91 649 72 66
09:00 - 23:30
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Tue 17:30 - 23:30
Wed - Sun 09:00 - 23:30
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St. Gallen
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188 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Have been here as a group on a quiet evening. Good local food, friendly service, large selection of local and Italian wines. I recommend not only the restaurant, but also the nice little village on a hill above Lugano.

Thank trooper92
Munich, Germany
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice and cozy family owned restaurant in a super charming little town above lake Lugano. The dishes are all freshly prepared and extremely tasty. Service is friendly, however, if very busy as when we were there, you might have to wait a bit. Definitely a sure place to go back!

Thank Adriano M
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

A highly suggested cosy restaurant if you find yourself wandering around Lugano. Friendly stuff and great food.

Thank The London Owl x
Helsinki, Finland
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368 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The deer filet with chanterelles was excellent. Right degree of preparation. The other meals of the party also were tasty. The chestnut desert was delicious, although the amount of chantilly was a bit too much for some. The wine list, at least the reds, was exclusively Ticino wines. We had an excellent Tre Terre, but it was a gamble.

Thank Finn_on_the_go
Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We loved everything about this restaurant which was in walking distance from our hotel. Got 3 courses each and equally surprised by the quality of each dish

1 Thank ConocedorGourmet
Denver, Colorado
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We missed the ferry back to Lugano after a LONG hike - stopped in this beautiful lakeside restaurant to get help. The food and drink were great, and the owner/manager helped us get a taxi back to our car near Lugano. We owe him big time. Really, really nice people.

1 Thank mkhogan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Amazing restaurant manager by the family. Very good food and wine. Ambient is very peculiar! Good pasta fish and meet. In the heart of a tiny village With the name of Carona

Thank Roberto M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

On a beautiful Saturday hike, we crossed the lovely village of Carona and found this jewel : its sunny terrace made us sit there although we had a pic nic packed! One of the very friend waitresses (they are two sisters) explained the menu to us:we were all charmed by the crespelle a la fiorentina! Highly recommended!

Thank 414Mat
Hong Kong, China
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146 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

What a fantastic surprise. In the heart of Carona Village, a beautiful village on top of San Salvatore mountain, right above Lugano Lake, we went for dinner at Ristorante Posta. We sat outside where there's an inspiring enchanting garden. Ambience is just amazing and the food too. Delicious!

Thank Innovation Sola... R
Winterthur, Switzerland
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30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Friday, March 27, 2015 we had a delicious dinner at this nice Restaurant in Carona, a small village on the hill range between Monte San Salvatore and Morcote in the Ticino (Switzerland). It is really worth to visit this place.

Thank Goldi09

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Swiss, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cantonale, Carona 6914, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Carona
  • Phone Number: +41 91 649 72 66

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?