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Lucrezia Cafe & Catering

428 S Calumet Rd, intersection of Porter Ave and S. Calumet Rd., Chesterton, IN 46304-2453
+1 219-926-5829
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (25 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
428 S Calumet Rd, intersection of Porter Ave and S. Calumet Rd., Chesterton, IN 46304-2453
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

My favorite lunch spot! Enjoy iced tea, inside or out, and a caprese salad followed by a stuffed strawberry dessert. Old town Chesterton charm and great service!

Thank Chrissie S
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Pasta was bland, and not fresh. The read was very chewy and felt microwaved. We would not go back the next time we are in town.

Thank Kelsi M
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent specials and apps. We love coming here because there is always something on specials menu that is unique and we have never tried.

Thank fe161i9
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lucrezia has been around for at least 17-18 years and it never disappoints. Great cocktails, Italian classics on the permanent menu and ingenious specials daily. Substantial wine list. Easily a favorite of ours.

Thank Amyatthelake
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

In the 10 years or so I've been eating here I may have had one bad dinner and that was because I got adventourus. Love how quaint it is and during the summer the patio is prime. One of my wife and mines favorite restaurants,...More

Thank Nathan O
Reviewed 3 January 2018

cozy setting, very courteous service. most of the food was average, wine served was decent. I had one issue with this that I think any person who knows Italian food would agree. They had a a linguine Pescatore with an olive oil and garlic option-...More

Thank foodystar
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped on a weekday lunchtime and got immediate service with a light crowd. We relished the crusty thin sliced Italian bread with excellent herb and pepper flake infused olive oil that was immediately put on our table. Our entrees were pastas: one a linguine...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 November 2017

If you want authentic Italian food, Lucrezia is the place to go. After years of living in Italy, I am a snob when it comes to Italian. Don't just expect pasta and sauce - they have much more and their selection of meats as entrees...More

Thank Rae Ann P
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Great bread basket that kept getting refilled. Chicken picatta was a good size portion and delicious.

Thank mikenF5545FQ
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in this restaurant today since it wasn't busy & we always wanted to try it but there was always a wait so we were excited it wasn't busy yet. We sat in the bar area and Patrick was our server/bartender...More

Thank Samantha T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 S Calumet Rd, intersection of Porter Ave and S. Calumet Rd., Chesterton, IN 46304-2453
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton
  • Phone Number: +1 219-926-5829
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