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Lucio’s Byob

#682 of 7,112 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
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905 Taft St, Houston, TX 77019-2613 (Lamar)
+1 713-523-9958
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17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu was very good, and the restaurant is really neat! However, there was only one server for the whole restaurant on the particular evening we went, and he provided poor service to us, while providing better, more preferential treatment to others. One example was telling us the soup of the day then following it up with, "We don't have... More 

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Houston, Texas
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156 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely enjoyed the ambiance, the menu and the overall feel of the restaurant. The waiter, however, was odd and treated us differently than the other tables. He told us there were no specials of the night then promptly told the table next to us that there were, in fact, specials. He also acted like we were a chore to handle... More 

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Thank Ryan V
Houston, Texas
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Had dinner at Lucio's. I will start by commenting on the service - OUTSTANDING!!! Very welcoming and supportive staff. From the valet parking to the last waiter on the team. We really had a good time. Food was great - rack of lamb and the tartar tuna were outstanding!!! I highly recommend. Portions are on the small side, so bring... More 

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Thank Eexplorer-P
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This is a small quality restaurant that focuses on high quality food from whatever is fresh at the market. Great friendly staff. They have both wine you can buy and bring your own. Awesome to visit!

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Thank Alix R
Houston, Texas
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103 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

PRO's: Many people consider this Houston's finest BYOB restaurant. I agree, although the restaurant has a fine selection of reasonably priced wines if you choose to buy them from Lucio's. The white table cloth tables recently been replaced by marble tops and new chairs maintaining the restaurant's glamourous look. Service is definitely a plus. The limited menu has individual meat,... More 

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Thank Spurgeon B
Houston, Texas
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477 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I had been here a while back and only remembered that I had liked the patio. Too hot to sit out this time, but inside was nicer than I remembered. Food was excellent. Although you can bring you own wine for a modest corkage fee, they have a nice wine list. No problem for gluten-free for my celiac husband. Service... More 

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Thank huntejk
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

First time dinning and our experience was absolutely wonderful. The service was exceptional and all employees were very friendly as was the exceptional wine/beer menu after forgetting our wine at the house. We had Scallops with Risotto as well as the Hanger Steak. The steak had a beautiful char on the outside and was cooked to a perfect medium rare,... More 

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Thank da1685
Houston, Texas
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145 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I went there last night for a quick dinner after a long flight. The service was great: Sean was friendly and knowledgeable, and gave a frank opinion when asked about the various dishes on offer. The decor lacked a bit: tiles on the floor, bland furniture, long rectangular mirrors on the walls: everything felt corporate and unoriginal, without any personality.... More 

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Thank Nicolas C
United States
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

This was our second time to Lucio's, this time was to celebrate our anniversary. We brought our own bottle of wine to enjoy and the food here is wonderful. I love this restaurant because it is so quaint and the service is excellent.

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Thank Windy C
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Wonderful restaurant! Love the fact that you can bring your own wine and for a small corkage fee you are allowed to drink it. Food was wonderful! The escargot and clams for an appetizer were wonderful. We had the special for the night which was Atlantic cod and the scallops and the duck breast for entrees. They were all above... More 

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Thank Vickie L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 Taft St, Houston, TX 77019-2613
    (Lamar)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-523-9958
Description
Life is to be enjoyed. If you want to go somewhere to appreciate your bottle of wine and be reminded of the simple pleasures of life, this is the place. At Lucio's you'll enjoy a comforting, yet upscale, dining atmosphere concentrating on seasonal and fresh local ingredients. Our primary focus at Lucio's is to provide quality New American cuisine that delights all of the senses. We feature a selection of prime cut meats, seafood and game, hand-selected daily by our executive chef to ensure excellence. We also offer seasonal daily features and a Chef's tasting menu which features three to five courses and can be tailored to fit the unique tastes of any party. Our versatile, high-end cuisine changes with seasonal menus so you'll be sure to have the freshest, best quality ingredients in our dishes. We look forward to serving you!

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