Luca's Ristorante of Somerset
Very good food and service. Seating is tight
Mother’s Day dinner with our 7 month old baby was awesome, the food was amazing, we BYOBed and our baby sat in the high chair. Service was great, they were patient with our chatty little baby.
Just a little noisy and tables are crowded close to each other but the food was outstanding.
We have been coming to LUCA'S for years and the food is fabulous, service is attentive, and overall the restaurant is great and it is BYOB!!! It may be small but its perfect.
Everything was terrific . Service was exceptional . We had a few delicious appetizers and chose the pasta with seafood as our main course .
As always a great meal, good service we come here often, even if we do not have our name on the table, as some long time patrons do.
As always, very good. Not very crowded on a Saturday at lunch.
The food was incredible! A little pricey but worth it... We’ll be going back for sure :)
One of my favorites, this time I had 3 appetizers for dinner.
As always at Luca’s Ristorante, our overall experience on Saturday, April 13, was superb. This includes all elements of any restaurant meal: food, service, and ambience. All were excellent and we look forward to returning to Luca’s this upcoming weekend.
Great quaint place that serves amazingly good food!
Always fabulous food! I started with the figs wrapped in prosciutto. I always say I going to get something else but I love them so much I never do. They actually made them even better with the addition of mango pearls which were these little “balls” that were on top that burst when you eat them! My husband had the bruschetta , which was like a mini pizza topped with fresh heirloom cherry tomatoes. Also delicious. For entrees,
My husband had the gnocchi which he thought was great and I had the cannelloni stuffed with lobster, crab and bay scallops. I tend to stay away from bay scallops because everyone over cooks them but not here. It was packed with seafood. Excellent.
Always enjoy going here because the food is some of the best in the area.
What a hidden gem! We were in need of a place to dine and have a business meeting and I found Luca’s on OpenTable. The food is amazing. From the butternut squash ravioli to the fall-off-the-bone short ribs to the Pompeii dessert. And the server could not have been more accommodating and attentive. Can’t wait to go back!
This place is the best! One of our favorite restaurants! The lobster cannelloni is one of the most delicious things I've ever eaten!
We always love dining at Luca’s. The servers are always very courteous and the food is delicious. My in-laws came with us this last time for a birthday and enjoyed it very much.
Great food, great service! Also enjoyed the option to have local wine or byob.
Service was very quick and food quality was excellent. This is a cozy family run restaurant in a strip mall. We wanted a table at 7.30 but it was not available. When we arrived for our 8.15 slot there was plenty of room. That was odd.
Another great meal. This place never disappoints. Great food creatively prepared and nicely presented.
It's a charming BYOB restaurant with fantastic food and great service.
Food is always great, love the updated menu with additional options and the specials are difficult to turn down. Service isn't fast but I find it as a positive like they are not rushing you to get out.
Matt is a wonderful waiter who knows the menu and how to pace a table. Food was outstanding and the setting was terrific
My fav Italian restaurant!! We drove 2 hrs from NYC for it!
The Luca pasta is always so delicious.
The Fico starter is a must have.
A real gem! We loved it and will be going back soon. The food is so fresh and delicious. The portions are generous and our server was terrific!
Absolutely amazing creative dishes beautifully presented. Large portions. We had 3 appetizers and 4 different mains and all were outstanding
Spectacular food. Service was attentive at the beginning of the meal, but lapsed a bit at the end. Not really a problem, as my friend and I were having a great time catching up. Portions were sensible; filling but not excessive. Don't plan on leftovers; it's so good, you'll eat it all, hungry or not.
The restaurant is lovely with a rusty c Italian vibe. The staff were personable, attentive and food and the food was delicious. It’s a gem!
This has to be the most delicious Italian meal I've had in a long time and I go to a lot of restaurants the menu was so varied and one dish sounder better than another our server was excellent, don't recall his name but he was on top of everything didn't appreciate the closeness of the tables and some people tend to forget they're in a close environment and don't respect the diners around them. I have told so many friends and family of this restaurant and I have every intention of going back maybe until I try every item on the menu
Saturday was our first time at Luca's Ristorante and it definitely will not be our last. From the minute we walked into the establishment we were in love with the place! Great atmosphere, attentive and informative server, and the food was wonderful!
