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$$ Lugano Italian

Celebrity chef Silvio Galizzi pursues nuova cucina (contemporary Italian cuisine) with ambition and flair in this Lugano eatery, proving he still has the culinary dazzle that earned him his first accolades two decades ago, when he made waves in the world of Swiss gastronomy. After a few short-lived ventures, he has settled down here to a more casual backdrop, offering classic dishes as well as foreign favorites like barbecue-roasted chicken and fish-and-chips.

Italian Trendy Lively Lunch Dinner $$

Quick Facts

Via Foce 9
Lugano, Ticino  6900, Switzerland


Known For:
  • Renowned chef
  • Outdoor dining in summer
  • Italian twists on foreign favorites like barbecue-roasted chicken

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