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Italian, Wine Bar, Mediterranean
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Via Fillungo 188, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 495336
11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Went for a drink after a meal on Saturday night and it was great - nice food with live music, lots of friendly people!

Thank AndrelisK
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Difficult to rate this place. Let's do the positives first. Interesting old interior, very atmospheric. Racked our with countless wines, with a wine list to back this up which would take a week to read. Beautiful little garden at the back, shaded with an ancient grapefruit tree - a very romantic place. Simple, decent food at low prices. But....... the... More 

Thank Peter M
Lucca, Italy
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My daughter and I are here for 3 months and this is a regular haunt for "apericena" - drinks and "nibbles"/antipasto before dinner. The bar provides the nibbles for free if you buy a drink. There's a great wine selection and a lovely outdoor area covered over with the branches of a giant grapefruit tree. Also a very nice looking... More 

Thank tessamae2016
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I love this place! I came here every day during my stay in Lucca. The staff is friendly, and the wines are delicious. They do a terrific aperitivo, too! Last year was my second summer in Lucca, and I ran into not only some of the same staff and regulars, but also some lovely tourists I'd seen the summer before;... More 

Thank Scott P
East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

After a long and traffic heavy drive from Lake Garda, we checked into our edge of town hotel, squeezed in 40 winks then headed off for a stroll into the walled city. It was raining. My wife & I meandered through the streets, gathering our bearings for the following days assault on Lucca's charms, when we came across Vinarkia. it's... More 

Thank Keith B
Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

What a great find in lucca there aperitivi is best deal in town for 3 euros you can eat all night just buy a cheap glass of wine the food is very fresh pasta veggies salads staff friendly great back yard lemons the size of grape fruits hanging from trees lots of expats and locals just a real find in... More 

Thank Jabem88
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We tried the lunchtime menu which was 13€ including a drink. The courtyard was warm but well shaded under a leafy (grapefruit?) tree. The service was very friendly and the food was simple but perfectly cooked (e.g. spaghetti with tomato and basil sauce). Will definitely return

Thank Bill_Z_Bub
Northampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I visited Vinarkia once on my recent holiday in lucca, on the evening of 26th May, unfortunately it was a big disappointment. The 2 waitresses seemed more concerned with chatting to each other and friends than serving customers, I asked for some balsamic vinegar for my bread and olive oil and I`m still waiting. My first course of salad was... More 

Thank Steve B
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had lunch in a pretty garden. We ordered from the fixed price menu of the day (presented in both Italian & English); I ordered tagliatelle with hare (from the English menu) to be presented with tagliatelle ai funghi (mushrooms). When I queried this, I was told there was no such dish as tagliatelle with hare on the menu! The... More 

Thank NeilMo
1 review
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

It's the most awful restaurant/bar we had in Italy. The staffs are not friendly at all and the aperitivo bar is in bad quality. The bread is super hard and the food are cold. We came on 7:40, it seems that the food is almost over, and the staffs just add some cookies in.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Wine Bar, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fillungo 188, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 495336
Una delle poche enoteche di Lucca ad avere una lista cosi fornita e varia. Al Vinarkia della Pavona hai una vasta scelta sia sulla carta dei vini che sul menu ristorante. Venite a gustare le nostre specialita nel nostro giardino interno.One of the few wine shops in Lucca to have a list so provided and varied. At Vinarkia of Pavona you have a wide choice on the wine list that is on the restaurant menu. Come and enjoy our specialties in our garden

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?