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Luca's Mediterranean Cafe

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10 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3757
+1 603-358-3335
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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League City, Texas
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231 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was perfect, friendly and attentive for our family of six. It's a relatively small restaurant with maybe 20 tables or so. Atmosphere is great with a beautiful setting on the village green. Salads were good. Soup was excellent. Pasta and shrimp were fresh and flavorful. Our teen daughter gave her pasta dish a 9 of 10.

Thank Brenda M
Sharon, Connecticut
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139 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Our daughter and her family live near Keene and we visit now and then. A year or so ago, we ate here and it was quite possibly the best Italian meal we've ever had in the USA -- quite on par with Italy's finest. We just returned to Luca's the Saturday after Thanksgiving, 2016 and were just as delighted with... More 

Thank Jody1975
Keene, New Hampshire
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Food and service always awesome I always bring my niece (in law) here for her birthday - they always do something special with her dessert presentation. Have brought friends from NY here - they were very impressed and surprised to find a restaurant like this in Keene, NH

Thank Anne N
Keene, New Hampshire
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166 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This place really hops at the dinner hour, but also is a fine venue for a business lunch. We were one of 3-4 tables, and the place is quiet enough to talk easily. Nice varied menu, all items at our table were of high quality.

Thank LDWG
Boston, Massachusetts
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112 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed Luca's in Keene. The menu is very good and the service was decent. They asked on the phone if it was a special occasion and I replied "yes"...an anniversary. We were seated at a wonderful window seat overlooking the square, clearly reserved for our special occasion. A nice touch. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Vesper5555
Keene, New Hampshire
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is one of the finest restaurants in New Hampshire, Luca is a master chef as are his staff. Always a treat to eat here.

1 Thank johnrN7682GL
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was highly rated, but the food was really average. The caesar salad was not great, and I ordered a special of a pork trio, which had a lot of fat, and was really not that great. The server was very nice, but did not know about any of the wines.

2 Thank Annie S
Greenfield Center, New York
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

After writing several of my own reviews, I looked to Trip Advisor for their suggestions for Keene. Luca's was #1, I concur. Not only was the meal fabulous (farm fresh food, outstanding flavor combinations) but in talking with Luca, we learned that he is very environmentally aware and active. He is working on reducing his carbon footprint and completing the... More 

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I went here for a late birthday dinner and it was absolutely delicious! There weren't too many people there, so we got great service, and the food was fantastic. There were 5 of us, and everyone only had good things to say about their meals. I'd highly recommend it if you're in the area!

1 Thank dkbeland
Akron, Ohio
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Has the beets and pulled duck for appetizers, the pork shank(x2) for main course and chocolate pyramid and limoncello cake for desert. Paired it all with a nice st suprey cab. Simply amazing flavors, great texture and absolute deliciousness. Think that about sums it up.

Thank jalapenodaved

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Central Sq, Keene, NH 03431-3757
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Keene
  • Phone Number: +1 603-358-3335

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?