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Lu

Calle Hidalgo 229 | Frente a Plaza de Armas, Morelia 58000, Mexico
+52 443 313 1328
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (16 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“tasting menu” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
Calle Hidalgo 229 | Frente a Plaza de Armas, Morelia 58000, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Regional Michoacan dishes with an upadated twist that is excellent. My personal favourite I have everytime I dine here is THE sopa tarrasca. It is one of my choices everywhere I go. If they serve it, I try it. Lu's version is at the top...More

Thank Kevin D
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Gerente at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Kevin, Many thanks for your wonderful review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our regional michoacan dishes, our service and our atmosphere. Will be our pleasure to serving you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I strongly recommend this place, is fresh inside, and has got nice decoration. The most important thing is that the food will leave you wondering about the food you have ate in your entire life! I recommend the lamb ribs in zapote sauce and Tarasca...More

Thank B S
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Gerente at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for sending your wonderful review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed our decoration and specially our traditional cuisine. We will love to have the chance to serve you again!

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Unusual gourmet Mexican dishes which stay true to traditional ingredients. Very creative chef! Excellent service with indoor and outdoor tables and excellent central location across from cathedral.

Thank monicongo
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Gerente at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your excellent opinion. We are very happy to know that you enjoyed about our location and our gourmet cuisine. We hope you will soon stay again with us!

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Disappointing sopa de tarasco -- it looked like mud and didn't taste much better. Enchiladas were even more disappointing. We sat outside and were constantly approached by people selling stuff; the restaurant should not allow this. We left (hungry) and had dessert at Cafe Michelina....More

Thank IsadoraPhiladelphia
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Gerente at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Isadora, Thank you very much for giving us your feedback, on this way we have the chance to address the issues you experienced. Since Enchiladas and Tarasca soup are the most requested dishes by our guests. Allow us to suggest you an interior table...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I've never had a chicken soup as good as this one! They keep the menu simple with regional options yet not too exotic to intimidate a visitor. The location is quite enjoyable as you're practically in the heart of Morelia. It's a great option just...More

Thank Nola V
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Gerente at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Nola, Your review is wonderful, thank you very much for sending. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our location and our traditional cuisine. We will love to have the chance to serve you again!

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The food is really good and the place is a colonial building with great taste. Try the traditional dishes you won’t regret it.

Thank JacintoPC
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Gerente at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Jacinto, Thank you very much for sending your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our colonial building and our traditional cuisine. We will love to have the chance to serve you again!

Reviewed 9 July 2018

This restaurant have a taste of every place in Michoacan. They have the real taste and tradition in every dish. If you are visiting Morelia, visit this restaurant. Its in Downtown Morela, just in front of the catedral. Try Aporredillo and the bread. And for...More

Thank Alfredo C
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Manager at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Dear Alfredo, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our location and our traditional cuisine. We will love to have the chance to serve you again!

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Great location, tasty food, and superb ambiance. Don’t go just prior to closing as this is not a late night place.

Thank dhutchusa
Hotel Casino Mo... R, Manager at Lu, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our location and our menu of traditional cuisine. Will be our pleasure to see you soon!

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I stopped here twice during my visit to Morelia, once for dinner and again for breakfast. Had the local specialty aporreadillo, which is a dish of shredded beef with eggs and avocados. I had never tried this before. It was excellent. Requested spicy green salsa...More

Thank jcintx
Reviewed 1 May 2018

If you are in downtown Morelia and it's time for lunch, head over to Restaurante Lu at the Hotel Casino, right in front of "Plaza de Armas"-which is the city's main square on the west side of Morelia's magnificent cathedral-you won't be disapointed. Sit outside...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Hidalgo 229 | Frente a Plaza de Armas, Morelia 58000, Mexico
    (Ignacio Zaragoza y Guillermo Prieto)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Michoacan  >  Morelia
  • Phone Number: +52 443 313 1328
  • E-mail
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