Ristorante zum Weissen Kreuz:
Where Italy meets Lucerne's history!

Welcome to the Ristorante zum Weissen Kreuz, the culinary heart of Lucerne, which proudly looks back on over 500 years of hospitality. Located in the vibrant city centre, our hotel opens its doors to guests who want to immerse themselves in the depths of history and enjoy excellent cuisine at the same time. 

Opening hours

Ristorante zum Weissen Kreuz

Open daily from 11:00 to 23:00 hrs. or we close earlier, when the last guest has left.

At the Ristorante we look forward to your table reservation and we will allocate terrace seats spontaneously.

As the oldest inn still in operation in Lucerne, which has borne its name unchanged since 1742, we are witnesses and custodians of a rich tradition. Our ristorante is more than just a place to eat; it is a piece of living history in which the traces of the past interweave with the vibrancy of the present.

We cordially invite you to become part of this unique story. Let us indulge you, and enjoy your food in an ambience characterised by centuries of hospitality and culinary heritage. It is an honour for us to welcome you as our guest today. Step inside and experience how history is brought to life through every meal.

La Carta del Gusto: Discover the art of Italian cuisine at the Weissen Kreuz

Let us take you on a culinary journey through authentic flavours and carefully selected ingredients in our elegant Italian restaurant. Here you can expect not only excellent wood-fired pizzas and pasta dishes, but also a selection of classic Italian meat and fish specialities. Our deep connection with the Italian culinary tradition inspires us to use only the best products and to refine them with care and creativity. Our aim is to make the tried and tested even better and to transform every taste into an unforgettable experience.

Sapori delle Stagioni: The speciality menu of the Weissen Kreuz

Immerse yourself in the seasonal delights of our Ristorante, where each season unfolds its own world of flavours. Our speciality menu is a tribute to the diversity of Italian cuisine, adapted to the rhythm of nature. In winter, our «classics» warm your heart; we greet spring with delicious «asparagus»; in summer, we call «put the barbecue on!» and autumn is the time for «truffles, pumpkin and game». Experience Italian classics reinterpreted and discover our special wood-fired pizzas, which are perfect for every season.

Vini d'Italia: A journey through the south with the wine list of the Weissen Kreuz

Raise a toast to la dolce vita! Our wine list is an ode to the Italian appreciation of life, characterised by attention to detail, outstanding quality and an impressive variety. From the sun-drenched vineyards of Sicily to the picturesque hills of Tuscany, our carefully selected wines tell the story of Italy's rich culture and distinctive landscapes.