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LoRusso's Cucina

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Lindenwood Park
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3121 Watson Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63139-2412
+1 314-647-6222
17:00 - 21:00
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Alton, Illinois
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for a couples dinner, on our night we sampled all over the menu and we were all very satisfied. The food was great and so was Patrick our waiter who we dubbed St Patrick, because we were there on 3-17. We had a great time and even spent some quality time with Rich the owner... More 

1 Thank 391kente
Austin, Texas
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food was excellent, the owner/chef came out and had cake with my father which is appreciated. The wait staff have a professional and comfortable banter with their guests, it's not fussy service but you feel well taken care of and the work professionally with great menu knowledge and a wicked grin when they try to up sell :) The... More 

Thank David S
st. louis, missouri
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176 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

went on a tuesday night for my wife's birthday. did not mention it to the restaurant as she doesn't llike that sort of stuff. turns out tuesday is half price night for your first bottle of wine. we got a bottle of super tuscan and wound up taking part of it home. they have a wide selection of italian wines.... More 

Thank ldgaff
Jackson, New Hampshire
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

You can be sure the food is always top notch! The waitstaff is always courteous and knowledgeable. This time there was a surprise. Asking for a quiet table, we were shown to a new space right off the bar that was indeed quiet enough to have a decent conversation with our companions. What a combination - great food, great service,... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is an old St. Louis hangout for many Italian food lovers. We hadn't been there in some time and wanted to do something different , so we went back there and it was just as great as we remembered. There were 4 of us and 3 of us got a veal dish not on the menu. they were very... More 

Thank BWorth326
Kirkwood, Mo.
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

St. Louis has many fine dining venues. When I want a great Italian meal I head to LoRussos whether it's for business or pleasure. A colleague of mine from Texas turned me on to LoRussos. Every time he comes to STL it's on his bucket list. Their toasted ravioli can't be beat!

Thank cigarman99
Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We visited LaRusso's last month and had a fabulous dinner. Always friendly with great food and service. I would highly recommend it to all. One of the best Italian restaurants in St. Louis.

Thank John P
Overland Park, Kansas
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

While the competition on the Hill for salads and pastas is formidable, LoRusso's offer some interesting spins with their squash filled ravioli's and beet salads. As with other Hill restaurants, the ambience has a great vibe and the prices are probably a little less than many of the other culinary institutions.

Thank Lgoldmankc
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Not only the food was dried and overpriced, but I was charged for a glass of wine that I sent back because of poor quality taste. Any other restaurant, they would have taken off of the bill after spending $150 on two people. This is an overpriced restaurant and overrated. The food is similar to an Olive Garden level, but... More 

Thank Cozu2010
Columbia, Missouri
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Everytime I walk into the door of the Cucina, I feel at home. The hostess/owner and the bartenders are always so glad to see me. The food is so good there are no words. Everything on the menu is amazing and fresh and yummy. The service is beyond compare.

Thank Sigholtz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Watson Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63139-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Lindenwood Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lindenwood Park
  • Phone Number: +1 314-647-6222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?