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Via di Canuleia 14, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 467470
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19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Sun 12:00 - 14:30
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a find for gluten free requirements! Even a GF bread roll was provided. All main meals were GF and many of the other courses as well. Delicious complimentary leek soup to start followed by an outstanding main course. (Succulent lamb cutlets cooked to perfection and tasty pork medallions were our choices and did not disappoint) This restaurant is of... More 

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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed one of the best meals of our Italian holiday here. The menu is a little bit different and the dishes well executed. In particular the scallops and the pork were superb. Very friendly and efficient service. The restaurant is beautifully decorated and there is the best garden in Lucca. We will be back!

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Thank Kath W
Florence, Italy
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263 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, reasonably priced, great service - going back. Next time eating in the garden area. Scallops, pumpkin soup, risotto with shrimp, lamb - all very good. Eleanora and staff doing a great job. Suggest reservations. Located just outside anfiteatro

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know why this restaurant is not higher than #16 on the Trip Advisor list. We have been coming to Lucca for 10 years, and have eaten at most restaurants. For lunch (or dinner) inside the wall, this is really the best in my opinion. There is no garden in Lucca that even comes close to the charm and... More 

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matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buongiorno Waw grazie mille della visita e dell'ottima e lusinghiera recensione. Veramente felici di avervi soddisfatto a pieno. Matteo More 

Victoria Australia
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571 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It has been 12 months since we have been here and this time we came for lunch. It was delightful. We love the surrounds and the ambience of this lovely restaurant, but most of all the food is elegantly presented and every morsel is delicious. We have yet to dine in the garden and cannot wait until the weather is... More 

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Thank SusanP196
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buonasera Grazie mille della vsita e dell'ottima recensione a presto nella nostra oasi estiva . Grazie mille Matteo More 

Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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257 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This restaurant called to us as we passed one evening! It was fully booked that night so we reserved a table for the following evening based purely on what we saw. We were not disappointed at all. The restaurant is small but cosy, the staff extremely attentive & friendly and the ambiance perfect. The food was delicious, well presented and... More 

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matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della visita e della bella recensione. A presto Canuleia More 

Mulhouse, France
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291 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

If you go there at night in the summer, ask for a table in the garden. it is very romantic, but you need to reserve ! Situation is very close to the old city center. The food is really gastronomic, very fine tasty. Delicious and original with very reasonnable prices. People are very nice.

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Thank Emmanuel R
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della vivta e dell'ottima recenione . A presto. Crudeli Matteo More 

Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2016

From our original experience we remembered being outside and feeling like we were in someone's backyard. While we found out that the restaurant had recently changed hands, the atmosphere and the food both lived up to our memory. We will not wait another 10 years before visiting.

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Thank Lennisa915
matteo c, Direttore generale at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della visita e della bella recensione. Veramente felici di non aver disatteso le Vostre aspettative. Alla prossima... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

A little alternative, a little more class than your normal trattoria and therefore maybe not typical italian. But: the food is good and staff really friendly and pro.

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Thank Eivind S
matteo c, Direttore at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buongiorno Grzie mille della visita e della bella recensione. Matteo More 

Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Just gorgeous. A romantic setting, professional staff, excellent cuisine. Reasonably priced for how good it really is. Outstanding. We highly recommend it and will be back there ourselves.

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matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this review
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della vsita siamo veramente onorati di leggere la Vostra recensione. Grazie mille. Crudeli Matteo More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Canuleia 14, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 467470

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