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LA Cucina Restaurant

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600 N Blakely St, Dunmore, PA 18512-1936
+1 570-341-8747
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Lexington, Virginia
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125 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered Eggplant parmesan (probably reheated off the Sysco truck) and was disappointed. Atmosphere was a bar, with dining accompanying. Kind of lukewarm food with little flavor, service perky, overall experience meant never revisit. On the road, even reviews don't always help, and this place is now off our possibilities.

Thank Bin_travelin_1
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

My daughter looked up the place and I was skeptical at first but we got there and the atmosphere was great and the food was even better! Service was a bit slow but defiantly worth the wait!

Thank S Paul T
Archbald, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Delighted with the food and service. The food was well prepared and the presentation was acceptable. Our waiter was courteous and helpful. Nice restaurant for a casual dinner.

Thank Phil S
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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178 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

First time ever there - The dining room and bar area were recently remodeled in the last year or two. They even have outdoor dining during the warm weather. Very nice inside. The food was wonderful - I had the special Chicken Milanese - it was served with a wonderful salad and a side of penne. The sauce was very... More 

Thank Ljmscope
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

We have eaten several times there. Last 2 times we ate on the back patio and can't wait for it to be warm enough to do again. Wait staff friendly and attentive. The food we had was excellent

Thank joanandfrank
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Our experiences at La Cucina has only been for after funeral family luncheons. We have been there three times over the last few years for this reason. The food was well prepared and tasty and the servers were very helpful and courteous given the circumstances of the reason for all of us to be there. I did notice that the... More 

Thank Joseph S
Exeter, Pennsylvania, United States
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Everything was delicious. I agree with other reviews about slow service. We were there 2 hours for dinner. We skipped desert , we just couldn't sit there any longer. The wait is the only reason I gave 4 stars. Reasonable prices, we had drinks, appetizer and 2 entrees and our bill was only 55.00. We pay more than that at... More 

Thank Marilyn C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

The awesome renovations really put La Cucina over the top. Great lunch menu, delicious specials and homemade desserts!

Thank Jawn J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

Second visit to La Cucina, and it was wonderful! Highly recommend the Lobster Raviloi!! Great meal in a great atmosphere!

Thank Emily A
Istanbul, Turkey
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We decided to dine here for my mother's birthday (her choice). It took us awhile to even get a drink order in or to even get water. Once we decided what we wanted to eat we waited at least another 20 minutes in order to place our food. My entree ended up being wrong but due to the extended wait... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 N Blakely St, Dunmore, PA 18512-1936
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Dunmore
  • Phone Number: +1 570-341-8747

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