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Lucca Restaurant

Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 226 8677
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“risotto” (6 reviews)
“rueben” (2 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Birthday family visit toGrand Velhas Riviera Nayarit resort. Actual restaurant was undergoing updates, but the menu was available at their other establishment, Azul. Excellent Italian food, starting with antipasto to pasta and risottos, to main dishes to desserts. ONLY item not up to par was...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food here was delicious and the variety was fantastic. The staff are very attentive and make sure you have what you need

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 3 August 2017

What a great dinner! The atmosphere is awesome and the facility is air conditioned. The food was terrific! I had the chicken park and it was incredibly good. The service was awesome and everyone enjoyed their meals!More

Thank Stockee
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you very much for sharing with us the “great meal” that you enjoyed in our Italian restaurant, Lucca. I feel very proud to know that you were highly satisfied by our awesome atmosphere, terrific food, and detailed service. We will be pleased to serve...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Fantastic staff, awesome food! This was by far one of the best resteraunts I've ever eaten at. We left speechless!More

Thank MNP217
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

I truly appreciate your excellent comments. It was an honor to have provided you one of the best culinary experiences that you have had. On behalf the entire Lucca Restaurant team, we hope to have the opportunity to serve you in the near future and...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We be here like 2 nights, always amazing ! We love the pasta and risotto, excellent service and food. We want come back soonMore

Thank Tom N
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Lucca Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you, Tom, for the excellent comments which reflect your great satisfaction on our “excellent service and food”. As Executive Chef of the resort, I am very proud to know that our menu, and especially the pasta and risotto that you savored, lived up to...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Lucca is the Italian gem of Grand Velas. While its French counterpart gets all the accolades, we loved Lucca and it's menu. The staff and ambiance were superb. We loved the violin playing during our dinner. We ate twice at Lucca while at GV and...More

Thank Davebruin
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Large menu selection or just ask and they try to prepare something for you. Top service and live music but the whole dinner into a romantic night.

Thank emtpeep
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This restaurant is included in the all-inclusive reservation. The food was excellent and authentic. The service was amazing!

Thank Penny E
Reviewed 19 April 2017

fantastic italian and service --the gluten free options are so nice and the food is always good, fantastic presentation and staff is great

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I ate here 2 out of my 5 nights during my stay at Grand Velas. While I can't comment on the pricing (I was a guest of the hotel), the food was EXCELLENT! Great fish, scallops and frutti di mare! Javier, Carlos and Sergio made...More

Thank ChiTownCold
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16 May 2017|
Response from ChiTownCold | Reviewed this property |
No-you will find many people who aren't members of the resort dining there
18 April 2015|
Response from Rick K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, reservations are recommended and dress is resort style, no shorts or sandals
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 1,200 - USD 2,000
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 8677
Savor flavorful Italian-Mediterranean cuisine and indulge in a culinary journey at Lucca. The Romanesque design of the dining room hints at the savory meat, pasta and seafood dishes that make Lucca one of the top Puerto Vallarta restaurants. Gather around a table and enjoy live piano music and sweeping ocean views Experience a menu of delectable Italian dishes such aslamb chops with creamy carrot polenta, Chilean sea bass with Sicilian crust and shrimp and porcini risotto with truffle essence. Lucca is a AAA Four Diamond restaurant. Reservations are required. Children are welcome.
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