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Ristorante Grotto Sant'Anna

Via Sant'Anna 30 | Traffiume, 28822 Cannobio, Italy
+39 0323 70682
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“panna cotta” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Sant'Anna 30 | Traffiume, 28822 Cannobio, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a seasoned traveler, I wanted to take my friends to the Cannobio market on Sunday which is truly an experience for those vacationing around Stresa or Locarno. We had lunch at ristorante grotto sant’anna located next to cliffs and a river and we ate...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

A short drive or medium walk to this hillside historic site with grotto and restaurant. Booking essential, eat in or out. Michelin quality food of local Italian food in traditional style. Tastefully served, excellent wines. Highly recommended. 3 courses and wine about 60 euros.

Thank Speigal
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at this restaurant. It was the event of the day. The food was just fantastic, the service at the same level. The best was the restaurant itself, the view from the restaurant and the location of the restaurant. It was difficult to...More

Thank Niels J
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd year that we go back here and ended up going twice as this is an absolute gem! We were staying near Locarno where I’ve been going for years and this is the type of restaurant that you’ll just never forget! My...More

Thank Kiwi1223
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We walked here from Cambodia, having made a Fri lunch booking from our hotel. Was not busy, but the service, food and wine options were excellent. Started with the onion tarts tartin and the prawn tartare. Delicious. We then had the amazing slow cooked beef...More

Thank MeggSydney
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

A refined restaurant to go if you are looking for something special. The environment and decoration make you feel that you are away from everything as it is located at the hill in the middle of the trees. The parking is very good and I...More

Thank alessandra19092015
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Found myself here by accident. Had a nice walk up the river valley in lieu of horrible packed Sunday market. They opened at 12 for lunch and I was lucky to get a table as I had not booked, Best meal so far in Italy...More

Thank Syd M
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

A few miles out of town in the mountains and if you are lucky you might find this little grotto tucked away behind an old church. We went there for lunch and had pre-booked our table. It was busy with locals and tourists. Very efficient...More

Thank hjb120
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We went here for our first night , we walked there from our hotel and had a wonderful meal outside under the trees the views were amazing and the food was amazing . The waiter was very patient with us , we could not decide...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Not very easy to find, an extraordinary place with delicious food... one has to reseve in advance as to be sure to have a table. The place is very nice and welcoming...the service quick and the food excellent. Appetizers, main meal and dessert all as...More

Thank sou44
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Response from bubba89 | Reviewed this property |
We drove north from Beveno on SS34 alongside the lake. Right as you enter Cannabio you make a left on SP75 the sign will say Traffiume. Small, very small winding roads into the town. Worth the effort. Happy trails.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$62
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sant'Anna 30 | Traffiume, 28822 Cannobio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Cannobio
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 70682
  • E-mail
Typical restaurant with a cuisine revisited with the use of simple but high-quality products We always recommend booking The restaurant will be closed from november ti march
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