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Via della Chiesa Ottava 1237, 55050 Lucca, Italy
+39 (0)583 510373
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Find outside of Lucca

We stayed nearby in Cerasomma and our host recommended this osteria. We were pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere is very rustic and the food was excellent. I tried the mixed grilled meats and had a side of vegetables. The meats were wonderfully grilled and delicious. My husband had the house... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 13, 2014
CarolB353
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Baveno, Italy
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Baveno, Italy
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72 reviews 72 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stayed nearby in Cerasomma and our host recommended this osteria. We were pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere is very rustic and the food was excellent. I tried the mixed grilled meats and had a side of vegetables. The meats were wonderfully grilled and delicious. My husband had the house made tortelli casalinghi which was a meat ravioli, also very good.... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Osteria di Meati is a local favourite haunt of mine. Food is good and excellent value for money. It has a lovely terrace and you will find a great mix of locals and non locals, couples, friends and families eating here. Please note it is not easy to find as it is slightly off the beaten track and google maps... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This is a typical restaurant in the countryside near Lucca. Set in an an old house with vintage furniture, it has several rooms in which you can eat. The grilled meats were very good and the wine as well. Delicious cake for dessert. Recommended.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

After a long day of travel, our family enjoyed a fantastic dinner at this lovely restaurant just outside of Lucca. We sat outside, right by the garden. Our server was very knowledgeable and friendly. Highlights of the meal were the mixed grilled meat platter (superb!), sliced steak (tagliata) with fresh porcini mushrooms and fried porcini mushrooms. The pastas were slightly... More 

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Vienna
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

We stayed nearby and this was the only choice late in the evening upon our arrival, however, we were not disappointed. Food was good and so was the house wine. Service could be a bit better but coming from Austria, we are used to waiters with a character. If you come in summer, sit in the garden and enjoy, mosquitos... More 

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Pisa
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31 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2011

Things are different when it's winter, for everyone and for everything. This is especially true for the Ostera Di Meati, that on summer is a small garden in a small village off the beaten tracks where you can sit back, relax, and be a poet when looking at all those reds, and green, and browns and yellow and a wolf... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via della Chiesa Ottava 1237, 55050 Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)583 510373

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 33 - 133
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Barbecue

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?