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La Cucina

25 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-836-3031
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“antipasti” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
25 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have been going here for the last 7 years and it just keeps on getting better and better. - totally excellent food and service - - I think this is this best Italian restaurant I've ever been to .

1  Thank ray873
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We received a gift card to experience this establishment. We called for a reservation. When we got there they couldn't find it. The food was under cooked and sparse But I can't even say it was good. The waiter is another story. Just say he...More

3  Thank RJMToronto
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were a family of 4 adults and 1 child. We had a reservation our table was ready when we arrived. Selection and service were both amazing!

1  Thank Maureen T
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Ten of us enjoyed dinner here last Saturday evening. It wasn't very busy. The appetizers were tasty (bruschetta/ calamari). Everyone enjoyed their choice of entree (pasta/ lamb chops/ rabbit). This was the second visit this summer. Overall the food is good and the choices substantially...More

Thank Len R
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Our family had dinner there Saturday evening.We arrived expecting to have a pleasant evening in a quaint establishment serving good food with excellent service. What a disappointment! We were seated.in a drafty corner and no one offered to turn on the heater.When the server (Sergio)...More

1  Thank Donna D
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I loved the size and atmosphere of this place. You really need to understand the sense of a small european restaurant to appreciate what the owner has done to create La Cucina. The service was friendly, and well informed about the menu. The food was...More

Thank Spockis54
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Recently visited for an anniversary dinner and was left unimpressed with the food . We started out with antipasti , shared the Bruschette and the Caprese Salad . The Bruschette was delicious but the Caprese Salad had a salty taste to it . The main...More

Thank Guelphite2013
Reviewed 7 August 2017

If you like fresh, authentic, Italian food, this is the place for you! Visiting this restaurant made me feel like I was back in Italy again! We loved the terrace setting and thoroughly enjoyed our dining experience! The restaurant is only open for dinner. They...More

Thank SonjaMD
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Surprising authentic Italian gem. Wednesday night pasta specials are excellent quality and value. Will return.

Thank iloveCanadaEh
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went for dinner on Friday July 7th, 2017. Our waiter (s) were very prompt and courteous. I had the caprese salad to start, the saghettini, pancetta, & sword fish for my main, and I finished it off with the creme brule. The cheese in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
  • Phone Number: +1 519-836-3031
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