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Pasta Martelli

56035, Casciana Terme Lari, Italy
+39 0587 684238
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Martelli's made us very welcome

We didn't know what expect on our trip to Lari however, it turned out to be one of the highlights... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Terry_Donnelly
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Family business for pasta creation

We've visited the pasta factory from Familia Martelli so see how handmade pasta is being produced... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Tobias S
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56035, Casciana Terme Lari, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We didn't know what expect on our trip to Lari however, it turned out to be one of the highlights of our holiday in Tuscany. We ventured to the pasta factory and enquired about a tour. We have a six year old boy. Lucca made...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We've visited the pasta factory from Familia Martelli so see how handmade pasta is being produced. And we weren't disappointed. We saw almost the whole process how the pasta is being made. And it didn't even cost something. This kind of pasta should always be...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Lari on the way from Pisa to Florence. The town itself is very nice and has lots of character and history. The tour was another thing. Whilst it was interesting to learn that the pasta is rough in texture, which is good...More

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Dino M, Proprietario at Pasta Martelli, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Dear Mr. I'm the person that guded You into the factory. The visit at our factory is only a possibility that we give at the turist, it is not a part of our work. We can dedicate a few minutes to explain the pasta process...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by this wonderful little pasta factory in Lari as part of a tour. Only family members work there and they produce pasta the traditional way. Lovely visit.

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

We have been into making homemade pasta for a long time. It was absolutely fascinating to see how the pasta was first made in the early years....AND is still made the same way today at Martelli's. A family owned and run business with care and...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We travelled for about an hour from Monteverdi Mattrimino to get to Lari to have a look at the old fashioned way of making pasta only to find that they are closed for the holidays. A fact not mentioned in the Lonely Planet travel guide....More

Thank Joe M
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Dino M, Proprietario at Pasta Martelli, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016
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Ci scusiamo che non abbiate potuto vedere la nostra produzione, ma come tutti gli anni, le ultime tre settimane di...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2015

The Martellis were on vacation, but we were able to buy some of their pasta up at the local store and I will be going back for more! The village is like taking a step back in time. Recommend a visit.

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Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

What a discovery and what a great atmosphere! The village of Lari is beautiful, with nice little shops and bars and friendly people. In the middles of the centre, beside the medieval fortress is this small factory that is surely worth a visit. Look around,...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Our vacation rental host provided us a sample of this pasta. We were so impressed, that we got information from him to visit the factory. We arrived early on a weekday, and Luca was kind enough to give us a personal (and free!) tour. The...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2015

I read about this little factory in Lonely Planet, so we popped along. Lari is well worth a visit, it's gorgeous. Right in the centre on the hill is the pasta factory. We happened to be walking by when one of the Martelli family were...More

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Vishal W
29 May 2018|
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Response from Dino M | Property representative |
Good morning and many thanks for your question. Yes, you can bring your kid with you. He can watch the making of pasta and even taste the fresh pasta coming out from the bronze mould. We hope to see you all soon!
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16 June 2017|
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Dea Sir, the vist is possible every days excepted Wedenesday and sunday. It will be a pleasusure to know Your day selected.
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Wea are aTYour disposal on the visit, the visit is possible every days excepted Wednesday and Sunday. At Your disposal
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