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12642 Poway Rd, Ste 18, Poway, CA 92064-4453
858-748-9330
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Ranked #23 of 113 Restaurants in Poway
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, European
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Pomerado Rd.
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English first
San Diego, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We phoned to make a reservation during the afternoon and were given one immediately. When we arrived, we observed, sadly, that there were many tables unoccupied. We were seated quickly and given menus. There were three of us, and we each ordered something different: lobster ravioli (excellent), butternut squash risotto (delicious), and the meatloaf (tasty, unpretentious, satisfying). We ended up... More 

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Poway
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

For a gourmet experience at average prices you can't beat Luc's Bistro in Poway. The chef makes an extra effort to add a flair to well-known entrees - and the Tuesday night special of a burger and a beer cannot - but cannot - be beat.

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westminster
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74 reviews 74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Since we hadn't eaten lunch we arrived at 5 P. M .when they opened. We were alone and the waitress seemed either bored or overly attentive because she prodded us in a polite way to order. My husband wanted to enjoy his cockrail, but within 5 minutes or less she asked twice if we were ready to order. I asked... More 

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Baxter, Minnesota
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

A gentleman at church that morning recommended we try Luc's for "non-chain" lunch. Our Arnie Palmer's were refilled with efficiency and the food was delicious. Prices were right also. We'll go back for sure.

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

For a shopping center lunch, it was passable. However, it is certainly not one to go out of the way for.

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San Diego, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

I've actually been here twice: once with a group of friends for lunch, and once for a more romantic dinner with just two of us. The restaurant did well under both circumstances. For the lunch, they promptly found us a table and we were seated fairly quickly. Menus and drinks were quickly served, and the waitstaff were both unobtrusive and... More 

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San Diego, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We dined with another couple and three of us were served promptly and the food was very good. BUT the other party in our group was not served and we asked several times about the hold up and in each instance were told the food was coming in just a minute. In each instance it did not arrive. We had... More 

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San Diego, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This is one of our go-to restaurants in Poway, especially when we want really good, reasonably priced food that is not boring! The chicken and dumplings is my favorite comfort food but everything there is outstanding. Good deals on wine as well.

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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185 reviews 185 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

I had booked this restaurant for Mother’s Day brunch several weeks out due to the nice previous TA write-ups as well as its location in Poway, near my Grandmother’s nursing home. There were 8 of us (6 adults and 2 children) and we ordered off the regular menu. I knew after we ordered, I should have asked our waitress to... More 

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San Diego, CA
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115 reviews 115 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We went to this restaurant because it was near the theater we had tickets for. I had a wonderful dish which was the seafood trio, with a lemon leak broth, spinach (I think) and brown rice. I've never seen a dish like it. The waitress characterized it as green bouillabaisse which isn't too far off. It was yummy! My only... More 

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Additional Information about Luc's Bistro

Address: 12642 Poway Rd, Ste 18, Poway, CA 92064-4453
Phone Number: 858-748-9330
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Poway
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American, European

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