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Lucia's Restaurant and Wine Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1432 W 31st St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2605
+1 612-825-1572
08:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Fri 07:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 20:00
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Lucia's once led the way to high quality food in Minneapolis, but no longer. Inedible is how my tolerant party described range of dishes. Quality of ingredients is dreadful and preparations are pedestrian. This was our last visit after decades of coming to Lucia's.

Thank LRJ1959
Andover, Minnesota
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The food was not impressive. The soup I had looked and tasted like it was from a can and they added cabbage to it. I also had the hash browns that were so soaked in grease that it ruined the taste and was not crunchy at all. The menu sounds amazing, but it is not what you think. My Husband... More 

Thank lindalawrence2063
marinette wi
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We almost always try to eat at Lucia's when visiting Minneapolis. Not sure if the have a new chef or just a bad night. My wife's fried chicken was under cooked and nothing we couldn't have done better at home. My fried pork was salt, pepper and dropped in a fry pan as well, Absolutely no creativity. Is this the... More 

1 Thank crnawjf
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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510 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Oh my! We happened to go here during Restaurant Week so they had a special menu. Our waiter was friendly and approachable. He was able to answer our questions about the menu items. Our food came in good time and was served hot. Everything tasted wonderful! The menu is limited and changes seasonally. Gorgeous presentation. My suggestion: make a reservation,... More 

1 Thank Chris L
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

this was my first visit to the restaurant. A limited menu but this is down to the freshness of the items available. Good beer and wine choice to accompany an excellently prepared meal. Staff were very curteous , impeccable service and reasonably priced. I will be visiting again when in Minneapolis

Thank Haydn M
Portland, Oregon
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Not a large menu so may want to scan on internet before you go. Great salads and deserts. Nice setting and nice staff who were professional and made it a nice experience. Reserved on Open Table. Nice bakery next door they also run where you can pick up something for breakfast if you are traveling. I think it closes at... More 

Thank Jagurundi
Mpls, MN
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Never had a bad experience. Food is always fresh and well prepared. Wine recommendations are thoughtful. Impeccable service. Nice decor.

Thank mbyrnefire
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We had high expectations, and weren't disappointed. The food was exceptional and finely presented, the service was spot on, and the pricing surprisingly reasonable. I found the wine pairings were a perfect accompaniment to my meal. We will go back! There is also a delightful wine bar next door.

Thank Melody L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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93 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I have eaten at this restaurant for years and it never ever disappoints. The service is always wonderful, the food delightful, creative and delicious and such a beautiful venue. I will always recommend Lucia's as a perfect Uptown or Minneapolis place to eat and have fine dining.

Thank nmmelancon
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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205 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We hadn't been to Lucias in awhile and decided it was time to go back! And we were not disappointed. Always fresh ingredients. Lucias does it right. Small menu done great. Excellent service. Great cocktails and wine. This is simply a restaurant that does it well consistently.

Thank Bob A

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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
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
American, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1432 W 31st St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2605
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-825-1572

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