Restaurants: Lucca, Massa-Carrara & Pistoia

Ristorante Mecenate
Located in the Lucchesi hills on the outskirts of Lucca. Traditional Tuscan cuisine prepared using local produce. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 19:30. Slow Food accredited. At: via della Chiesa 707, Gattaiola (LU).
Antica Locanda dell´Angelo
Meat and fish Lucchese style with a Sicilian influence. The pastries are recommended. At Via Pescheria 21, 55100 Lucca (LU).
Vecchia Trattoria Buralli
Wide variety of Lucchese food served in a traditional trattoria. There is an al la carte menu and a tourist menu. At Piazza Sant Agostino 10, 55100 Lucca (LU).
Dinner restaurant on two levels located north of Lucca. Both meat and fish specialities with a selection of international wines. On-line menu. Also open for lunch on Sundays. Closed all day Wednesday. At: S.S.12 del Brennero 192, Marlia, (LU).
Rousseau il Doganiere
Located in the historical centre of Lucca, fresh home-made local dishes. Wood-fired pizza oven. Outdoor area in summer. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 19:00. At: via Vittorio Emanuele II 28, Lucca (LU).
Part of the Relais & Chateaux Locanda LElisa hotel. Menu of meat and fish dishes using fresh local produce, combined with an international wine list. Seating for 30 people. Closed on Sundays. At: Via Nuova per Pisa 1952, 55050 Massa Pisana (LU)
Ristorante La Mora
Traditional menu and fish menu available. There is a garden and a veranda for those who prefer to eat outside. At Via Ludovica 1748, 55100 Sesto Di Moriano (LU).
La Mela
Restaurant for vegetarians, vegans with lactose intolerant options at 72 Via Regia, 55046 Viareggio (LU).
Pepa Fish and Chips
Traditional fish and chipper on the main shopping street in Lucca. At 150 Via Fillunga, Lucca (LU).
Ristorante Botticelli Lucca
Fish dishes, top quality meat, homemade fresh pasta and desserts and large wine list. Dine at one of our jazz evenings with live music. At 55 Via Sarzanese, 55100 S.Anna, Lucca (LU).
Del Sonno
Restaurant in the heart of Bagni di Lucca offering local specialities and pizza. Outdoor dinning. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Closed Thursdays in winter season. Closed Wed lunch in summer. At Viale Umberto I, 146/148, Bagni Di Lucca, 55022 (LU).
La Cecca Ristorante
Set in the countryside outside Lucca this restaurant serves Tuscan dishes and has a grocery store adjoined. Open all week except Mondays and Wednesday evenings. At Via Dei Coselli 55, Coselli (LU).
Caveau Del Teatro
Seasonal produce served in the restaurant. Catering services offered on or off site. Also self catering apartments available for holidays and activities including fishing and and horse-riding. At VC Santa Cristina 3, 54011 Aulla (MS).
La Mora
A former wayfarers hostelry close to Lucca, on the Garfagnana road, serving traditional dishes with an original twist. Family run since 1867. Online menu and booking. Closed Wednesdays. At Via Sesto di Moriano, 1748 Ponte a Moriano (LU).
La Lira Pub
Bar, pizzeria and restaurant furnished in the style of an Irish pub. Open Thursday to Tuesday 18:00 to 02:00. At: 1 Piazza Vittorio Veneto, Bagni di Lucca, 55022 (LU).
Il Farfarello Di Gaspa
Restaurant serving fresh fish, pasta made on the premises and homemade desserts. Large candle lit outside dining area. In the centre of the town at Via Colombo 30, 54100 Massa (MS).
Ghingko T Bar & Kitchen
Tea room serving speciality teas, American coffees, assorted cakes and desserts as well as bistro-style cuisine. At Piazza XX Settembre, Lucca (LU).
Ristorante Puccini
Based in the historical centre. Fish is the main staple served here although there are some meat dishes for those who prefer. At Corte S. Lorenzo 1, 55100 Lucca (LU).
Ristorante Il Trabucco
Restaurant and cocktail bar on the beach specialises in seafood. There is a garden and terrace. At Via Lungomare Di Levante, 54100 Massa (MS).