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Il Ciancino

Sarzanese 2766, San Macario in Piano, Italy
+39 0583 59353
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“butcher shop” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Sarzanese 2766, San Macario in Piano, Italy
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is a local's restaurant, but we were made to feel welcome by staff and other diners alike. In reality this is a butcher's shop with a restaurant attached, and only opens at lunchtime and on Thursday and Friday evening. We tried contacting them via...More

Thank Bozeatgreens
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Popped in for lunch and enjoyed part of a menu of the day which offered 4 or 5 alternative dishes per course at a very reasonable price which included water, wine & coffee. The waiter whom must have been the owner was extremely friendly and...More

Thank nick m
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and so good to eat with the locals not a tourist restaurant. The panzanella was delicious as was the penned arribiatto (it really was angry) free WiFi too

Thank Aclinick
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

I have been traveling by car and just stop here for lunch. Restaurant connected with shop which is selling meat etc. Great food, restaurant really full between 12:00 and 2:00 p.m Steak ... OMG ...

Thank carllo75
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We read about this restaurant on TA - it sounded different so we thought we would give it a go and I am so glad we did. I understand they only open two evenings a week - Thursday & Friday. I believe the family that...More

Thank Jackwh1946
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Local typical Italian cousin with genuine products. The restaurant owners are also the owners of the salami shop (ita: salumeria) right near the restaurant and for a reason.. They have one of the beat and most reknown meat in the area. If you don't expect...More

Thank eldios
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Yes from the outside you may wonder what you have let yourself in for, but when you leave it will not be with a sense of disappointment. Visited last Friday (19th Sept )with 3 others & we all enjoyed the ambiance & the food. The...More

Thank Gareth R
Reviewed 9 January 2014

This is an unusual restaurant, it is really a butcher shop (an amazing butcher shop) that turns into a Carnivore restaurant on Thursday and Friday. This place is about great meat.....beef, pork, sausages, and lots of it. Great quality and value and with some house...More

Thank TomK84
Reviewed 25 August 2013

This small restaurant is behind a butcher's shop. To call it cheap and cheerful would be accurate (we dined very well and paid 125€ for eight people) but would undersell the overall experience. Full of Italians - no tourist joint this. The menu is limited,...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 18 December 2012

We were happy to find this restaurant walking distance away from our room. The meal at lunch was very good and their desserts looked amazing. We thought that we'd be able to eat dinner at this restaurant in the evening,but its hours were limited in...More

Thank Karen J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sarzanese 2766, San Macario in Piano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  San Macario in Piano
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 59353
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