Parco San Marco
Hotels & Beach Resort
A classic and refined design
Open for dinner
Casual Dress Code

The restaurant "La Joie de Vivre", situated in the main building of Parco San Marco, is characterised by a classic and refined design in shades of blue and gray that, together with the wooden floor, create the perfect combination of modernity and elegance.

Dinner: from 7:00 pm – 9.30 pm
Dress code
Gentlemen are politely requested to wear jackets; shorts are not permitted
Children 16 years and older are welcome
pet policy
In this restaurant pets and Emotional Support Animals are not permitted

The “joie de vivre” by
pablo picasso

A copy of Pablo Picasso's painting "La Joie de Vivre" completes the elegance of the environment.

Menu à la carte
A unique gastronomic experience

The menu of "La Joie de Vivre" is designed to provide a unique dining experience and contemporary high cuisine, thanks to the fine recipes and the rich wines selection designed to satisfy the connoisseurs and to tease the curious.
Do you have allergies, food intolerances or do you prefer to avoid certain foods for ideological reasons? Our Chef will be happy to discuss this with you personally.
Please note that all bars and restaurants are only open seasonally. For more information about seasonal openings please contact us at

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Our wines

A selection from the most well-known wineries
In our wine list, you will find a selection from the most renowned wineries, but also wines carefully chosen from small vineyards to give you a pleasant surprise. From sparkling wines of Franciacorta to the mighty reds of Valtellina, all the best wineries of Italy and the world will accompany your meal in style.
Our Maître can recommend you the best wine pairings for our dishes.
A culinary journey awaits you which will not disappoint!

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Our Grande Carte rises from our passion for great Italian food and the desire to innovate while respecting the finest of traditions.

The Chef proposes a constantly evolving cuisine which combines the freshness of local products, and the refinement of the recipes with his experience.
Our menu along with the flavors and aromas, changes with each season, so it offers each dish to you for an unparalleled experience of taste and imagination.
Thanks to the freshest products of the highest quality, our culinary proposals will delight your palate and make your evening unique and unforgettable!

Unique Atmosphere

The unique atmosphere of our restaurant overlooking the majestic Lake Lugano creates the perfect settings for your events. Benefit from our experience and professionalism, and let this unique setting make your event truly exceptional. We handle everything for you and we are always at your disposal!

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