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Tessin Grotto

Waidbadstrasse 151, 8037, Zürich

(((() Swiss
Average
Main course: Fr.35
Food spend: Fr.60

Angenehme Kühle im Sommer, schöne Spazierwege drum herum, persönliche Bedienung hervorragend, geeignet für alle Menschen auch mit Behinderungen. Gestern war praktisch an jedem Tisch draussen auch mindestens ein Hund dabei - und trotzdem war es ruhig und friedlich!

Helen Wormser 25 August 2016
from Russikon

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Just north of Zurich on the Hönggerberg, the Tessin Grotto opens its doors for fans of Ticino cuisine, boasting the warm welcome so typical of a Swiss grotto.

On the menu at this restaurant in Zurich you’ll find a host of specialities from the canton of Ticino, from prawn ravioli in saffron dough with citrus and garlic butter, chestnut ravioli with Ticino goats cheese and sage butter with pepperoncini, or oven-roasted veal shank with homemade gnocchi. Generous with their desserts, the Tessin Grotto serves up delicious mini panettone with locally-grown peaches, almonds and a honey and cream glacé, or the scorched caramelised cream with tonka bean aromas.

What could be better to complement the southern Swiss fare than wines from the same region? Come summer, the chestnut tree garden is a hit, and winter sees guests indulging in cheese fondue and bread from the Maggia valley.

Located on the Hönggerberg just north of Zurich, the restaurant is approximately twenty minutes from the city centre. The bus lines 38 and 69 take you to the Waidbadstrasse stop and the Tessin Grotto restaurant is within ten minutes from there on foot. Those travelling by car will find ample parking at the restaurant.

Tessin Grotto

Waidbadstrasse 151, 8037, Zürich

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Customer reviews for Tessin Grotto

4.6 (((() (based on 21 reviews)
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Recommended for

  • dinner (15)
  • al fresco (13)
  • lunch (10)
  • romantic (9)
  • child friendly (6)
  • business (5)
  • large parties (5)
  • afternoon tea (4)
  • private dining (4)
  • luxury (1)
  • value (1)
  • (((** 29 August 2016 by Peter Grünig from Lenzburg

    Sehr fein. Aufmerksame Bedienung.

  • ((((( 25 August 2016 by Helen Wormser from Russikon

    Angenehme Kühle im Sommer, schöne Spazierwege drum herum, persönliche Bedienung hervorragend, geeignet für alle Menschen auch mit Behinderungen. Gestern war praktisch an jedem Tisch draussen auch mindestens ein Hund dabei - und trotzdem war es ruhig und friedlich!

  • ((((( 23 August 2016 by M.B. from Dietlikon

    Sehr feines essen und trinken in sehr stimmiger Atmosphäre. Wir kommen wieder.

  • ((((( 13 August 2016 by Simon Zehnder from Zürich

    nicht vom namen abschrecken lassen! das grotto tessin ist eine oase mit bestem service!

  • ((((( 9 August 2016 by Gregor Schreiber from Dietikon

    Schönes Restaurant. Gutes Ambiente

  • ((((( 6 August 2016 by Rene Leuppi from Quarten

    Ein feines Mittagessen, wunderbarer Garten und sehr, sehr freundlicher Service.... Immer wieder ein Erlebnis der besonderen Art, im Tessin kann es gar nicht schöner sein, ausser das Wetter.....

  • ((((( 31 July 2016 by Traugott Wapp from Zürich

    Hat uns gut gefallen, Preis-Leistung des Mittagsmenüs war sehr gut. Bedienung war sehr freundlich und aufmerksam.

  • ((((* 15 July 2016 by Regula Hotz from Zürich

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  • ((((( 10 July 2016 by Margrit Hübscher from Bergdietikon

    das Essen war sehr gut.

  • ((((( 26 June 2016 by Claudia Karrer from Zürich

    Service tiptop????

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