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La Cucina Italian Grill

1780 Chandlers Ln, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4366
+1 910-579-9777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (66 reviews)
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1780 Chandlers Ln, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4366
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Everything on the menu is delicious including the bar drinks! We go there every chance we get. Friendly helpful service, clean, good prices, interesting dining room, and easy to find.

Thank Margo444
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The wife and I have a great time sitting at the tiny bar. We enjoyed the moderately priced cocktails in addition to the large portioned pasta dishes. The wait staff was attentive and showed their appreciation for our business...we'll definitely return and this is a...More

Thank NoVABill
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Good food great service, we ate here for Valentines and the food was excellent! They even gave me a rose for the occasion.

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had not eaten here in a couple of years, but had always enjoyed the food; this time not so much. The service left much to be desired. The menus and food were literally tossed at us. We ordered a fried calamari appetizer for starters...More

2  Thank Lowcountry7
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is our go to place when we want "good" Italian food and don't want to travel too far. Every dish that I ever have had here has been very good. Their Specials are usually outstanding for the evening. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The bread was excellent, the spagetti and meatballs was ordered by two of us and both really enjoyed the meal and the left-overs. The other person ordered a chicken dish that we all tasted and it too was a hit! With plenty for 2-3 at...More

Thank tarheelrider
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Its hard to find good italian food...or should I say food close to us northerners have come to love and this restaurant does the job.

Thank deg62us
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Don't let the unprepossessing exterior dissuade you. The food is excellent. I had crab cake special for hors d'oeuvres; thin, but with plenty of crab (and we notice these things in the DC-Baltimore area). The veal piccata over pasta was excellent and although I'm not...More

Thank nodedet
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Make sure you make a reservation. The place holds about 50 people and is packed at dinner time. Food is absolutely worth the wait. We waited 30 minutes and I would wait longer knowing what awaits. Make sure to eat here if you are in...More

Thank Biteme1986
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We eat here a couple times a month and always find the food prepared fresh and hot and the service excellent. Often, we request special things like using a different form of pasta or no mushrooms in certain dishes and the kitchen staff always have...More

Thank markfarner58
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Brian H
3 March 2018|
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Response from kjmarks57 | Reviewed this property |
IT would be best to contact the restaurant directly. The group of (about 16 people) I took to La Cucina was seated at 2 tables, side by side. We went at lunch time.
10 November 2017|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, for dinner. Remember that places close a bit earlier around here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1780 Chandlers Ln, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4366
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sunset Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-9777
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