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Lucca Grill

) #4 of 182 Restaurants in Bloomington €€ - €€€, Italian, Bar, Pizza
116 E Market St, Bloomington, IL 61701-4019
+1 309-828-7521
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
116 E Market St, Bloomington, IL 61701-4019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lucca Is known for their thin and crispy hand tossed pizza. We love the ala Baldini. While waiting, the fried ravioli is a good start. The building had old school character. Make reservations - especially if you want to eat in the main floor. It...More

Thank Deanna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter loves the thin crust pizza and we wanted to go on a Friday night but it was too busy the place is packed it is so popular. But Saturday for lunch we went and had the most delicious pizza. They serve RC and...More

Thank shortymom60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived for lunch when they opened and within a half hour the downstairs seating was full. Ambiance was interesting, full bar, about 8-10 tables, dark, walls full of pennants, photos and framed newspaper/magazine articles with a tin ceiling. It really felt like a 40...More

Thank cmitch920
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Seriously good pizza at Lucca! Great staff, too. The place is small but offers more seating upstairs. Parking lot is a plus (given it's downtown).

Thank travelfam61873
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great historic bar, great pizza & homemade Italian dishes. Good service, full bar, TV, great historic atmosphere.

Thank B H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Feels like stepping back to early times Italiam /American bar n grill. Great pizza and beer place. Cozy bar with more seating upstairs.

Thank NathanBloomingtonIL
Reviewed 31 March 2017

If you are travelling through this area and want to get away from chain restaurants, please visit Lucca Grill. This place has long-tethered roots in this community, and offers a great variety of things to eat. Pizza is their signature item. It's very thin and...More

Thank waterkris
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped while traveling and picked this place based on reviews. We weren't that impressed. If you really want to eat here better have a reservation! They didn't seem pleased that we came in without a reservation but did have a table in the upstairs...More

Thank Pat R
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Restaurant that has been serving Bloomington area for over 50 years. Lots of history there, great pizza and good people. Make a reservation usually crowded.

Thank parisalice50
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Great pizza, get the A La Baldini! They have many wonderful dishes from sandwiches to pasta and of course, the pizza. Good music playing and friendly staff.

Thank missybr0wn
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1.06 km away
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Carol Z
Can I purchase a gift card. I want to treat my nephew (at Wesylan) to a dinner with a friend.
11 October 2016|
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Response from Grandma118 | Reviewed this property |
They have gift certificates.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
03:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 E Market St, Bloomington, IL 61701-4019
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-828-7521
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