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Luciano's Ristorante

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1579 Main St, Rahway, NJ 07065-4028 (Monroe)
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Rahway, New Jersey
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've been here for Mother's Day Brunch, Holiday parties, a friend's get together and a funeral repast/repass. Although we had one unpleasant experience I can honestly say that the food has been consistently good, the staff very attentive and the atmosphere pleasing. I would certainly recommend Luciano's to anyone who will listen.

Thank Mpow099
Califon, New Jersey
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78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to Luciano's three times. Once the food was very good. Once it was average and one time we felt it wasn't worth the high price. I guess that describes inconsistancy. I will say that the time it was very good was the most recent time so we would go back and try again when the opportunity presents itself.... More 

Thank MsVonda
Cranford, New Jersey
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44 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The neighborhood was not inviting---main street in Rahway which looked like a war zone, but Luciano's Restaurant belied its environment. Warm atmosphere, almost-Manhattan décor at the bar, the private dining room, the main room, friendly, attentive service, soft conversations heightened by family, and superb food--a seafood pasta dish with a uniquely piquant sauce so inviting I paused from licking the... More 

Thank Kenvil63
Rahway, New Jersey
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

I went here for a baby shower, the food was good, the place was nice, cant say how the drinks were since i didnt have any. Location is convenient in Rahway. From what i saw online the prices loor reasonable for the quality youre getting.

Thank Kasia P
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

At the end of the loooong day, not knowing the area, I was sent here by myself while staying in town. Ordered two small plates ($5) and they were delicious. Good wine list and live music.

Thank 24connie
Rahway, New Jersey
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

We were a party of seven and had excellent service. The crab and shrimp over avocado as an appetizer is excellent. I get it without the remoulade sauce, which also is excellent (I just don't need the extra calories). I had the salmon for dinner, also excellent. My husband had chicken parm and said it was very good. My brother-in-law... More 

Thank ginatony1147
El Paso, Texas
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

Enjoyed my business dinner at Luciano's! Only concern was trying to find parking in front of the restaurant. Only a couple of parking spots there, but a decent size lot across the street. The food was very good and the service was excellent! Great place to go to if you're looking for a nice quieter place to talk while enjoying... More 

2 Thank Michael C
Middletown, New Jersey, USA
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Went to Luciano's for a birthday party. We had about 50 people attend. The place was nice and inviting and the food was pretty good not amazing, nice presentation though. The wait staff was ok, not great. Parking is a problem. They have a very small lot. There is also street parking. The town offers a parking deck but it's... More 

1 Thank lovebeingtan
Bargersville, Indiana
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

The restaurant has a nice ambience and I felt like I was in a scene from the Godfather when eating dinner at the bar. It was great! Handmade, craft cocktails, great food, with huge portions.

1 Thank Greg S
Sao Paulo, SP
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239 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2016

Straight to the point about food: we orders calamari as a starter + a platter of cheese and ham - both were very good. For food, I ordered the ´special of the day´ - sword fifh and risoto. The food was good, well prepared and presented. It lacked something like a good lemon on it or some spice... the white... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1579 Main St, Rahway, NJ 07065-4028
  • Public Transportation: Luciano's is located one block from the Rahway train station, with the addition of taxi service and bus service offered throughout Rahway.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Rahway
  • Phone Number: 732-815-1200

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