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La Cucina

40 St. Clements Street, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
+44 1865 793811
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (50 reviews)
“pappardelle” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 St. Clements Street, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve been coming here ever since our children were tiny. It is our family favourite for a lunch. It’s the whole package - cosy atmosphere, friendly staff, and delicious, fresh food. Our children tend to stick to the pizza and pasta, whilst my husband and...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Cuttlefish (its sister restaurant next door) has become a favourite restaurant of ours and we hadn't been to La Cucina for a little while, but visited the other day and were reminded how brilliant it is. The staff are always exceptionally friendly and efficient. We...More

Thank lesleyd143
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only had half an hour to get lunch due to parking restrictions coupled with a long journey home. The staff were extremely helpful in advising what would be the quickest option. We decided on flatbread with cheese, tomato and olive topping, accompanied by a...More

Thank Shirleyivy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been visiting this restaurant since my children were studying at Oxford Brookes. (That's since 2006; about a year after they opened.) Wonderful food, cooked in an open kitchen with huge bowls of the most appetising veg and herbs I've ever seen atop a...More

Thank Cecily C
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Went as part of a big group and restaurant coped really well with it - food served quickly as we had preordered and they had our names with our food to avoid confusion. Food was really tasty, had a lovely goats cheese salad, some great...More

Thank bifflet
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It was truly a delight to eat in this restaurant. I was able to sit close to the kitchen and converse with the friendly and informative chefs. The food was beautifully presented and expertly cooked. The rabbit was a particular delight; incredibly tender and tasty....More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is one of the truly great family eating places in Oxford. Excellent and traditional Italian dishes, served in a friendly, stimulating and enjoyable environment. Motzarella and Pizza are probably the best in Oxford. Guests enjoy eating in the company of tourists and locals, all...More

Thank camayu2015
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Wonderful meal pre Half Marathon. Top quality pizzas and starters. V attentive and friendly staff and nice atmosphere

Thank WollatonPete
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Arrived at 9pm and they did not have any more pizzas so we ordered pasta instead. Not bad but not great, quite average. There are much better italian restaurants ni Oxford

1  Thank PeatMoors
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Great restaurant geat service lovely food just what we wanted for an evening out in oxford on a thursday night

Thank mrpeterwoo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 St. Clements Street, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 793811
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