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Antico Grotto Fossati

Meride 6866, Switzerland
+41 91 646 56 06
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
10 Sep 2014
“Excellent food, outdoor tables agreeable in summer”
20 May 2014
“Excellent food”
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$$ - $$$
Meride 6866, Switzerland
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Reviewed 10 September 2014

Excellent food, one of the best polentas I had in my life, made out of 3 different types of flour. Small choice, a typical grotto, you eat what the owner cooks on that day, which is usually excellent. In summer, the garden tables in the...More

Thank PeterMCW
Reviewed 21 May 2014

The restaurant is situated in an idyllic location at the edge of the forest. The restaurant itself is a little bit dark but this is more than equalised by the friendliness of the hosts. The food, Capretto con Polenta, was delicious and the wine recommended...More

Thank jean_paul_hahn
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I did visit this restaurant a few times on my trip to Switzerland, it is hidden and you have to know this place, excellent food, everything done from scratch, very friendly service, advisable to book at this place, because it is always very busy!

Thank maggyToronto
Reviewed 8 December 2011

Bella la location soprattutto d'estate ma anche d'inverno col camino acceso e l'immancabile paiolo con la polenta. È il tipico grotto, quindi la scelta é ridotta. Salumi formaggi ed alcune pietanze calde servite con un'ottima polenta cotta sul camino che le conferisce un gusto affumicato...More

1  Thank ziomaur
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meride 6866, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Mendrisiotto  >  Meride
  • Phone Number: +41 91 646 56 06
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