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Via Nuova Per Pisa 5901 | San Michele in Escheto, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 379073
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Usually stop on way back to Lucca from airport. Good place for lunch - mainly had fish dishes and all good. House wine is more than adequate, price mid range, good value for money. In summer have eaten outside.

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Thank Theresa55051
East Anglia, UK
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451 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Taken by friends who live locally, and really enjoyed the Pizza. Nothing exceptional, but really tasty. House wine enjoyable too

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Thank davidh of england
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We called in here first time as it was getting on for lunch time before we went back to our hotel. The man who ran it could talk to us about things that were/ or were not gluten free. As my wife has to eat a gf diet. At first we were the only people in as it was getting... More 

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Thank gregorio99
Hanoi, Vietnam
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494 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

Desperation drove us to stop for lunch during the long drive from Florence to Genoa. Seemed like a chips with everything place with strange décor in the middle of nowhere. Still it satisfied our craving for food before we journeyed on. At euro92.50 for seven people, it was not the cheapest lunch we had on our tour, nor the best.... More 

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Thank Mel B
New Lenox, Illinois
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114 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Had one of our favorite morning meals here. Homemade pastry, breads etc. Also, had desserts from the previous evening. Portions were generous.

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Thank Rmangun
Aarhus, Denmark
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Have been dining here the last couple of nights and the place serves traditional and honest Italian food. The are lots of locals, which vouch for decent quality. Fair price for wines an food.

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Thank Kris_Dane
Copenhagen, Denmark
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71 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

A nice restaurant near our hotel. The service was nice and friendly. The food was authentic and good, with large portions. The restaurant works perfect if you just want to have something to eat for dinner.

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Thank Vincent_Vega79
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

Nice ambience, nice food, and nice people to interact with, the fish is really lovely, we met the chef which is first class and the owner was very kind. Higly reccomended

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Thank Julian B
New Hamburg, Canada
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94 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

The food at the Skipper was very tasty and the portions were large. You certainly don't leave feeling hungry. Even though it was very busy, we didn't feel as if we had to wait a long time for our meals. The menu was varied with many choices. Would defiinitly recommend this restaurant to others.

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Thank pmschof
Telford, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014

good fab food and drink, the strawberries in a basket are defo worth a try supper amazing with nice views of the mountains around didn't have to wait long for the food nor the drinks and the staff were friendly and we were staying at hotel so we had meal deal with drinks included which was top dog overal

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Thank kirsty g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nuova Per Pisa 5901 | San Michele in Escheto, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 379073

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