Bar Lucca
Bar Lucca

Bar Lucca

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.barluccarestaurant.com/
  • Phone: 6108252700x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner:
    Monday - Thursday 5:00pm- 10:00pm
    Friday - Saturday 5:00pm- 11:00pm.
    Sunday 4:30pm- 10:00pm

    Lunch:
    Monday-Friday 11:30am-2:30pm
    Saturday 12:00pm-2:30pm
    **Apps/Salads/Pizzas offered all day, everyday!

    Bar open from 5:00pm-2:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizzeria
  • Executive Chef: Will Langlois
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Beer, Chef's Table, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar

Getting there

  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Street parking is also available.
A word from Bar Lucca
A brand new Rustic Italian restaurant with a Mediterranean influence located in Conshohocken.
For parties larger than 8, please call the restaurant.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerHot Spot
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNeigborhood Gem
Bar Lucca reviews from OpenTable diners
105 reviews since July 2, 2014
Overall Rating4.1
  • Food4.2
    Service4.2
  • Ambiance4.1
    Noise LevelEnergetic
94% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (82)fit for foodies (65)great for outdoor dining (42)good for groups (31)hot spot (31)notable wine list (27)vibrant bar scene (25)romantic (22)special occasion (16)great for lunch (12)late-night find (8)great for brunch (4)kid-friendly (1)Show More
  • First time at Bar Lucca
    BobS811
    Dined on 10/27/2014
    Excellent first time, heard about the food, enjoy small plate places, meatball appy was delicious, salads are fresh and tasty, mostly fish ordered, bass and bronzino, with fresh veggies. Service is perfect, noisy with only a few tables seated, had a group and needed to shout, (raising the noise level) but quality of food made up for any shortcomings. Great drinks and nice moderately priced wine list.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • The food is not worth the price
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/27/2014
    This place was my favorite until they replaced their entire staff. Meats are either over or under cooked ALWAYS. The last 4 times I've been, I've had to send food back. It never comes back nearly as good as the last chef and I have a huge bill to pay! In short the food here used to be worth the price and now I wouldn't eat it for free.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Nice spot for casual night out
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Bar Lucca is a nice neighborhood spot, ideal for getting together with a group of friends. Our server advised us to share and order 5 plates per 2 people, but we ended up ordering 7 plates for 5 people, and it was more than enough food. We ordered the sirloin, prosciutto pizza, wild boar ragu, pesto pasta, burrata bruscetta, fennel salad and one thin crust pizza. All the food was very good, but the burrata bruscetta and the sirloin were standouts. The service was a little slow, and I would say that they were understaffed for a Saturday night. The server apologized for the slow service, but I thought she could have tried more to make up for the initial slow service when we were first seated. All in all, I recommend Bar Lucca.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A Conshy gem
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Hands down one of the best restaurants in and around Conshy! The food, flavors and real Italian ingredients make the dining experience top notch.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent food!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    The food was outstanding, however the service was a bit slow. We saw our server several times talking with other servers when we needed more beverages.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • very pleased
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/24/2014
    What a hidden little gem tucked away in an area of Conshy that their clientele typically doesn't go to. We saw that this restaurant had won Best New Restaurant in Main Line Times, so we wanted to try it. Expectations were low, but got knocked out of the water! The food was really delicious--basically updated versions of traditional Italian meals, if I could personify the trip in one sentence. Wait staff was knowledgable and fairly attentive. The second floor did seem to empty by 8:30. Other than that, solid wine selections, great meatballs, the sea bass was incredible, and the ragout pasta was ridiculous. We didn't even try the pizzas and they are supposed to be the best thing!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • The best in town
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    Bar Lucca was the definition of what affordable fine dining should be. From appetizers through entrees, the meal was perfect. Small portions, but that was to be expected at a restaurant of its quality. Our party of four left feeling satisfied, as after wine, two appetizers and four entrees, the bill was under $120. It just can't be beat. Bar Lucca has clearly set the tone for what emerging restaurants looking to open/expand into Conshohocken can achieve. Compliments to the chef and staff, as it truly was a fantastic evening all around. If you're in Conshohocken and only have time to make it to one restaurant, make sure it's Bar Lucca.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • portions
    MBMB
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    For the price the portion very small. Ordered dinner and came with a teaspoon of potatoes. Disappointed
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A bit too loud for me
    cakkpk
    Dined on 10/15/2014
    Solid food, great service but very loud between the acoustics and the music and music level they have chosen to play. A good place for a group of 4 but not sure I would go with a larger group due to size of place/table configuration and inability to have a conversation. That said, the food was very good and our waitress was fantastic.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Outstanding
    SteveS
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    The food was excellent and the service was outstanding. We shared several dishes over three courses and they were all great. We are pizza snobs, always looking for great pizza. We were not disappointed! Hoping to sit at the pizza bar next time. Our server, Ryan, was attentive and accommodating. She helped make our experience very special. Highly recommend Bar Lucca!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Now Offering Thin Crust Pizza!
    LGott
    Dined on 10/9/2014
    I continue to return to Bar Lucca because the food is fantastic! I love to go there especially for their pizzas because they are delicious, creative and consistent. My most recent visit did not disappoint. Although I did not get a chance to try the thin crust and instead opted for the traditional I am looking forward to getting one on my next visit. The atmosphere is great and I will continue to return. The noise level at times can be very loud, so just go prepared.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • a bit different & a cut above
    CrustyCurmudgeonVIP
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    Bar Lucca's not your father's Italian restaurant (unless he grew up in Tuscany). There are few places in our region (maybe none) with this mix of authentic Italian offerings prepared so well, presented so nicely, & done so consistently from visit to visit. I think about the smelts far more often than I should through the week, so they had to be first to table. No, I really didn't need the burrata - it's just soooo good (& I had takers for 2 of the 4 chunks). Did we really need the pizza? No - but I needed a palate cleanser before pappardelle with wild boar ragu. The aglianico & a super Tuscan on the list were both fine picks & wonderful with this food. All in our party left happy, satisfied, & ready to do it again very soon. Favoloso!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great hideaway restaurant
    JillBVIP
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    I most enjoyed the cozy, tucked away from the crowds feeling of this restaurant. The lighting is lovely and low and the rooms small and comfortable. The menu wasn't ideal for my picky teenage son but we made do. The menu isn't huge but everything was tasty. They were a bit stingy with the bread, not bringing enough for each member of our party.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Potentially good but not this time.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/29/2014
    I selected Bar Lucca based on various positive reviews. Our table reserved for 7 was not ready until 7:30. Service seemed a bit lost and uninformed. Noise level was too high for easy conversation. Food was tasty, but the inclusion of hot chilies in the salad made it close to inedible. The wine was good, pasta portions small. Good potential, but definitely work left to do here!
