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L'Imbuto

Via della Fratta 36, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 491280
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (10 reviews)
“rare beef” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via della Fratta 36, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a brilliant foodie experience. Surprise after surprise from a very talented chef. He did have a fixation with cabbage dried or liquid which in the main was delightful. The best of the five courses was the complimentary venison! The steak tartare on pine...More

Thank athertoncarr
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been fortunate enough to eat in several Michelin starred restaurants and can honestly say that this is one of the absolute best (outdone only by State Bird Provisions in San Francisco). As previous reviewers have mentioned, there's no menu – you simply decide whether...More

Thank blinkered1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So you came to Lucca to pay homage to Puccini and need to eat good food. This is a Michelin quality restaurant. We had the tasting menu and were blown away with the selections, creativity and efficient service. Come hungry. After seven or eight little...More

Thank GJWPos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small restaurant but tables not crammed together. We had lunch, selecting the seven-course tasting menu which then comes with an additional three courses of desserts. Portion sizes are fine - I have a smallish appetite but could finish everything. You get what you're given...More

Thank BooksHampshire_UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a committed foodie and chef groupie and have been lucky enough to eat in many of the world's top rated restaurants. I'm also a very fussy, picky eater, won't eat this. don't eat that and, to top it all, I have to admit that...More

1  Thank Kia A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went to visit L’imbuto this week. We chose the five course menu (a risotto, not shown in the picture and 3 desserts was derved as Well) . In overall we concluded that one of the desserts, a sorbet and the rissotto...More

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The restaurant is in an art gallery and we were in front of it but no signs whatsoever. Then on the side door there s a hand written paper!! Its quite cold. We had ten courses. the first course was great and the second was...More

1  Thank Inuse
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The first surprise is the location : in a museum ! Yes , in the city Center ,we sat in a small room with modern decorations all over and straight away we have been greeted by young waiters ,very professional. We chose the 5 course...More

1  Thank Lella P
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Cristiano Tomei is a crazy guy, i first met him when he was doing a pop-up dinner in Prague so then i decided to visit his restaurant in Lucca, Tuscany. The menu is always a surprise, you never get to choose anything - you can...More

Thank Marek D
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We choose the 5 course diner, but it ended in a 8 course (3 courses desserts). The ravioli is to die for, simple but absolutely cooked to the perfection! The risotto on the other end was nearly not eatable. What is it that risotto is...More

Thank Borat4
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Fratta 36, 55100, Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 491280
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