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“Consistent good food and service”
Review of Luca's

Luca's
Ranked #186 of 1,210 Restaurants in Johannesburg
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
“Consistent good food and service”
Reviewed February 4, 2013

A really great place that I have been going to for the last 4 years and the food is always consistent. Apart from their well known salad (which is amazing) their food is always good. Prices might be a little on the high side but I believe this is because they only use the best produce. I would highly recommend Luca's!

  • Visited January 2013
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Where the owner remembers your name”
Reviewed January 22, 2013

Luca's definitely make the best tasting salads in town and COLD beer is served with awesome focaccio-perfect Sunday chill time. We are always greeted warmly regardless of how crowded. One of our favourite places under the trees.

  • Visited December 2012
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Thank Pat N
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Good Italian Food”
Reviewed January 12, 2013

Have been going to Luca's for years - always guaranteed of a good pasta - they serve the best penne arriabata. Their salads are good but it's Lucas special dressing that makes them good. Service can be a bit slow though - but i overlook it as the pasta is so good!

Visited December 2012
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Thank Leader L
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
112 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Enjoy an italian meal”
Reviewed November 12, 2012

I have visited this place for a few reasons. Firstly with friends and secondly for a year-end function at work. The food was consistent both times however I do find the starters quite small. The melanzane parmigiana for example is an extremely small portion which is overpriced. The vegetarian selection is good though and the meat dishes are supposed to be good. There are better Italian places in JHB which give this place a run for its money.

  • Visited December 2011
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Thank Gary G
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Jhb
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“top friday night pizza and beer spot”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

solid comfortable italian food. great pizza and as always the house salad with addictive dressing. great service, luca looks after people properly and makes you feel like family. always good.

  • Visited November 2012
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Thank Craig S
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