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JA 1, Sector 3, Salt Lake | Hyatt Regency Kolkata, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
+91 33 2517 1661
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Located off the lobby, La Cucina, an Italian restaurant in Kolkata and...
Located off the lobby, La Cucina, an Italian restaurant in Kolkata and bar, offers a wide variety of wine and authentic Italian cuisine with sophistication and warmth in a contemporary ambience.Fresh imported ingredients, homemade pasta and a wood fire pizza oven emphasize the elements of home cooking and have made it the most popular Italian restaurant of the city. Private dining space and Club at the Hyatt (CATH) facilities are available for the interested guests.The exclusive walk through floor to ceiling wine library displays 150 bottles of heritage and new world wines with a collection of Italian aperitifs campari, martini, premium whisky and beers; making it unique in its class. The library bar offers a wide selection of Italian, Australian, French and American wines with seating options.Connoisseurs and experts of wine impart additional information to guests to choose & savor from the collection of world renowned wine.The week starts with a pampering Sundays special Pranzo Di Domenica, an exclusive Sunday lunch at La Cucina serving antipasti and dolci buffet, along with pasta, risotto, vegetarian and non-vegetarian main course served directly from the pan to the plate.
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Good for:
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 27
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Italian in town

Only place that serves tagliate and the best steak in town. Thanks to chef Samir and manager kaushik for always taking the best care of their clients and whipping up excellent off the menu items when customers would like a change from the normal pizza-pasta Italian.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
Zaina A
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Preston, England, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Special occasions
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63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Preston, England, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Only place that serves tagliate and the best steak in town. Thanks to chef Samir and manager kaushik for always taking the best care of their clients and whipping up excellent off the menu items when customers would like a change from the normal pizza-pasta Italian.

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HyattRegency_K0lkata, Manager at La Cucina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Hyatt Regency Kolkata. Thank you for your valuable feedback and sharing your dining experience with us. We are glad to know that you had an wonderful dine-out at La Cucina. It was a great pleasure serving you and looking forward to welcome you back to the hotel during your next visit to the city. With best... More 

Evanston, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This restaurant was a surprise hit. I didn't expect such authentic Italian food in Kolkata. The pasta was made in-house, the meat was tender, and the salad was fresh (and safe for my weak, American stomach). For dessert we had the chocolate bomb and it was to die for. For the uninitiated, it's vanilla ice cream, fudge, and cherry compote... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Great Italian restaurant having good wine selection where the sommelier assists the guests in combining the wine with the food. Perhaps the only restaurant in the city which serves authentic Italian cuisine. They have great appetisers and salads too. A perfect place to enjoy food with your better half with a great view away from the din and bustle of... More 

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Kolkata
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146 reviews 146 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

They had a fixed course by course meal. A good collection of wine too. Good food. Service could have been better. Enjoyed ourselves.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I think this place has the best Italian cuisine in the city, good ambiance and good selection of wine. The place lacks majorly in service, the staff are absolutely cold and un-friendly. The class n level of service u expect out of a 5 star is not there. When we finished our meal, the staff who came to clear our... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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159 reviews 159 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
296 helpful votes 296 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The most magnum opus spread ever seen yet during our today's Italian Sunday Pranzo (Brunch) visit at La Cucina. It's 5 star establishment so one will be spoiled and pampered like anything. Ambiance was class apart. Once entered the restaurant started with a confusion as my reservation details were not available with them. The brunch offer was sold out. However... More 

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I would rate this as definitely the best Italian resteraunt in town. Yummy and authentic Italian. Great decor and good wait staff. A must visit for pizza lovers.

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Top Contributor
186 reviews 186 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I wouldn't normally eat Italian at an Indian hotel. However, I had recently landed and wanted a quick dinner before bed and the concierge highly recommended La Cucina and he was right to do so. I had soup and a seafood linguine, both of which were really good. It is a nicely designed and the service was very good. If... More 

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Delhi
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64 reviews 64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Sunday brunch buffet was quite average. Cold buffet could have been few shades better in terms of offerings. Dishes served at the table were good. Service was very good.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I will start with this dessert that was simply awesome on that day. Must be tasted. The ambiance was good. Variety of wine was limited but the overall dinner experience was fabulous. Please remember that this a restaurant from Hyatt, so be prepared for big budget meals. On this note, I must tell that it's a bit overpriced restaurant but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: JA 1, Sector 3, Salt Lake | Hyatt Regency Kolkata, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: +91 33 2517 1661

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 27
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Located off the lobby, La Cucina, an Italian restaurant in Kolkata and bar, offers a wide variety of wine and authentic Italian cuisine with sophistication and warmth in a contemporary ambience.Fresh imported ingredients, homemade pasta and a wood fire pizza oven emphasize the elements of home cooking and have made it the most popular Italian restaurant of the city. Private dining space and Club at the Hyatt (CATH) facilities are available for the interested guests.The exclusive walk through floor to ceiling wine library displays 150 bottles of heritage and new world wines with a collection of Italian aperitifs campari, martini, premium whisky and beers; making it unique in its class. The library bar offers a wide selection of Italian, Australian, French and American wines with seating options.Connoisseurs and experts of wine impart additional information to guests to choose & savor from the collection of world renowned wine.The week starts with a pampering Sundays special Pranzo Di Domenica, an exclusive Sunday lunch at La Cucina serving antipasti and dolci buffet, along with pasta, risotto, vegetarian and non-vegetarian main course served directly from the pan to the plate.

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