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98 Washington St, Ste 1, Middletown, CT 06457
+1 860-344-0222
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:30
Open now
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Sun 11:30 - 14:30
Sun - Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:30
Sat 11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I along with other Colby College swim parents had dinner reservations. The table was nicely set to accommodate everyone. The wait staff was very professional and courteous. We arrived rather late and some of us opted for several appetizers instead of a full dinner. Everyone seemed very pleased with their selections, which included crab cakes, French onion... More 

1 Thank John C
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met friends for lunch at Luce. First time here for all of us. I started with a Hot & Dirty martini which was made perfectly. Appetizer was the escargot special. No words to describe this awesome dish. Main dish was the Signature Luce salad to which I added grilled salmon. Outstanding! Finished with chocolate lava cake. If I had one... More 

Thank Kat M
Dalton, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a party and were able to taste many of the entrees, all were excellent. The calamari was memorable as was the white fish. My husband who is Italian a pretty picky loved everything too.

Thank jennifer g
Chanhassen, Minnesota
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal with a friend at Luce. We walked in on a Saturday night and luckily were able to grab a table without a reservation. To start we each had a salad; a Luce and a Caesar. Both were good but the Luce was uniquely delicious. The warm polenta croutons were amazing and complemented the spicy arugula really... More 

Thank Bethany C
Hartford CT
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

The service was excellent here, the atmosphere was wonderful. We had had lunch here, the food was just good. Had calamari for an appetizer and it was very good, lightly breaded and fresh. Two salads and two sandwiches. The salads were good. Only two shrimp in one of them (although it did state that on menu, should be more), the... More 

Thank gardenbetty
Wallingford, Connecticut
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121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Stopped by for lunch. I didn't eat much but enjoyed what I had. Sat at the bar and the service was good. had some local oysters that were very fresh and tasty. a lot of variety on the menu and a nice wine list. can't wait to go back for dinner.

Thank Arnie S
New Haven, Connecticut
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

A prize located on Main Street, even has its own carpark. Heaven. I've now visited several times and must compliment the bar staff for preparing consistently good drinks at reasonable prices. Too many restaurants in town charge more without getting a good balance in the stir. The lounge staff aims to please. A good spot for either a light dinner... More 

Thank Elise L
Orange, CT
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Very good food, excellent service and plenty of food, nice place to meet business associates, pleasant surroundings

Thank Neagle1060
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

This place is great! It was my first time. We were greeted by the owner who promptly seated us. The wait staff were awesome! I started with the polenta crusted scallops which were fantastic! Followed that up with venison medallions with risotto, and summer squash. That was delicious! The traditional turkey dinner came with stuffing, potatoes, gravy and cranberry sauce.... More 

Thank RobC C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

It's hard to know how to rate this restaurant. The service was good. The ambiance is convivial, comfortable, and not too noisy. The food gives me pause. The dinner bread was a disappointment: generic, not particularly tasty, not crusty. The Mesclun salad was bland-tasting and overly generous in quantity. (Remember that Woody Allen joke?) Quite good, though, were the main... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Washington St, Ste 1, Middletown, CT 06457
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-344-0222

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