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Osteria Lucio, Dublin, Co. Dublin

Osteria Lucio

4.6
4.6
1479 Reviews
€31 to €50
Italian
The story of food is the story of friendship. When you combine Irish conviviality with the irrepressible Italian nature, it’s always going to be a good thing. Chefs Ross Lewis and Luciano Tona have been friends through Michelin starred food, and tall tales, for many years. At Osteria Lucio they unite their love of Irish and Italian food with the very best of produce, from both countries.

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2 people

21:00


Booked 23 times today

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    €31 to €50
  • Cuisines
    Italian, Pizzeria, European
  • Hours of Operation
    Wed–Sun 17:00–21:15 Thu 12:30–14:00
  • Phone number
    (01) 662 4199
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive Chef
    Ross Lewis

What 1,479 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.2Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Dublin

    Italian

  • Dublin 2

    Italian

1,479 Reviews
  1. IoanH

    Meath

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food and amazing service overall. Higly recommend

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  2. OlgaC

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fab food and service. No tagliata or veal when we went to order but it didn’t matter. Suckling pig and chicken Milanese were great. We will be back.

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  3. AnneB

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Delicious food and friendly staff. Great after match buzz but noise level in part of the restaurant is very high.

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  4. JamesL

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This restaurant makes Dublin - suoerb food, wine and the service is outstanding!

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  5. RonanC

    Dublin

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful food and a nice atmosphere. Service was excellent.

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  6. joec

    Dublin

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely evening, positive/warm vibe from the people running the restaurant. Loved the food, wine list amazing!!!

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Mexico City

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The service is outstanding and the food was just amazing. For sure we will come back.

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  8. RobertG

    Berkshire

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 21 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The restaurant was full and buzzing, but the service was still attentive and personal. The food was outstanding, and the wines well-chosen and paired well.

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  9. AnneC

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 21 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Staff were very attentive, and good. We had a special birthday girl at the table and this was acknowledged at the outset and a fuss made. Food was gorgeous, menu selection could be improved upon.

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  10. George

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 2
    Food was VERY good. BUT we were 30 mins waiting for a drink. NOT good. Poor response from the management (possibly not allowed to offer a courtesy gesture for poor service?). Tables on top of each other (unlike our last visit). The restaurant is overpriced by 20%.

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  11. Naomi

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely date spot, great food and the best amaretto sours I’ve ever had!

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  12. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The ambience is fantastic the food is average with a premium price

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  13. SarahM

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The staff were welcoming and attentive at all times. The food was delicious and the beef cooked to perfection. Portion sizes were perfect and the wine was fab. Highly recommend and great value for money.

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  14. Charlie

    Dublin

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 5
    Very good pre-theatre atmosphere. Food quality was very good. Staff were very attentive for the majority of dinner. The portion sizes for some of the main courses could have been more generous.

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  15. ChideraaN

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing place for food. Simply amazing. Bathrooms are a bit small for taller people 😂😂

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  16. EileenD

    Vancouver

    19 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, lovely wine, and very friendly welcome from the host. Thank you!

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  17. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 15 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely evening in a very comfortable restaurant. Food is delicious, creative and well sized portions. Wine is quite expensive and lacks good value. Had a very enjoyable evening and I will be back.

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  18. Jaime

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Apart from small drips of rain (we sat outside), it was perfect.

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  19. CyrilM

    Dublin

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent restaurant Food fantastic Staff efficient and attentive Price on the high side but well worth it. All round great value

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  20. Mich

    Greater Boston

    5 reviews

    3.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 11 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Loved this restaurant last time we were there in Nov. Both wine and foods were outstanding. So repeated this time without a hesitation, however, I had to say we were a bit disappointed this time. The choice of foods were very limited and the main I ordered (fish) was quite salty. I had to drink so much water in the middle of the night. We we’re assuming the chef might have been changed since then, or we were just unlucky this time.

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  21. Tony

    Dublin

    8 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on 11 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    The pizzas were very soft and looked like chewing gum when you chewed.

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  22. Vivospring1

    New York City

    14 reviews

    5.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on 11 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Pre match lunch. Great atmosphere, wonderful friendly service and the food is so good. I love this restaurant and it never disappoints.

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  23. Terr

    Waterford

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 11 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Enjoyable pre-game lunch in Sunday. We will be back again.

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  24. Dojo

    Dublin

    12 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great wine list and truly delicious food. Great spot for a first date.

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  25. MaryD

    Dublin

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous food in beautiful surroundings. Decent wine list and friendly staff

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  26. TomK

    Meath

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    A bit slow with service.we waited alfan hour for our main course

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  27. DavidF

    Dublin

    9 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Top Class Thankyou 👏 Highly recommended Thanks 🙏

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  28. JohnM

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 9 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent as always. Top class service, food and wine.

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  29. Angela

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 9 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Pumpkin ravioli was mouthwatering. Rhubarb desert was also delicious. Lively atmosphere. Welcoming and efficient staff. Two of us had dinner before a show in Bord Gáis Theatre. My previous meal here was with a large group and that was also a very positive dining experience.

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  30. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 9 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful venue, great food and lovely staff. Would thoroughly recommend!

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  31. parquet

    London

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 8 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 4
    Business lunch - we shared cured meats and parmigiano to start - enjoyable if slightly overpriced, given need to add bread. I had the Pescado del Giorno (cod) which was excellent, my guest had the Parpadelle al Ragu which was also excellent. Great atmosphere as always. Service too slow unfortunately, took away from the experience.

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  32. ValerieM

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    2.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 4 February 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    Lovely food in a very nice restaurant. The main course was very delayed not sure why as the restaurant was not busy. Bill was presented before dessert was served so in all for the money we paid not a great experience.

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  33. TiagoSoares

    Dublin

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Maybe we were unfortunate with the dishes we picked, but the food was quite average and unseasoned. We're used to much better from Osteria Lucio. The service was very good, as always.

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  34. ThereseG

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    As always, the food, service and ambience was superb! Paulo is incredible and makes everyone feel welcome & valued. He is an integral part of the experience, thank you Paulo!

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  35. FabioP

    Dublin

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great place and great food and good food. Will definitely recommend to my friends.

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  36. AnaD

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    I wanted to have two starters ( one as my main course) but they refused and insisted that I have a main course. I would have left except I was going to the theatre and didn’t have a lot of time. A nearby couple wanted a different table and were refused. The service was inflexible for no apparent reason. I ended up having a main course only so no difference in cost. The food was good so it’s a shame they are not more customer friendly.

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  37. BenG

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Kudos to all staff and quality of food. People should definitely try this place at least once. Will be back for the pizza n pasta as we haven't tried it yet.

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  38. Finediner

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 31 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, great wine and excellent service. A bit more choice on mains would be great

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  39. JohnB

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 28 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent food, friendly and very efficient service.

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  40. AliDub

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 27 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful food, excellent, well-trained and knowledgeable staff. All the ‘little extras’ are quick to add up though!

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Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitising

    • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Contactless payment available
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

FAQs

Osteria Lucio is rated 4.6 stars by 1479 OpenTable diners.

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2 people

21:00


Booked 23 times today
Google Map for Osteria Lucio

The Malting Tower, Grand Canal Quay, Dublin, Co. Dublin D02 DW90

Additional information

  • Area
    Grand Canal Dock (D2)
  • Hours of Operation
    Wed–Sun 17:00–21:15 Thu 12:30–14:00
  • Price
    €31 to €50
  • Cuisines
    Italian, Pizzeria, European
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    5 minutes walk from Grand Canal Dock train station.
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Ross Lewis
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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