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La Cucina

40 St. Clements St, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
+44 1865 793811
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Ranked #49 of 491 Restaurants in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $31
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

The restaurant was chosen for its interesting menu which offers a slightly different selection of dishes. When we arrived, it turned out to be even more interesting with a lot of specials also available. I had monkfish wrapped in bacon,served with curly kale and a salsa verde. Delicious - best monkfish I have had for ages, moist and melting in... More

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oxford
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Four of us went on a Saturday night and at first sight it looked more like a cafe than a restaurant but we were taken through to a large back room which was much nicer. The waiter was one on the best I've encountered, being extremely informative, friendly efficient and getting the right balance without being intrusive. I had Calamari... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Visited La Cucina with my husband on a Saturday night. He had emailed midweek to book a table for us but on arrival we were told there was no record of that. We showed them the email and we were seated straight away. The tables are very small and we were seated right in front of the food hatch, next... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

Came for lunch. Great layout with the open kitchen. Clean and good service. I ordered pizza, which was excellent. Restaurant appears to be well looked after with attention to detail.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I went in this restaurant with my friends, i have to say i was scared because it's not so common to find a good italian restaurant abroad, especially if who said it's good is not italian :) However i have to admit that the pizza was really good, not excellent, but really good and the pasta also. It's a real... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Popped in at our son's suggestion after visiting our new grandson at the JR up the road. Very impressed by the staff, the buzz - on a Tuesday evening! - and the food. We'll definitely be back. Thanks!

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kidlington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

celebration with friends, extensive menu and specials board, staff very friendly and guided our party through the menu (catering for our vegan and veggie friends in the group), all of us enjoyed the evening and the atmosphere. liked the open kitchen

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Athens, Greece
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

It was among the possible places to eat but being towards the beginninig of the city and relatively further away than the Center would not probably have eaten there had it not bern for a sudden heavy rain,while I was 2 steps away from it.It was already 3pm,so I said 'go for it'.And what a delightful experience it had been.Being... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We were in Oxford for a wedding and had pre-booked this restaurant just off the internet. The restaurant was busy and staff were very welcoming. They gave us a lovely table and sorted drinks straight away. The waitress brought the specials board to the table and explained each meal on it. The food was excellent, served promptly and with a... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I am italian,I live here,l have tried most of the italian restaurant in Oxford.I can say for sure that "La Cucina"is the only one can be called italian restaurant.Lovely staff,top service,food really really good!Thank 's a lot to exist!!!! :D

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