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31-33 Victoria Street, Kirkwall KW15 1DN, Scotland
+44 1856 875687
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (85 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (11 reviews)
“linguine” (6 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
31-33 Victoria Street, Kirkwall KW15 1DN, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

This is a fantastic Italian restaurant which is clearly popular with the locals, young and old alike! Most of our party had some type of pasta dish but I chose the seafood special which was monkfish, scallops and king prawns in a gorgeous sauce with...More

Thank ajb67
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

What a lovely place to eat. Great service and lovely food. What a surprise to find a little Italian restaurant with a great selection of food. Next visit will definitely eat their again.

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We were really impressed with our first meal at Lucano's: The service was fast, efficient and friendly. The food was delicious, freshly prepared and piping hot. We will definitely be eating here again and you were right, a starter, a calzone and quarter of a...More

Thank crispycaron
Reviewed 19 March 2016

These guys are amazing. The food was served super quick, the waiter was funny, quirky and efficient. The pizza I had was freshly made and tasty.

Reviewed 17 March 2016

I was looking for some good food after a pretty awful dinner at my hotel the previous night and wanted to find something fresh and not cooked from frozen/in ready packet sauces etc. This perfectly hit the spot, a beautiful red wine with an enormous...More

1  Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Lucano's = Italy in Orkney! Lucano's is a pleasant place. The restaurant is one big room, which is light and airy. The staff are friendly, helpful, and attentive and ....mostly Italian! And the food.....the food is just gorgeous! Simply gorgeous - and plenty of it....More

1  Thank Bernie B
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Only had coffee and cake, but bright and cheerful and welcoming. Hope they keep busy, as you could walk past it.

1  Thank Crawford L
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

We have been to Lucanos a few times. It was a busy nigh and we were slightly disappointed with both the service which is usually first rate and the food on this particular evening. If your in Kirkwall please don't be put off - give...More

Thank Lynne F
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Ate here the last night of our cycling tour in the Orkneys before we caught the overnight ferry to the Shetlands. We managed to get an early table as they were 'fully booked' and got there around 5:30. Have to say the food was pretty...More

Thank Karl R
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Having read not so good reviews before the visit to Orkney, we decided to give it a try for a quick evening meal and came out satisfied. With limited time on hand before reaching the Peatfire Storey telling place at 8pm, we decided to drop...More

1  Thank LondonSB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31-33 Victoria Street, Kirkwall KW15 1DN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Orkney Islands  >  Mainland  >  Kirkwall
  • Phone Number: +44 1856 875687
  • E-mail
Welcome to Lucano – restaurant - cafe - pizzeria - bringing you freshly cooked Italian food for all times of the day. Whether you just want a cappuccino or three course lunch you’ll find it all here. Children's menu and also a full wine list available
from 11am.
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