Luca Cucina Italiana

$$ • Italian

2057 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley
(510) 649-9718


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Luca Cucina Italiana

After living in Italy for several years, I have had serious difficulties trusting "Italian Food" in the Bay Area. Then I discovered Luca's place... and loved ever since. Their fresh salads, pasta and "al forno" choices are really 'saporite' delicious!!! ...OMG...and Luca's tiramisu is insanely good!

A great spot for some Italian! It would be great to come back here and enjoy the menu in person, as I could tell from the dishes we ordered that the fresh pasta would have been even more delicious fresh from the kitchen. Z. and I ordered garlic bread for the appetizer which was yummy and standard. The Amatriciana was rich and porky -- the pancetta really elevates the flavor profile. This ended up being a carb-heavy night, but delicious Italian is always worth it. I couldn' full review
I just got one to-go entree during the shelter-in-place. I called, about 15 minutes before the restaurant was closing, and ordered one of my favorite dishes--eggplant parmigiana. It was ready within 20 minutes. The eggplant was fluffy and delicious and the sauce was fantastic. I am picky about tomato sauce and often find it too salty in restaurants. There's was so fresh tasting. Just wonderful. Also, the eggplant was not drowning in gooey cheese. It was lightly done. Each full review

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Monday 4 - 8PM
Tuesday 4 - 8PM
Wednesday 4 - 8PM
Thursday 4 - 8PM
Friday 3:30 - 8:30PM
Saturday 3:30 - 8:30PM
Sunday 3:30 - 8PM

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