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Cucina

Luisenstrase 40, Zurich 8005, Switzerland (Gewerbeschule)
+41 44 271 37 40
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Ranked #459 of 1,324 Restaurants in Zurich
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Gewerbeschule
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Gewerbeschule
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Switzerland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

When we arrived the place was full and were still seated inside (pavement seating is available) and the place was full. It is a little cramped (too many tables inside) but a great atmosphere with attentive staff. Food was good. We (corporate party) had various pizza/meat/fish dishes and the request to leave out(squid) was without question not a problem. Half... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I have been in Cucina twice and was always more than satisfied with the pizza. Actually with some few other restaurants, I consider Cucina one of the best italian restaurants in town. The service is good and special requests for pizza are accepted. The atmosphere in the restaurant is cozy and charming. Their wine card offers plenty of excellent wines.... More

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Wyckoff, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

One very nice waiter, seemed to be in charge and care. Greyish hair and earring. Food was not good. Pizza was just average, service except for man was terrible. Overpriced for what it is, and not exactly the nicest part if Zurich. Was excited to go, ended up disappointed ... Taking Tums.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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89 reviews 89 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Went here with two local friends. They each ordered pasta dishes (one was rabbiata, I forgot what the other was) and I ordered pizza pescatore. When the dishes came, on my pizza was -- nothing! Nary a piece of fish or anything, just tomato sauce. I asked the waiter if this was really pescatore and he shook his head and... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Their "Pizza Italia" is absolutely delicious and one of the best pizzas you can get in Zürich while not the cheapest. Their service is average while the atmosphere is relaxed. In my opinion, so far their pizzas are only matched by Grottino 77 in Aemtlerstrasse.

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Charleroi, Belgium
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Awesome pizza, nothing special about the bruschetta. The service definitely needs to be improved. They never spoke to us in English even if we didn't understand any German.. Could also explain why we never got served the right beer. It was also extremely slow. Would only recommend it if you speak German and have 2h30 for a simple dinner.

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