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La Taverna di Emma

#16 of 806 Restaurants in Pisa
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
As featured in Best Food in Tuscany
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Via Carlo Salomone Cammeo 50, 56122, Pisa, Italy
+39 050 555003
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12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a restaurant recommended by our hotel and was just a block away from the tower. We were welcomed with a glass of Prosecco and a variety of great breads. Both of us enjoyed the most amazing pasta I've ever tasted. I had ravioli . It was delicious beyond description. We had no room for dessert but the owner... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

This unassuming and intimate restaurant on the outskirts of central Pisa accommodates just a few tables and is not surprisingly always fully booked. The food is authentic tuscan cuisine with fresh ingredients. Try the meat dishes.

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Thank gboscherini
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90 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

This restaurant is a hidden gem! It isn't far from the tower and the square of miracles but it down a street that doesn't have much else on it, so it would be easy to miss. If you want to go to a restaurant where it isn't tourist central, the food is incredible and authentic and the wine just as... More 

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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I'm usually skeptic with restaurant so close to touristic attraction And this restaurant is 3 min walk from the Pisa tower, in front of the main parking area . Well, After parking I was looking for a place to have lunch with family before visiting the tower etc... The restaurant was full but the waiter, very kindly, found a place... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice staff and a welcome drink The pasta was delicious, a lot of choice of amazing wine in a small bottle which is often enough for two persons. The deserts were surprising and fantastic Better book in advance as the place is small

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We all ordered something different The pomodoro pasta is very fresh and the duck is perfectly cooked. The pasta Alla ragu da nona is homely as you would expect and the amatricciana was just to die for. Highly recommend, it a couple of short blocks further away from Pisa but worth for great service and food! Where Italians eat!

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Ixelles, Belgium
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Very well located, less than 5 minutes from the tower, this place is certainly worth a visit. The restaurant is small but cozy and nicely decorated with wine barrels and bottles of wine. The menu is small, which is always a good sign. We had a delicious carne salata as a starter to share. The portion was big enough for... More 

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Jersey
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We were recommend this restaurant by the hotel and were very lucky to reserve a table. It was full and we were the only non Italians in the restaurant. Both myself and my husband had pasta and thoroughly enjoyed it. Note :Italian dishes including bacon pieces in Italy tend to be more salty than the UK version of Italian food.

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Thank LindylooJersey
Pisa, Italy
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I went around one year ago and I still remember as one of the best restaurants in Pisa. It is important to book.

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Thank Jose G
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Long weekend in Pisa.. booked here as close to hotel...and so glad we did. Food was fantastic, nice friendly service. Very busy so recommend booking as we did. Reasonable value for money.. would have been great value had the exchange rate for UK not been so poor!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Carlo Salomone Cammeo 50, 56122, Pisa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Pisa
  • Phone Number: +39 050 555003

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?