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la Cucina Ristorante

) #459 of 2,233 Restaurants in Ottawa ££ - £££ Italian
474 Hazeldean Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2L 4E5, Canada
+1 613-836-1811
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“chicken” (20 reviews)
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474 Hazeldean Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2L 4E5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Service is great and the place is clean but I was not impressed by the food. Salmon at 30$ for not top quality. Broccoli was over cooked and too much garlic. The carbonara pasta of my wife were ok but not enough sauce like it’s...More

Thank TonyTiger19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been regulars here for quite some time and we just love the food, the atmosphere and the staff. Consistently great and never disappoints!

Thank lisalisa114
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there the day before a 10k race. The whole meal was great. We shared the antipasto plate and it was one of the best we've ever had. I had penne with chicken and roasted red pepper. I took half home because it was...More

Thank tbrider28
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We had dinner here with friends on a recent Friday night. The restaurant has a very nice cozy ambiance to it, and we were well looked after by our server, Carlos. We enjoyed appetizers of Caesar salad and calamari fritti, and they brought us dinner...More

Thank jenniferb360
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Went for a birthday party and the waitstaff was very accommodating, we brought a birthday cake and they cut it up for us and served it which was quite nice of them. The atmosphere is nice as well. Our server was new but very nice...More

Thank Richard D
lacucinakanata, Manager at la Cucina Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Richard, thanks for the positive feedback on the service you received, and thanks for the feedback on your meal. We always want to make sure our guests are happy, and we are sorry you were not completely satisfied, as we strive to make sure all...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We booked the whole restraunt for a family birthday party. Since we were such a large group we had a set menu, no matter what you ordered it was $28 (just for the main meal). We had 5 or 6 options to choose from, none...More

Thank Amanda A
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It was a set menu for $60 a person, shared bruschetta and a shared cake (red velvet, wish it was something Italian) at the end. I feel like the apps were missing flair, it was ceasar salad and cream of mushroom soup. There was a...More

Thank Marty M
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Ate there last Friday and it was very different from beginning to end. The apps, meatballs and sausage and peppers were very good. As was the dessert, canolli and a pastry with Nutella. The mains just weren't up standard. I had the carbonara and my...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We went as a large group and it was a good night out with good food and wine. We started with calamari and although it was a bit on the cool side( I think it was because they wanted to bring out appetizers at the...More

Thank MedicmanOttawa
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I go here often.. The food is authentic... It's cozy, friendly, and the meatballs are awesome as well as the rice balls... Every time the food has been very very nice... If you go enjoy, the food is good..

Thank canajian1
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 474 Hazeldean Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K2L 4E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-836-1811
Featuring a full menu of modern and traditional Italian dishes, la Cucina is sure to please everyone's palate. Using local suppliers ensures everyday freshness for all our menu items. Mixing traditional and contemporary cuisine together, we are sure you won't be disappointed.
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