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La Cucina

40 St. Clements Street, Oxford OX4 1AG, England
+44 1865 793811
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (43 reviews)
“pappardelle” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 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 6 days ago

La Cucina, (The Kitchen) is as authentic an Italian restaurant I have dined at in the UK hitherto. Indeed, it has dishes beyond pasta and pizza, which are imaginative. For my meal, I ordered the stuffed sardines. They were absolutely delicious, and lovingly prepared. I...More

Thank Sandi S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I first came across this place ok Deliveroo and there was a misunderstanding over the order. The staff were a bit standoffish and rude then but on today's visit, I found the staff to be delightful! Previously, I had had the garlic pizza, gnocchi, spaghetti...More

Thank Doug T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in for dinner and got a table by the window, the place looked very clean and the staff was friendly, althought we waited about 15 min for someone to take our order the rest of the service was spot on, the food looked...More

Thank Barcha88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How interested are you in discovering the many hidden delights within authentic Italian cuisine? Curious? Then La Cucina's Saporita evenings are designed with you in mind. Each Saporita (these take place 3 or 4 times a year) has a designated topic, namely the food and...More

Thank holligin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for an early dinner on Saturday and were greeted by friendly staff.As usual the food was of a very high standard and small touches ,such as complimentary olives and breadsticks etc , added to the enjoyment of the meal.With the consistency of good...More

Thank Ged C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our early dinner here it's great it's open all day it's off the main road of the city so nice and relaxed beautiful food services with a friendly face.

Thank murphy-monkey
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I will recommend this restaurant. Nice and friendly restaurant, with professional staff. We were 4 people eating different courses, All very pleased. The restaurant has a quite standard italian restaurant menu. Wine list ok, but a little short - maybe. OK wines at affordable prices....More

Thank IngeClausen
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Wednesday night. Very welcoming, good service, great food, good price. I would definitely recommend this Italian restaurant.

Thank j10646
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We keep coming back to La Cucina because it's so consistent. There are new specials every week or so, and the standard menu accommodates everyone. Have been there with gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian etc friends and everyone always enjoys their meal. The staff are really welcoming...More

1  Thank lozdiningout
Reviewed 8 July 2017

My brother and I stumbled across La Cucina when we were up in Oxford for a day. What a great discovery. We were warmly welcomed on arrival, and the service was excellent. The staff were attentive, but not annoyingly so, they were professional, and really...More

Thank Naomi H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • 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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
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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