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Grotto La Ginestra da Ghilardi

Monti di Ronco, Ronco sopra Ascona 6622, Switzerland
+41 79 233 83 52
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
14 Sep 2016
“Everything about it is lovely.”
15 Jul 2016
“Great,rustique little place”
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Swiss, Italian
$$ - $$$
Monti di Ronco, Ronco sopra Ascona 6622, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

This place is well worth the very long uphill drive to get to. So cute you want to sit there forever. Nice service from friendly staff. Food was lovely. We had some amazing anti-pasti. This place is not cheap but by Swiss standards, not expensive...More

Thank jp t
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The drive up is quite narrow and curvy, but beautiful. You get rewarded with a great view and delicious snails with mushroom and polenta. Very friendly service as well.

Thank Anja K
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Being in this region you have to visit this place, with fantastic viem over the Lake. Hard drive, being carefully and to watch every corner as well as to take a brake, stop in between. It is a place to relax and to think over...More

Thank zugch
Reviewed 13 September 2015

After a long and difficult walk I came across this place up in the hills above Brissago there was a warm welcome from the waitress and very efficient service the food arrived quickly and was presented beautifully and tasted delicious

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

A great place where you can eat and drink something, and live a good day in the nature. And lumache are something special, like taiada and colada ....

2  Thank Michele F
Reviewed 27 August 2014

The climb is hard but the view is beautiful. The menu is typical ticinese food. Simple but good. The grotto itself is very nicely made of stone. Friendly staff.

1  Thank cyberasylum
Reviewed 8 August 2012

Small family owned business, which usually is a guarantee for a warm and friendly service. The setting is just slightly below what I expected when I planned to eat in a traditional grotto, but very cozy, beautiful, in the middle of nature and blessed by...More

Thank Flautor
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Cozy place, gorgeous views. Delicious Ticino cuisine. Loved it!

1  Thank Meaghen G
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Larissa L
21 February 2017|
Response from Ghilardi O | Property representative |
Si abbiamo anche le lumache in varie salse.
Google Translation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 39
Swiss, Italian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 am - 9:00 pm
11:45 am - 10:00 pm
11:45 am - 10:00 pm
11:45 am - 10:00 pm
11:45 am - 10:00 pm
11:45 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monti di Ronco, Ronco sopra Ascona 6622, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Ronco sopra Ascona
  • Phone Number: +41 79 233 83 52
  • E-mail
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