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Lucio’s Byob

#504 of 7,161 Restaurants in Houston
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905 Taft St, Houston, TX 77019-2613 (Lamar)
+1 713-523-9958
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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McKinney, Texas
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have dined at Lucio's twice with differing experiences. The service was excellent both trips but even though we ordered the same entrees on our second trip as the first, the food quality wasn't at the same level this past time. We certainly enjoy bringing our own bottle of wine, but my wife's Hanger Steak was very... More 

Thank J Darren A
Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Lucius is a consistently great place. Been there a few times now and always leave satisfied. Friendly, professional, and efficient staff and service. Do make reservations. Having a wonderful dinner out with a nice bottle of self bought wine can't be beat. I had the $35 filet this last trip. Far better then the Vic and Anthony's $50 version the... More 

Thank chrissQ7155TY
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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821 reviews
440 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Lucio's is located half a block from The Pass and Provisions and, to some extent, is under the shadow of those two legendary restaurants. Lucio's however, can hold its ground. While the place is not much to look at, from the outside or inside, and some improvement in decor could improve its business, the food is good. The beef carpaccio... More 

Thank Gabriel H
Perth, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Great service and food. The menu changes very slowly and is what you would expect at a smaller, high quality restaurant (but you can order older, off menu items on occasion). As a result the food is consistently good. We are regulars I guess having eaten there five times this year already. In response to the previous negative review: the... More 

Thank 395John395
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The menu was very good, and the restaurant is really neat! However, there was only one server for the whole restaurant on the particular evening we went, and he provided poor service to us, while providing better, more preferential treatment to others. One example was telling us the soup of the day then following it up with, "We don't have... More 

2 Thank Krystal V
Houston, Texas
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157 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Definitely enjoyed the ambiance, the menu and the overall feel of the restaurant. The waiter, however, was odd and treated us differently than the other tables. He told us there were no specials of the night then promptly told the table next to us that there were, in fact, specials. He also acted like we were a chore to handle... More 

Thank Ryan V
Houston, Texas
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Had dinner at Lucio's. I will start by commenting on the service - OUTSTANDING!!! Very welcoming and supportive staff. From the valet parking to the last waiter on the team. We really had a good time. Food was great - rack of lamb and the tartar tuna were outstanding!!! I highly recommend. Portions are on the small side, so bring... More 

Thank Eexplorer-P
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a small quality restaurant that focuses on high quality food from whatever is fresh at the market. Great friendly staff. They have both wine you can buy and bring your own. Awesome to visit!

Thank Alix R
Houston, Texas
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2016

PRO's: Many people consider this Houston's finest BYOB restaurant. I agree, although the restaurant has a fine selection of reasonably priced wines if you choose to buy them from Lucio's. The white table cloth tables recently been replaced by marble tops and new chairs maintaining the restaurant's glamourous look. Service is definitely a plus. The limited menu has individual meat,... More 

Thank Spurgeon B
Houston, Texas
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479 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2016

I had been here a while back and only remembered that I had liked the patio. Too hot to sit out this time, but inside was nicer than I remembered. Food was excellent. Although you can bring you own wine for a modest corkage fee, they have a nice wine list. No problem for gluten-free for my celiac husband. Service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 Taft St, Houston, TX 77019-2613
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-523-9958
Life is to be enjoyed. If you want to go somewhere to appreciate your bottle of wine and be reminded of the simple pleasures of life, this is the place. At Lucio's you'll enjoy a comforting, yet upscale, dining atmosphere concentrating on seasonal and fresh local ingredients. Our primary focus at Lucio's is to provide quality New American cuisine that delights all of the senses. We feature a selection of prime cut meats, seafood and game, hand-selected daily by our executive chef to ensure excellence. We also offer seasonal daily features and a Chef's tasting menu which features three to five courses and can be tailored to fit the unique tastes of any party. Our versatile, high-end cuisine changes with seasonal menus so you'll be sure to have the freshest, best quality ingredients in our dishes. We look forward to serving you!

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