Lucio's BYOB & Grill

4.8
691 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
American
Lucio's is New American cuisine in a comforting yet upscale dining atmosphere, concentrating on seasonal and fresh local ingredients.


Life is to be enjoyed, if you want to go somewhere to appreciate your bottle of wine and be reminded of the simple pleasures of life, this is it.

Specials

Instantly increase your points with dining rewards

See availability for bonus point tables

Mon - Tue 5:00PM - 10:00PM
Wed - Thu 5:00PM - 6:00PM 8:15PM - 10:00PM

What 691 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.8based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.7
service
4.4
ambience
4.5
value
Noise · Quiet
100% of people would recommend it to a friend
5
4
3
2
1
Sort by
Filters
l
Houston
10 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic food service

Report
Helpful
DC
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lucio’s has become my favorite place to take friends out in Houston. The fact that I can bring the kind of wine I like that is not necessarily available is the primary issue. The other is the amazing food that is based exclusively on using the best ingredients, prepared with care and integrity. No gimmicks in this menu, fenomenal food, good price and service that rivals any 5 star restaurant around the world. One of the most unique things that happens to me often while I dine, is to have people from other tables comment on the wine we drink, starting conversation and sharing their own wine. This is a place where people can connect... never have I ever seen anybody on a cell phone or device in isolation. This is a rare thing to experience... for all these reason I will keep on coming back to this wonderful place

Report
Helpful
JB
Houston
21 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Excellent food and choices. We were seated in the front section which was a little noisy especially as we had a ten-top birthday next to us. Prefer the back section. The A/C really could have been turned up about 5 degrees. 93 degrees outside and I was cold with a jacket on!

Report
Helpful
C
Houston
4 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Nice neighborhood place with BYOB

Report
Helpful
MJ
Houston
174 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

House smoked salmon fabulous, tomatoes with burrata outstanding, and the special-of-the-night steak with its black pepper au jus was cooked perfectly. The chocolate brownie with raspberry sorbet was melt-in-your-mouth delicious. It was a perfect dinner.

Report
Helpful
MB
Houston
1 review
Dined on July 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Steak cooked to perfection. Outstanding piece of meat. Service was the best!

Report
Helpful
A
Houston
1 review
Dined on July 3, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

We always enjoy the food, excellent service and atmosphere! You can sit inside or on the patio. We usually go with a group of friends with a wide variety of dietary needs. Appetizers through deserts, we have been consistently happy.

Report
Helpful
b
Houston
119 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Always a pleasure

Report
Helpful
l
New Orleans
15 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Steve our waiter was the best! It was very quiet on a Tuesday night at 7, which we appreciated. We were only ones there until another couple came in. Limited selection for me (vegetarian), but what they prepared (veggie risotto) was delicious. I forgot that it was a BYOB place, so we ordered off their wine list. All in all, a pleasurable dining experience.

Report
Helpful
OT
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on June 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and service

Report
Helpful
L
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Had not been back in a few months and the food and service continues to be very good

Report
Helpful
DC
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on June 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Lucio's BYOB & Grill always delivers the best food. This is my favorite place when I want to show out of town guest excellent service and amazing food. The fact that one can bring its own wine is a favorable factor. One can bring that special bottle of wine without having to settle for what is available. I strongly recommend this restaurant.

Report
Helpful
CS
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a wonderful dining experience. Melvin is a great waiter and fantastic value for money.

Report
Helpful
T
Houston
1 review
Dined on June 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Steven was excellent!

Report
Helpful
e
Houston
2 reviews
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The staff at lucio's is top notch.... one step ahead of you the whole time. We had smoked salmon appetizer and then sesame crusted tuna and the filet. All three were delicious as always. If you haven't been, you should definitely add to your list.

Report
Helpful
BD
Houston
27 reviews
Dined on June 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We truly enjoyed our first visit to Lucio’s! We had the scallops & ahi tuna which were cooked to perfection. Our waiter, Esteban, was attentive & helpful. Will definitely return!

Report
Helpful
OT
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on June 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Nice spot but the food could be better

Report
Helpful
OT
Houston
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was great! The food and service were amazing. I could actually hear the people I was eating with. They brought me bread pudding with a candle for my birthday. Great experience! Def going back for date night. Only $8 corking fee! Other BYOBs are $20.

Report
Helpful
T
Houston
4 reviews
Dined on May 23, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our time at Lucio's. The food was fantastic, however the service was mediocre. It's a real shame because I have dined there several times before and the service was exceptional.

