We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Cucina

25 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2Z4, Canada
+1 519-836-3031
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (10 reviews)
“antipasti” (5 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
25 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2Z4, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (108)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived without a reservation on a busy night & they couldn't have been more accommodating! The food was above average along with the service. They understand hospitality!

Thank pjchotel
Reviewed 21 September 2017

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 17 September 2017 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.

1  Thank iloveCanadaEh
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 hotels in Guelph
Royal Inn & Suites
10 reviews
.16 miles away
Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre
371 reviews
1.74 miles away
Parkview Motel
14 reviews
1.77 miles away
Royal Brock Hotel
312 reviews
1.78 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Eric the Baker
161 reviews
.03 miles away
154 reviews
.02 miles away
Atmosphere Cafe
141 reviews
.01 miles away
39 Carden Street
136 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Church of Our Lady Immaculate
170 reviews
.09 miles away
Guelph Civic Museum
67 reviews
.13 miles away
Guelph Market Square
56 reviews
.03 miles away
Guelph Public Library
27 reviews
.24 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
12 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SonjaMD | Reviewed this property |
We were there in the summer and they had a different feature every night. I would check their website to see if it advertised. Those features may have only been for summer.
Improve this listing

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
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
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 N1H 2Z4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
  • Phone Number: +1 519-836-3031
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing