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Fattoria al Dotto

Via Per Carignano 809/A | Intersection of Via Del Generale, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 338 244 6408
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Promise undelivered

Disappointing. We were hoping for a genuine Italian experience, with a tour of the winery, some... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
McShane J
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Excellent visit

Excellent wine and hospitality. Absolutely worth a visit. The food was great and they even picked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Svein Ola U
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We're the closest winery to the walls of Lucca (4.5KM) & are a small family run winery producing our own grapes for structured wines, as well as olive oil, which can be purchased in the Cantina or shipped internationally since 2005. We grow and pick the grapes as well as produce the wines all within 1 KM ( .6 miles) of the winery. We invite you to taste our wines (2 whites - Vermentino & a Vermentino with 5% semillon, a Rose' & 5 reds - (San Giovese, Merlot & Syrah - in purity, a blend of the 3 & a "Lucchese Chianti") which are each paired with excellent foods produced locally. Feel free to visit us & learn more about our fantastic wines & their production. We are open Monday-Saturday (1630-2000) for tastings. Closed on Sundays. Also closed the following Italian holidays: Jan 1, 6, Easter Sunday & Easter Monday, Apr 25, May 1, Jun 2, Aug 15, Nov 1, Dec 8, 25 & 26. Large groups feel free to contact us for prices and hours. Contact us for any questions.
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Via Per Carignano 809/A | Intersection of Via Del Generale, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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+39 338 244 6408
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Disappointing. We were hoping for a genuine Italian experience, with a tour of the winery, some wine tasting and a bite to eat. There was no tour and our host admitted to knowing nothing about grapes. We chose for the four wine option, rose, white...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

McShane J, We’re sorry that we did not meet your expectations when you visited us. We’ll attempt to address each of your points individually. We are a small family run winery which is extremely knowledgeable in it’s winemaking. We can also guarantee you that we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent wine and hospitality. Absolutely worth a visit. The food was great and they even picked us up from our house nearby. Family friendly. Highly recommendavle.

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Svein Ola U, It was our pleasure having you and your family visit us. Looking forward to your next visit. Be safe.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The bus to and from Lucca was more or less on time both ways, thank goodness. Fattoria at Dotto is nestled on the flank of a lovely hill overlooking some very pretty countryside. It's hard to believe that you're just minutes from the city. The...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

IrvineUncle T, Thank you for coming out & visiting us and enjoying most of our wines. As for the buses being on time that should absolutely not be part of the review as we do not in any way control public transportation. You mentioned that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've done a few wine tastings in different countries, but this is has to be my favourite wine tasting so far! We tried 6 wines for 30 Euros all accompanied with amazing food...so don't have a big lunch before hand or plan to go for...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Vix83007, We’re happy we were able to provide your favorite wine tasting. Please visit again soon & in the meantime be safe.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing night at the wine tasting! We went by bike from the city center (which is tough but so worth it! - we saw a lot of beautiful things during this journey). Unfortunately, we were later then expected but Mark was...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Daphne v, Thanks for coming out to visit & spending time with us. It was our pleasure having you & we look forward to the order but more importantly to your next visit. Safe travels

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a lovely time at the tasting, Mark was the right level of relaxed and knowledgeable and approachable. It is a beautiful setting, truly great wine and food. We were meant to just taste four wines but added another 2 and didn't leave...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Charles David T... C, Thanks for coming out and spending the afternoon with us, it was truly a pleasure having you and I still tell people I heard you singing going down the road on your bicycles. Please come back and visit next time you’re...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A taxi to the Fattoria was easy enough, costing ~€18. The place is situated in a picturesque position 5.7k from lucca old town. Wine comes quickly and there is plenty of accompanying food. Attentive host. The reason our review is not 5* is because the...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Pc9662, Thank you for coming out & enjoying our wines (which per your own words "were served quickly and there is plenty of accompanying food" as well as our "attentive host" & we're glad you "had a pleasant enough evening." Depending on the route your...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to visit this winery based on the Tripadvisor reviews, but unfortunately our visit did not meet our expectations. The booking process was easy, but not necessarily friendliest. The place was within an easy reach from Lucca. We took a taxi. We had a...More

Thank Tanja R
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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tanja R, We are sorry we did not live up to your expectations when you visited. (Not making excuses yet with 38 guests, more than a few did not make reservations, we attempt to welcome & serve every client which appears at our cantina) we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived to the vineyard, we were met by Mark, who was the host of the evening. He showed us to our table (everybody gets a private table) and served us the first wines of the evening. We ordered the six wine package, and...More

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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hegemykl, It was our absolute pleasure having you visit us and we’re glad that you enjoyed six of our eight wines. We look forward to your next visit so that maybe then you can have the other two, in the meantime safe travels and see...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good wines and food! More drinking than tasting but lots of food to weigh up the alcohol. Lovely experience!More

Thank Maria B
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M F, Director of Sales at Fattoria al Dotto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Maria B, Thank you for visiting our cantina. As it is our nature to be generous with both the food and pours, in the future we’ll try to pour less so one can taste more. Thank you for the suggestion & we hope to have...More

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Sir bus 53 gets you to the fattoria
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