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Cucina at the JW Marriott Phuket Resort

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$$ - $$$
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231 Moo3 Mai Khao, Mai Khao, Phuket 83110 , Thailand
+66 76 338 000
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Maybe some of the best lasagna we have ever had, BUT we were constantly killing bugs at our feet, on our table, in the lampshade above our table. Not a fine dining experience at all. Avoid this place. There is good lasagna elsewhere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely Italian dinner for the last night of our vacation. Food price is par with North America, but the quality of good is par with any good restaurant in Italy. My husband and my step son loved their pizzas. My black truffle ravioli was delicious. It's our first time having home made black Truffle ice cream, delicious.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been here with wife, needless to say that i was expecting a good dinner in one of the jw marriott restaurants and expectations were totally met. This italian restaurant is offering great food quality and nice ambience as well, i would definetly recommed. Chef Andrea, fellow italian, know how to do his job and won't make you miss italian food... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

If you like chewing on shoe leather, you will enjoy their steaks....Overpriced restaurant. Thailand is attractive for a number of reasons, include price/value. Why travel to Thailand and pay US prices? Last time I do that. Fortunately, I found out quickly the scam. They get you way out of down so you are trapped with limited alternatives. Greedy people...

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Why bother going to an Italian restaurant in Phuket? Because it is damn good. Lasagna, pizzas, gnocchi, risotto, all very tasty, interesting, and relatively cheap. The chef is creative and talented. Service is rather slow but food quality compensates any mistake. Well done.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

If you are looking for Italian food - look no further! Dinner at Cucina was met with outstanding service and meal. Had a great corner seat outside on the patio (with my name on the table!). Way cool. Dinner of Fritto Di Mare and a Risotto special (squid, fish, in a spicy sauce). Yum!!!

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

New chef great food What a vast improvement with the food after the new chef Andre came here. Excellent and authentic. It's far from town as JWMarriot is way up north of Phuket. But if your close by then it's worth while.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Had some great authentic Italian food recently at Cucina - which is located in the JW Marriott. As we are staying in the complex Cucina offers a good European balance vs the other options such as Andaman (grille), Kabuki (Japanese), Ginja (Thai), and Siam (continental). We tried the Antipasto platter, the Truffle Macaroni, the Spaghetti Vongole, as well as the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We dine at cucina almost every night during our stay at JwM. Excellent pizzas and pastas . Nice ambience and decent pricing. Kid and family friendly place . Service staff pamper you and a good complement to the joys of being in Marriott ! Love this restaurant

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

We arrived there very late due to the plane delayed; however, it was a great choice for us. Even though the restaurant was pack, we got a good service and great foods. The steak was too dry and a bit disappointment. I personally prefer a juicy steak. Beside that, every thing was good. We plan to go back sometime in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, European, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 Moo3 Mai Khao, Mai Khao, Phuket 83110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Thalang District  >  Mai Khao
  • Phone Number: +66 76 338 000

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?