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Mara Meo

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Piazza San Francesco, 17, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 467084
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6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Whilst in Lucca a gentleman gave us a map of Lucca that also advertised this restaurant After checking reviews on trip advisor we thought it would be worth a visit. When we arrived early evening on 9/7/2016 the restaurant was empty. We sat down and a waitress gave us a leaflet with menu on. She didn't speak, didn't ask if... More 

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Thank Hayley P
Samuele P, Proprietario at Mara Meo, responded to this review

We are sorry for what happened. We take very seriously this platform, but to improve the service we need to know where the incident occurred, because we have different restaurants in Lucca. Thanks for the comment . Even negative reviews help us to improve. Have a nice day. Mara Meo . More 

Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant seems to be located at piazza San Francesco, few tables on piazza. In the garden lots of happy customers eating their home-made pizza's. Pizza's were served quick, although it was pretty busy.

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Thank Martin R
Samuele P, Proprietario at Mara Meo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for its review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the service and quality of food. Have a nice day! Mara Meo More 

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is economic and pizza margherita is great. They have nice coffee and the richest spritz! I usually visited the cafe side rather than the pizzeria but I suggest it to everyone, also in the summer they have a nice lunch menu! In the afternoon, and it is much cheaper than in the centre.

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Thank sahizer
Almelo, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I had a great pizza with fresh grilled vegetables and parmezan cheese and mozzarella. My bf had the tourist menu, pasta carbonara and an omelette with jacked potatoes. An abundance of food for a great price! This is your to-go place if you want a relaxed meal on a nice terrace, quiet and cozy.

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Thank RobinH3
Northampton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I visited Mara Meo following a recommendation, beware! we both ordered the large pizza and they are MASSIVE! :-) we struggled to finish them but they were too good to leave! what more can I say ? Lovely pizza`s and great service!

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Newcastle Upon Tyne
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Unfortunately, only found this on our last day so only ate here the once. And it was only 5 minutes walk from our apartment. The food and wine were lovely and reasonably priced as out of the main tourist area. Service was excellent (as with all of the bars and restaurants in Lucca) so will definitely be on my places... More 

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Danville, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Great locally owned chain of pizza restaurants. Excellent wood fired oven pizzas, nice salads, with good staff. Great for a small or large group. Very next nice outdoor eating areas.qq

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Meerssen, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

The best pizza's we had during our stay in Lucca. The owner was about to close around 15:00 but he stayed open for us so we could have a pizza in the sun! Very friendly!

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Thank RomyB B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice in our week in Lucca and both times were impressed with the quality of the food. The salads were the best we had in Lucca for instance and the fresh ricotta on the succelente salad was sublime. There is plenty of choice, including local dishes such as necci (chestnut pancakes) filled with Nutella. Service was... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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170 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Located on a beautiful square - Piazza San Francesco. We wanted good pizza and we got them here. Very friendly service staff, and comfortable big seating. We got there as soon as it opened and it did fill up within the hour. Good sauce and fresh toppings. Glass of wine, medium birra spina + 2 pizzas - for 22.50e. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $11
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Francesco, 17, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 467084
Description
Nel territorio lucchese, Mara Meo e una realta del settore ristorazione che vanta ben sette locali, quattro dei quali sono situati all'interno delle mura cittadine, mentre gli altri tre in periferia. Il Mara Meo e un'attivita polivalente, che nel corso degli anni e stata in grado di evolversi assumendo forme diverse e rinnovandosi continuamente: bar, enoteca, pizzeria, pizzeria al taglio e da asporto, insalateria, focacceria, salumaggeria, wine bar, gelateria, pasticceria e tavola calda.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?