We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Terrazza

Metzgerrainle 9, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
+41 41 410 36 31
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good23%
  • Average21%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible27%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (12 reviews)
“prosciutto” (2 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Metzgerrainle 9, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
Write a Review
Reviews (325)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had wonderful memories of our last visit to Lucerne and this restaurant. We had a light meal of bruschetta, 1 tomato soup and a penne dish, a wine each and tap water. This came to CHF66.00.. which included CHF5 for tap...More

Thank Weusco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I usually try to state pros and cons of any place I visit and review. This place had no pros. Sure they have a patio on the lake but so do dozens of other restaurants in Lucerne. When I first walked in, 4 or 5...More

Thank tamala214
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Luzern is the one most visited city in Switzerland and with so many restaurants located in the old town by the Reuss's river it is difficult to know where to go... We tryed La Terrazza yesterday night and it was a disapointed from beginning to...More

Thank 131guido
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Can't always rely on tripadvisor reviews. Hardly ever go to a restaurant without good reviews but chose this one for the ambience by the lake, and took a chance. Couldn't believe the reviews and ratings after checking. Excellent meals of spaghetti bolognese and risotto. You...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I ordered a spaghetti Bolognese but was given carbonara (doesn't even sound similar). Since we were in a rush and my partner had his food in front of him, I reluctantly accepted the meal rather than waiting for another meal to be cooked. The food...More

Thank HOLIDAYoholic
Reviewed 11 May 2017

After walking up and down the busy restaurant scene along the river on a Saturday night in early April, my spouse and I finally found a table at a place whose menu appealed to us. The outdoor seating at La Terrazza offers panoramic views of...More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Had lunch today, choosing from their seasonal menu that features asparagus. The waiter recommended a dish described as penne with chicken slices in lemon herb cream sauce wth green asparagus . Dish was not bad but rather bland with not the slightest hint of lemon....More

Thank longshot
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had dinner here on our second night and the food were good. You need to book if you want to sit by the window for the view.

Thank Grace H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great location, with an outdoor seating area right on the lake.Menu is classic itallian, with plenty of choice of Pizza & pasta dishes. Pricing is fair for the area. Food was good, when it arrived, but service was painfully slow. it took over an hour...More

Thank PDScotland
Reviewed 6 April 2017

On our first day to Lucerne, we sat on the riverside patio of La Terrazza. What a breathtaking peaceful place to have a meal! The clean clear water, the elegant swans swimming by, the exquisite view of the mountains and architecture of the buildings! And...More

Thank tamarab815
Nearby Restaurants
Hotel des Balances
439 reviews
.02 km away
Mamma Leone
370 reviews
.11 km away
Zunfthausrestaurant Pfistern
656 reviews
.11 km away
181 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke)
4,096 reviews
.18 km away
Old Town Lucerne
1,894 reviews
.14 km away
The Rosengart Collection
517 reviews
.33 km away
Spreuer Bridge
420 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Terrazza staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metzgerrainle 9, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: +41 41 410 36 31
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing