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Cafe Lucci

609 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-3870
+1 847-729-2268
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (14 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
609 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-3870
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, but the dining room did look a bit busy with families. We were lucky enough to find a small table at the bar and enjoyed a lovely dinner. Friendly and attentive servers. Amazing food - we had housemate burrito, beet salad, gnocchi and...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to Cafe Lucci for 10+ years. Every time it lives up to its expectations. Besides having a stellar wine wine menu they also have an amazing wait staff.I highly recommend this place if you are celebrating a special occasion with their...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Café Lucci has the best Veal money can buy!!! I have tried Veal elsewhere and am always disappointed because no one does it better.

Thank John M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its a very good place, the service is great, the food also is great, the only not positive thing its that sometimes gets a little noisy but its not that bad

Thank Andrés T
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I ordered the veal special (shiitake mushrooms in a Madeira reduction) and the veal was both succulent and flavorful. Service at the bar was decent, with the barrel aged Manhattan right there on the bar. The wine list was extensive albeit a bit pricey, especially...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We selected this restaurant based on reviews and local recommendations for good food. Reservations were made and a "quiet table" was requested but not noted when seated and we had to request an alternate spot. In actuality, there were no "quiet" tables. The tables were...More

Thank 2thjockey
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went for a nice dinner with friends and the problem was you had to shout at each other to have a conversation. If you are not concerned with the noise level, the food is quite good. Interesting Calamari dish with both sweet and spicy...More

Thank Lawrence V
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Met friend from MN, who is in glenview for a conference, at Cafe Lucci. Had never been to this restaurant. Hostess desk and bar staff very friendly while we waited for our reservation to become available. However once in dining room- very loud chaotic dining...More

Thank juliahwrd
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We went on a Saturday night, very busy, waiters seemed a little harried, but food was excellent, by everyone's comment and served hot. Drinks very adequate. We have been there on a weekday,,, pace and atmosphere is better,,, any night is good for excellent food....More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Cafe Lucci is a favorite special occasion business lunch restaurant. Service is always will timed and friendly. They have private areas and rooms which is good for large groups. Food is typically very good. And they will make something special for you if you don't...More

Thank Schmooglet
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Do you have gluten-free, egg-free, chicken-free options? Are the veal medallions breaded, specifically: Vitello Santiago, medallions of veal sautéed in a sweet Madera wine sauce with shitake mushrooms Vitello Rusticana, Medallions of veal sautéed in a white wine sauce with fresh mushrooms, asparagus, roasted red peppers and roasted potatoes Also, do you have vegetarian and vegan options (not gluten free)
29 June 2015|
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Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
That is correct - they can accommodate dietary restrictions and preferences.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-3870
    (Central Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: +1 847-729-2268
  • E-mail
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