Report
Helpful
O
Houston
26 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Consistently great food and good service but the dining room leaves a lot to be desired - lacks any warmth and the art is rudimentary. Outdoor dining, when available, is preferred.

Report
Helpful
KC
Houston
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food was great, and the service was excellent. We both ordered the steak.

Report
Helpful
PP
Houston
11 reviews
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 5

Sadly our $55 Rib eye was as tough as shoe leather. The flavor was good but the quality was not. We LOVE Lucio’s but were very disappointed this time. The salmon appetizer and the squash soup were wonderful, but I will not be ordering a rib eye steak here again.

Report
Helpful
NC
1 review
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Great food, great service, and a great value when you BYOB! We had a party of 10 and it was great to be somewhere that you could still hear conversation from one end of the table to the other. I am definitely planning on going back.

Report
Helpful
m
1 review
Dined on May 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Great service. As soon as we walked in they said our last name (without us telling them) sifted us and had water poured. The waiter was very helpful with suggestions and considered the wine we brought with his suggestions. Food was excellent especially the scallops.

Report
Helpful
HB
Houston
21 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service is fantastic! The food is outstanding!

Everything is made in house including the most divine brownie served with Raspberry Sorbet.

And, BYOB, with an $8 cork fee!!

Love, love , love Lucio’s!

Report
Helpful
OT
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service, great food. All they need is to add a full bar. Enjoyed it!

Report
Helpful
JC
1 review
Dined on May 3, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 2

It could do with softening the interior as it is somewhat bland

Report
Helpful
2
Houston
19 reviews
Dined on May 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food and service is always amazing. Has the best filet in town.

Report
Helpful
DV
1 review
Dined on April 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Best meal I’ve had in Houston. The clams are awesome!

Report
Helpful
M
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on April 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

excellent service from Steve - we sat outside - nice and cool

Report
Helpful
OT
Houston
1 review
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall 2food 2service 4ambience 4

Normally have such a great meal at Lucio’s, but it was off this time. Three of the four of us experienced our food as being over cooked. I even returned my steak, as it was certainly not medium rare, and even the second attempt was not better. Hopefully it was just an off night.

Report
Helpful
OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on April 22, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 3

Small portions. Especially for Texas. Food is very good though.

Report
Helpful
W
Houston
10 reviews
Dined on April 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Excellent as always! Lamb Chops are superbly cooked to temperature. The AHI Tuna is top quality as is the crabcake, calamari and all of the desserts. Exceptional chef and kitchen staff with their unique additions to the main course. Wait staff are a team and help each other to ensure customers are well satisfied. Always a favorite of ours and you can bring your own wine or they have choices as well.

Report
Helpful
DM
Houston
76 reviews
Dined on April 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Continues to be one of our FAVORITES! Whether it is just the 2 of us or a group, we know it's going to be a wonderful meal. From the moment we are warmly welcomed by the great staff to the great meal we enjoy, it's just a special place. We highly recommend the Hagner Hanger Steak and Potato Stack. Tender, flavorful ... delicious! And the soups and salads! Even the "creamy" soups are more broth based so they are not too heavy. But start with the freshest, cleanest, best calamari ever! Enjoy!

Report
Helpful
NS
Houston
7 reviews
Dined on April 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Melvin started the night off for us by saving our 33 yr old wine by getting the cork out after I broke it off. Food was fantastic including dessert. Entrees were Aus rack of lamb and the filet. Love this BYOB restaurant.

Report
Helpful
GD
Houston
14 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 1

The food was very good. The problem was that we felt like the people at the table next to us were practically sitting on top of us. They are pushing too many people into the space. A very average dining experience overall.

Report
Helpful
i
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Very pleasant surprise for our guests from the other side of 59! Stephen was an attentive and knowledgeable server, the kitchen was excellent as always.

Report
Helpful
CH
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Four of us were dining at Lucio's and our table was available when we arrived. The waiter was attentive to our needs, but not lingering around. The food was outstanding as were the sides. Personally I had the duck and my girlfriend the salmon. Both were cooked to perfection, as were the sides accompanying the meal. Being able to bring your on bottle is an added benefit to a very welcoming restaurant experience. Would I go again....absolutely, I had been there before!

Report
Helpful
M
Houston
1 review
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and service. Valet parking is a plus. BYOB option is wonderful.

Report
Helpful
MC
Philadelphia
16 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Always fresh food delivered to the table and always consistent. Thank you

Report
Helpful
1
2
3
18

Tweets by Lucio's BYOB & Grill