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Luisenstrasse 40 | Kasernenstrasse 77A, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
+41 44 271 37 40
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the most delicious pizza in Zurich, my favorite is pizza Italia! Friendly team and relaxed environment!

Thank d0md0m33
Zurich, Switzerland
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As I work around the corner I eat about once a week in CUCINA. Although the restaurant does not really have unique dishes, their pasta and Pizzas are quite good and decently priced. Everyday, 3-5 menus are suggested as well as the pizza of the day. The staff is friendly and recognizes regulars.

Thank Acacio M
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Very genuine Italian pizza and pasta restaurant. We were a group of six and all of us enjoyed the dinner very much. The restaurant was very busy and fully occupied but the servers still kept a good mood and tried their best to serve well every customer. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank M3658JPlauraw
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

(First off: This review is about the original "Cucina" at Luisenstrasse/Langstrasse near Limmatplatz, not about their new subsidiary at Kasernenstrasse.) If you want to eat a really good pizza in Zurich, don't bother with any of the "Italian" restaurants in the old-town or at the lake side, the pizze and dishes of the restaurants there are average at best. The... More 

Thank wisenetizen
Glarus, Switzerland
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

The pizza is very good indeed. The service as mentioned by others, is not. And the menu promises more than it can keep (see title).

Thank Janine K
Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Went there tonight. Food was pretty good but the service was awful. Waited over 35 minutes for the beer I ordered and it only arrived after I asked a second waiter for it. Same applied for paying the bill, waited for nearly 20 minutes to pay. I would've thought that they would have wanted to have us pay and clear... More 

Thank Jakemccauley
Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Warm, friendly staff. Very attentive (constantly filling my glass, etc). Reasonably priced. BEST PIZZA IN SWITZERLAND. I will be back, with my wife and friends, many times. Keep up the good work, and don't change a thing!

Thank Jonathan H
Baar, Switzerland
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

good pizza and pasta in the langstrasse area, close to limmatplatz. book a table in advance as its very popular both for lunch and dinner.

Thank theflyindutch
Morelia, Mexico
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167 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

I went because of the reviews and it was ok. Pizza was good and the outdoor terrace is very nice. Sadly if you seat outside then it has to be smoking section and I hate that. Service was a bit slow but prices a fair and quality of pizza was good.

Thank RodrigoSigal
Zurich, Switzerland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

We are here to plan my birthday dinner, because we love the place, it is like eating at the family table, hearty Florentine cooking, excellent meat, only a few choices on the menu, but a menu is not needed, just ask what they have and take it blindly, as if mama were serving. Just a happy place, mainly frequented by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luisenstrasse 40 | Kasernenstrasse 77A, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Gewerbeschule
  • Neighborhood: Gewerbeschule
  • Phone Number: +41 44 271 37 40

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?