The food and service was excellent. I highly recommend the gnocchi! Will not disappoint.
My wife and I have dined at Luca's many times and it's one of our favorite go-to restaurants. The food is always excellent and the staff has always incredibly been accommodating. It's a small dining venue but everything done there is high quality.
Luca’s is consistently outstanding in terms of menu options, food presentation, service and ambiance. The staff is knowledgeable and exceptionaly courteous. I have been to Luca’s for dinner with my spouse and friends on a number of occasions over the years without ever having a single issue. Luca’s is also great for private catering. I chose Luca’s to prepare several dishes for a large dinner party held at my house two years ago and everything was second to none much to the delight of my guests. Most recently I went to Luca’s for Valentine’s Day dinner and once again everything was absolutely wonderful. Many other places skimp out on meal portions, food quality and service on Valentine’s while the prices are usually inflated at the expense of total value but not so at Luca’s. My wife and I were amazed at the generous portions, presentation and uncompromed food quality. The service was excellent as always. Great job on Valentine’s all around despite the place being packed! Plenty of parking in the front and also in the back lot. We can’t wait to go back for another royal dining experience!
A few years ago, I stumbled upon Luca's quite by accident while trying to find somewhere to eat in the endless NJ strip malls where the only options seemed to be fried chicken and burger joints. Being in the vicinity on a business trip, I decided to go again - and wasn't disappointed. The food was as fabulous as I remembered, as was the warm, cozy atmosphere and attentive, friendly service. Definitely a little gem in the NJ culinary landscape!
Cute, cozy restdurant thst made me feel luke I was dining in Italy. The service was professional and met our needs well from getting us bread , wster, opening our eine, and taking our orders. Apps, pasta fagiole and octopus salad were hearty, creative and delicious. Mains, on the otherhand, were a tad disappointing. With Chicken marsala, chicken was dry and marsala risotto was very heavy. Fluke dish was overly salted and the sauce was very buttery. Most of the dishes on the menu are quite heavy. On the brighf side, the cappuccino was amazing. Overall, ok, but don't think I'd revisit due to heavy food that missed tbe mark.
Awesome food! Great service
The food , service and restaurant is outstanding. The waiters are fantastic and polite, the food is spectacular, and I cannot say enough about the restaurant other than I wish it was bigger. We go every few months and are NEVER disappointed.
Everything was wonderful. The menu has many interesting selections and everything we ordered was exceptional. Great service as well, and the decor/ambiance was very nice.
Amazing food and great service! Love the ambiance and the attention to detail. Small intimate setting is perfect for a date or intimate family get together!
My wife and I went to Luca's for lunch on our wedding anniversary. Without knowing how busy they might be during lunchtime, we made reservations. The restaurant was mostly empty during our meal but the service was slower than I would expect it to be during even their busiest time. We waited about 45 minutes for our first course. Up to that time I was getting pretty angry. This was a special meal for us and we came hungry but it took a long time for the waiter to even ask if we were ready to order (though our menus were flat on the table for at least 10 minutes) and for some reason the sodas we ordered came in a small rocks glass with a regular size drinking straw..that was bizarre. However, once the food arrived, any bad feelings were forgotten because Luca's always delivers amazing food. We started with the ‘A ZEZZENELLA È BONA pizza which has a bolognese sauce and burrata cheese. This was excellent! The bolognese was rich and meaty. Not too sloppy either! and reasonably priced in line with any other "fancy pizza place" like Nomad or Osteria Procaccini. This was the first time we've gotten pizza here and we will definitely come back for it! After the pizza we each had a pasta dish. My wife got the Genovese which she has ordered before and loves. It's gnocchi with braised sirloin and a beefy brown sauce that is packed with flavor. The menu listed a simple gnocchi with marinara dish and I asked the server if they could put vodka sauce on it instead. They did! And it was exactly what I wanted. The gnocchi was light and pillowy with an incredible vodka sauce.
Overall this was a mixed experience. We have been here twice before and will certainly come back for the excellent food. However, the dining experience left something to be desired. Maybe they'll get it right next time.
Food was mediocre, and service was terrible. Waiter never filled water, cleared table or was the least bit friendly. Would not recommend nor return.