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Buca di Sant'Antonio

Via della Cervia 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 55881
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“goat” (31 reviews)
“pasta” (83 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via della Cervia 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had lunch here last week and had a positive experience with good, solid food and wine. Compared to the ratings and the big Micheline sign at the front door maybe a little overrated. Maybe because it was lunch, but I have hoped for a...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 5 days ago

The best restaurant in Lucca I think. We had a nice lunch (three course of course) and sat outside with helpful and friendly servince. Delicious food.

Thank Morten R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by an Italian restaurateur from Menton. Essential to book. We booked in the morning and had to accept a table at 9.15 pm. We were offered a free aperitif. The food and service were exemplary and it was no more...More

Thank Trufflette
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a daytrip to Lucca and decided to try this restaurant for our dinner. The ambiance is warm and cozy, and service is friendly. We had an assortment of appetizers and mains, but their pastas are amazing. In particular the truffle paste dishes were...More

Thank Darcy Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us for a light lunch. Superb! I had past with truffles, my wife had a veal and asparagus soup. The other man had baby goat and his wife had a spaghetti dish. All the dishes were excellent and worth recommending.

Thank walpurgisnacht
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a holiday at Easter we went to Lucca, the charming walled city that gives stunning views. The restaurants were fabulous. This one was outstanding. The food was fantastic, the meat ravioli was my favourite .They were very nice and offered to take your coats...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide recommended this restaurant and it did not disappoint! We had a lovely corner table and every single thing we ate was delicious. The service was the best of any restaurant I've been to - very attentive but not overbearing. My husband had...More

Thank eerickso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute gem of a restaurant - beautiful food, nice atmosphere and lovely staff. Very quirky old style decor inside. Great wine list. Would highly recommend!

Thank rgrant182
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came as a family group and found a very relaxing atmosphere, exceptionally friendly and helpful waiter - and very, very good food. The antipasti were remarkable - Lardo melted in the mouth, and the pasta dishes and the steak were as good as you...More

Thank bigant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate in this restaurant twice during a 5 day stay in Lucca and I honestly could have gone back every evening. The food is delicious here and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming with lovely staff. The veal chop is absolutely superb and the...More

Thank JEGCoArmagh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Cervia 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 55881
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