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Lucca's Italian Deli
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3121 Castro Valley Blvd, Castro Valley, CA 94546
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3121 Castro Valley Blvd, Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-2222
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Can't beat the sandwiches
5 of 5 starsReviewed October 4, 2014
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Robert G
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San Leandro

Truly a great deli in the old fashion style. Great meats and even frozen meals to go. Hard to find anywhere that prep airs a fresh deli sandwich like this place. You can call in your order... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 8
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
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San Leandro
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Truly a great deli in the old fashion style. Great meats and even frozen meals to go. Hard to find anywhere that prep airs a fresh deli sandwich like this place. You can call in your order ahead of time (give them 20 minutes) and it will be waiting for you. Some table to eat at if you wish to... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Was disappointed that they moved from San Leandro to Castro Valley years ago but still very much worth the drive. Best potato salad eaten outside if home, fresh bread, sandwich made to order and not skimpy. Salami, Swiss and avocado! Wish I was in CA right now!

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Castro Valley, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We were off to see Paul McCartney for the final event at 'The Stick. Called ahead and order 4 sandwiches. They were ready when I arrived. We tailgated before the concert. Everyone enjoyed their sandwich of choice, made to perfection as ordered. Great prices, too. Thanks so much.

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N. California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I've been going to Lucca's since 1975, so it's a comfortable, familiar place for me. Our whole family has "Lucca's cravings" now & then. They have great sandwiches & don't miss the deli case gems such as their potato salad. I recently discovered that their freezer has some awesome meals ready to cook, such as lasagna. I always keep at... More

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Sacramento, CA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My mom & I made a trip here during Easter weekend while visiting family in the Bay Area. It was packed! Bring your patience. It was well worth it. At an average of $5.50 for a huge sandwich the value is incredible. We also picked up salami and cheese to take home. Delicious!

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This place even tho old, has the best sandwiches in town. Very thick sandwiches. Might wanna sit outside, inside is not the best atmosphere..

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Tilburg, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Phone in your order if it's around lunch time, as the line often gets to be 20 minutes or so. Definitely worth the wait though. Freshly baked bread, and all the meats / cheeses / condiments are fresh and tasty. See for yourself, this is the best deli around! Gotta love family owned businesses as well.

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San Leandro, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Stopped by to have 4 sandwiches made to go on a Sunday afternoon. As usual all 4 were excellent and made to perfection. Keep up the good tradition.

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San Leandro, CA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

There are 8 of us that play Bocce Ball on Wednesdays and after the games are over we like to eat lunch. Today we chose Lucca's Italian Deli. The bread was Fresh! They have a nice selection of meats and cheeses to chose from. We all ordered sandwiches that came full of the meat,cheese and condiments exactly as we ordered.

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Castro Valley, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

It is the bread jthat makes their sandwich. The lines are long but the wait is worth it.

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Additional Information about Lucca's Italian Deli

Address: 3121 Castro Valley Blvd, Castro Valley, CA 94546
Phone Number: (510) 537-2222
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Castro Valley
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisine: Delicatessen

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