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La Tana dell'Orco

Viale Regina Margherita 235 | Porta San Pietro, 550100 Lucca, Italy
+39 389 0233234
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Ranked #33 of 431 restaurants in Lucca
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $14 - $22
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza & Pasta, Chowder
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

Great restaurant ! I would recommend it to anyone, great service, fresh and delicious food, and Claudio the owner is really friendly! So good we came 3 times in less than a week in Lucca !! The pizzas, arancina, granite and pasta are all great! 5 stars ! Dominique, Rosalia, Chloe and Margaux, from France

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Really friendly owners and staff. Amazing pizza just outside the old walls. A very nice experience. Good wine

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New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

After reading the great tripadvisor reviews, we decided to eat lunch here instead of going back through the wall into Lucca. We rented bikes near the train station and riding around the wall and through town, we stopped here for lunch before our train to Pisa. Everything is made fresh and takes the time for it. Our family shared the... More

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Seattle, Washington
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101 reviews 101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stumbled upon this restaurant after parking our car near one of the gates of Lucca. We hadn't seen any reviews prior and were we impressed! It's a small restaurant, you could nearly miss the small front, but the food and service were impecable. We had a pizza, salad and a calzone. Everything was huge, freshly made and tasted great.... More

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Miami, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The service was immediate, polite, and attentive. The food was prepared fresh and quickly and it was the best foccacia i've ever had. Also try the arancini! They are prepared on the spot, are enormous, and nothing beats the taste! They also have the coolest decoration of all the drawings/wrtings/poems people have written for them hanging on the walls and... More

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Austin, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

This is another place that our hotel recommended. There is a big salad on the menu that is amazing. It is enough for two people and the ingredients are fresh and taste awesome. My panino was a vegetarian one with chickpeas and eggplant, it was good too. The owners were very nice and it was fun to chat with them.

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Pisa, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

清静幽闲的用餐环境,好吃又价廉物美的美食!一定要试的餐厅! A very warm and cosy place with great food and nice wine. Definitely a must try place in Lucca!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013 via mobile

We went here based of TA reviews and we weren't disappointed! Loved it. We had a seafood pasta and a pizza and it was delish. So fresh and filling. Great value for money too. I would recommend this place but maybe get in early like we did - as we had no problems with slow service like other ppl have... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Visited here in October. It is a great spot for a pizza, I had a Quatro Stagione and my wife had a vegetarian. Great value at €20 including water and a tip. We were so impressed we went back a second time. On this occasion I opted for the specialty - I think it was Di Marco. The food was... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

The food wasn't spectacular but it was more affordable. The environment was fun with art everywhere. It is a good place to relax with some friends.

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