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Lux

's-Gravendijkwal 133, 3021 EK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
010-4762206
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Ranked #16 of 507 Restaurants in Rotterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $73
Cuisines: Italian, Vegan, Vegetarian, Organic
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Russian first
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I went to this very nice restaurant couple of times with my girl friend while we were visiting Rotterdam. After long days of walking in the beautiful streets of the city what could have been more rewarding than enjoying an absolutely wonderful food in a very cozy and inviting atmosphere. Overall the service was excellent. The food was very good.... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The menu was only in holland language. The translation from waitress was " this is fish, this is veal..." And the cook admit himself drink a beer right to the entry to the restaurant at his working hours!

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

During my two weeks visit to Rotterdam in May, I was lucky enough to try this home style restaurant not only once but three times. The restaurant itself has a very beautiful, relaxing surroundings with a soft well chosen music playing on a turntable. Everything seemed to be very authentic and well thought. The waitress was very friendly and attentive.... More

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Milan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

LUX is a real treat. The food is outstanding, the atmosphere is nice, including a really cool outddor place. And the prices are very decent. The ingredients are super fresh and high-quality. I have eaten there about 10 times now, the quality has always been outstanding. Signatures dishes: - definitely the Pulpo - cooked for 7 hours in 77 Degress... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

One of the best italian restaurants i have been to. As an italian food lover i can say that every bite you take makes you feel like you're in heaven. While sitting in the back garden, feeling like you're in Italy, i tasted one of the best homemade desserts. Everything was so fresh and tasty! Can't wait to go again.... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Lux is one of the best Italian restaurants that I have ever gone. The antipasto is just great! there are various of them, each so exciting and delicious. I tried the meat and octopus there both tasted delightful!! I am a fan of chocolate pie and the home made chocolate pie I tried was the best! It has also a... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

One of the best "Italian restaurant" I've ever been. Amazing meat and see food made in traditional/ classical Italian techniques. The antipasti variety is exciting, the stewed Octopus is delicious. Homemade chocolate ice-cream was great! The restaurant has a pleasant and friendly atmosphere. The chef is very nice to communicate which I like a lot. Delightful choice of music! Water... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We had a really good and very authentically Italian meal at this restaurant. They catered well for our very large group including some picky children. Service was a bit slow between courses but the food was great.

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Bergen, Norway
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I have had a lot of Italian food in my life, in Italy, as well as in several other countries. some meals and restaurants better then other. I must say that this was a waste of time and money. The antipasti was good, but main course was small, and so basic that you can getter better food at Mac Donald's.... More

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Limassol, Cyprus
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

After viewing the reviews in Trip Advisor we thought we must visit this restaurant. Restaurant does not have good noise insulation and got a little loud when it was half full. Food was very nice but unfortunately we were still hungry after our meal because the portions were too small. Also I think they need to have some music. Service... More

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