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Serendepico

via della Chiesa di Gragnano, 36, 55010 Capannori, Italy
0583975026
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Ranked #4 of 39 restaurants in Capannori
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $83
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cercare di far capire i “come” e i “perché” senza poi perdersi in banalità non è cosa facile….. Siamo una famiglia prima di tutto, composta da amici diventati colleghi o forse il contrario, poco importa. Siamo un team che lavora andando nella stessa direzione e tutto ciò che ogni singolo componente è, ogni sua sfumatura, ogni suo ricordo o aneddoto, o semplicemente un’idea è il Serendepico.Un locale in movimento perché ognuno di noi, giorno dopo giorno è una persona diversa, un po’ come la nostra cucina, identificarla oppure classificarla non è cosa semplice perché è continuamente influenzata da ciò che incontriamo lungo il nostro percorso. Lo staff del Serendepico
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cercare di far capire i “come” e i “perché” senza poi perdersi in banalità non è cosa facile….. Siamo una famiglia prima di tutto, composta da amici diventati colleghi o forse il contrario, poco importa. Siamo un team che lavora andando nella stessa direzione e tutto ciò che ogni singolo componente è, ogni sua sfumatura, ogni suo ricordo o aneddoto, o semplicemente un’idea è il Serendepico.Un locale in movimento perché ognuno di noi, giorno dopo giorno è una persona diversa, un po’ come la nostra cucina, identificarla oppure classificarla non è cosa semplice perché è continuamente influenzata da ciò che incontriamo lungo il nostro percorso. Lo staff del Serendepico
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Zottegem, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

From all the 25 different restaurants in the area of Tuscany was this one the most expensive and onfortunately almost the least tasty... They seem to try to bring the "nouvelle cuisine" and the (very small!!!) dishes had indeed a nice presentation, but almost all of them were absolutely tasteless !!! For example : my tartare of makerel came right... More

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Relais Del Lago T, Proprietario at Serendepico, responded to this review

Dear Mr Dirk, I'm afraid you haven't appreciated our cooking and I regret that, upon arriving home, you immediately dedicated youself to write 3 reviews on our accommodation (including booking.com) where for the 90% you write about prices and how much you eat better and you spend little in trattoria to 300 mt from us. I would point out that... More

ottawa, canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Our party of five arrived at Serendepico without a reservation and were greeted by Alexandro (the owner) who warmly welcomed us. Even a light drizzle did not dampen the fantastic dinner as we were covered by a large umbrella. The food was great, the service was great and all at a reasonable price. After dinner, Alexandro invited us indoors for... More

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12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

It was a little too chilly for outside, but the inside is lovely. Alessandro the owner took such wonderful care of us. A complimentary glass of sparking wine to start, and then such wonderful food. Some dishes of note; apps: chicken liver mousse on crispy polenta, insalata wine prosciutto and cherry vinaigrette. We also were served an amuse bouche of... More

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Kapaa, Hawaii
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

The ambiance of the restaurant as it's set outdoors is lovely on a clear evening. Everything that we had was excellent. We did the prix fixe 5 course menu. Nice way to try a little bit of all the flavors.

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Tenterden, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

We had a wonderful meal sitting outside at Serendepico. It was all absolutely delicious, and the recommended local white wine was very special! The hot chocolate dessert was a highlight.... with almond ice cream! Fine dining in rural Tuscany - such a memorable first visit!

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

Serendepico is what you fantasize about when you think of Tuscan dining. The owner, Alessandro, is one of the nicest and most gracious hosts that we have ever experienced. You can certainly see the passion he has for his place. The food is probably the best you will have in Italy. The chef, Damiano, is a young rising star in... More

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Bristol, UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

A modern twist on Italian cooking. Not your run of the mill Tuscan food. Excellently prepared and presented.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2011

The Serendepisto Restaurant is must!!! The food is amazing and unforgettable. The owner of the restaurant and Chiara are so helpful to choose the food and the wine as well. This gourmet restaurant deserves more than these comments. We wish to be there again.

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