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Lucca Grill

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116 E Market St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-4019
+1 309-828-7521
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 E Market St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-4019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best pizza around. Great bar, long and dark and old, old school bar!it feels like stepping back into the 1920s when Lucca was a political gathering place.

Thank JanMeadows
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucca Grill has been pleasing pizza eaters for many years in downtown Bloomington with their unique super-thin crust pizza that is exclusive to Lucca. The crust is literally cracker thin, crispy, with quality toppings. The barbershopper is a favorite! Be sure to recognize just how...More

Thank kelleyb0
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's worth the wait and the crowds. There's a reason you have to deal with both! Great beer selection

Thank nowele
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Lucca. Great Pizza and baked Ziti. No so sure about other italian food. Good italian beef sandwiches and very affordable lunch specials weekdays. Good beer selection also. Excellent atmosphere in downstairs bar area, fine but not special upstairs. Downstairs is like stepping into...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It wasn't my first time to Lucca's (since I don't live in the area anymore, it had been a couple of years), but just walking through the doors I remembered why I love this place. The bustling bar, the smell of the pizza ovens, the...More

Thank Hondo45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first ate at Lucca Grill when I worked as a college student at the old post office across the street. We recently were in town for the first time since the early 80's and I had to share the place with my wife. We...More

Thank scooterv51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pizza was awesome!!! The gluten free crust was great according to my teenaged picky daughter. The atmosphere was so inviting and we felt so welcomed. We will definitely be returning here!!

Thank kwickiwc14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here on a recent Saturday evening and was pleasantly surprised by the vintage decor, fitting for a restaurant that's been here since 1936. Found a place at the bar for our party and ordered cocktails from a friendly and experienced bartender. Manager came...More

1  Thank kdu-917
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Driving through Bloomington, this is our favorite restaurant to stop at. It seems to be a local favorite, the tables were quickly filled by noon. It is a small dining room within the bar. Our server, Ira did a great job covering the entire lunch...More

Thank gasjoliet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy my visits to Lucca when I'm able to sit downstairs. Upstairs isn't my gig more like a formal dining area and sometimes can be overlooked by your wait staff. Downstairs is decorated. More of a pub feel.

Thank Leslie E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 E Market St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61701-4019
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-828-7521
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