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1 Forest Ave Kirwan, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
Lots of toppings will fill you up.

There are a lot of great pizza places in Townsville and this is one of the best. Lots and lots of toppings and very tasty. My favourite is Ham and Pineapple, always lots left as its so filling

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Far North Queensland - Australia
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Far North Queensland - Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

There are a lot of great pizza places in Townsville and this is one of the best. Lots and lots of toppings and very tasty. My favourite is Ham and Pineapple, always lots left as its so filling

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I do not understand why this is down the bottom. This is the best Italian I have had in Australia! It's absolutely delicious and I come here regularly. The prices are good and the restaurant is very relaxed and chilled. I wish they had table service for your drinks though ;)

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Far North Queensland - Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Townsville has heaps of pizza choices, this place makes the best pizza. The topping is so thick and high quality, normally we eat two pizza between three adults, we couldnt eat one pizza it was so filling and totally yummy. Definitely worth waiting for, the pasta is super and the folded pizza - calzone is very good, but I prefer... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Okay so I haven't tried everything here but holy crap the pasta is epic. The gnocchi is probably some of the best I have ever had and I have been to Italy. It's a small place but you go out for food right. I also love how it's so old school and also really cheap. Massive feeds too.

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Townsville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We've been going to La Cucina for years with never a disappointment. As a pizza fanatic, I have to say La Cucina's are amongst the best I've ever had anywhere! And the spinach and ricotta cannelloni is and absolute delight. The venue is a bit small and can unexpectedly get very busy, so it's a good idea to phone ahead... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

I first found this restaurant a few months ago and was pleasantly surprised with the high quality Italian cuisine served. La Cucina is a hidden gem in Kirwan and a must visit for Italian lovers in Townsville. The pizzas are excellent and i now make sure i return to this restaurant everytime i go back to the ville. Can get... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

The pizza and pasta are great though on a busy night a bit of a wait can occur.

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

I live close to La Cucina and eat at this restaurant on a regular basis. The venuw itself is quite small with only a few tables which means your food comes out quicker than normal. The food itself is exceptional which is why I flet compelled to write this review. The pizzas are some of the best I've had in... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 1 Forest Ave Kirwan, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville

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  • Cuisine: Italian

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