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La Cucina Cafe Pizzeria and Spaghetti House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza
151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
+1 902-481-6367
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
“warm bread” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to frequent La Cucina when it was located in Bible Hill (near Truro) some years ago & always enjoyed their menu offerings. Since it is now at Dartmouth Crossing, I do not get there as often so it was a nice treat to...More

Thank SuncatcherTruro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First I have to say the waitress was sweet but very over worked. Our bottle of wine arrived promptly but it took 30 minutes four our room temperature spinach avocado dip to arrive. It was rather bland in flavour but had a nice texture. Another...More

Thank dandee2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for dinner and I was looking forward to a good pasta dinner and I was disappointed. The restaurant was clean and tiny. I ordered the Rustico Zuppa and I was expecting something homemade and it tasted like it cam from a can. The...More

Thank Sandro Z
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I really did enjoy the food, and the staff was really friendly. The decor wasn't spectacular, but it wasn't terrible either. I would recommend this restaurant.

Thank JenCanadian
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to get takeout- I ordered pizza and my finance got a pasta dish. My pizza was undercooked and tasteless with little sauce. There was a generous portion of chicken on the pizza but it was dry. The pasta was okay but nothing...More

Thank janellebrett
Reviewed 20 July 2017

One of my husband's favorite restaurants. They offer a nice variety of pasta dishes. I've tried several and happy with them all - not large portions but plenty along with the warm bread that comes with them and the ceasar salad we typically order as...More

Thank 765glennab
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We enjoyed our meal of Spaghetti Bolognese and salads (Caesar and Spinach). All were tasty and adequate portions. The meal came with a small bread loaf. Service was friendly and reasonably prompt. Cost with coffee, tax and tip was $62C.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 9 June 2017

My wife and I plus a friend went to location in Bayers Lake this evening. We arrived about 5:25 pm and we received our drinks fairly promptly. We ordered the meal at around 5:35, the two Ladies ordering off the menu and I ordered off...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My husband and I plus another couple ate there a few weeks ago. The waiter was very nice. Our food was okay but the muscles tasted funky. Not the best. My husband threw up and was sick for the rest of the evening. Be careful...More

1  Thank Susan C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had lunch here today with my kids (5 of them) for Mother's Day. The service was great, food was delicious and prices were very reasonable. The Alfredo Mare Mare was delicious!!! My daughter and I split the dish and they brought it out in two...More

Thank luvlabor
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Response from Myrtle C | Reviewed this property |
My recollection is that gluten free options are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 16
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 902-481-6367
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At La Cucina we have a passion for good food and fun whether you have two hours or twenty minutes. Our casual full-service restaurant presents a feast for the senses with a second helping of la vita bella! For lunch or dinner, whether you are celebrating one of life's momentous occasions or just feel like enjoying a home-cooked meal, La Cucina is the one dining experience that has all the right ingredients.Hope to see you soon!
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