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Lucio's Restaurant

313 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-2764
+1 828-369-6670
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic rolls” (15 reviews)
“lasagna” (11 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
Closed
17:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
313 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-2764
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have been eating here during every visit to the mountains for 30+ years and the food is always consistently good. Prices are excellent and garlic rolls are super! Just need to go early since it closes at 8:30 and the wait for a table in...More

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for Dinner. They don't take reservations, so get here early. Everything is very good, especially those garlic rolls.

Thank Victor K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Started off with their house salad and garlic rolls, to die for. Entrees were awesome, real italian food. We will be coming back

Thank rallwine2000
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We had heard that there was a great Italian restaurant hidden away in Franklin and Lucio's is excellent. The dishes are truly delicious and servers are knowledgeable and friendly. We enjoyed a carafe of their house Chianti for $15 which was truly excellent. They are...More

Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Best salad I've ever eaten and all three salad dressings are fantastic. The garlic rolls are very good as well. I was not crazy about the Veal Piccata which is one of my favorite Italian dishes. In my opinion it should be light and lemony....More

Thank Suz A
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We've never noticed this place before. It's a little hidden because it sits in the back of a small shopping center. We had a great dinner and really enjoyed it.

Thank CuzReviews
Reviewed 21 April 2017

When we first arrived, we were seated at a booth. I'm 5'2, I sank down in the bench seat to the level where I felt like an 8-yr old at the grown-up table. Since I am not comfortable eating with my plate right below my...More

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It can be a wait, but it's worth it! Don't be shy of garlic. Good menu selection and wine. The salad is great and the rolls are out of this world.

Thank Heatherlyt71
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We went with friends for their "special". Needless to say, they do not skimp on the special. The food was excellent and there was plenty. Loved the salad, especially!

Thank georgiatraveler92
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our vivid to Lucio's Italian Restaurant. The salad, yummy garlic rolls and our different entries were all excellent! Glad we finally found this gem!

Thank Joel E
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barbaramD9401CS
16 July 2016|
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Response from norme-ormond | Reviewed this property |
I am only a customer but they do not have pizza on the menu. Just a couple blocks away is a good place, Vito's, also on Highlands Road in Franklin, NC
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barbaramD9401CS
16 July 2016|
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Response from JuneNCrealtor | Reviewed this property |
No they do not have pizza. Plenty of other great dishes to choose from though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-2764
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 828-369-6670
Description
Phone 828-369-6670 , no web site, unknown how long in business...ate there while camping...
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