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Lugano Ristorante

1060 Darrington Dr, Cary, NC 27513-8133
+1 919-468-7229
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (27 reviews)
“bomboloni” (5 reviews)
“bread” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1060 Darrington Dr, Cary, NC 27513-8133
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Reviewed today via mobile

I dined at Lugano’s with 14 others for an evening business meeting. The room was ambient and quiet allowing our group to comfortably complete our tasks. The menu was limited to a few select items. Most of our group ordered the steak and scallops. The...More

Thank Sam D
Reviewed yesterday

I dined here recently on a trip to visit my son. The ratings were good for Lugano's, so we decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed! I tried the shrimp and salmon over risotto which was delicious! My son ordered the Italian...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being new to Cary, this was our first visit to Lugano's. Even with the outstanding reviews, which led to high expectations, we were very impressed with our dinner experience. Our server, Elizabeth, was exceptional and out food was well prepared and delicious. We will certainly...More

Thank betwigg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had guests in from out of town - read pretty positive reviews on this place and made a reservation for Friday night. We had 3 adults and 1 child. Upon arrival, they had our reservation & we were seated promptly. Just behind another family that...More

Thank jenniferh795
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here today. We have been here several times before. The food is always tastefully prepared and well presented. Prompt, professional service from William. Attractive, clean, contemporary atmosphere, nice background music at an acceptable volume so that we could have a conversation. Too...More

Thank highmodulus
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Great Italian food, love it, the seafood is outstanding as well. Great atmosphere, excellent service, fine dining. One of my favorite restaurants!

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has a calming atmosphere and good for friends, couple, or family visits. Our server was professional and courteous. We ordered appetizers, entree’s and desserts. Everything was presented beautifully and tasted wonderful.

Thank Arvian
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Very nice Italian restaurant with many gluten free options to choose from including rice pastas and gluten free flat bread for dipping. Awesome roasted beet salad. Marinara has a bit of a tangy zest to it.

Thank Terri K
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I recently lunched here with friends, the second time in a month. Both times it took forever to get our food. My water glass was empty. We were part of the early crowd, so no way were they backed up with several orders. When we...More

Thank JWO55
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time at Lugano and it will not be our last. The food was fantastic and the service was even better from Turner. You must save room for the desserts.

Thank Gary4125
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Kathy C
April 22, 2017|
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Response from docnc | Reviewed this property |
sorry, we don't go there for Brunch... wouldnt a simple phone call to Lugano with those two questions get your answers??
September 1, 2015|
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Response from SCCLane | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
March 3, 2015|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, very nice one, mac & cheese, 2 types pizza, and 3 pasta variations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 Darrington Dr, Cary, NC 27513-8133
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-468-7229
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