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Scacciaguai

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Via di Mezzo 23, 55051, Barga, Italy
+39 0583 711368
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service, terrific food and lovely location. The staff was very welcoming and I adored the chestnu flour tagliatelle with Gorgonzola.

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Thank birdmcfarland
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top quality food and service. My vegetarian wife and two children were all extremely satisfied. My filet of beef was cooked perfectly medium rare and their local shaved truffles were amazing.

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Thank Tom H
Columbia, Maryland
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199 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Just inside the Barga town walls, Scacciaguai is one of the best restaurants we ate at in Italy. My wife had a very good fish dish and I had a great steak/beef dish. Watching the preparation on the closed circuit tv on the wall in the dining room was really cool!

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Thank Jerome B
Alexandria, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017

You nned to make a reservation - now, because this is the place to have dinner in Barga. Intimate dining with a TV view of the kitchen and fantastic food. Nothing more needs to be said... Go, eat, enjoy!

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Saint Charles, Illinois, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Great food. Very nice staff. My wife was obsessed with watching the chefs prepare the meals in the closed circuit tv.

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Thank Jim F
NYC
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious, well prepared, tasty and memorable. Service was excellent. Thanks for the memories!

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Sherwood Park
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Had a great steak with black truffles, and my husband had the prawns with a pasta main dish. ALL were very good. We ordered the house wine after reading on T.A that it was only $10, thinking it might not be great, well it was awesome, so much so that we did try to find the cantine in the next... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We ate here twice. We were lucky to be here at the first day of porcini mushroom harvest and had incredible pasta with porcini. A delightful appetizer is eggs with truffles. The waiter was highly knowledgeable about the wine and made excellent recommendation for pairing with the food choices.

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Cumbria UK
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Lovely welcome with a glass of prosecco. Food excellent and service likewise. I would recommend this to visitors.

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Thank Gelt
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Nice food, but too fussy. Not my thing, but worth a go. Simple italian food is not their style. Clean and smart surroundings, attentive staff, confortable, but,not enough to bring me back, sorry.

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Thank jillian w

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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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
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?