Fodor's Expert Review Grotto della Salute

$$ Lugano Italian

This absolutely authentic, no-frills place pulls in a local crowd for a good bottle of Ticinese wine and a satisfying, contemporary spin on old favorites like homemade pasta, roasted meat, and fresh fish. The dedicated owners pride themselves on high-quality ingredients with absolutely no additives. During the summer patrons can dine on the terrace under the shade of centuries-old sycamore trees.

Italian Modern Italian Lively Lunch Dinner $$

Quick Facts

Via Madonna della Salute 10
Massagno, Ticino  6900, Switzerland


Known For:
  • Gorgeous outdoor seating area
  • Fresh steak tartare with white truffles
  • Vibrant, traditional atmosphere
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Sun., 2 wks in mid-Aug. and 2 wks in mid-Jan.

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