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Lucullan's Italian Grill - CLOSED

400 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6487
+1 515-232-8484
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
29 May 2014
“Lousy service, average food”
30 Mar 2014
“Not just average Italian”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
400 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6487
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Reviewed 30 May 2014

I've eaten here several times on business over the past 10+ years and it just gets worse with time. The food is sometimes pretty good, but average at best lately. The problem has been the service. Waitstaff are not attentive, and management could care less...More

Thank porkman
Reviewed 31 March 2014

I did not expect much when I dined here with my better half and his family but I was blown away. Fresh, hot, great service. Menu is large and offers something for everyone as long as you are there for Italian. Everything was amazing and...More

Thank Suzan H
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Excellent Italian food, nice atmosphere, fair prices. Went to this restaurant on a recent trip to Ames and was very pleased with the quality of the food. The wait staff were very professional. I had the chicken marsala and found it very good and a...More

Thank durango64
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Compared to the "old Lucullan's" so many years ago, the new Lucullan tries to be a professional Italian restaurant by slimming down their menu, upgrading their website, and working on their interior. Unfortunately, it felt a bit amateur-ish. Not too impressive. The wine I ordered...More

Thank DinyP
Reviewed 8 December 2013

My wife and I went to Lucullan;s last night for Dinner. The meal was one of the best we have had in town, My wife ordered the Chicken Alfredo and I ordered the Chicken Marsala. The bread was first rate and the meal was delicious....More

Thank SlowNnice
Reviewed 15 August 2013

I was excited to try the restaurant after the new owners took over. The experience was worse than before. The restaurant was closed for at least a month for 'remodeling.' I was very disappointed that they did not replace the disgusting 30 year old carpeting...More

2  Thank Nicole29355
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Quiet, romantic environment with good steaks. Our group enjoyed the pasta too. Good wine choices. Easy to find on Main Street.

Thank mrsflint
Reviewed 26 February 2013

Truthfully, I was a little hesitate to eat here based on other reviews, but we were in the mood for Italian so we tried it. We all thought it was very good! I had an eggplant and spinach dish that was delish. My son had...More

Thank llamenda
Reviewed 2 February 2013

The food isn't that great. The bread and oil they give you before dinner is good. The Italian wedding soup is also good. However, the dinner entrees aren't good enough for its price. For example, the tortellini is $13.95 and comparable to the tortellini you...More

Thank redheaddragon
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Very nice place to go eat and have a few drinks. The staff is wonderful, owners ver nice, the food is excelent.

Thank 26lovetotravel26
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6487
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-8484
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