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Cucina Rustica

7000 State Route 179, Village of Oak Creek, Sedona AZ 86351, Sedona, AZ 86351-9270
+1 928-284-3010
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7000 State Route 179, Village of Oak Creek, Sedona AZ 86351, Sedona, AZ 86351-9270
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are from Az and have never left the state then you might think that this is good Italian food , it is not. This fake Italian so called cusine is prepared by an entirely Mexican crew...... It is insulting to anyone who has...More

Thank PattycakeSarasota
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed a dinner with friends, was greeted by a wonderful host, was seated immediately (reservations!), and was treated to some of the best Italian cuisine I have had in Arizona. On the east side of Sedona, actually situated in Oak Creek, do yourselves a favor...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A number of people recommended this restaurant so we visited on our last evening in Sedona. We were looking forward to it but were so disappointed! First, it wasn't a very busy evening, but it took more than 10 minutes and my husband walking up...More

Thank newlywednyc
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

No complaints about the food whatsoever, we had the chicken house special and the salmon- good flavour and perfectly cooked. Tiramisu and the limoncello affogato was also delicious. The service however ruined our meal...our waiter was incredibly pushy and his lines were so rehearsed. Instead...More

Thank ash21
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has superb food, service, and atmosphere. You almost feel like you're at home. Given the more famous restaurants in the Sedona area, this restaurant often gets overlooked. Don't do that. The food is extremely tasty. The servers go out of their way to...More

1  Thank vegascr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for six anniversary everything was wonderful fast and friendly and you can't go wrong going to Cachina Rustica.

1  Thank Scott D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in "The Collective" formerly Tequa Plaza, Lisa Dahl has done a fantastic job on designing this restaurant to look & feel like you are in Italy. It's very romantic, cozy and serves authentic Italian dishes. It is a little pricy but well worth the...More

1  Thank Stashatrout
Reviewed 1 week ago

All of Lisa Dahl's restaurants are very good or excellent, and this is one of the four restaurants she has in Sedona. The food was excellent, as was the service and the live music. The restaurant is charming and comfortable.

1  Thank Ben S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere, food, service are FANTASTIC at Cucina Rustica. The wine list includes wine from $38 to $300, and the low end wines are amazing. Lisa Dahl has 4 restaurants in Sedona, and this is the best of them. Order anything - you can't go...More

1  Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding Italian cuisine. Great menu, perfectly executed, excellent wine menu and attentive service. We had a special birthday meal for a party of seven and could not have been happier. We try to eat here every trip to Sedona and have never been disappointed. GF...More

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Sharon G
23 April 2017|
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Response from ChefLisaDahl | Property representative |
It depends on how busy the restaurant is. It might be too busy on a Saturday night in High Season but only the kitchen can determine that. The number is 928-284-3010
Lee W
8 April 2017|
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Response from ChefLisaDahl | Property representative |
We allow service dogs on the patio however due to Yavapai County regulations we do not allow non service dogs on the front patio. We do have a back patio which is rarely used but we are allowed to use it for our guests with... More
Mary Ellen D
27 February 2017|
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Response from ChefLisaDahl | Property representative |
We do have gluten free pasta. It is a corn orzo and it is delcious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7000 State Route 179, Village of Oak Creek, Sedona AZ 86351, Sedona, AZ 86351-9270
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
  • Phone Number: +1 928-284-3010
  • E-mail
In the lovely village of Oak Creek, Sedona you'll find a gem...The doorway to the imagination awaits you here. Old World decor with hand-crafted antique doors and ornate iron gates from around the world, draw you in then transport you back in time. The restaurant wraps its arms around you and settles you into a dining experience that many foodies seek out, but rarely find. The restaurant has won numerous awards of excellence for food and service, as well as Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for 10 consecutive years. You will see Chef Lisa Dahl almost every evening visiting with guests, signing her award-winning cookbook, and in the kitchen paying close attention to every detail to ensure you'll have the most enjoyable dining experience. Happy Hour: Sunday-Thursday 4:30-6PM.
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