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Lucca Restaurant

Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 226 8677
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (6 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined at Lucca three times and enjoyed all of our meals. Favorites were the mushroom soup, pasta fruta di mare, and osso bucco. The chocolate cake was also excellent. We look forward to returning to Lucca.

Thank napasunseeker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice during our stay! The food was superb! The wine excellent! The service was great and the Sommelier was fantastic! I even got to see the wide selection of wines and the kitchen! Thank you so very much! The Rehmats

Thank parfumerienasreen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious spaghetti, nice ambiance and excellent wine menu! This was our favorite meal while staying at the Grand Vela.

Thank Anita L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the food was top-notch, the service was impeccable, friendly, and spot-on. Special mention must be made of our servers, Carlos and Celso, who made sure that our dining experience was so pleasant.

Thank TomLuchetti
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We were staying at Grand Velas when the restaurant opened up. We changed some of our other reservations to eat here more. Great variety in the menu. Miguel was our server and he was amazing! It was my son's birthday and he made such a...More

Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Birthday family visit toGrand Velhas Riviera Nayarit resort. Actual restaurant was undergoing updates, but the menu was available at their other establishment, Azul. Excellent Italian food, starting with antipasto to pasta and risottos, to main dishes to desserts. ONLY item not up to par was...More

Thank Bill F
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you, Bill, for sharing with the TripAdvisor Community your kind comments and suggestion on, Lucca, one of our fine dining restaurants. As you mentioned, currently we are improving and remodeling our Italian restaurant Lucca this month. And just as you experienced, our valued guests...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Food here was delicious and the variety was fantastic. The staff are very attentive and make sure you have what you needMore

Thank Diana B
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Diana, we appreciate knowing that you enjoyed your business dinner in Lucca, our Italian dining selection, where as you so kindly noted, the variety of our delicious cuisine and the very attentive and detailed attention of our staff satisfied your expectations. Please do not hesitate...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

What a great dinner! The atmosphere is awesome and the facility is air conditioned. The food was terrific! I had the chicken park and it was incredibly good. The service was awesome and everyone enjoyed their meals!More

Thank Stockee
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you very much for sharing with us the “great meal” that you enjoyed in our Italian restaurant, Lucca. I feel very proud to know that you were highly satisfied by our awesome atmosphere, terrific food, and detailed service. We will be pleased to serve...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Fantastic staff, awesome food! This was by far one of the best resteraunts I've ever eaten at. We left speechless!More

Thank MNP217
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

I truly appreciate your excellent comments. It was an honor to have provided you one of the best culinary experiences that you have had. On behalf the entire Lucca Restaurant team, we hope to have the opportunity to serve you in the near future and...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We be here like 2 nights, always amazing ! We love the pasta and risotto, excellent service and food. We want come back soonMore

Thank Tom N
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you, Tom, for the excellent comments which reflect your great satisfaction on our “excellent service and food”. As Executive Chef of the resort, I am very proud to know that our menu, and especially the pasta and risotto that you savored, lived up to...More

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Questions & Answers
15 May 2017|
Response from ChiTownCold | Reviewed this property |
No-you will find many people who aren't members of the resort dining there
17 April 2015|
Response from Rick K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, reservations are recommended and dress is resort style, no shorts or sandals
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$1,200 - US$2,000
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 8677
Savor flavorful Italian-Mediterranean cuisine and indulge in a culinary journey at Lucca. The Romanesque design of the dining room hints at the savory meat, pasta and seafood dishes that make Lucca one of the top Puerto Vallarta restaurants. Gather around a table and enjoy live piano music and sweeping ocean views Experience a menu of delectable Italian dishes such aslamb chops with creamy carrot polenta, Chilean sea bass with Sicilian crust and shrimp and porcini risotto with truffle essence. Lucca is a AAA Four Diamond restaurant. Reservations are required. Children are welcome.
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