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Lulou's Restaurant

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Italian, Contemporary
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1470 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502-2806
775-329-9979
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fabulous touches for my birthday

The food is superbly prepared here and the delicate unique pairings make this an exquisite dining experience. Everyone enjoyed their dishes and we would go back for another special experience, due to their very expensive a la cart menu

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
Karen G
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Spring Creek, Nevada
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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Spring Creek, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The food is superbly prepared here and the delicate unique pairings make this an exquisite dining experience. Everyone enjoyed their dishes and we would go back for another special experience, due to their very expensive a la cart menu

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

My wife and I went for a special meal out. We shared our plates the entire evening, and had a wine pairing for each course. We started with the porcini mushroom appetizer, which was wonderful, especially when paired with a light chardonnay. We followed that with the warm goat cheese salad, paired with a good California pinot noir. The entree... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Absolutely great food, good service & nice if unusual ambience. Nice drinks, nice menu, helpful staff, expensive

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Stateline, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Lulou's is a wonderful restaurant with great food. It is quite expensive so be prepared, for 3 of us with tip the bill was almost $400. The food is great, some of it unique and great service. Make reservations as it does fill up.

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Lodi, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

My husband I were staying nearby and noticed it while driving to our hotel. We decided to drop by late for a drink and dessert. The decor was stunning and had a cool relaxed vibe. We sat at the bar and had a great time enjoying our treats. Service, quality and presentation were top notch. Everything was perfect including an... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I like the atmosphere if's modern and elegant. The food is great it's simple but complex and flavors are great. The menu changes seasonally. The wine menu is good and they have a full bar. The service is great.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Had an amazing time here...again. Love Lulou's atmosphere and ambiance. Pork-belly and fois gras appetizers were fabulous. Loved the spicy Thai duck soup and brussel sprout salad. Great wine list. Dessert, unfortunately was a complete disappointment. Overall a great time!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Prices for steak were higher than they should be. The place itself is somewhat small and not all that fancy. Foods good, however I expected more for the price and hype. Service was good and some appetizers we're very good and others just ok. For steak I think there's a lot of better options locally.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice Modern restaurant. Split 3 appetizers~ -Spicy Thai Chicken soup -Pork Buns -Fried Calamari Our entrees~ - NY Steak -Ribeye Steak Both came with a creamy potatoe gratin and a small side of grilled vegetables. For desert we had shared the chocolate brownie sundae. EVERYTHING was wonderful!!! The food and the service :) Our bill came up to $250.00 with... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We have been searching for a fine dining restaurant since we moved here. Lulou's, though not known of by many, was consistently recommended who did know of it. They do not have a web menu to preview but we took the recommendation on faith and our faith was rewarded. They are only open evenings for dinner and feature an adventurous... More 

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Address: 1470 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502-2806
Phone Number: 775-329-9979
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
Average Prices: USD 16 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1470 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502-2806
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: 775-329-9979

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions

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