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La Nina

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Via San Martino 54, 55015 Montecarlo, Italy
+39 0583 22178
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 20:00 - 22:00
Wed - Mon 12:30 - 14:00
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Been going there for more than 30 years. Feels like home. It doesn't get any more Italian and it doesn't get any better. Unpretentious, everything top quality and from meat to scampi, from pasta to whatever you like, you won't be disappointed. Its always been great. Don't miss out on Scroppino after dinner and get yourself a room in the... More 

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Thank Don P
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here. Wild boar sauce over pasta, wild mushrooms over pasta, grilled vegetables and a bottle of the local wine. They provide focaccia and two other breads to start and all were delicious. The boar sauce was very good but about three bones I wasn't expecting until I bit them. Watch our teeth. Mushroom pasta needed something. Grilled... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We, 4 adults and 4 kids/teens chose La Nina for our last evening in Capannori, and this was the best dining experience during our vacation week in Tuscany. We were sitting in a beautiful garden with green surroundings. Both pasta, risotto and main courses were all very tasty. Although the menu was in Italian, the waiters were very patient in... More 

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North Andover, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

It was a happy surprise to arrive at La Nina. Under the pergola, we ate scrumptious food and enjoyed the pretty surroundings. Our waiter was absolutely charming, which put our party at ease. The food was delectable, good to the last bite.

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Thank Kara S
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Our guide suggested we eat at this restaurant after visiting the fortress in Montecarlo. It was incredible and by far the best meal we've had in Italy, and we've been here two weeks. We ordered steak, tortelli, stuffed zucchini flowers, grilled vegetables, two different kinds of risotto, rabbit and a range of delicious desserts. Every dish was delicious. The meal... More 

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Thank Debbiewanders
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

It's a restaurant with a very friendly staff located in the beautiful village Montecarlo. one of the few restaurant I would really recommend visiting! Trust me, It's worth the distance and the steep driveway!

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Thank Mathieu C
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

The location and the place are really amazing, the garden and the restaurant itself are superb. It shows the tuscan ambience, the service is really high quality. Waiters are very kind and helpful. The food delicious (we recommend sea food menu) and you can choice from a large list of local and famous wines. Modern and clean bathroom. We love... More 

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Thank FranyMarie
Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

If you want warm and open heart people to cook for you, than go to restaurant La Nina. There you will find very great choice of unique Tuscany food specialties prepared just for you. Atmosphere is so special that you have impression knowing your host lifelong. Close to restaurant is small hotel but with large and comfort rooms with beautiful... More 

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Thank Dino T
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Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Wonderful setting, first class waiting staff and a magnificent feast. The food and wine where outstanding. Truly a wonderful lunch.

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Thank KateFusi
London
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

Some twelve years ago we fairly regularly stayed at Villa La Nina and dined at Restaurant La Nina while looking for a property in the Montecarlo (Tuscana) area. We did not find the property but we did find La Nina and have returned several times in the intervening years. Most recently June 2015. A delightful return to Classic Tuscan Cuisine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$56
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Martino 54, 55015 Montecarlo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Montecarlo
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 22178

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