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Luigi's Restaurant & Delicatessen

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725 East 19th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93305
661.322.0926
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

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  • 66
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
What a GREAT little place..

It was a Friday... We showed up at 10:45 AM and still had a little wait... Wow! I ordered the R&R and what a meal it was... I will definitely be back!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Matt K
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Seattle, Washington, United States
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Seattle, Washington, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

It was a Friday... We showed up at 10:45 AM and still had a little wait... Wow! I ordered the R&R and what a meal it was... I will definitely be back!

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bakersfield, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Wow the wait is always a challenge but the food is... WELL WORTH THE WAIT!! U can't miss order, whatever you get you will be happy with I PROMISE!!!!

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Bakersfield, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Even thought Luigi's far away from my house, I don't mind driving there. I love their food, the place (so italian) and their delicatessen shop!

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is a great spot for a Saturday with friends! Anytime after they open, you will have to wait but they take call aheads and will actually allow you to go in early if you're there before 11! This place is great for large parties and small but they also deliver!! The atmosphere is awesome, especially if the weather is... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is one of those places in life that become a part of your life. If you are looking for that place that feels like a childhood memory or just want to try someplace new that you can fit in right away then Luigi's is where you need to go. The food is wonderful. The staff are awesome. The atmosphere... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Over 100 years old in the original building. Great food but what makes this place unique is the local atmosphere. This is THE place to go for lunch and see all your friends! Seating outdoors is my favorite place.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food is super delicious and the cocktails are how you want them! Family style sitting. Pickle tongue is one of the best in town. From steak to their pasta with red sauce. You can't go wrong here, unless you go at night. They close early so call to make sure they are open.

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Bakersfield
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

If you get here at 10:59 AM, you can get a seat for lunch right away. If you get here at 11:20, you might get a seat by 12:30. The service is great. The food is great. I go here quite a bit with a customer on Wednesday's which is "Oven Baked Chicken", I love it. I usually order a... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is great place to go but be prepared for a hard time to find parking and to wait but is worth the wait. I like there calamari steak I thing they usually have it on a Tuesday. My husband really liikes the lungi sandwich h has it every time e go there. I try different things.

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Bakersfield, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

A reasonably price restaurant with great food. Any salad I have tried here has been great. The other meals as well are very tasty. They have the "Luigi" sandwich which is a very food Otalian sandwich, served on your choice of a hard or soft roll. Tuesday is prime rid day....need one say more, other than yum. Desserts are good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 725 East 19th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93305
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: 661.322.0926

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?