Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Thun

Beau-Rivage da Domenico

Beau-Rivage da Domenico serves Italian food with the warmth and generosity of the Bel Paese in a graceful old-world building. High-quality, seasonal ingredients shine in simple dishes cooked well – from homemade pas…
Top Choice Italian in Geneva

La Finestra

Since 2006 this handsome little restaurant nestled in the heart of the Old Town has been serving authentic haute-Italian cuisine in a casual, yet refined setting. The low ceilings and tiny tables wedged into the bas…
Top Choice Italian in Lucerne

Grottino 1313

Offering a welcome escape from Lucerne's tourist throngs, this relaxed yet stylish eatery south of the train station serves 'surprise' menus featuring starters like chestnut soup with figs, creative pasta dishes, me…
Top Choice Italian in Neuchâtel

Famiglia Leccese

Never was there a slice of Italy – Lecce in southern Italy to be precise – outside of the country as authentic as this earthy, friendly, brilliant and bellissimo Italian-run joint. It’s tucked out of the way: look f…
Top Choice Italian in Solothurn

Cantinetta Bindella

This refined Italian eatery attracts a devoted crowd with its candlelit interior and leafy walled garden where linen tablecloths spread beneath the trees. The menu embraces all things Tuscan.
Italian in Bellinzona

Trattoria Cantinin dal Gatt

Slip up a cobblestone side street to find this cracking little trattoria, brimming with warmth and bonhomie. The brick-vaulted interior is an inviting spot for digging into big Italian flavours courtesy of Tuscan ch…
Italian in Campione d'Italia

Da Candida

The plushest restaurant in town, Da Candida has been awarded a Michelin star for its refined ambience and menu playing up French-Italian flavours. The chef, Bernard Fournier, hails from Baccarat and puts his own inv…
Italian in Gandria

Ristorante le Bucce di Gandria

Climb the steps of Gandria's old town and you'll be rewarded with gorgeous lake views from this hillside restaurant. The menu keeps things regional and seasonal, adding a dash of creativity in dishes such as ravioli…
Italian in Locarno

Osteria Chiara

Hidden up a flight of steps, Osteria Chiara has all the cosy feel of a grotto (rustic Ticino-style inn or restaurant). Sit at granite tables beneath the pergola or at timber tables by the fireplace for homemade past…
Italian in Locarno

Locanda Locarnese

Elegant rusticity sums up this smart restaurant, with a beamed ceiling, crisp white tablecloths and an open fire, as well as a smattering of pavement seating. It's a romantic and intimate choice for season-driven di…