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Caffe del Mercato

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

We went with the rule that if it looks busy with what looks like locals it's probably good - and we weren't disappointed!! Really simply done, we got a gorgeous pomodoro pasta and speedy friendly service even when the place was full to the brim....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Excellent service friendly staff and photographer took our photo for there web site.Fun stop for 2 old people.We will return many more times in the next three weeks.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank benchprop
Reviewed 29 December 2017

While paying for coffees ordered and consumed at the bar, another member of staff intervened, cancelled the payment and entered seated service prices for the coffees, presumably because he heard us speak English. Dishonest practices in an otherwise well-situated bar beside the Duomo.

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank jacques_l_tati
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Great service, nice assortment of snacks for Aperitivo. Right behind the Cuomo and Piazza San Michele. Outdoor seating with heaters and blankets, so cute!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 401rebeccas
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Caffe del Mercato for an espresso and tea. We also had a savory crepe for lunch. The crepes were OK, but not great. We had one with egg plant ((Melanzana) and one with parma ham and cheese. I am still wondering whether...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Dutch_Travel-R
Reviewed 24 September 2017

While touring Lucca ,my wife and I were getting hungry and looking to find shade on a warm day. We spotted this lively local restaurant on the side of San Michele. We might have been the only tourists there but everyone was welcoming. It would...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank Ridn4life
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Good house wine, ordered 2 mixed salads & they hit the spot. Others were ordering drinks and then having the buffet inside which looked really nice.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Adrianne K
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Unlike some people I choose a place to visit, read a little about it then generally follow my nose seeing what I bump into. On just such a day in Lucca and in need for a food stop we looked at many but weren't quite...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank simonr227
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a relaxing dinner because the menu looked okay for a light dinner and the tables were outside where you could watch the people around the duomo. The service was terrible. We sat 15 minutes waiting and then a local came in...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Golfingbev
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This place is ok for a short stop. The place outside is really small. Good Gewürztraminer. Nice staff

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Buchwurm85
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