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Ristorante Butterfly

S.S.12 del Brennero, 192 Marlia, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 307573
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (5 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
S.S.12 del Brennero, 192 Marlia, Lucca, Italy
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11 - 20 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Great experience in Lucca. Nice and cozy atmosphere, a great staff, nice chef and most important: brilliant food. However, the 7 courses were a bit much, but nice nonetheless.

Thank casparovic
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Me and my Wife went to the Butterfly restaurant on a Friday night in late September. We expected it to be good, but it far and away exceeded our expectations. The Food was outstanding. Cooked with care and love with great local produce and presented...More

1  Thank William m
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Failed to honour our booking 24/09/2016 despite it being made more than a week in advance by the concierge of the Hotel Noblesse. Flatly denied that a booking was ever made and then refused to order a taxi for our return to Lucca. 53 Euros...More

Thank gastronaut2016
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

One pre-starter as pizza qubes in two colors with one having warm filling which was OK. Followed by starter which was good. Scallops were very good with the froi gras was lacking for my taste a sweet component. Pasta with muscles was nice but nothing...More

Thank africantraveller02
Reviewed 14 August 2016

It's a little bit out of the way, but worth the taxi journey, I promise! We ate in the garden in tented gazebos. The garden is very pretty and nicely lit. We opted for the tasting menu with matching wines and there were lots of...More

2  Thank Cassandra A
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This restaurant is absolutely fantastic. We eat year every year we visit Lucca. The food is sublime, the wines are excellent and the service is fantastic. You would want to be crazy not to visit!

Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Having eaten at multiple Michelin star restaurants, we can probably be more critical than some of the other people who reviewed this restaurant. Restaurant has a nice garden. The staff was not dressed to a Michelin standard, suits were a bit dirty and oversized. We...More

2  Thank Ralf M
Reviewed 28 July 2016

What a lovely surprise to dine on impeccable food in the lovely garden at Ristorante Butterfly. Starting with a delicious apertif, compliments of the chef, including a glass of Sparkling Italian wine, we had a sublime meal listening to music, admiring the flowers, and yes,...More

Thank Kara S
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Visited Ristorante Butterfly on a warm July evening and enjoyed the Fish tasting menu and matching wine pairing! We are sat in garden and found the staff very accommodating. I recently fractured my ankle and they ensured I was sat in a quiet corner and...More

Thank GC81
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Summer dining at Butterfly is outdoors on paved sections of the garden under some decorative but also functional awnings (they can be lowered if there's too much breeze). The tables are attractively presented and have small boxes to keep bags and belongings off the ground....More

1  Thank adrianloader
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: S.S.12 del Brennero, 192 Marlia, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 307573
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