very well known for his pastry and cakes, it is also a nice lunch spot in the city center. few plates, well done and delicious.
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Is one of my favorites restaurants in town. Quite always crowded but 1 table is not difficult to find. Many dishes at lunch (fine dining) and in the afternoon with many many delicatessen and snacks. The local also offers a great choice of pastries and...More
Great cafe. A wonderful setting in grand style. Superb hot chocolate (two types), good coffee, and excellent pastries.
I can recommend the pastry shop but not the restaurant / coffee shop. there are better, friendlier and cheaper places nearby. Going for morning tea I asked for the Darjeeling, priced at chf 4.20 for a cup or chf 5.20 for a "portion" meaning in...More
Great place for coffee and cake or even a small breakfast. Service was great! They also serve lactose free milk for those in need of a cappuccino. Historical and special.
This is a beautiful Café in a historic location. I have come here several times, only to be disappointed each and every time! Service is appalling: Waiters are unfriendly and arrogant and seem set on foisting the most expensive item on the menu on you....More
The cappuccino was excellent, and so was the berries with some mushed passion fruit tartlette. The atmosphere is a real "Old Europe", like the famous cafe's in Vienna, Prague and Budapest. It's a bit expensive, but Lugano is an expensive city, and this establishment is...More
Old world charm and true to it's heritage in every way (including service standards...). Born in 1803 which is a huge plus...loved sitting down and feeling a moment of history all around me. The ambiance is relaxed and refined (Swiss refined that is). Crowd was...More