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Ristorante La Cucina

Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 7, 18010 Santo Stefano al Mare, Italy
+39 0184 485040
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“fish” (4 reviews)
“many years” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 7, 18010 Santo Stefano al Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

A very nice cosy spot. Service was excellent and the food was 5 stars. If we return to area will will defo visit again

Thank rds9298
Reviewed 1 November 2017

First of all: the location: a delightful corner in Santo Stefano al Mare, in a square between old houses and the church, just a few steps from the sea. Within walking distance there is also the San Lorenzo al Mare-Ospedaletti cycling and walking track, delicious...More

Thank Brun066
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Been coming here on and off once or twice a year for many years. You cannot be disappointed. Small tiny place next to the church with a veranda overlooking the square. Simple but who said that simple cannot be sophisticated. Local raw materials, mainly fish...More

Thank Rana R
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We loved our dinner at La Cucina. Authentic Ligurian cuisine - seafood lovers rejoice, this is the Italian Riviera and the local specialties are centered on the offerings from the sea. The service was friendly and prompt, every single dish was delicious. We walked in...More

Thank MarketForays
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stumbled into this "ristorante" after a long walk on the magnificent beach. Take away the French Riviera - the Italian is more - of everything... Anyway - our gamble was rewarded by a great meal, fresh and cooked to perfection (veal, fish, veggies and...More

Thank marni390
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Four of us dropped in for dinner. No spaces on the outside but plenty of room inside. Mainly fish on offer - particularly limited on starters and pasta if you are not a fish lover. We had a prawn salad (very nice), smoked meat and...More

Thank MichaelMcCann
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

We were greeted by waiting staff who gradually unbent as I tried my recently acquired but limited Italian. I had tuna steak seared and presented as tagliata on a bed of rocket. Simply the best tuna I have eaten since leaving Tokyo. My friend had...More

Thank milady06
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Delicious selection on antipasti Food is freshly cooked and fresh All our dishes were good and saw many others I would have liked to eat Fritto misto looked good and well cooked local fish Found the staff the least charming of any encountered on our...More

Thank Tradingplaces
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The title says it all, a simple menu but very good and tasty food. Had we not eaten there on our last evening at Santo Stefano, we would probably have gone again.

Thank Serge T
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

Home feeling , home made pasta. Simply good food portioned right for a fair price. Wish i had a restaurant like this one back home.

Thank Imre17
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 7, 18010 Santo Stefano al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santo Stefano al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0184 485040
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