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Scacciaguai

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Via di Mezzo 23, 55051, Barga, Italy
+39 0583 711368
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Sellindge
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an intimate restaurant and we were made to feel very welcome. Food was very good and staff attentive.

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Montgomery, Texas
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Enjoyed a starter of prosecco filled by 2 appetizers. But the steak topped with pecorino and pan seared pork tenderloins made the meal.

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Thank Kyle J
Barga Italy
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Scacciaguai is reliably fabulous. The family run restaurant has an interesting menu with many old favourites and regular new dishes. Riccardo, Niccola, Chiara and their staff are attentive and efficient. There are two dining rooms each with a unique atmosphere, two small outdoor decks on the main street, and a tiny, secret balcony at the rear where you can watch... More 

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Thank Ron G
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were on holiday at the beginning of August and found this gem, wonderful food, great ambience and you could watch your food being cooked via a live webcam in the kitchen! Top marks.

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Thank Beryl L
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have only 10 days in Italy to discover the best restaurants. Scacciaguai did not disappoint! So grateful it was recommended to us. The flavor and quality of the food and the presentation were outstanding! We sat on the balcony, and enjoyed a nice, relaxing meal. The service was excellent as well. We will definitely go back!

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Thank luckywon4321
Hove UK
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will certainly need to make a reservation at weekends. Good food in a small , friendly Tuscan restaurant.

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Thank GBTripper
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by the hotel and it didn't disappoint. It nestles on the corner of a narrow street in the old town of Barga. Staff are attentive and the food is awesome. My wife had pasta with prawns, they were huge and we're looking up from the plate a bit bewildered! But no problem the waiter sorted it and the dish... More 

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Thank Peter C
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a steak with Black Truffle and WOW it was amazing! The pasta is also excellent as all the food we enjoyed!

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Short Hills, New Jersey
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always enjoy my meals at this family run restaurant. The food is fresh, different and they have great wine. Never disappoints!!!

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West Caldwell, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the good fortune of staying in lovely Barga for a few weeks as our home base during our vacation in Tuscany. We frequented this restaurant a number of times, and it was consistently delicious. The menu has variety and the specials are constantly changing. The owner Ricardo is a great guy with a pleasant, welcoming demeanor. It offers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Mezzo 23, 55051, Barga, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Barga
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 711368

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