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L'Altana

Via di Mezzo, Barga, Italy
+39 0583 723192
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pasta” (28 reviews)
“pork” (19 reviews)
“risotto” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Via di Mezzo, Barga, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us pitched up in late December for a walk around Barga hoping to find a lunching spot. We were welcomed, watched the table of freshly made pasta as our selections were plucked from the table. Delicious truffle pasta for one, sausage sauce for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BetsyTwicks
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Need a reservation. The food is good but the days we were there the service was average to poor. Felt like we were putting them out by coming in even though we had a reservation. The non-Italians or tourists are usually put in the back...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank docbob0707
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Have been going to this restaurant for years. Would really recommend their homemade pasta and the Scallopina Valdostana - its making my mouth water just thinking about it. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chi-chi22
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

L’altana is a traditional Italian trattoria in Barga. The truffle pasta was amazing, while risotto was good but not to the same standard. The atmosphere is pleasant, and it is recommended when in the area.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Antonis888
Reviewed 19 October 2018

A family run restaurant, the food was delicious and we returned for the second night. In the old historic town, it is located next to the gate so it easy to find it. Highly recommended

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bgillat
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Really delicious food served by very friendly and knowledgeable team who really loved what they were doing. Started with wonderful ham and then onto fabulous pork and steak-really tasty food and not too much either-we suggested additional dishes and were helped not to over-order!! The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Angela P
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Delicious homemade dinners made by family in a small restaurant. We ordered way too much food, but we couldn’t stop eating because it was so delicious. It is like experiencing dinner in an Italian home.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ashslpl
Reviewed 23 September 2018

My husband and I have traveled the world and been lucky enough to eat insane meals at many great restaurants. This little boutique trattoria is very understated. The homemade pasta is truly some of the best we've ever had! Melt in your mouth, with just...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Livnthedream
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We booked here as it looked a quaint little place and we wasn’t disappointed at all. I had the risotto for starter and it was delicious. My wife had pasta and it was also very nice. The staff were pleasant, attentive and very welcoming. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jasonhartley
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended by the Renaissance Tuscany hotel where we stayed It is about 15 minutes car drive from the hotel There is a car parking in the area in front of the hotel (follow camper parking) We received a warm welcome by the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Daniel V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Mezzo, Barga, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Barga
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 723192
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