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Locanda all'Antico Mulino

Piazza San Giovanni 1, 54028, Villafranca in Lunigiana, Italy
+39 0187 495000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“porcini” (2 reviews)
“the owner” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Piazza San Giovanni 1, 54028, Villafranca in Lunigiana, Italy
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We came here for the first time in summer 2015 and now we finally made it back. Such a great place. The local starter dish is delicious. As is the meat and all the porcini dishes. Honestly, it's worth a detour!!!

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Super meal sat outside this local restaurant in the wonderful Borgo of Vilafranca excellent service and food as always

Thank Countybeck
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Apart from the obvious requirement of really good, local food which has never disappointed, one of the best aspects of this restaurant is the warmth and hospitality you immediately feel upon entering. You are really made to feel welcome. The food is a little different...More

Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We were late for lunch. We arrived at 14:15! Our friend who was there before us, spoke to the owner who accepted to keep the restaurant open just for the three of us! It was an incredible experience. Sig. Melchiore, the owner of this beautiful,...More

Thank IvanIvanovic
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped off on a rainy summer's day to find this real gem. Wonderful food made from traditional ingredients and can throughly recommend the lasagne. Service was brilliant and very friendly, enjoyed in fantastic surroundings.

Thank Ralph C
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Antico Mulino is a small family-run establishment, with the proprietor (Melchiorre) carefully overseeing dining room and kitchen. The restaurant has a comfortable and relaxed feeling, with local families and tourists clearly enjoying its pleasant setting for both in-door and out-door dining (this latter a covered...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

We had a really great dinner. Loved the house wine. And the pasta was incredible. The owner was really nice. We had a lovely evening.

Thank MMDeckers
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

We were there for the lunch. The decoration was very cosy and antique. The piano and old iron service plates were completing the sphere. The food was delicious and fresh. Antipasti dish was ceremonial and finished with onion jam and chilli pepper jam. You will...More

Thank Ejder Y
Reviewed 17 September 2014

There were only two tables with customers so the service was over the top. Food was ok. European beef just doesn't compare to what we are used to.

Thank Larry R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Giovanni 1, 54028, Villafranca in Lunigiana, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Massa Carrara  >  Villafranca in Lunigiana
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 495000
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