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Lucia Italian Restaurant

186 Thames St Ste B, Newport, RI 02840-6620
+1 401-846-4477
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal” (22 reviews)
“manicotti” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (35 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
186 Thames St Ste B, Newport, RI 02840-6620
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been everywhere in RI and just tried this spot. Excellent Italian. Food was piping hot when served. A great meal. I started with a nice caprese salad and had the pasta with shrimp and scallops. Very tasty. Nice shrimp. I would recommend. We...More

Thank RI_Travel_Guy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were the first diners last night, an early dinner at 5. Our server, Katie was friendly and attentive throughout the evening. The food is very good, starting with a piping hot bread basket. We all had pasta dishes, everyone enjoyed the fresh seafood and...More

Thank Kimberly O
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have gone to this restaurant a couple times and each time we really enjoyed it. The waitstaff is always ready to go above and beyond and they have a ton of vegetarian options for me which is unheard of, especially for...More

Thank Meagan C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We walked in from the street last week and had an excellent meal, with wonderful service. When you walk up the stairs, we entered to the right, it is the same restaurant though so I don't know if this side made a difference. We were...More

Thank DarleneBy
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here on our first trip to Newport and we had fond memories so to celebrate our one year wedding anniversary we came back here. They tried to sit us on the pizza shop side which is like a different restaurant....More

Thank Chenoa R
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We discovered a little gem of a restaurant in downtown Newport. After a week of wonderful seafood had a desire for some good Italian food. Great bruschetta, seems to be a specialty as there are a few different kinds. We had chicken and veal that...More

Thank KiliGirl123
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Underwhelmed by some of the restaurant choices and prices, we walked up Thames Street to this quieter area for an Italian meal. On arrival, there are two doors; one on the left, one on the right. It is forbidden to enter the door on the...More

1  Thank Bwatsweeds
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We just happened upon this restaurant because it started raining, and glad we did. The food was very good and the service was excellent. Four of us on a mini vacation in Newport, and we all agreed it was a very good restaurant. We had...More

Thank jag5916
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Walked down from our hotel and happened on this very nice small restaurant. The special was spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce and shrimp. Pretty presentation in a little tower with surrounding shrimp that were warm and tasty. The tomato sauce was really fine, kind of...More

Thank Budd S
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Ah...such a lovely restaurant. We unfortunately weren't hungry enough to taste the appetizers...but our dinners were wonderful. The dessert we shared, tiramisu, was light as a cloud and delicious. The cappuccino was delicious!

Thank Susan R
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21 July 2017|
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Response from Chenoa R | Reviewed this property |
They have wine and beer on the menu so I don't believe so.
15 August 2015|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, according to their menu they have Gluten Free Meals available upon request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 Thames St Ste B, Newport, RI 02840-6620
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-4477
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