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Luca's Ristorante

2019 State Route 27, Somerset, NJ 08873-3838
+1 732-297-7676
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (12 reviews)
“bread” (27 reviews)
“gelato” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2019 State Route 27, Somerset, NJ 08873-3838
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were whisked away from a rainy nj day to a quaint rustic Italian village where we had the most exquisite lunch. Excellent service and fine attention to detail. The fig appetizer was the perfect bite. We will be coming back to...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 10 February 2018

4th time eating here at this local gem. Consistently great servers, the atmosphere is a tiny bit of Italy with authentic Carnevale masks and figurines. Food is fantastic. PEI mussels in the red sauce w/ caperberries, plump and flavorful, very meaty. Pear salad is delicious....More

Thank Marydirish
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We were very pleased with a fresh cuisine a far cry from the typical American-Italian. A restaurant that has Ossobuco on the menu can only be authentic. Although you can find on the menu some staples likes calamari and bruschetta, the preparation and presentation is...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went with another couple. It was an early Sunday dinner so we didn’t have to wait for a table. The waiter Alex was professional and courteous. The appetizers were delivered quickly and the main course followed at the appropriate interval. I...More

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The meal my husband got was good but he didn’t have any restrictions. I have a food allergy and that seemed to pose an issue for them. First the waiter did not know if they could help me. He was clueless. Then it was difficult...More

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 23 December 2017

The food here is excellent. It was hard for Ms. Vonda to give them the full five stars, but I did. So first, the food which was near flawless. The bread they brought to the table was spectacular with butter and dips. The Fico and...More

Thank MsVonda
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Decor: With a nod to owner's heritage, it's whimsical, with authentic plates, puppets, etc. on the walls. Rustic. Bit tight, but we four were comfortable at our table. Menu: Covers all the bases - pasta, fowl, shell/fish, lamb, beef/veal. Specials, too. Several salads, and two...More

Thank Pacificisles
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews on TripAdvisor and made a same-day reservation. The reviews were spot on. The food was delicious and the service was great. The reviews that mentioned the homemade, warm bread in the breadbox were also on track. Ate way too much of this...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here with two other couples and we all loved our meals . We started off sharing the bruschetta which was like a small pizza with cherry tomatoes and balsamic vinegar. We also shared the fig , mascarpone and prosciutto appetizer...More

1  Thank simcher123
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

OMG!!! Never did we expect the quality of food and service in this small piece of heaven! There were four of us, everyone thought their meal was the best they ever had. How cute to bring out the assortment of breads in a little bread...More

Thank DetectiveofTravel
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Questions & Answers
10 September 2017|
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Response from R G B | Reviewed this property |
They do serve New Jersey wines, a small selection. Good but most people bring their own.
21 May 2016|
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Response from A L | Reviewed this property |
Judging by the size of the space, you'd take up half the restaurant, and most likely be two or three different tables..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2019 State Route 27, Somerset, NJ 08873-3838
    (Between New Brunswick and Princeton, Cozzens and Finnegans Ln)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: +1 732-297-7676
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