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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” (33 reviews)
“pasta” (85 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 2 days ago

We arrive at the restaurant during a one day tour from Florence. the restaurant got alot of style and chic, and the food is very good! the whole ceiling is covered with metal kitchenware and musical instruments, and that give you a special atmosphere. The...More

Thank Gonen2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We lunched here during a short stay in Lucca and we were recommended to dine here by our driver. Their menu is truly remarkable and the quality of the food is excellent.

Thank Familytraveller652
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We visited Lucca today, beautiful city but not many coffee and food options! We found the restaurant after looking at trip advisor. The food was very basic, Italian quantities but not that tasty as expected! Also be careful with the "veal tripa" , means stomach...More

Thank Markoulaki
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Delicious traditional Tuscan food in a lovely setting. I got to check Bistecca alla Fiorentina off my bucket list! I shared with 5 others and it was perfection (Note....do NOT order bistecca alla Fiorentina if you do not like your meat medium rare as this...More

Thank Unpodipepe
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to us and we are so happy we visited Buca di Sant’Antonio, it did not disappoint! The place is nice and quaint, typical Tuscan style, the staff were so attentive and the food was delizioso ; for a light red wine...More

Thank Leanne C
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Restaurant doesn't even have the courtesy to inform you that there are no tables despite making a reservation online. Made the trip all the way to Lucca to be turned away.

Thank mctagg8464
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner in this traditional restaurant and followed the recommendation by the friendly waiters and had goat and baby lamb as main course. All in all a perfect and funny evening.

Thank Dfrutigmeier
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, great service and authentic elegant tuscan dishes. Excellent ragu, trippa and cinghiale. Would definitely come again. Wine recommended by waiter was perfect accompaniment.

Thank Tiascd
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Great service great food ; one of the oldest restaurant in Lucca. Michelin 2017 for service that says it all!

Thank queencafe777
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

It was our first supper of Tuscana trip. All the plates were so delicious and matched so good with Badia a Passignano Gran Selezione 2011. Very nice and kind people. Absolutely worth to try.

Thank tanati
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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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