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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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“lasagna” (32 reviews)
“bread” (66 reviews)
“salad” (38 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1780 Chandlers Ln, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4366
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service at this restaurant is always good. The atmosphere belies the exterior; and, while somewhat crowded it is very enjoyable and easy to feel very much at home while being served quite tasty Italian and seafood specialties.

Thank Stevews
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I have loved this restaurant since it changed hands a year or so ago. Food great and it still is but last night really soured me on the place. We had made reservations for 4 and clearly advised them we had one in a wheelchair...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Great bang for your buck and the food is excellent!! Good wine selection, nice atmosphere. If you are looking for Italian and great comfort food this is the place to go.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My friend and I just ate here tonight and the food was very flavorful. The bread was out of this world to start things off. I had the Mussels Josephine that is better than any I have ever had. It was just the right size...More

Thank MomMartin
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is our go-to restaurant for special occasions. You can dress up or not; it's classy and cozy at the same time. Service and food are superb. It's a popular venue so reservations are highly recommended.

Thank Irish-Rambler-Va
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious, excellent service, exceptional food. Lasagna, mahi, scallops, manicotti... Love the crusty bread and fresh salads.

Thank carolyn d
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This quiet little restaurant was the perfect setting for a family New Years celebration. The service was exceptional. The food DELICIOUS! and plentiful. Everyone in our party felt satisfied and eager to return for another wonderful meal (Even the vegetarian in our group found appetizers...More

Thank marian g
Reviewed 3 January 2018

One of the best Italian restaurants I have experienced. Excellant food, wine, service, and atmosphere. My wife is a full blooded Italian and she and her family are excellent cooks. Very particular about their food and how it is prepared. She loved her meal;chicken marsala....More

Thank CFCounselor
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times and I love the place especially now that they have enclosed the entrance. The aroma of garlic greets you as you walk in. Garlic bread is to die for. Last night I had the stuffed shells with meat sauce....More

1  Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We dine here every time we are in Brunswick County! Never have we been disappointed. Food is wonderful ( try the Penne ala Vodka)!! We live in Raleigh and have lots of Italian restaurants to choose from, but this is our favorite place and prices...More

1  Thank Maples84
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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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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