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Rampa Baluardo San Colombano 3 | Mura Urbane, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 464641
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09:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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El Callao, Venezuela
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196 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here for a dinner with colleagues, the atmosphere was amazing, the location is great, and the lights and the tables were nice decorated. Elegant and warm. The cuisine was good.

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Abergele, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

wow! We had amazing food here. Highly recommended, the service, food and drinks were all brilliant. Something on the menu for all price ranges. Lovely touches to make you meal really memorable. Highly recommended.

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Frimley Green, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the calzone, it was the biggest I have ever seen and the dough was sensational. Amazing value for €7.50! My lady had black spaghetti with lobster which was also fantastic. Also try some of the Petrognola beer - it's local to Lucca and delicious.

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stratford upon avon
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This was a great find close to where we were staying. We ate here on a Sunday evening. The food was excellent, both the duck and venison melted in the mouth. The staff were very attentive and attempted to teach us basic Italian. In Cafe we were able to buy our breakfast for the next day which was equally delicious.

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Milan, Italy
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585 reviews
508 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had a pleasant break with tea, apple and pine seed tart and an especially good traditional Lucca free vegetables sweet tart. The place is quite new and nice, service is quick and nice, too. All the more reasons for keeping the toilets well. A missing toilet seat is only acceptable in the most basic premises, and tidy. This was... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Lucca mid afternoon and very hungry. We came through the ramparts by the entrance closest to the train station when my Aunt spotted this place. I was leery at first as I figured a place on the ramparts with Caffetteria in the name was probably a tourist trap with microwaved food. I'm glad I didn't vocalize my... More 

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Somerset, UK
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We ate at San Colombano twice during our recent visit to Lucca. San Colombano is on Lucca's City Wall, a lovely and lively green space surrounding the old City. The first time we were there, we had just arrived and were too early to check into our accommodation. We sat under shady trees on a warm afternoon and had a... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I visited Lucca for two weeks and ate at many different places. Of all of them, this was the best. I had heard about it early in my trip, but hadn't tried it until a few days before I left as it was never in my path. I am so disappointed that I only had time to go twice. The... More 

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Harrogate
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We stopped for a beer. Apparently we had sat at the wrong table, so the waitress insisted that we move to a different one. Given the place had perhaps three tables occupied this seemed both rude and unnecessary.

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

So when you are tired of all the tourist restaurants and craving for a really good and well prepared meal.. this is the place to go. The food is so good, the atmosphere nice, the staff was spot on and the presentation of the dishes is simple and elegant. The theme of this place is simply good cooking. We went... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 54
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rampa Baluardo San Colombano 3 | Mura Urbane, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 464641

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?