La Poiana

The restaurant

The restaurant spreads over two floors: on the ground floor there is the reception, stocked bar, the first restaurant, the kitchen and a covered veranda (internal capacity of 60 seats and 70/80 outside); on the first floor you will find the second restaurant with a large sitting capacity (116 seats), hoists for food and an outdoor veranda.

 The staff is made up of 2 waiters (depending on the number of customers), the chef, assistant cook and dishwasher.
The restaurant is well cared for and quiet, it can cater for your lunches and dinners; in the summertime our veranda is open giving you the opportunity to take in the breathtaking beauty and landscape & some fresh mountain air. Service at the tables is always professional and helpful, and will always be at your disposal.

 We use only the finest & freshest ingredients, flavours that will melt in your mouth and provide you with a very unique culinary experience.
The perfect place for a romantic evening or to celebrate a birthday or anniversary surrounded by comfort and peacefulness.

The complementary services

Our restaurant offers renowned dishes, typical of the local cuisine, that are skillfully prepared, along with a wide selection of traditional Tuscan wines.
You can do wine tastings at our wine bar (called “enoteca” in Italian) where you can learn something about the local wines, the vineyards and the history of the area & its wines. One of our best features is our beauty center, with an outdoor heated swimming pool, will take care of your body and mind, surrounded by the beautiful landscape provided by Borgo Biaia.

The welcome to tourists is warm & pleasant, we do not lack the basic services such as a welcoming reception and a large car park for bicycles, motorcycles, cars and coaches. Borgo Biaia offers cooking, pottery and weaving courses, photography workshops focused on nature and landscape, naturalistic drawing sessions and a perfect starting point for guided excursions in the surrounding territory.

The Values of the earth

We provide a cuisine based on traditional values, with ancient flavours and aromas that recall the land of Garfagnana.

 You can find here the pleasure of cooking from bread to desserts, vegetables grown naturally, meat produced with natural methods and cheese coming from the companies that are grazing their flocks in the fields around our farm.

 Here old natural Tuscan cooking meets the very best techniques in cooking and preparation of the finest dishes bursting with flavour, aromas & taste.