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il Ghiotto

rue Cite-Devant 6, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
0041+21 312 07 57
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
rue Cite-Devant 6, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were warmly welcomed by the owner who talked us through the menu of the day as well as the main menu. We opted for the 3 course menu of the day - the pasta in a lemon sauce was delicious, the pasta was home...More

1  Thank Pam D
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had an excellent meal at il Ghiotto. We were warmly welcomed at the restaurant which is positioned greatly, very close to the imposing Cathedral of Lausanne. One of our children has allergies and they were very accomodating to make sure she got a great...More

Thank Johan F
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The food is absolutely delicious, the staff very friendly and the atmosphere very cool - especially on a hot summer evening. What better way to end a day than by dining in an old narrow alleyway next to a cathedral? That's right, none =)

Thank Florian E
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent small restaurant in the old town. The food is original with fresh home made pasta very well presented. Dessert are fresh home made and delicious. The terrace is lovely specially in spring and summer. The owner serve you directly. She is very warm, interested...More

Thank Jorge_Bernuy
il_Ghiotto2014, Proprietario at il Ghiotto, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Customer, First of all, a big thank you for choosing our restaurant and taking the time to share your experience. What a pleasure to read your compliments, Au plaisir de vous accueillir de nouveau très prochainement parmi nous.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I would 100% recommend this restaurant to anyone! Small gem next to the Lausanne's Cathedral. The service is very kind, maybe you can wait 5-10 minutes because the owner is serving alone the tables, but the quality of the food definitely worths waiting. We had...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

It's always so hard to make the selection because everything is delicious. I keep going to this place because the pasta is amazing and the owners are great! it's an easy going place, not noisy, perfect to spend a nice evening, Nice selections of wines...More

Thank Marisa_gaby
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I found this place while wandering near the cathedral and am so happy I did. My boyfriend and I went back for dinner and enjoyed the best plates of pasta both of us have ever eaten. Everything is homemade, and the flavors are unbelievable. They...More

Thank Allie J
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Have decided last night to have dinner out and chose this place from TripAdvisor. Must admit we have chosen it based on ratings and the owners name. Romanian!!! We were looking forward to seeing what Romanians can do and be proud! Couldn't have been prouder!...More

Thank MagdaOltean
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I've been here three times now and the service and food maintain a really high standard. trust your server with wine recommendation to complements the food. She is great!

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip to il Ghiotto and the amazing fagottini pasta with truffle sauce! It is a little difficult to find but ended up being well worth the trip (it's on a side road next to the cathedral). I would definitely recommend if...More

Thank Kyle G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 19 - USD 42
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Cite-Devant 6, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: 0041+21 312 07 57
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Nel cuore di Losannaquesto piccol ristorante propone una cucina semplice ma raffinata preparata a partire esclusivamente da prodotti freschi ed elaborata in funzione delle stagioni...il matrimonio perfetto tra la cucina tradizionale e la nuova cucina.vi accoglieremo in una calda e serena atmosfera per farvi riscoprire il gusto delle cose buone.Disponiamo di una Vista magnifica sulla cattedrale e di una terrazza.
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