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Scopa Caffe Cucina

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141 Cuba Street | corner of Cuba and Ghuznee Streets, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4-384 6020
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08:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 23:00
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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137 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We went here on a Tuesday and had their $8 12" Margarita Pizza. It was fresh and tasty and reasonably priced. Service was friendly and good!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Pizza and service always good at Scopa. Had a good selection of their pizzas today - all very tasty. Recommend the prosciutto, mushroom and rocket pizza with a cold Peroni!

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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Years ago, when we lived in Wellington, my family and I often visited Il Casino, the first Italian restaurant in the Kiwi capital, owned and run by a "genuine" Italian (there weren't many then). Fast forward thirty years and his son is managing Scopa, a nice and modern looking restaurant, in the heart of the capital, one of now many... More 

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Thank Christine F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

this little place makes a good pizza and the best hot chocolate you will ever taste, after tasting i had two (over two days) and i never drink hot chocolate. i tried other pizza bars and this one was the better choice

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New Zealand
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101 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We brought our friend from overseas here as we were so impressed the other time we ate at Scopa. We ordered the Oxtail Ravioli which was TINY. My partner was still hungry so dug into my pizza which was delicious. Our friend ordered the spaghetti and said although it was tasty, it was quite watery. Maybe an off night? We'll... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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262 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

On a rainy day, I had my lunch here. I ordered Minstroni soup and a pizza and they were both great. They were very tasty and the price was good too.

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New York City, New York
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138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Brunch! Ordered a mimosa - barely felt/tasted the alcohol. The caprese was fantastic. Mozzarella was fresh, the tomatoes just right, and the spices/oil was delish. Service was good

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Sunshine Coast BC
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228 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We stopped in here for a coffee and something light to eat and there were some good options on the menu. Their coffee is excellent and instead of fries or wedges we had a bowl of roast potatoes which were very tasty indeed! Friendly staff, nice open friendly atmosphere and one more great place on Cuba Street in Wellington.

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Los Angeles, California
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent pizza with many variations - Peroni on tap is reason enough to go! (Such a huge plus!) Sit at the semi-circular bar for even speedier food service. Reasonable prices, central location, and a fun, vibrant atmosphere. Well done!

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Seattle, Washington
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116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We're visiting Wellington and was perusing Cuba street. Looking for a place to eat at that was catching our eye as far as cuisine and prices. Italian sounded good even though the prices in most restaurants were quite high. This one was the least expensive but not by much. The food turned out really good. She had a pizza and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Cuba Street | corner of Cuba and Ghuznee Streets, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 6020

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