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Locanda Gandriese Restaurant

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Gandria $$ - $$$ Italian, , European
Via alla Chiesa 3, Gandria, Lugano 6978, Switzerland
+41 91 971 41 81
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (5 reviews)
“raclette” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Swiss, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Via alla Chiesa 3, Gandria, Lugano 6978, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful authentic restaurant in excellent location with views of lake Lugano with great tasting food and excellent service, we thank in particular Ricardo who was very welcoming and attentive. Highly recommended.

Thank Madhvi S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place with a picturesque view and with good food. Although a bit cramped, the restaurant is very cozy and is a place you want to revisit.

Thank Montagnola
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant and a perfect service and very friendly. Sehr schöne Umgebung. Very good food. Little tiny restaurant. Sweet.

1  Thank Ralf S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved a table for three on the terrace for Sunday lunch with confirmation by email. It was an idyllic day and the setting overlooking the lake and the green forests was magnificent. The food was delicious, and the service discreet and attentive. The octopus...More

1  Thank George H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice lately renovated location in the Center of Gandria with lake view terazza. New owner and cook from Sardegna with a very competent team and service. For me the best restaurant in Gandria. Worth to go and having a nice evening with very good...More

1  Thank Ja S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and we loved dinner here: Food: We tried a number of dishes and they were all excellent. My favorite here was the polenta, a traditional Tichinese brown polenta that is earthy and coarse ground. Wonderful and chewy, we had it...More

1  Thank Khaja
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Ate here while we were visiting Gandria during our stay in Lugano. Food was beautiful with lots of Sicilian ingredients, the service was excellent and the view just incredible. Can highly recommend.

1  Thank HJenkins71
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The views are amazing and the food is great. We took a bus to get there and when dinner was done at 10pm there were no buses back. We walked home an hour and it was worth it. If you aren't willing to do the...More

Thank jenw96
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The restaurant where we planned to eat was full so we searched for another. Locanda Gandriese was the best looking of those we saw, plus the odors wafting from the kitchen made up our minds. The menu was short but packed with tempting dishes. My...More

1  Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Amazing food, great customer service and perfect location for lake view dining. It's very clean and friendly atmosphere insider. What more could one ask for? Thanks Mario for your warm hospitality and great customer service. Will visit again!

Thank 240parvez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Buffet, Waitstaff, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 22:30
Monday
09:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 22:30
Thursday
09:30 - 22:30
Friday
09:30 - 22:30
Saturday
09:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via alla Chiesa 3, Gandria, Lugano 6978, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano  >  Gandria
  • Phone Number: +41 91 971 41 81
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Description
The restaurant & guest house is located in the historic center of Gandria, overlooking the Ceresio lake. From the interior terrace you can enjoy a spectacular view of the landscape in which it's located the village, one of the ten most beautiful of Switzerland (L'Hebdo, 2006).
It offers Ticinese, Sardinian and Mediterranean food specialties.
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