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Luchento's Ristorante

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520 State Route 33, Millstone, NJ 08535-8101
+1 732-446-4800
15:00 - 23:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 15:00 - 23:00
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

The core menu retains the best of the former menus. Some of the wait staff is new, others very experienced. For differ dishes over two months ...excellent. Same location...look for current / newer reviews under the new owners name The Millstone Diner and Restaurant.

1 Thank Evan G
New Jersey
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190 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Luchento's was taken over by Russos' on 33 which was taken over by a diner. Maybe it's the location.

1 Thank disappointed96
Monroe, New Jersey
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

The food here is good. Flavor and portion size are good. Prices are a little higher for the area. The service though was terrible. went with a part of 8, multiple orders wrong, foot cold and rude waiters. Will not be going back!

Thank Rangersmjs
Boca Raton, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

Highly recommended, for all my family and friends. I know there is a competitor that feels otherwise. I dined there on more than several occasions and each and every time the food was to rave about. Plates were hot and so was the delicious food. The owner offers everything from a wine bar, seafood bar, dessert bar to an outdoor... More 

Thank Dan R
Wellington, New Zealand
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231 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

My family has been coming to this restaurant for at least 20 years. We have visited for holidays, family occasions, birthdays, etc. Within the last 5 years something has changed - owners or whatever. The recent remodelling has done wonders for the space but the service and quality of the food has suffered. One night we visited I think we... More 

Thank Shawn C
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Service was poor, food was terrible! We ordered mussels and fried calamari as appetizers, bad. Everything else was just as bad if not worse.

Thank lottiny
Cream Ridge, New Jersey
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

If you have a discerning palette, appreciate good service, believe the cost of the meal should equal the quality, then you should skip Russo’s on 33. None of those qualities come close to describing the dinners four of us had on a recent Saturday night. Linguini with clams had 6 littlenecks on top of pasta but underneath the clams tasted... More 

Thank Pat T
Scottsdale, Arizona
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015

Our date night dinner at Russos was medium at best. Our thought; 1. Food is average. Jersey people get excited when a new place opens due to the dearth of good restaurants in the state. 2. Ambiance is weak. Too much lighting and layout of place is poor. 3. Two people. Only food. BYOB. $100 including tip. Way overpriced. 4.... More 

Thank Gary T
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

Name of restaurant is now Russo's. Dined at 6:30 PM on a Saturday night. Greeted at hostess stand with a big smile. Seated promptly at 6:30 and our server, Amanda, was simply one of the best servers I have ever had. She was friendly and full of life, but not a chatty Kathy. She knows the menu and when she... More 

Thank CigarBob50
Monroe, New Jersey
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

I remember going to Luchento's for so many years with my parents and enjoyed the quality food and dining experience,, it was second to none. I dined there about a year ago and didn't have a favorable experience, the food just was not the same.I noticed the name of the place changed so was curious to try it out again... More 

1 Thank Joseph R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 State Route 33, Millstone, NJ 08535-8101
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Millstone
  • Phone Number: +1 732-446-4800

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