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Foodie
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We have been to Bar Lucca a number of times but on this ocasssion they were off the mark. The duck was very rare and the Octopus was very chewy. In my opinion all dessert menu's should include soemthing chocolate. Nutella is good but chocolate is better.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A Bit Disappointed this Time 'Round
    mermax127VIP
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We took friends here this past Saturday evening. I have eaten here several times now, always liked it, but, the food seemed a bit "off" this time. Pizza was somewhat undercooked (we got the Arrosto) The octopus was good but the portion size was smaller then usual, Nothing stood out this time... Oh well, maybe they were having a bad night... I thinlk we'll wait a while before we return....sad to say :(
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Spot
    Commuter
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We booked on Open Table that afternoon for our group of 7, which included three teenagers. We were not aware that the menu is meant to 'share' but we embraced the concept and it was fun, especially for the teens, to pass all of our dishes around and sample everything. All of the dishes we had were delicious, and having the items brought to the table as they were prepared, rather than waiting, made for a nice stream of things to eat with no real wait. Only issue was that the noise level was high as the night went on. The grandparents in our group had a tough time with that.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Local
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    We were there for the first time and would go back. Waitress was attentive but not rushing us. Food was great but we need to order a bit less. Upstairs is quiet enough so you can have a conversation.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Odd Location but Great Little Find
    HStein
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Bar scene downstairs was hopping. Got seated upstairs which was very quiet but quickly filled up with patrons w/in a few minutes. Menu is small for a place that suggests sharing 5 plates b/w 2 people but food is good. Ordered a salad w/ prosciutto, arugula, goat cheese & tasty dressing. Also split a thin crust pizza. Salad was delicious & decently sized. Waitress said pizza was small but it was fine for us (though it reminded me more of a flat bread). Been told their thicker crust pizza is better, not as oily, so I suggest trying that instead. Total cost was $14.00 each - very cheap. Had we drank, I'm sure that would have doubled as the wine prices were a little steep. I do suggest this place for its atmosphere, service and tasty food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    Interesting menu selections with great food and service
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Htown10
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    Excellent service, great wine list and fabulous food. Easily one, if the not the best, restaurants in the suburbs.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • PASQVIP
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We haven't been to this restaurant since it changed hands. What a great surprise! The food was delicious, including the bread (we are used to South Philly Italian bread, so are not easy to please) and desserts. It was Restaurant Week, so got the specials and shared. Fantastic. The Pizza also looked good, and we enjoyed watching the chefs in the open kitchen. Our wait staff was extremely attentive, knowledgeable and friendly. We will definitely be back, and probably with the whole gang for Sunday Dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great conshy spot
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    Great food, great staff. The bartenders were both great. Original and tasty martini options. Good sized portions.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Restaurant!
    JWag
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    We went for restaurant week and I must say, everything we got was nothing short of excellent! The staff is friendly and accommodating. The overall ambiance of the place is very cool too. We will definitely be back again!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Loved it!
    alicia
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    We went to Bar Lucca during Conshy restaurant week & were thoroughly impressed! Great service, perfect hearty portions & delicious food!! Definitely will be back soon!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Spot
    AlexG
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    Bar Lucca is always a good spot. I have been there previously for lunch to eat then for drinks after work but this was my first dinner. Bar Lucca did not disappoint. Great atmosphere and food.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • good neighborhood spot
    FoodLover
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    My wife and I went to Bar Lucca on short notice and really enjoyed our evening--restaurant is very good looking inside and out, noise level was a little higher than we'd like but was manageable, service was very attentive/enthusiastic, reasonable prices--food was good but appetizer/early course portions were much larger than described/expected, so we ended up ordering more food than we needed/wanted--food was also saltier than we'd like and are used to, pretty much across the board--minor complaints though, as we enjoyed the restaurant and would go back
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fine food in noisy setting
    alpinegarden
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    While the food serve here is very tasty and very well prepared (and not the standard items), the noise level inside makes the overall experience less than stellar. We were there on a Thursday and by the time we left the crowd - and noise level - had diminished, so timing your visit would help. Noise level is easy to fix, so we'll hope that BL handles it so we can return.... soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • NottocookVIP
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Nice fresh food, professional consistent staff, and ambiance current and relaxed. Outdoor dining in good weather is wonderful. Restaurant is a little noisier when everyone moves inside during colder months. Definitely recommend.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Very good
    MBMB
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    We will be back for dinner, we just found it by driving by for brunch
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great food & a forgiveable error...
