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Canuleia

Via di Canuleia 14, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 467470
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (23 reviews)
“pea soup” (6 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via di Canuleia 14, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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1 - 10 of 403 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this nice little restaurant by accident and were pleasantly surprised! The setting is cosy and the food is great. The hostesses were really nice and helpful. This was actually the best dinner we had during our trip through Italy. We absolutely recommend...More

Thank Carolien L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Da Pasquale restaurant in Lucca (which was awesome, see separate review) was booked for the night, so the owner recommended Canuleia. It was just great, one of the best meals we had in italy. Pastas and salads were perfect, and the service was just super...More

1  Thank Hola1234
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here based on a travel book recommendation. It's down a quiet alley and a little hard to locate without the aid of a GPS. When we found it (this was midday and it was closed) we were a little disappointed - the doorway is...More

1  Thank Appletonkents
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The entire experience was wonderful. We had not booked and got the last free table. We both had the tagliatelle with red mullet sauce which was delicious. Both desserts (panacotta and pistachio parfait) were wonderful. Service was attentive, house wine (ruffino) just right. This place...More

Thank Polly-from-Beds
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della vivita e della bellissima recensione. A presto Matteo

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the advice of other TripAdviser contributors, we visited Canuleia for a lovely terrace lunch. The setting was peaceful and serene, quite secluded away from the tourist crowds, despite its proximity to the town "square" that was once a Roman amphitheatre. We enjoyed local white...More

Thank familiarletters
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buongiorno Grazie della vivita e della bella recensione. Alla prossima occasione. Cordialmente

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic restaurant. You could easily walk past so make sure you make a point of finding it. The food was delicious as was the wine and the deserts were also great. The garden restaurant to the rear is the perfect setting for...More

Thank alfieman123
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buongiorno E' stato un vero piacere conoscervi e potervi coccolare a dovere. Grazie mille delle varie visite e dell'ottima recensione....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived quite late in the evening into Lucca and found Canuleia via TripAdvisor - no reservation at around 10pm nevertheless the staff were very accommodating and found us a table with only a small wait. Food was lovely - ravioli, risotto and pork chops...More

Thank tj228
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della bella e dettagliat recenione è stato un vero piacere conoscervi. Eleonora e Matteo

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

10 of us ate dinner here. This was our most expensive, but not best, meal (See Antica Locanda di Sesto). We were seated in the garden which was really pretty but quite a lot of guests were spraying smelly insect repellent - not the restaurant's...More

Thank JUBOMAN
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buongiorno Grazie de lla visita e della bella recensione. Matteo

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The garden provides a lovely cool environment on a hot evening. We loved the complementary pea zippy. The good food continued with antipasto and fine pork and lamb dishes. As the restaurant reached capacity the service dropped away resulting in us giving up on the...More

Thank WillandEva
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buongiorno Grazie mille della visita e dell'ottima recensione. Matteo

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would have been 5* but was let down by staff moving from attentive and friendly to slightly uninterested by the end of eve, must have been a long shift ! However 5* for excellent food and a great courtyard location, I would return.

Thank Spawns
matteo c, Proprietario at Canuleia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buonasera Grazie della visita e della bella recensione.La aspettiamo per la quinta stellina. Matteo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Canuleia 14, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 467470
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