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Da Giulio

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Via delle Conce 47 | Piazza San Donato, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 55948
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Vancouver, Canada
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is a well-known favourite among locals and travellers. This is a special place where you feel welcome immediately and where the large staff all know what they are doing. We have eaten here twice in three days, have sampled several of the traditional Lucca specialty-dishes and will return for more soon. The service is prompt, the menu extensive,... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a Saturday night with other restaurants sparsely populated this place was just about full. As far as we could tell all locals. Families, couples, large crowds of friends. Food is plentiful and delicious. Fresh pasta a must. Only down side is that place is a trifle too warm and too bright. But otherwise definitely you must visit one night... More 

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NW Suburb of Chicago
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by my B&B host as it was also the closest one to where I was staying. The place came alive with locals and their friends and family at dinner time! The service was good although the waiting staff spoke minimal English. They did half size for me for the pasta dish as I wasn't a... More 

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Milano
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138 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

I like to go sometimes in this classic trattoria in Lucca. The restaurant is very classical one, not renewed in the years. Rooms are big so it can be noisy when crowded. Plates are almost the same in any season (only 2-3 daily dishes), but there are some "cult" of the cousin of Lucca. In the 1st courses you can't... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

We were delighted to find this restaurant. Very friendly helpful staff, nearly all Italians eating there, couples and family groups. Service and food was excellent and reasonably priced. (You were made to feel as a friend not as a tourist) We went twice whilst staying in Lucca and would definitely return.

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Vancouver, Canada
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218 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Tratoria da Giulio has been around for ages and people still come over for both lunch and dinner in large numbers. I can easily see why. Less expensive than most of the higher rated places in Lucca, it offers a winning combination: hearty, well prepared food, nice surrounding (white tablecloths, no less), happy and attentive staff, and good house wine--all... More 

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Soissons, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Friendly service (some English and French spoken). The food was nice , the wine excellent . Price very reasonable in regard to quality.

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glos
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

I found this restaurant on my last 2 days (sadly). Having lived and worked in Italy over 10 years ago, I was not sure whether the restaurants would still have the quality desired by real foodies. This restaurant delivers well beyond its location (tucked in a corner in a back street near the city fortifications). The food was of the... More 

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11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Not very Italian , felt like we went to a bad Olive Garden. Bread was stale food was tasteless. Very orientated to the British pallet or American. However the staff was great!

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minneapolis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We ate here twice during our 10 day stay in Lucca. Everything we had was really good and had a definite "Lucchese" authenticity- farro and bean soup, the pastas (especially the gnocchi), roasted chicken, roasted cod and potatoes. The house wine is good, but we also ordered a bottle from a winery close to Lucca that was delicious. Nothing is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Conce 47 | Piazza San Donato, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 55948

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?