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Buca di Sant'Antonio

Via della Cervia 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 55881
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“goat” (32 reviews)
“pasta” (82 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via della Cervia 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place has a nice Tuscan look and feel to it. I have enjoyed the good old fashion type service and the general ambiance of the restaurant. They have a good selection of Italian red wines but the white choices are limited. The food is...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had been wanting to go here for some time as it has had quite a number of celebrities dine here. On the night, I chose the wrong main course and was very disappointed. My friends enjoyed their guinea fowl. Staff are attentive, selection of...More

Thank SusanP196
Reviewed 1 week ago

While touring Lucca we had lunch at the restaurant. Our guide accompanied us to make sure we get a table. They inquired if we had reservations, which we didn't have and directed us to a table. All the waiters spoke good English and were experienced....More

Thank Ayse B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I dined here five years ago. When my girlfriend and I dropped by for lunch last month, I wondered if I had amplified through memory what a delightful time my husband and I had had. But no. The food was just as...More

Thank GayeS545
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the second you walk thru the door untill the second you leave irs obvious you are in a place loaded with class and charm. The food is incredible from classic antipasta thru handmade pasta and incredible secondi! Particularly the fiorintia steak was incredible and...More

Thank rickynolan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has everything, excellent food, a great atmosphere and optimum service - I spent 10 days in Lucca and chose to eat there every other day. It was as pleasant to eat outside in the sunshine as inside when the weather was inclement. Looking...More

Thank Caz M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Buca di Sant'Antonio after the Puccini concert, the restaurant was full and I decided to wait a bit and luckily I've made such a decision! It turns out the best meal I have throughout my entire trip in Italy! The veal chop is...More

Thank LHL116
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried to dine here last year but didn't have a reservation so they couldn't seat us. This year we were sure to make the reservation. I can see why this place is so popular. The décor of the restaurant is unique with different displays...More

Thank NoSpin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good things about Buca di San'Antonio. Form the moment we arrived and were seated in the cellar to the final sip of the digestivo we had an absolutely outstanding meal and a wonderful dining experience. Our waiter was excellent, not overselling,...More

Thank Angelo S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a bistecca fiorentina that was average. Not something you will remember, We also selected the cooked goat with potatoes which was very tasty. We started with some ravioli with ricotta and zuchinni which was good!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
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12:30 - 15:00
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19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Cervia 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 55881
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