Western Valleys restaurants

Swiss in Valle Maggia

Grotto Ca’ Rossa

Spilling onto a flower-strewn garden in summer and with a log fire blazing in winter, this grotto (rustic Ticino-style inn or restaurant) is an atmospheric spot for Ticinese specialities, from homemade pasta to butt…
Swiss in Valle Maggia

La Froda

With a cracking view of Foroglio's wispy falls from its terrace, this osteria is simply lovely. Sit at one of five timber tables by the fireside for heaped servings of melt-in-the-mouth stinco di maiale (pork shank)…
Swiss in Val Verzasca

Grotto Efra

From the terrace you can look out to a waterfall darting over a wooded cliff face at this delightful little grotto. The polenta and costine (spare ribs) are cooked to perfection and there's occasionally someone stru…