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Lo Sfizio Garfagnino Da Mara

Via Roma 5/A, 55033 Castiglione di Garfagnana, Italy
+39 0583 689926
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“bolognese” (2 reviews)
“the kitchen” (2 reviews)
“street” (2 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
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Italian, Mediterranean
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Via Roma 5/A, 55033 Castiglione di Garfagnana, Italy
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

With tables set under shade in a narrow cobbled street, Lo Sfizio offers a cool spot for lunch away from the heat of the Tuscan summer. Great home cooking, particularly good pasta and a friendly welcome. In winter, the outside tables are stored away and...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We had a dinner with 2 courses and dessert with coffee. The food was delicious, perfectly spiced. Homemade pasta- Mine was with basil pesto and hubby had a'la bolognese. For second course we had caperese salad and porchetta with fries( huge portion). Dessert consisted of...More

Thank Kinga N
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

Thank hazza611
Reviewed 22 June 2016

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

Thank Dopey111
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...More

Thank Sandra R
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...More

Thank 115Jess
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,...More

Thank Nick H
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...More

Thank Elin I
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...More

2  Thank terri821
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...More

Thank Marta S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
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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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