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Cafe Lucci

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609 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-3870 (Central Road)
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travel a lot and appreciate good Italian food and this did not disappoint. My wife had pasta with eggplant and she enjoyed it thoroughly. I ordered veal parmesan with eggplant and fresh basil. The portion covered my plate and well prepared. The atmosphere in the back room is nicer. We will go back.

Thank Brianboru009
Chicago, Illinois
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Cafe Lucci. We love the delicious food. The specials are always unique and delicious. Great service each time. Impressive wine selection as well. If you like mussels, you must try them here.

Thank Mary58th
Nairobi, Kenya
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194 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one restaurant with a wide and varied menu. It also offers outstanding daily specials, including desserts.There is an excellent wine list. It offers large portions. Everything is quite fresh. There is a choice of meat,pasta or seafood. There are also a good choice of salads. Ulee was an excellent waiter. He was not only efficient and courteous;he has... More 

Thank africanman_840
Mount Prospect, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food! .....delightful specials......staff is attentive and informative and a lot of fun! Always go there for birthday lunches!

Thank kcarlsen2016
Glenview, Illinois
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been there a few times on weekend nights. It's always very busy and very loud. The food is ok, not great, but the prices are high for pasta dishes. I know Cafe Lucci has a loyal following but I'm not sure I understand why.

Thank Joan N
Glenview, Illinois
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love Cafe Lucci. All the food is fresh and prepared daily. The pasta is outstanding and all of the food on the menu uses the freshest ingredients. The staff is attentive and the owner is usually there greeting customers and making sure everyone is happy with their meal. Highly recommend but make a reservation, it usually... More 

Thank Meg P
Chicago, Illinois
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106 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't been here in quite awhile, so thought I'd give it another shot to see how it has fared over the years. So glad I did. They have updated their menu since the last time I was there, so delicious! The service was awesome, loved our waiter...the service was on spot! We will be back for sure...!!!

Thank kelley65
Atlanta, Georgia
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185 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I lived in Chicago 17 years ago and went often for dinner at Café Lucci. During my recent trip I returned and was thrilled to find it was still a great restaurant. It is family owned and it shows. Impeccable service from a knowledgeable service team all served with perfect timing. All the food is great from start to finish... More 

Thank Sherpa2286
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Not your mama's Italian! So much to choose! Appetizers (escargot, salumi, bruschetta, calamari and more); salads, pasta, beef, chicken, veal...check out the menu before going or you'll be deciding for a long time. Also has lunch and dinner banquet menus with a number of package choices and price points. Unassuming from the outside. De-lish on the inside. Burp.

Thank Squirrelhound
Fishers, IN
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I love trying new, non-chain restaurants when traveling and this one did not disappoint. We made a reservation the day of, which also happened to be a Saturday night and were seated upon arrival. Menu is a little bit different and although what we ordered wasn't exactly what we expected, it was very good! It is a loud dining room... More 

Thank RikkiLeeFishers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-3870
    (Central Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: 847-729-2268

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?