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Luce Restaurant & Bar

214 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1078
+1 704-344-9222
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
214 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1078
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the moment we entered Luce, we were greeted and treated as if we were old friends. The food is exceptional and as close to Italy as I have ever had in the USA. The attention to detail amazing. I had the Carbonara- perfect. My...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here numerous times, and I cannot say enough about it. Probably our favorite restaurant in Uptown. Food is superb and wait staff bends over backwards to make sure that your dining experience is top notch. Highly recommend Luce for a fantastic dining...More

Thank Rcooksc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a customer in July and we could not have been more pleased. The cuisine is extraordinary and the service impeccable.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

WOW, Great place for a first date over amazing 🍷🍷 Robert is a fantastic bartender! The atmosphere is lovely and the food INCREDIBLE, wonderful menu. Even if you don’t end up with a second date I will be back again very soon.

Thank Suzy O
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We were so pleased to be seated immediately and earlier than our scheduled reservation so that we could make it to the Andrea Bocelli concert on time. The staff was thoughtful and attentive, had a great sense of humor. Luce was full with concert goers,...More

Thank abkarroubi
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic dinner before the Bocelli concert. One of the best Italian meals we have had in a long time . This restaurant is 2 1/2 hours from our home but we would consider driving there just for dinner again. The burrata and meatball...More

Thank bpt1983
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We were seated promptly on a Friday night with our reservation. The staff was courteous and friendly. The atmosphere is relaxed and the food very good. We opted to split the veal pasta with chard. It was too small to split but delicious. Our friends...More

Thank stems22
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I am Italian and this is one of the best Italian restaurants I have visited. Elegant setting, friendly staff. My wife and I had the linguini with clams in white wine sauce -- amazing. I just about licked the plate at the end. Desserts were...More

Thank AJosephD
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We were a party of four. Everyone enjoyed their meals and considered the food excellent. From stuffed peppers to Mare and 2 pasta dishes. Service was phenomenal with an attendant close by for water and wine pouring. Would absolutely go here again.

Thank BeeDub2013
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I don’t care for a wild New Year’s Eve nor do we care for cute New Year’s Eve menus. Luce was fabulous (we are critical and like fine dining). The bartender made a great martini, the service was friendly and efficient, and...More

Thank cvsurgrc2016
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dorothea f
1 May 2017|
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Response from juliemN4353UB | Reviewed this property |
It's at least 30 minutes from Mooresville. If you want great Italian in Mooresville, try Caruso's.
Agur G
2 October 2016|
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Response from jadunnigandc | Reviewed this property |
See the menu online
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4 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1078
    (North Tryon & 5th)
  • Public Transportation: You can use the LYNX Light Rail Blue Line and get off on the CTC/Arena station and walk towards 5th street. Walk west on 5th, one block, to the Hearst Tower located on the corner of 5th and College. Luce in located on the Tryon level of the Hearst Tower in the courtyard.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > First Ward
  • Neighbourhood: First Ward
  • Phone Number: +1 704-344-9222
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