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Cucina

Gewerbeschule
Pizza & Pasta
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Luisenstrase 40, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 271 37 40
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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  • 13
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  • 8
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Go for the pizza!

I have been here 2x. First time had a pasta and second had a pizza. Prices are overall ok. As it pertains to Zurich's standards. I Strongly recommend the pizza's the oven seems to be a wood one which adds more flavor. I had a pizza called Lucy it was great! During the warmer months reservation is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I have been here 2x. First time had a pasta and second had a pizza. Prices are overall ok. As it pertains to Zurich's standards. I Strongly recommend the pizza's the oven seems to be a wood one which adds more flavor. I had a pizza called Lucy it was great! During the warmer months reservation is strongly suggested as... More 

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Zurich
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We've been here several times and the Pizza here is probably the best you can get in all of Zurich, truly outstanding. The service is friendly and well as mentioned the food is outstanding :-) Highly recommended!!

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Sydney, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Best to make a reservation as this is a very popular restaurant. The menu is well thought out, and yes it is Italian, but it is so authentic! I had gnocchi with Gorgonzola cheese sauce...so beautiful! The wine list is extensive, and I must add that much like most places in Switzerland that we ate, wine by the glass is... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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280 reviews 280 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
826 helpful votes 826 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We came with a party of 5 and found a nice restaurant in the heart of "Kreis 5" in Zurich. Service was very friendly. Despite the restaurant was only half full (if at all) it took quite a while until we received our food. Also it was not possible to make a half portion of pasta for our daughter. Sizes... More 

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Middlebury, Vermont
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71 reviews 71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My friends and I happened upon Cucina’s just by chance, and it was a very pleasant surprise. Cucina’s is a bit off the beaten path, and when the restaurant that we were searching for was closed that Sunday afternoon, we were excited to happen upon Cucina’s Italian eatery, which was open and very welcoming! We passed up the inviting outdoor... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were there as a group of friends with children. The environment was lovely. The service was quick and attentive. Most importantly the food taste awesome, and the prices were normal for Swiss standards. I strongly suggest it, but don't forget to make a reservation since it seemed pretty busy.

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Switzerland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

They do make a very good wood oven pizza, if it is the best of Zurich can be debated ;) I also like Don Leone (great atmosphere) or even Taverne. It is rather busy and especially if you like to sit outside in the summer reservations are recommended. Service was very kind and attentive, special requests like additional toppings are... More 

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Beaver Creek, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good food and speedy, friendly service. Many locals seem to eat here. Try the curry pasta dish, "inferno." Very inventive.

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Küsnacht, Zurich, Switzerland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Cucina offers a large variety of italian food. Pizza is at its best from wood oven - thin and crispy. Lovely italian wines and nice location.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

absolutely best pizza in zurich. service is kind and fast, prices are correct. nice sitting outside in summer, a bit too crowded in the inside.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Luisenstrase 40, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighborhood: Gewerbeschule
  • Phone Number: +41 44 271 37 40

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza & Pasta

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