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L'Approdo

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Via Mappo 6, Minusio 6648, Switzerland
+41 91 225 81 18
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Lymington, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found the staff welcoming, the service and food good and the location is perfect for relaxing alongside the lake.

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Bellinzona, Switzerland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful location, generous menu card, good service, enough parking space all around, good for lunch and dinner.

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Minusio, Switzerland
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I went to L'approdo many times with my clients and I always had a good business lunch in a friendly atmosphere. Monica and all her staff are very nice and the food is simply excellent.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Visited on a business trip. Solo. Friendly waitor, great ambiance and nice food. The caprese was ok, vitello huge and tasty. Worth a visit!

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Gentile Cliente La ringraziamo per aver preso il tempo di complimentarsi con noi. Vi aspettiamo con grande piacere Monica Poroli More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

It's unusual to have good Service and good Food combined. Well this restaurant has it all. Not to speak about the location itself overlooking the beautiful lake and monitor the floating boats right next. Ruth and I have visited the place several times alone and with important friends and colleagues. It received top marks from everyone Bob Ravalico UN Official... More 

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Locarno, Switzerland
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29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2012

We went for dinner, having booked for 11 people. Just as well - if you don't book you may well be hanging around for some time. The restaurant is fairly new, in a converted building at the north end of Lake Maggiore. There is a public car park right next to the restaurant, so it is very convenient for people... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 51
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Mappo 6, Minusio 6648, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Minusio
  • Phone Number: +41 91 225 81 18

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?