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Rusticanella 2

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Via San Paolino 32 | Lucca, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 55383
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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18:00 - 00:00
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67 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a nice, cosy restaurant that has a pleasant local feel. We had dinner there recently, trying their pizza and pasta with pecorino cheese. Both offered great value for money. We also tried one starter - baked pecorino (because, you know, pecorino seems to be The Thing in Tuscany) and one dessert - cantuccini with vin santo, and they... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We tried to get in the first night we were in Lucca, but they were full. A few nights later, we had better luck and we had some dinner here. The TV was showing Napoli-Juventus soccer on TV, the waiters were making bets with each other about the final score and the atmosphere was one you see in a movie.... More 

Thank Henny L
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Cozy little place with excellent pizza! The place was full of tourist though later in the evening locals began to fill the place and the pizzas were flowing out of the kitchen!! A must repeat!! Small dining room so would suggest reservations to ensure you get a table!!

Thank Hondette
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived in Lucca late, looking for some food. Stumbled accross this typically italian. Obviously a place for locals. Was really busy and the food and wine was amazing. Wasnt in the mood for steak but will be definitely be going back . A must for meat lovers. The waitress was amazing loved the atmosphere. Excellent value for money.

Thank jamie m
Fairhope, Alabama
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We always enjoy Lucca. The food is very good everyplace you go. This stands out above the others. What was better bread or steak? I can't decide.

Thank Claud C
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Came here twice, Feb 6th and the 8th for evening meals and was treated to meals of outstanding quality, price, and service. Good house wines too, with a menu that is both expansive and interesting. The pizza's are superb, and the beef stew was fantastic and the place rocks when it gets fuller as the evening goes on. Give this... More 

Thank Richey01
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went for dinner. One of the best dinner ever. Starting with antipasti with focaccia (don't miss the crostino with salsiccia fresca and the affettati misti) than we had the tordelli (a sort of ravioli, but trust me if I tell you that is HEAVEN!), tagliata and another meat without bone that I can't remember the name. For sure everything... More 

Thank Elena S
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Wish we'd eaten here before on our trip to Lucca, as the food is great, the prices amazing, and the ambiance spot on.

Thank Deb M
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Only 2 days in Lucca and we ate here on both occasions,The food was first class and plentiful ,the prices were very reasonable and the place was full of laughter by the waiters and waitresses enjoying their job, Such a pleasant place to eat,

1 Thank carakika
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Attracted there in passing by the delicious aroma of fresh pizza. We were not disappointed. Started with soup, minestrone and zuppa farro (bean), followed by a large pizza,(rocket and parmigiana). Large is not an accurate description, enormous would be more accurate, in fairness the waiter did try and warn us. It was amazing value at only 15 euros and we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Paolino 32 | Lucca, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 55383

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