Torre Civica delle Ore
Break from the boutiques of Via Fillungo with a hike up the 207 wooden steps of Lucca's 13th-century clock tower – at 50m tall, the...
Chiesa di San Michele in Foro
One of Lucca's many architecturally significant churches, this lovely Romanesque edifice marks the spot where the city's Roman forum...
Just east of Via Fillungo is one of Tuscany's loveliest squares, oval-shaped Piazza Anfiteatro, so-called after the one-time Roman...
Caffè di Simo
For a respite from the sun's glare, immerse yourself in the chic Liberty (art nouveau) interior of Lucca's famous coffee shop. Its cakes...
This maze of a hybrid osteria-enoteca, hidden in the red-brick vaulted cellars of 16th-century Palazzo Bernardini, has got the balance...
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Ristorante Olivo information
Known for its fresh fish, which is brought in every day from Viareggio, the Olivo epitomises old-fashioned Lucchesi dining. The wine list is excellent (with Tuscan drops dominating) and the menu balances classic Tuscan choices with seafood specialities.