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Lucca Restaurant

1615 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2020
+1 916-669-5300
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1615 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2020
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Traveling for work and always enjoy a new place to try. Had the gnocchi here with squash and homemade sausage. It was awesome! Was t a big fan of the cream puff dessert but I didn’t take the waitresses recommendation so what do you expect?!?!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 127BrianH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we stepped into Lucca on Saturday, I was a little worried. The place was nearly totally empty, which isn't usually a good sign. I now understand that it's a popular lunch spot for weekdays, and I see why. We had a wonderful lunch! I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dana O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for dinner on a Sunday night with a group of 10 (one of the few places in Sacto that would accommodate a large group without a special menu or meeting room charge). They put us outside on the patio (weather was perfect) and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Darryl R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good food, excellent service--not fine dining but lovely. Enjoyed simple meals--recommend for appetizers, drinks and a simple dinner.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank corteanita
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We were quietly celebrating our wedding anniversary so we chose Lucca's a the recommendation of our hotel. The menu had a wonderful selection of quality offerings. I had the best, ever, Braised Short Ribs. Unbelievable! It came with a creamy corn polenta. I'm getting hungry...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sagres96
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Quaint restaurant interior. Great pizzas and very friendly host. Good choice of vegetarian dishes. Good atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maura M
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I just relocated to Sacramento about six months ago and have been dining through the area. Trying not to eat at the same place twice to get exploring. Just found this gem. Really nice patio, large restaurant and a nice size menu with options for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 21 August 2018

In the recent 2018 EATER magazine/website article "The Essential Sacramento Restaurants, Summer 2018". Stephanie Stiavetti names over two dozen restaurants 'that define Sacramento'. LUCCA is in the top fifteen. She writes: 'While the menu swings distinctly Cal-Italian, the star in many cases is the beef:...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DavidT3984
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We were very disappointed with our dinner. We had to wait over 40 minutes to receive our dinner from the time we had finished our salad. This was inexcusable. Plus, when we finally received the meal it did not meet our expectations as the sauce...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Seated family of four, was thankful to get in without reservations. Food was good but the meats were a little dry. It was nice to get copious amounts of vegetables though (salads were good). Wine list was limited. Seemed a bit pricey for what we...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ladodgerone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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 - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1615 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-669-5300
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