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Antica Locanda da Luca

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Viale Michelangelo Buonarroti 63, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
0584 425529
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
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Westerham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very popular and busy with locals particularly big parties celebrating. Booking is possible although they didn't seem to write anything down. Staff very good and efficient on a very busy night. We were attracted by their 5 course tasting menu for 28€ inc. wine It was good but possibly not as good as they think it is. Perhaps a little... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off - this isn't a terrible restaurant. But as #14 in Viareggio I expected better. We visited here on our first night in town. It took a long time to get the attention of any of the three servers on duty and be seated. There was then a long wait for service. We ordered the house white which was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by our hotel, The Grand Royal, and overall it was a great experience. Service was good, the server answered questions we had about the menu and was polite- in this tourist town that's important, other places we've been ignored despite trying to be friendly. The carpaccio is over the top good (and we try it almost every Italian restaurant... More 

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Paola, Italy
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I visited this place after some suggestions from local people. Unfortunately I think that it is an overestimated restaurant. I ordered a grilled tuna with vegetable, a tiramisu and a Limoncello. The service was not friendly and slow, the food was just sufficient. Definitely I would not suggest it for a special dinner.

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Dublin
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Nice restaurant, always packed when we we walked by, recommended by our hotel (Hotel Katy) which is just around the corner. It is located back one block from the promenade. We had the vino de la casa (red ) perfectly drinkable, as it is almost everywhere in Viareggio. Room was very nice, on the night we were there, they had... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Decent food and not friendly waiters, it seems like children are not welcome even though they say so. We where very disappointed by this overpriced meal.

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Thank Matti W
Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Food was ok, don't know if this was an italian thing but the fried prawns did not have poo tail removed... We had eaten a lot when we realised. Service was pretty bad, with the girl out front looking very stressed at finding tables for people even thought there was ample table free. She was the only one that had... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the Grand Hotel Royal and they recommended we try this restaurant, but it was a Saturday night and they were fully booked....... But we went on spec and they gave us a lovely table outside. Starter portions are huge - had carpaccio with Parmesan and rocket to share it was delicious and more than enough for... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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2,131 reviews
1,175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 419 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Italian's like to visit this very good restaurant and try the regional cuisine of Viareggio, most fresh fish and seafood and this is excellent here; you will visit again and again this restaurant.

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London
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

This is literally 5 mins walk away from Hotel Katy. It's always busy so either turn up about eight or book, The service was great, the food delicious. We shared four dishes antipasto de terre, mushroom tagliatelle, then fristo misto (fried fish) and fried meat. The fried platters were huge, we couldn't finish them. So in hindsight, we should have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Michelangelo Buonarroti 63, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: 0584 425529

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