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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • 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 yesterday via mobile

We were told by our B&B owner that this is a good restaurant, and indeed it is. The menu is maily Italian, plenty to choose from and good. We were there on a wednesday night and it looked like we (50+) were the youngest that...More

Thank Hans V
Reviewed yesterday

Had an amazing meal and great wine selection from the patio where a guitarist played romantic melodies. The menu is extensive and our selections were suberb as was the wine. Hostess and servers helpful and very hospitable. The surroundings are simply beautiful as were the...More

Thank Carley M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in Sedona for 3 nights, and went to Cucina Rustica on our first night to celebrate a birthday. We couldn't have landed in a better spot. We were seated inside, next to a great guitarist. Food and ambience were perfect. We returned for...More

Thank embracelife1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Last time at Cucina Rustica the food came out cold. After sending it back it came out cold again. In defense of restaurant they had a large party there at the time; however, they should have foreseen this and brought aboard additional staff that evening....More

1  Thank Gato23
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's clear that Cucina Rustica takes care to prepare delicious and satisfying food; our meal was delicious! I also loved the eclectic ambiance, romantic lighting, and tasteful touches make all of the rooms feel unique. I would definitely return to this restaurant if I'm in...More

1  Thank chin1ta
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our bed and breakfast hosts suggested we try Café Rustica, and we are SO glad we did. One enters through an arbor of miniature lights. Once inside, I felt as if I were at a restaurant in Italy. The medium/large room in which we ate...More

1  Thank Toran I
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow what a cool restaurant. The Décor is beautiful! Acoustic music in each room was the perfect touch. Dinner was delicious. Great wine list. Awesome service!

Thank jimandsandy_12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here and the menu is everything you want in an Italian restaurant. We had not made reservations so opted to sit in the bar area instead of a 45 min wait. The bar was actually quieter than the noise coming from the...More

Thank cindysquyres
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a romantic dinner with my husband here while visiting Sedona. The pasta is fresh and amazing tasting.

Thank JudyMoody11
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is lovely, The classic type guitar music was not obtrusive to good conversation. Appetizers were tasty and generous, then it went down hill. The special of the day was rack of lamb with roasted potatoes and asparagus, the most expensive thing available that...More

Thank Judy S
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Sharon G
Carry out?
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
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?
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
Gluten free menu? Gluten free pasta ?
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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
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.