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La Cucina

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40 St. Clements Street, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
+44 1865 793811
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful authentic Italian food. Incredibly reasonably priced and a good portion size, good service and friendly staff. Penne bolognese well recommended. Looking forward to coming here again!

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Thank Sam E
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Service attentive without being intrusive. We were looked after superbly. We were treated like family although this was our first visit. Food was better than excellent - can recommend the ravioli.

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Thank Terencegeorge
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was greart, proper italian tastes and aromas! Great cosy atmosphere, excellent service and value for money. Will definitely go back!

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Thank nicole a
Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went few times to La cucina and I always had a great time and superb food! It has an open kitchen where you can see the chefs cooking. You can also talk to the chefs and ask about the specials or the menu.

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Thank Markuk29
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved the supplements and tasty imported water. My fellow water connoisseurs and I could not decide on whether the water had subtle flavours of paprika, mint or caramel, it was really a treat. Falafel was also suggested as a possible flavour and while it would be hard to infuse water and falafel if anyone could do it it would... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Oxford for some Italian food and found a 'little gem' in La Cucina. Service was prompt and efficient and food fantastic. My husband had the pasta with mussels 'special' which was one of the best pasta dishes he has ever tasted. I had your standard 'pepperoni pizza' but it was a step above many others. Thank you;... More 

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Thank emilywil68
Charlbury, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious Italian food, in a friendly, warm atmosphere, fab as always. Great menu with some really delicious specials.

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Thank Nikki M
oxford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Late birthday meal with friends, I suggested the lovely friendly La Cucina. As usual, I and my friends were not disppointed with the fabulous meal. The staff were as always friendly and helpful. The food was lovely. I had Pizza Diavola which was huge and full of flavour. I may be trying the Calzon’pizza Vesuvio which my friend had and... More 

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Thank 90caz_c
Verona, Italy
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128 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I liked this restaurant because it can boast "truly" Italian cook and personnel, truly Italian products, and almost genuine Italian menu. I say "almost" because there are some options and flavors that unfortunately have been "contaminated" by some kind of local taste for garlic and spices...Too much in my opinion in some dishes...I had the pleasure to talk to the... More 

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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Fabulous food fresh yummy yummy real Italian may need a reservation on weekends reasonably priced excellent service

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $31
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 St. Clements Street, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 793811

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?