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Restaurant Gallery Arté al Lago

  1. Contact
  2. Opening hours

    Monday: chiuso - geschlossen - fermé - closed
    Tuesday: 12:00 - 14:00; 19:00 - 21:30
    Wednesday: 12:00 - 14:00; 19:00 - 21:30
    Thursday: 12:00 - 14:00; 19:00 - 21:30
    Friday: 12:00 - 14:00; 19:00 - 21:30
    Saturday: 12:00 - 14:00; 19:00 - 21:30
    Sunday: chiuso - geschlossen - fermé - closed

  3. Guides
    • Gault & Millau
    • Michelin
  4. Associations and categories
    • Michelin stars
  5. Notes
    • Arte&Gusto
  6. Type of venue
    • Restaurant
  7. Cuisine
    • International

A combination of gourmet cuisine & stylish atmosphere
A unique restaurant inside an art gallery such as those found in London and New York. Across the road from the hotel and directly on the lake, the Restaurant Gallery Arté al Lago offers breathtaking views of Lugano as well as a changing scene of international artworks.

Head Chef Frank Oerthle creates spectacular signature dishes in a menu that specializes in lake fish and seafood.

The restaurant has one Michelin Star and 16 GaultMillau points and is the only Michelin starred restaurant in Lugano. Frank Oerthle was awarded "newcomer Chef of the year 2009” by the GaultMillau guide.

Arté features art and sculpture by a range of different artists, with exhibitions changing three times a year. See Art Gallery Exhibitions section for further information. Visits to the Art Gallery possible during opening hours or by prior arrangement.

We kindly remind our Guests that for dinner in our restaurants a smart casual attire is required. Gentlemen are asked to wear long trousers; shorts/Bermuda are not permitted. Pets are not allowed at the Bar and in the restaurants. We thank you in advance for your understanding.