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711 N Grant St, Denver, CO 80203-3508 (7th)
+1 303-832-6600
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Miami, Florida
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417 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

small local Italian restaurant. Yummy mushroom risotto. Just the right portion. Service was attentive and friendly. the pasta selection was good as well. Don't recall name of other pasta dish but it was also very good.

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Thank Trvlchnnl
Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday night and the restaurant was full but they fit us in at the bar. The staff was very attentive and friendly. We had salad, two pasta dishes,pizza and dessert. After visiting Italy this past summer we found the food to be very authentic to the flavors and selections of Italy. Delicious and freshly prepared.... More 

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Thank Robin F
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

The Ligurian Stew was very flavorful and came with extremely generous portion of seafood, particularly PEI mussels. Be prepared to spend several minutes shucking them - it was the most we've ever seen on a single entree. The Veal Saltimbocca was good; I hadn't had that in years, so I can't compare it to other places, but it didn't knock... More 

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Thank Brent L
Denver City, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We dined here with my nephew, his wife, and their 3 YO. They accommodated my great niece with friendliness and courtesy. The appetizers were awesome and the entrees hit the spot. Definitely a repeat visit is in order. Friendly staff and great atmosphere!

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Thank javablood
Orlando, Florida, USA
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133 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

On a recent trip to Denver, we were delighted to have tried Luca. The owner has several unique restaurants. Luca had a high energy environment, casual but nice. We had a very slow greeting but she was good after a rough start. Wimonrat should have just said hello...I'll be right with you instead of us sitting and wondering. On to... More 

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Thank Alan P
Atlanta, Georgia
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have been to Luca several times and they always exceed my expectations! Last night we had the salumi and cheese platter, octopus and the winter green salad for starters. I had the Lobster Tagliatelle and my husband had the Halibut with artichoke. Both dishes were outstanding! They make their own pasta and their sister restaurant cures the meats. You... More 

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Thank lyn698
Denver, Colorado
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244 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

A wonderful intimate restaurant located in the hart of Denver. Twelve min. from Cherry Creek and the same from downtown . Great food ,one can not go wrong... Very international . Fine wine list and signature cocktails. Luca is a gem. Do not miss it when in. Denver.

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Thank Thomas H
Littleton, Colorado
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Luca always offers sooo many good choices that we often find ourselves ordering four small plates just to try all of the amazing things yet it's REALLY difficult to not just order the Bolognese EVERY time. Not just the best Bolognese in Denver, the best Bolognese PERIOD! Great people serving great food in a great space.

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Thank David M
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I wasn't sure what to expect when I made plans to try Luca. I was pleasantly surprised! I thought it would be a more upscale snooty type of restaurant, but there were families having dinner there. It's a small restaurant, only about 25 tables in total. It helps to keep the ambiance of being at a friends house for dinner.... More 

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Denver, CO
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Luca is a reliable go-to restuarant for an evening out. The food is very good and the selection is large enough to please most any palate. Watch the salads - they can be over-dressed. The small size pasta dishes are really for an appetizer or if one is not very hungry. The pasta is house-made and delicious. The wine list... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 40
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 N Grant St, Denver, CO 80203-3508
    (7th)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 303-832-6600
Description
Opened in February 2003, Luca is where food marries art. Chef Frank Bonanno features house-made salumi, a variety of fresh breads, pastas and cheeses. The menu reflects authentic Italian dishes inspired by the Piedmont, Tuscan and Sicilian regions, all prepared with the season's finest ingredients.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?