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Chalet del Lago

Piazzale Belvedere, Torre del Lago Puccini, Italy
+39 0584 359830
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pre opera” (5 reviews)
“main course” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazzale Belvedere, Torre del Lago Puccini, Italy
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here before going to the Opera to have supper. They have a special ''Opera'' menu at 15 euro each course. We had the fish that was very tasteful. Sitting there on the terrace looking over the lago is a treat.

1  Thank Viathou P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning location next to the lake and very decent food. It's a tourist trap, but a good one. Long queue to pay and for the WC just ahead of the performance, but as good as it gets in a place that is purely for the...More

Thank jrmparker
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The menu is not so wide but it is excellent! Great fish risotto and pastas...fresh and very tasty! Incredible quality-prices rate!

1  Thank Gianluca M
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The location of this restaurant is perfect. The starter was a variety of antipasta of which some were not so tasty. The main course was fried fish and vegetables. It was too much for me to finish but very good! The waiters were very friendly....More

Thank Manon066
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Terrible service. I can't speak for the food because we didn't have any... We went to great pains to book a table here - online (which failed to work) and we had to call twice. We got there ten minutes before our booking, when the...More

Thank Monty_Verdi
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Visited for a pre-opera meal when they do a special pre-theatre menu. The menu is fairly restricted but the food is decent quality and the setting is wonderful. Service was a bit variable but of course it is a big rush when everybody arrives at...More

1  Thank JoFCP
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had our wedding reception here and have been back for our first and second wedding anniversaries. It is a very rustic place right on the lake with a terrace actually over the lake. Once again a lovely meal and great service. The menu is...More

1  Thank Lesley457
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Clearly accordingly to recommendations this restaurant has been and can be good but I'm afraid our experience with a pre-opera meal was very poor indeed. On the plus side the setting is unquestionably lovely and the food we had was good and of course it...More

2  Thank JandSD
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Last night we celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary at Chalet Del Lago followed by the Opera. We made the booking by phone in April as we also had no replies to two email reservations. Nevertheless we persevered and made the booking through a waitress who...More

1  Thank kpd1963
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Having attended the opera at Torre del Lago we have always wished to dine at the Chalet del Lago restaurant because of its idyllic setting on the lake and it's early twenties decor. This year we managed to do so on the 2nd of August....More

Thank Johnbee_13
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lianne d
17 July 2017|
Response from Gianluca M | Reviewed this property |
Since the restaurant in an area of limited traffic zone we left the car in a street on the left where the entrance of the modern theatre is located
7 February 2016|
Response from TheGranchis | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzale Belvedere, Torre del Lago Puccini, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Torre del Lago Puccini
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 359830
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