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Lo Sfizio Garfagnino Da Mara

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Via Roma 5/A, 55033 Castiglione di Garfagnana, Italy
+39 0583 689926
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12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful food, beautiful service, beautiful and friendly staff that get to know you, loved the old man and the waitresses, very very very kind! Stupid English!x

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Thank hazza611
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Could not fault the service and the host was very nice. The food was OK but not really restaurant quality.

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Thank Dopey111
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

An amazing dining experience! Despite being situated inside part of a big complex which was a castle, this is a really tiny restaurant, seating only about 12 diners - it's like having been invited to dinner at the kitchen table. Although it's like an extension of home cooking, the food is terrific and innovative. We started with two variations of... More 

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Thank Sandra R
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We had possibly the best pasta of our trip here, a simple but absolutely delicious fresh tagliatelle with meat sauce. I can't understand the other reviews about being ripped off, we felt as though we had underpaid as we paid €10 each for a plate of pasta, lots of wine and a large bottle of water. The owner was very... More 

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Thank 115Jess
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

Sat in a street in a medieval town in Garfagna eating authentic homemade food served by courteous genial hosts can only be a very good thing and this was a very good thing. From tagliatelle through to the panna cotta by way of pork chop, sausage and stuffed courgette it was all delicious. The nicest surprise being the sprouts yes... More 

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Thank Nick H
Trondheim, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
1 review
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Wonderful little street restaurant! We discovered this gem while on holiday, and kept coming back almost every day for at least one meal. The chef (Massimo) offers a daily menu where you can choose a starter, a main course and a condiment. The menu changes every day, so there is always something new to try out. The pasta is home... More 

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Thank Elin I
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 10 October 2013

I ate at this restaurant because it looked inviting and the girl outside said the food was very very good (she must have been the daughter). I agree with whitekiss about the place, which is ok however the wife who cooks is very sour, the owner is pleasant enough but when I came to pay the bill I was charged... More 

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Hurth, Germany
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Tucked away in the Italian Alps, this small restaurant fits right in with the town of Castiglione de Garfagnana. Not on many tourest maps, this place feels untouched with a slow pace of life. Grab some great food and enjoy the ambiance at this tiny little place. You will find yourself the only non-Italian around surrounded by friendly locals. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 5/A, 55033 Castiglione di Garfagnana, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Castiglione di Garfagnana
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 689926

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