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Lucky's Cafe

102 1/2 Grove St, Worcester, MA 01605
(508) 756-5014
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Ranked #10 of 512 Restaurants in Worcester
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American
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- Jul 22, 2014
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a wonderful place to go for breakfast. The eggs were excellent and the staff was so friendly. The decor is splendid - its in the basement of what used to be an old factory! The staff seem to take great pride in this place and that adds to the whole dining experience. I'd defiantly go back if I'm... More

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Woodstock, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This place was down from our hotel and after looking at reviews on Tripadvisor we couldn't wait to have bfast here. Wow! We have two teenage boys and the price of the food along with the portions was awesome! Pancakes were melt in your mouth and the home fries were great. Two thumbs up!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Don't be put off by the faded sign outside, or the basement location, or the longish trek down a nondescript hallway, because what you get at the end is worth it. Pete, the owner, is a sweetheart posing as a philosophical curmudgeon. Most important, the food is delicious -- particularly the peanut-chicken soup. If you can't make the weekend only... More

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Boston, Ma.
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Have been many times. Good food ,service, and music. Never rushed. It's always a happy environment. BYOB. is a plus to us. prices fair.

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Holden, Massachusetts
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

With the average entrée of $15 and a byob policy Lucky's Café is quite the deal. It's only open for dinner on Friday and Saturday nights. Do make reservations, though, because of the limited seating capacity, I've seen lots of folks turned away

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Lucky's is a bit hard to find downstairs but worth the effort.From the baked feta app (a favorite) to the peanut soup or the fish specials everything is fresh and delicious.Wait staff members are always great. Music on Saturday night is a nice touch but you must make a reservation.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Lucky's is downstairs in an old brick building. This place is charming! The brick walls were modestly decorated and trimmed with strands of lights. They even had fresh flowers on the tables. I went for breakfast. The menu was the standard breakfast fare, but it was good. The waitstaff was very friendly and the food arrived quickly.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Saw it was #6 on trip advisor so we went. What a mistake. Walked in and noone said hello. Finally shown table and given no menus. Finally given 1 menu for 2 (without specials list which came later) and we sat. And sat. And sat. Everyone else (7 tables looking around at the ceiling waiting for food). The Table after... More

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Friday night...45 minutes for a dinner order was too long. The food was good and the portions were very generous. There seemed to be an awful lot of staff but things just were not moving that fast. Sort of turned into a meal that you were waiting on rather than fully enjoying. The restaurant is in a small basement space... More

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Massachusetts
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103 reviews 103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

What a lovely brick cavern with excellent food, furnishings, and waitstaff. It's a little hole-in-the-wall in an old mill building but so worth finding! We had peanut soup, YUM, and grilled cheese, scrambled eggs, home fries, all on a quiet Sunday. Everything hot, delicious, served quickly. There are fantastic photographs on the wall. It's around the corner from the Art... More

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