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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%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (20 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
“warm bread” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
151 Hector Gate | Dartmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 0E5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to get takeout- I ordered pizza and my finance got a pasta dish. My pizza was undercooked and tasteless with little sauce. There was a generous portion of chicken on the pizza but it was dry. The pasta was okay but nothing...More

Thank janellebrett
Reviewed 19 July 2017

One of my husband's favorite restaurants. They offer a nice variety of pasta dishes. I've tried several and happy with them all - not large portions but plenty along with the warm bread that comes with them and the ceasar salad we typically order as...More

Thank 765glennab
Reviewed 20 June 2017

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 8 June 2017

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

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

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

1  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

1  Thank DebM908
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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
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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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