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Cucina Al Mare - CLOSED

12 Merchants Pde | Town of Sea Side, Marcoola, Queensland 4564, Australia
+61 7 5450 5308
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
1 Nov 2015
“Disappointed with wait times for main meal”
11 Oct 2015
“Enjoyable Experience with Italian Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Merchants Pde | Town of Sea Side, Marcoola, Queensland 4564, Australia
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

we booked for 6 people on a Friday night and were disappointed with the time we had to wait for our main meal 1.5 to 2 hours. Very little atmosphere in the second half of the restaurant which is the "Dining In" area, it didn't...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We were staying at the quiet town of Seaside for the weekend and walked by Cucina Al Mare. After making a booking we returned to an enjoyable experience of dining. The restaurant is small but the atmosphere is pure Italian. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Leoni34
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Nice restaurant in quiet location. Food was good for our table of 8. Staff pleasant but table service not so good, not offered drinks on arrival. Another group who obviously knew the chef arrived after us & were served main long before us. No offer...More

Thank forbeswk
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Dining in was a disappointing experience as the take away pizzas are always so good. Restaurant service is sooo slow!

Thank SheilaOliver
Reviewed 17 July 2015

To the owners. I am sorry but have to write to tell you what I experienced tonight....I'm confused..I've read some great recent reviews of this restaurant, but my experience with tonight's takeaway was terrible. With past owners, our family could comfortably celebrate special occasions there,...More

5  Thank 90BronS
Cucina1980, Owner at Cucina Al Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2015

Dear Customer, I am so sorry to hear about your experience with us at Cucina's. On this occasion we had a temporary Chef (while our head Chef was away) who simply did not keep up to the standards at our Restaurant. I take great pride...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This little neighbourhood eatery is situated in "Pleasantville" aka The town of Seaside in Marcoola. We were here in low season so the opening hours seemed a bit random but we ate here on a Tuesday night and had a great value for money $45...More

1  Thank Sadie J
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Almost since this restaurant opened me and my family have continuously been going here either on our own or to celebrate family birthdays. While the service at times can be a little slow it is in no way a negative. The quality of food and...More

Thank Texas B
Reviewed 27 June 2015

We have been twice now since the new owners have taken over and both times we found the food very good and the welcome very warm. This is a lovely casual dinning restaurant in a lovely quiet location opposite a park. The second time we...More

Thank mishandcait
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

A lovely setting for a yummy Italian Family dinner. The pasta dishes we all had were very tasty. There are lots of great deals for different nights of the week with a kids eat free Thursday. The staff are very friendly and cheerful.

Thank SebbyCait
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

A cold wet Friday night and this gem was rather empty However, greeted by a friendly waitress who later we discovered was the new owner. She outlined the specials in a professional and friendly manner which is delightful. We ordered the garlic pizza as an...More

1  Thank BarryZi
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$27
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Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Merchants Pde | Town of Sea Side, Marcoola, Queensland 4564, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Marcoola
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5450 5308
  • E-mail
Cucina Al Mare closed its door late 2015 and re-opened as a fantastic new Restaurant with a new name, new menu, new chefs & staff and a great new casual vibe. Go to the Cucina Al Mare website for details of the new local favourite.
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