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Lucia Italian Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic

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Soup of the Day
Chef's daily selection.
Slices of fresh Mozzarella Cheese, juicy Tomatoes, Olive and fresh Basil sprinkled with Extra-Virgin Olive Oil.
Insalata della Casa
Fresh crisp Mixed Salad with Greens, Tomatoes, Carrots and Cucumbers tossed with Balsamic Vinaigrette.
Insalata Portofino
A fresh salad with Greens, Tomatoes, fresh Mozzarella, marinated Artichokes and Olives with Balsamic Vinaigrette.
Insalata del Goloso
Mixed Greens, Orange, Walnuts, Gorgonzola Cheese and Grapes tossed with Balsamic Vinaigrette.
Insalata con Pollo e Rucola
Mixed Greens, Red Onion, Arugola, grilled Chicken Breast, shaves Parmesan Cheese and Tomato tossed with Balsamic Vinaigrette.
Antipasto Italiano
Selection of Italian Cold Cuts served with Cheese, fresh Greens and marinated Vegetables.
Broccoli al Salto
Broccoli sautéed in Roasted Garlic and Extra-Virgin Olive Oil.
Spinaci Lucia
Spinach sautéed with Eggs, Cream and Parmesan Cheese.
Fagioli all'Uccelletto
Romano Beans stewed in Tomato Sauce and Herbs.
Brushetta Prosciutto
Grilled Bread spread with Garlic, topped with Gorgonzola Cheese, Tomato, Mozzarella and Italian prosciutto di Parma.
Bruschetta ai Prataioli al Tartufo
Grilled Bread, topped with sauteed Mushrooms, Mozzarella, Parmesan Cheese, and Prataioli Mushrooms Cream of Truffle.
Bruschetta al Caprino
Grilled Bread spread with fresh Garlic, topped with Tomato, Olive Tapenade, Goat cheese and fresh Basil.
Bruschetta alla Mozzarella e Pomodoro
Garlic flavored Bread topped with Fresh Mozzarella, Basil and fresh Tomatoes.
Bruschetta ai Pepperoni
Grilled Bread spread with fresh Garlic, topped with Tomato, Pepperoni, and Mozzarella cheese.
Croissant agli Spinaci
Jumbo Croissant Sandwich stuffed with Mushrooms and creamy Spinach enriched with Parmesan Cheese.
Panino al Rosmarino con Pollo
Rosemary Focaccia Bread filled with grilled Chicken breast, Mozzarella cheese, green, Onion and Bacon.
Croissant al Pollo e Pesto
Jumbo Croissant stuffed with sliced Chicken, Mozzarella, Pesto Sauce and mixed Greens.
Croissant al Gelato
Croissant stuffed with Ice-cream, topped with Chocolate Syrup, Nuts and Whipped Cream.
Panino alla Salsiccia
Rosemary flavored Roll filled with Italian Sausage, Sweet Peppers, Tomato Sauce and Provolone Cheese.
Small $9.95
Large $14.95
Pizza Classica
with Mozzarella cheese, Oregano and Tomato Sauce.
Small $10.95
Large $16.95
Pizza ai Pepperoni
with Pepperoni, Tomato Sauce and Mozzarella cheese.
Small $13.95
Large $21.95
Pizza Veggi-Snella
with our special Afra Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Onion, Kalamata Olive, fresh Tomato, sauteed Mushrooms and fresh Basil.
Small $11.95
Large $18.95
Pizza alla Parmigiana
with Eggplants, Mozzarella, Tomato Sauce and Parmesan Cheese.
Small $12.95
Large $19.95
Pizza Rustica
with Mozzarella Cheese, Tomato Sauce, Gorgonzola Cheese Mushrooms and Oregano.
Small $13.95
Large $19.95
Pizza al Pollo
with grilled Chicken Breast, Mozzarella, Bacon, sautéed Mushrooms, Tomato Sauce and marinated Artichokes.
Small $11.95
Large $16.95
Pizza Bianca (White)
with Mozzarella, Fontina, Onion and Broccoli.
Small $13.95
Large $21.95
Pizza ai Prataioli al Tartufo e Prosciutto
Tomato sauce, Mozzarella, Prataioli Mushrooms Cream of Truffle, Parmesan and Italian Prosciutto di Parma.
Penne all' Arrabbiata
Penne pasta in a tasty, spicy Tomato sauce enriched with fresh Garlic, Parsley and Red Pepper Flakes.
Spaghetti Marinara
Spaghetti pasta seasoned with our home-style Marinara Sauce.
Fusilli al Pesto Piccante
Healthy and tasty: Egg Fettucine tossed with Pesto Sauce.
Fusilli Gustosi
Spiral pasta in a creamy sauce with sautéed Arugola, Chicken, Mushrooms, Parmesan and Pecorino.
Farfalle al Ragu' Bolognese
Bow-Tie Pasta with a hearty traditional Northern Italian Meat Sauce.
Spaghetti alla Carbonara
Spaghetti with fresh Eggs, sauteed Bacon, Cream and Parmesan Cheese.
Gnocchi al Pomodoro
Potaoes Dumplings seasoned with our famous home style Tomato Sauce enriched with fresh Herbs.
Penne al Sapore di Romagna
Penne Rigati pasta tossed in a Red Sauce with Italian Sausage and Sweet Peppers.
Manicotti al Pomodoro
Manicotti filled with four Cheeses baked with Besciamella and Marinara Sauce.
Manicotti al Ragu'
Manicotti filled with four Cheeses baked with Besciamella, Tomato and the traditional Northern Italian Meat Sauce Ragu' Bolognese.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 2 days ago

