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Lucetta

127 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (City Centre)
9251 1011
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Ranked #195 of 5,233 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $14 - $24
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: City Centre
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: City Centre
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  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Cairns
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Made a reservation after reading online reviews and was not disappointed. Great menu, food, service and wine. Will be returning to try the pizza next time. They were also busy with take away so great little business.

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Was fortunate enough to dine at Lucettas whilst in Sydney. We had dined here on a previous trip and we thought the experience was worth returning for. I will keep it simple. Lucettas is more of a "Bistro" type dining experience with simple furnishings and it isn't a huge dining area. What it does have is very good food, an... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

So this is a nice looking place very close to work so a bonus as was just easy to get to. Staff is super friendly and food was great. Funny enough we ordered mains whilst we noticed most people order pizzas which smell and look amazing so we are definitely going back for Pizza!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stumbled upon Lucetta whilst looking for somewhere to eat in the pouring rain. Despite looking like drowned rats, we received a warm welcome from the staff. From the outset, they were attentive and polite. The portion sizes for our food were extremely generous. For those who don't know, Lucetta is a BYO for anyone wanting to save the pennies.... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We had dinner here one night and sat outside. The Mediterranean salad was amazing! We shared that as an appetizer and we really enjoyed it. The pasta dishes were very good as well. The service was average, nothing good or bad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The food is really fresh and nice ! All the staff is present , pretty small restaurant but so cosy and not so expensive for really good food !

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Doonan, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Found via Trip advisor and it matched the other great reviews. Great food at very very reasonable prices for Sydney. Excellent staff added to the night with the friendly banter and a great atmosphere all round. Do note its only BYO wine so I had to leave my beer as a tip but the staff didn't mind!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were staying in darling harbour for the night and read some good reviews on Lucetta so decided to walk the 15 minutes to check it out. If it wasn't something we knew was there we probably wouldn't have come across it. They were full to the brim but the service was still very friendly and attentive. The food was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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17 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I was a little worried as some Italian places don't cater for gluten free but here they have the pastas and pizzas available as gluten free. I had penne with tomato, garlic, basil and olive oil. The pasta was terrific unlike some gluten free pastas. Even my dining companion thought it was as good as normal pasta. Staff were busy... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Living in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, we often complain at the lack of quaint eateries in Sydney. Melbourne attracts them like a magnet!! But hey .... my wife and I were mistaken .... Lucetta - right in the heart of our own city - provides good, honest Italian food in very authentic surrounds. We almost thought we were in... More

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