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La Cucina

La Cucina | Fairmont St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 8PN, Scotland
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible2%
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“antipasti” (6 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European
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La Cucina | Fairmont St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 8PN, Scotland
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Due to large party in main restaurant in the hotel, La Cucina was the 2nd option without having to head into the town. Soup for starter was average, plenty salt needed. Mains, Spag bol, good and large serving and a pizza was a pizza. Drinks,...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

La Cucina is a mediocre restaurant at best in a lovely hotel. The setting feels like a cafeteria, the food was dry and bland and the service was awful. After waiting 10 minutes to be approached we then enjoyed 20 minutes for drinks to arrive...More

Thank Millard112
Reviewed 6 July 2018

When you are traveling with your 80+ year old parents, it helps to have a nice spot on site after a day of sightseeing. La Cucina was very good (although they were out of Chianti the night we visited!). Excellent pizza and pasta. Everybody left...More

Thank meaton13
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Reasonable food if a little pricey for what it was but being in the fairmont you expect the price to be a bit more. I wouldnt queue up for another go...tony macaroni and a few others I've eaten in are as good ( maybe better)...More

Thank holdenp109
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

La Cucina is in the Fairmont Hotel in St Andrews. It's an easy option if you're staying at the hotel but not worth a trip out of town for. We had arranged to meet friends at 7 in the bar and asked for a table...More

Thank Boondoggler
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We went here on 1st night rather than go to golf clubhouse . The menu was of decent variety . The food was good and well presented . Service was good . If your a fan of Italian style food then this will be for...More

Thank reloader22
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Simple food, delivered stunningly well. Staff friendly, wine list fab. Would definitely score La Cucina 10/10. 5 star quality in relaxed surroundings.

Thank malibu_ruby80
Reviewed 9 June 2018

My mother, brother and I delighted in an early dinner here during our stay at the Fairmont St Andrews. Our hostess for the evening was Jessica, who was lovely and seated us promptly. We began our evening with garlic bread and selection of breads with...More

Thank quinni_224
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Do not get me wrong the service we received was very good and the food more than adequate but for the price I would have expected much better. The service from when first entered and throughout the meal was attentive, helpful and friendly. The food...More

Thank Als25629
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This is the only restaurant in the Fairmont Hotel at St Andrews (the other one, and better, is a short walk away in the golf clubhouse). Although it is ostensibly an Italian restaurant, and quite expensive, the food we had was bland and uninteresting. I...More

Thank Ian F
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Cucina | Fairmont St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 8PN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: 441338837000
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In the heart of the resort beats La Cucina, an Italian eatery offering delicious and simple dishes with the accent on taste. Encapsulating the charm of a classic Trattoria paired with contemporary flair, it possesses a relaxed and informal setting delivering quality cuisine. The menu focuses on freshly prepared 'Italian Greats' featuring an extensive selection of antipasti, gourmet pizza and pasta, daily specials, seafood, fish & meats. Enjoy authentic ingredients, beautiful recipes, cooked and served with passion. A dining experience for all, this bustling hub of the hotel is the perfect host to families, parties or that table for two. An eclectic menu of fabulous tastes and aromas, our Italian chef aims to incorporate the resort's coastal surroundings of the St Andrews Bay. His food reflects this, featuring locally caught seafood served with the freshest ingredients to create colourful plates. A wide selection to appeal to all palates, enjoy a dining experience that transports you to Italy for the evening. We look forward to welcoming you to our new dining outlet!
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