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Taddeucci

#105 of 417 Restaurants in Lucca
Certificate of Excellence
Bar, Cafe, Pub
As featured in Best Food in Lucca
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Piazza San Michele 34, 55100 Lucca, Italy
0583 494933
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast

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  • 76
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
good pastry, expensive, not friendly

We had our breakfast there around 10. Honestly we didn't like it under the shadow, but I read comment is good, I checked inside it seems good, so we give it a try. I had bread with raisin, my friend had a croissant and rice pudding, all are very good. But it's quite expensive, tea 3euro each... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Miami, Florida
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Gold Coast
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We went here because another reviewer said they had a hot cappuccino here. Were were not so blessed!

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We carried out a fraise du bois (wild strawberry) tart and it was exemplary: thin, crispy shell, good pastry cream and those wonderfully fragrant wild strawberries.

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Miami, Florida
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We had our breakfast there around 10. Honestly we didn't like it under the shadow, but I read comment is good, I checked inside it seems good, so we give it a try. I had bread with raisin, my friend had a croissant and rice pudding, all are very good. But it's quite expensive, tea 3euro each, crossant, rice pudding... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Every town in Tuscany, and maybe even in all of Italy, has a pastry, bread or cake which is local to that town and which is special. In Lucca that bread is the Buccellato, which is sweet bread made with anise and raisins. Taddeucci, which is on Piazza San Michele, the main square in Lucca, is reputed to be the... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I would fly back to Italy and stop in Luca just for their buccellato. My husband and I got one and were going to save half for the train ride back but that didn't happen. Seriously, how could bread with raisins and anise be so addictive. I want one now, and tomorrow, and the day after. Thanks to Trip Advisor... More 

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Victoria Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Having 16 nights in Lucca, we cycled here each morning from our Anfiteatro apartment (Italian Apartments Collection) to have our coffee and cornetti. Coffee is great and crema cornetti are delicious. It is a little more expensive than some of the other local cafes, but sooooo very fresh and sooooo deliciously good. It is also the home of the famous... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We tried the buccellato. Kinda expensive for a sweet loaf of bread baked with raisins and aniseeds. Cost E4.50 for 300g the smallest that we can get to try. The bread was kinda hard and dry. There were only 2 staff working, one was busy making coffee and another manning the cash register. The cappuchino was not bad. Locals come... More 

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San Francisco, California
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Great place to try il buccellato, a typical sweet cake filled with raisins and aniseed, that is only made in Lucca. Recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My husband and I could not stay away from this place!! We came back multiple times to this cafe after trying other recommended spots for our morning cafe and cornetti, but this was, by far, the best. The cappuccino was delicious and HOT which stood it out above the rest. The cornetti a la creme was DELICIOUS!!!! The creme was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Waited about ten minutes before order was taken,we had two caffe latte which were lukewarm, two tortes that didn't come with coffee,I had to go in and order them again.The chocolate tasted like it was days old, the apple was just OK. Don't waste you time. There are much better and friendlier coffee shops in Lucca.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza San Michele 34, 55100 Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: 0583 494933

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bar, Cafe, Pub

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