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Trattoria Lucca

41 Bogard St, Ste A, Charleston, SC 29403-5760
+1 843-973-3323
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
41 Bogard St, Ste A, Charleston, SC 29403-5760
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Inspirational cooking: We've been following chef Ken Vdrinski for years. We've been fans of both Trattoria Lucca and Coda Del Pesce since Ken opened them. His dishes are both delicate and yet dense with layered flavors. We love the fact that he's superbly trained and...More

Thank RachelCrystal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charleston has great restaurants but this one truly stands out for its food, service and the room. I have spent more at other restaurants in Charleston but few compare to this one. I would definitely recommend it. They even accommodated my son who cannot eat...More

Thank Zonko33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise....6 EYE-TALIAN guys walked in to this restaurant expecting mediocre food.....Well were we shocked....not only did Chef Nicky handle our special order(a test) exceptionally well during a full house but his menu was outstanding..limited menu which meant you knew everything was fresh.....he...More

Thank Edmund G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I came while on vacation in Charleston. We're not seafood fans so it's difficult for us to find a great, fine-dining experience in a coastal town. Trattoria Lucca definitely delivered! Our waiter was fantastic and answered any and all questions we had...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our favorite Italian restaurants in a city brimming with numerous choices. We were there recently for Monday Family Supper, and had a terrific dinner. This is the chef's version of an Italian potluck 4-course dinner. Do not miss the golden beets with grilled...More

Thank Bartelyee1
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What an amazing meal. The appetizers, out of this world !! Lobster pasta and the swordfish were , well food heaven to taste !!! Great service as well, very knowledgeable of the menu and wine list !! Definitely recommend if you are looking for great...More

Thank Bedrock1903
Reviewed 26 June 2017

If you are looking for authentic, unique, and delicious Italian fare, this restaurant is for you! My husband and I spent 10 days in Rome, Italy a couple years ago, and this restaurant is JUST as good! After friends suggested celebrating our 2nd anniversary at...More

3  Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation so were seated immediately, however they seemed to do a great job of seating walk-ins as well, though they were very full (it's a small place). Excellent waitstaff: knowledgeable, friendly without being annoying, etc. Food was exceptional. Location is a bit...More

Thank Tracy J
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was our first stop in Charleston, and it was an amazing start to our trip. The food was amazing and the Chef, Ken came to our table to tell us stories behind the authentic and unique Italian Cuisine. This is not your average Italian...More

Thank kathleen_allen03
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Can't get a table at Husk or Fig? No worries, today is your lucky day. Pick up your phone and call Trattoria Lucca, book a table and get ready for what has to be one of Charleston's finest dining experiences. This beautifully decorated, elegant in...More

1  Thank Doug S
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Mary S
24 June 2017|
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Response from Mara R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure....not sure this is a place I would take young kids to, it's small & intimate with a sophisticated menu.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Bogard St, Ste A, Charleston, SC 29403-5760
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-973-3323
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