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Lugano Ristorante

1060 Darrington Dr, Cary, NC 27513
919-468-7229
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  • English first
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English first
Cary, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We were 3 couples for dinner last night. Four of us were seafood lovers and two landlubbers. Two of us had the lobster corn chowder, and we both agreed that it was the most delicious chowder we have ever had, and we are not kids. I was raised on Italian food and am very critical of Italian restaurants. This had... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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183 reviews 183 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Went there on New Year's Eve to celebrate our daughter's birthday. They served their full menu and the food and service was very good. I had their beet salad and the sicilian spaghetti & meatballs, both of which I thoroughly enjoyed. The restaurant has nice ambiance and excellent spacing between tables. Though the major dining area is large it is... More 

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cary,nc
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78 reviews 78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Every time we go there we never have a bad meal. Go for lunch that has an unlimited soup & salad. You can't beat the price. We went for dinner last night and just loved everything. The pizzas are great! The only problem which I hope they correct is is the thickness of the eggplant - way too thick. It... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My wife and I dined here on a Saturday evening which was deservedly packed by 7 pm. Great ambiance and subdued noise level, excellent service and engagement, and a superb dinner inclusive of: delicious lobster corn chowder, a tasty and refined house salad, 1 meal of chicken marsala and 1 meal of pasta ( penne sardi ) in a tomato... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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141 reviews 141 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We dined at Lugano's for the first time and were pleased with our meals. Our group had chicken, egg plant parmesan, salmon and rigatoni Bolognese. The meals were served hot and tasted great. The tomato soup was excellent and the side salads were fresh. The service was good and our server pleasant. The restaurant is nicely decorated with wood paneling... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I want to start off by saying the Hostess, Waiter and atmosphere was Great. Now for my food review, I really was hoping for some good food in the area of Cary, but sorry to say my food experience was not good. I started off with stuffed mushroom with sausage, no sausage to be found in my mushrooms floating in... More 

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Rocky Mount, NC
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9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

My wife and I recently took our college aged son and his girlfriend to Lugano's for lunch. Our son selected the restaurant based on suggestions of his friends. The menu was extensive, without being overwhelming. There was a variety of gluten free selections available on the menu, which pleased our son's girlfriend. Our waitress was very familiar with the menu... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

So far, our experiences dining at this restaurant have been great. Lugano's has become a favorite local restaurant for my wife and I. Lugano's has an appealing and warm feel to it and the food overall has been way better than average. In addition to a few prime time weekend dinners, we have also gone to several "early" dinners (before... More 

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pittsboro, nc
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Very lovely evening. Probably couldn't have found better. my wife's lasagna was one of the best ever. My crab cakes were actually an appetizer, but served me well as an entree. We both truly enjoyed the lobster corn chowder. The service from beginning to end was impeccable. Our server, Jason was great. Very personable and took very good care of... More 

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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My wife and I eat at Lugano's at least 2 to 3 times per month since discovering it about 6 months ago. They have an excellent menu with lots of variety. We continue to try new items because everything is so good. Its obvious they have a heck of a good Chef and Cooking Staff. The atmosphere is good; comfortable,... More 

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Additional Information about Lugano Ristorante

Address: 1060 Darrington Dr, Cary, NC 27513
Phone Number: 919-468-7229
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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