During a recent trip to Newport, we stumbled upon Lucia Italian Restaurant. We had a party of 4 adults and 2 children. We all walked away satiated and very happy. The biggest surprise and a huge hit was the Italian Hot Chocolate that we had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 726robinm
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Unassuming from the outside, but wonderful food. Every dish was delicious and the staff was great They also had great desserts and expresso

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank m r
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Love this restaurant. Best food in all of Rhode Island! We eat there every year on our way home from the Nantucket Christmas Stroll. A bit out of our way but well worth the extra miles.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bob P
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

I am not a big fan of italian cuisine do to my low carb diet, but this restaurant was close to our hotel, we arrived late, we were tired, so I thought we’ll maybe just get some soup. Well, we got Bruschette Prosciutto and Sopressata...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank V2336JAannab
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

We weren’t very hungry but we wanted to visit this restaurant before heading home this trip. We had eaten here several years ago and enjoyed it. We both ordered manicotti and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our server was friendly and attentive.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Our order was delayed due to a kitchen problem but this was nicely dealt with by brining us a complimentary starter which we appreciated. Authentic family run restaurant, pasta dishes were excellent, wine good and reasonable. A really nice little restaurant to get away from...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank caro-arrow
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to Newport for 25 years and have never tried Lucia’s until last year. Had no idea what we were missing. The food is amazing! We had the gnocchi-really good flavor and cooked perfectly, the penne with sausage and peppers-great flavor, delicious...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Passport815542
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Loved this restaurant along with my husband, sister and brother in laws. Fresh, warm bread out of the oven. Three cheese ravioli with meat sauce was perfect. Shrimp and scallops with bow tie pasta was great. Everyone finished every bite on their plate.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mizmoe
Reviewed September 19, 2018

When she saw us trying to read the streetside menu, the proprietor brought us a REAL menu so we could see all the dishes. I am the only vegan/vegetarian in a group of five, and that can be a real issue. Lucia not only marks...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Journey808945
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Great food from Bruschette to Vegetarian fresh tasty entree and delicious red berries tart . Reminded me my European origins . Congratulations to the owner and to the Chef .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 105georgia105
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Response from cmack21 | Reviewed this property |
They have wine and beer on the menu so I don't believe so.
August 14, 2015|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, according to their menu they have Gluten Free Meals available upon request.
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