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Ristorante La Lanterna Pulica

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Via di Pulica 131, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
+39 338 368 8938
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful view. Great selection of Tuscan classics. Reasonable prices for quality food. Catch some sun and a good bottle of inexpensive local wine.

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Thank Matt I
Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Surrounded by a very green and peaceful area,this little and cozy restaurant has a menu like in good old times,based on genuine food starting from the delicious olive oil and the good choice of Chianti wine...... Special: mixed tray of roast meet and fried vegetable...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Our Florentine friends took us here to escape the heat. We drove for an hour out of city - winding roads, limited signage - no way we would've found this place by ourselves. Our friends knew the owner, chef & the waiters... so we were welcomed like family!! Amazing Italian hospitality demonstrated with elegant simplicity. Small touches really made the... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Visited last night about 21.00, staff very friendly and accepted our limited Italian vocabulary and were extremely attentive. Our waiter was very helpful explaining all of the menu to us. Starter, wild boar & porcini ragu pappardelle (shared). Main, t bone steak (1.2 kg) fries & zuccini & aubergine, this was 'ottimo' ! Not to mention very filling (shared). Desert/pallet... More 

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Sesto Fiorentino
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015

Nice locale - a little off the beaten path - but offering true Tuscan fare. Tripe and lampredotto plus wild boar. Menu is rustic but varied. You can chose whatever sugo you want and match it with whatever pasta you prefer. There are some interesting second dishes with varied roasted meats (including pidgeon). The house wine is more than acceptable... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

They had the famous Lampredotto but we chose chingiale (wild bore" and home made pasta. It was tasty and after the tiramisu we were stuff. A little curiosity was that the dishes was served with rather uneven portions. But we just shared so it was not a porblem.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

Reasonable food was provided in a relaxing atmosphere, plus we had great fun in deciphering the Italian menu

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Palermo, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2013

The location is nice, waiters are kind and I think it is one of the best places to taste many traditional meals of Tuscany, not only the beef steak!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$43
Cuisine
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Pulica 131, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Montelupo Fiorentino
  • Phone Number: +39 338 368 8938

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