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La Cucina Cafe Pizzeria and Spaghetti House

151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
+1 902-481-6367
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (18 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
“warm bread” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed our meal of Spaghetti Bolognese and salads (Caesar and Spinach). All were tasty and adequate portions. The meal came with a small bread loaf. Service was friendly and reasonably prompt. Cost with coffee, tax and tip was $62C.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I plus a friend went to location in Bayers Lake this evening. We arrived about 5:25 pm and we received our drinks fairly promptly. We ordered the meal at around 5:35, the two Ladies ordering off the menu and I ordered off...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I plus another couple ate there a few weeks ago. The waiter was very nice. Our food was okay but the muscles tasted funky. Not the best. My husband threw up and was sick for the rest of the evening. Be careful...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Had lunch here today with my kids (5 of them) for Mother's Day. The service was great, food was delicious and prices were very reasonable. The Alfredo Mare Mare was delicious!!! My daughter and I split the dish and they brought it out in two...More

Thank luvlabor
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

great spot in Dartmouth Crossing. not a big box resto, good food and selection with knowelabel staff and decent pricing

Thank 2009rr1
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Been here a few times. The food is good but the chairs are so uncomfortable. Feels like you sitting on padded rocks.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere for friends to get together for dinner. Yummy food, awesome apps and you always get a coupon for your next trip!

Thank Lyndsay S
Reviewed 3 March 2017

First I must say the service was good but my food was sub par. I ordered the chicken parmigiana and the sauce was clumpy and I did not enjoy the flavor. There was not enough sauce for the spaghetti underneath. The chicken was very dry...More

Thank DebM908
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a great restaurant in a good location in the shopping district of Dartmouth Crossing. Everything on the menu is wonderful. Pasta, Pasta, Pasta... at the top of the list!

Thank michaelmaloney
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

The food was just ok. The paninis were not on panini Bread! We got a baguette and a wrap. Guess we should have read the description better or they should have had them in a separate sandwich section. The lobster stuffed mushrooms were good. The...More

Thank Denise M
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Gluten-free options ??
26 July 2016|
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Response from Myrtle C | Reviewed this property |
My recollection is that gluten free options are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 902-481-6367
At La Cucina we have a passion for good food and fun whether you have two hours or twenty minutes. Our casual full-service restaurant presents a feast for the senses with a second helping of la vita bella! For lunch or dinner, whether you are celebrating one of life's momentous occasions or just feel like enjoying a home-cooked meal, La Cucina is the one dining experience that has all the right ingredients.Hope to see you soon!
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