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Caffe ristretto

Via s. Giorgio 8, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 955652
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
15 Jun 2017
“Great location with great service”
25 Aug 2016
“Best place for aperitiv: They make all the cocktails you want”
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Cafe, Italian, Mediterranean
Via s. Giorgio 8, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Loved this place, highly recommended. We enjoyed this very much. Great drinks and great service it was the best place to start our holiday!

Thank su1eyman
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Loved this place. It is the best aperitivo place you can opt for. You place another for any cocktail you want (they do not have a menu you just tell them the cocktail you want and they will make it!) and you can go to...More

Thank Louisecamilleri
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a bar near my home that I have been to many times. The atmosphere is cozy, and the people are friendly. They also have the best foam on their cappuccinos in town.

Thank schafferde
Reviewed 30 October 2015

We were walking around Lucca and just fancied a drink so we called in. What a find! Beautifully clean, quite modern and very friendly service. It was about 12-ish so I had a ragu for lunch - it was delicious! Very reasonably priced, too. The...More

2  Thank southendbootboy
Reviewed 6 July 2015

My husband and I stopped here several times on our way to dinner for a drink and the homemade appetizers they offer for free with a bar order. We always asked to try the local Luchese wines, and we were always impressed with their suggestions.

1  Thank ndlptmom54
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

This cafe can provide various vegan milks along with great coffee and sweet treats. There are two sections. The entry is into a traditional looking bat and the other part is white and bright and has seating. Our table had four coffees a cantuccio and...More

Thank Gianna_Busso
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Just off via Filungo, this friendly cafe can give two persons a savoury pastry and a glass of wine for 8 euros, and be friendly about it.

Thank Saley69
Reviewed 30 August 2014

I come here at least once a week. Mario & his co-bartender, Mario (seriously) are both *excellent* bartenders. They love to chat and pass the time with you if you ask questions about their recipes - no pretentiousness, just a serious interest in mixology. Tell...More

1  Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 11 September 2013

After a day of walking around in beautiful Lucca seeing many sites and shops this is a very nice place to have a quiet coffee. We also tasted some very tasty Grappa as suggested by the owner.

1  Thank arnoldl210
Reviewed 13 August 2013

I found the details of this cafe on tripadvisor and tried to find it on the first morning of our trip, its very easy to find when you know where it is, however it is worth searching for as the coffee is great and the...More

1  Thank CarolineB39
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via s. Giorgio 8, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 955652
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Cocktail bar with more than 30 gins and 300 spirits. Open till late in the night.
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