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La Cucina

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103 North Washington St., Havre de Grace, MD 21078
+1 410-939-1401
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10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Havre de Grace, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I called to make reservations for 10 people, I asked for the back room for a little more privacy so that we could talk. The person who took the call was rude and insisted they'd "try" to put us in the back room. When we arrived, a waitress did take us to the back room and seated us (along... More 

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Havre de Grace, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

The pizza is amazing! The desserts are very good too. the pasta isn't bad and I definitely don't recommend the subs.

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Oak Hill,Virginia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

The worst Italian restaurant ever. Got a meatball sub, gross, tasted like canned sauce, cheese was hard and not a decent quality, bread soft and spongy, meatballs were ok but the sauce cheese and bread ruined this sub. Hubby got meatloaf was served with gnocchi. Again sauce horrible,meatloaf tasteless, gnocchi not cooked too hard, consistency of a gummy bears. In... More 

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Florissant, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

Servings are generous portions. Rarely can I not finish my plate, but this time I did push the bowl away. Lots of pasta served. Good eating.

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Thank Eric G
California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Very dark inside, we couldn't read the menu. We only wanted a quick bite. Thankfully the food came out quickly, it went downhill from there. The beef had a horrible taste, rancid almost. The ketchup out of a Heinz bottle was definitely not Heinz. Dark color and very vinegar flavor (definitely food service in a Heinz bottle). All the food... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Ate here with business colleagues. Food was ok. Restaurant lacks style and is quite dark Food is ok but not special. We had three starters and all were massive - as big as a main course which is wasteful. Mussels, calamari and brioche. For mains we had one of the specials which should have had crab, lobster and prawn. I... More 

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Columbia, MD
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

We stopped here for dinner on the way home from a business trip. It's a bad sign when salad is served with a packet of commercial dressing. And the salad mixture itself was unimaginative. On the other hand, I had an excellent chicken cacciatore. My husband had a meatball sandwich--on the recommendation of another Trip Adviser review. He found the... More 

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Baldwin, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended to have a great Italian meal in a down home setting. Little place with good good.

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Maryland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We keep going here because we want to like it. We want to support local independant business and want good local Italian food. Here's what it is. It's a pizzeria, dressed up a little bit, with an extended menu. It's still pizzeria quality food and pizzeria atmosphere, but with fine dining prices.

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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

If you are in Havre de Grace, La Cucina is a place to go. The food was great. The portions are large so be prepared. Our server, Misty, not only brought our food but gave us great information on events happening in the area. We will definitely make a trip back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 North Washington St., Havre de Grace, MD 21078
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Havre de Grace
  • Phone Number: +1 410-939-1401

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