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98 Washington St, Ste 1, Middletown, CT 06457-2803
+1 860-344-0222
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
98 Washington St, Ste 1, Middletown, CT 06457-2803
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Raw oysters were top-notch as well as the chicken-sausage appetizer. Figs were delicious but so tiny! My 14oz Sirloin was cooked perfectly! Desserts were also awesome!

Thank tomseverino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner with friends and chose to meet halfway - Middletown is the middle of the state, so it's a very easy and convenient location. I had never dined at Luce, but had heard it was a nice place , and our friends were...More

2  Thank Nooney2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in without reservations and it was packed!! The host found a small table for us and even though it was busy, the wait staff was very attentive and the food was excellent.

1  Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met a buddy for dinner that I had not seen in 20 years. I total forgot about this place since it had been a while ago since I here. Drinks, filet, veggies - all great. The sauce the steak was cooked in was excellent and...More

Thank TheGreekInCT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fine upscale restaurant in Middletown. Lunch menu was extensive. Very nice atmosphere with brick wall on the interior. Wait staff was well informed and helpful .We were able to have a good conversation. Luce is very popular. Plenty of off street parking.

Thank BobSMeriden_CT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic!! Sammy runs a terrific place. Food was wonderful!! Wait staff was knowledgeable and friendly. Parking was super convenient as well.

Thank Debdeb1958
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Went for lunch. Were the first group to arrive at 11:30. Surprised when every group arriving thereafter was placed in the same area until every table was full. The remainder of the restaurant remained empty. Noise made it impossible to have a conversation. The overall...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Seven of us, family and friends. I think we each had a different entree, and each of us was satisfied although the asparagus seemed quite raw. No one actually complained. The desserts were good although I don’t know why one should have to ask for...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Every year or so we meet friends at Luce, in downtown Middletown, for lunch or dinner. It’s a place where you can have an entrée or a sandwich, or make a meal from their excellent appetizers and a soup or salad (they serve a bouillabaisse-like...More

Thank RGinCT
Reviewed 27 December 2017

nice drink selection and appetizers were very good, service was good. Drinks were very well priced and reasonable no matter the drink.

Thank Neagle1060
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5 December 2015|
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Response from budman414 | Reviewed this property |
They are closed But 12/23 there will be Carrols
22 July 2015|
Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. You would have to call and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Washington St, Ste 1, Middletown, CT 06457-2803
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-344-0222
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