    CrustyCurmudgeonVIP
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    We love Bar Luca, making this review hard to write. We arrived well before our reservation to have a drink at the bar, asked if we could have a table open to the outside to enjoy the gorgeous evening, & were told we had the 2-top at the open doors in the main room. The table is in a tiny alcove closed in by walls on 3 sides, so space was limited for our chairs & one side was against a wall. As we began our meal, they turned the 4-top next to us into a 6 by adding another table, narrowing the space through which the staff had to pass us to a bit over a foot. Bad move - we should have left. Food, wine & service remain great but they compromised 2 parties to fill 2 more seats. Comping a drink won't redeem bad judgment. Enjoy, but be vigilant.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Memorable meal
    UncleBVIP
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Had a great meal w friends I haven't seen in awhile. It was their first time (not ours) and they loved it. We ordered waves of food and to be honest everything was delicious. I would say the fennel salad was the only "ok" item, but it seemed high quality, just not sure fennel is my thing. Pizza was outstanding, bucatini was also a standout. Bonus was sitting next to Chase Utley and his wife!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A new addition to an old scene
    CrustyCurmudgeonVIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Conshohocken's spawned a vibrant restaurant scene w/ a few standouts that hold their own against the downtowners. We have a couple of long time favorites & want them to stay open, so we don't hop from place to place & hadn't tried Bar Lucca. But friends asked us to meet them there, so we gave it a try...and are we glad we did! Nice little bar w/ a few excellent spirits of each type, plenty of room around the tables, very nice people, & really great Italian food - not American Italian, just Italian! Burrata, grilled octopus, fried smelts (BIG ones, done just right & rarely found in US restaurants), excellent pizza, amazing pasta dishes & well chosen, very fairly priced wines (eg an excellent $45 aglianico). It's another winner for Conshy!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outdoor Dinner
    Lsuexplr
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Got to sit outside, perfect weather. They even offered to turn on the heat lamps (we declined). Server was newer, but was very attentive and took great care of us. As always, we will be back. Thanks!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovely dishes to share
    mainlinemamaVIP
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    We had the clams, marguerita pizza and veal risotto plus a bottle of chianti. Clams good as always. Pizza a little soggy on the bottom but the flavored were great as usual. The veal was new for us, nice and earthy, veal very tender but some fat and husband had some allergy stuff four hours later so possibly some MSG in the tenderizer for the veal? Could still use some sound mitigating wall treatments..., easy to hear crazy lady two tables over. We will be back for the food and the service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for sharing
    plateofhonesttruth
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Bar Lucca is a nice place for it being in the space that it is. Having not known what the restaurant provided from looking at the web site, we found out it was more of a tapas place, which wasn't bad. However, I was personally hoping for single serving dishes. Pretty tasty grub though and the pizzas are good.
    Special Features:
    late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Upstairs at Bar Lucca
    patsyann
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    2nd floor dining was really the way to go for us that evening. We wanted to be able to converse with the other 2 couples and that was very possible on the 2nd floor. The food was nothing short of fantastic. Everything that we ordered was top notch. The gnocchi dish was to die for and the fettucine has always been our favorite. We ordered quite a bit of food and all of us tried everything. We started with salad-farro and another whose name is escaping me, but they were delicious and plenty to go around the table. I can honestly say that this is one of my favorites-it was the fifth or sixth time I have gone there.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • "BAR" NONE!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    Fresh ingredients and inventive cuisine made this a place to come back to again and again! Had the most delicious caprese sandwich -- and the kale Caesar is pretty much "die for" food.
    Special Features:
    romantic, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Fun night out!
    foodfunfamilyVIP
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    We had a great time on a summer Saturday night. The one wall was open to the outside so it was like dining outside. The drinks were good, the waiters were attentive, and the food was outstanding. We had the arugula and prosciutto pizza, the charred octopus salad, and my favorite was the sea bass. We had other selections as well and they were very good. I am looking forward to going back again!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • BarLucca-a fun night&terrific food
    Mike
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    Oustanding small plates, with a real taste of Italy!! I loved the fun wine specials, great martinis, and a jumping neighborhood vibe. Their brick-oven pizzas are thin crust creative masterpieces!!! Pasta and seafood dishes were also terrific...don't miss Bar Lucca while you can still get in... Mike
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.