This restaurant closed in early 2013. An Indian restaurant is now in its place. Which is a shame because it was very good.
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I've been a regular at Cucina Vivace for nearly four years. The chef creates beautiful food that ranges from traditional Italian offerings to dishes that weave in new and international influences. I sympathize with some of the complaints from patrons who had problems with the...More
We were recommended this restaurant by my cousin who was visiting from Australia. I looked at the reviews on tripadvisor which were mixed but were we in for a surprise. Owner/chef Gordon Vivace is running an outstanding Italian eatery here. I have not had Italian...More
This restaurant was well recommended so we had high hopes. First, they only carry one beer, Yuengling. Second, the wine list is mediocre and way overpriced. One item that is outstanding is their salads, yummy. Their Fra Diablo pasta was so incredibly hot that it...More
We went to Cucina Vivaca last night and were blown away by the experience. The restaurant is a bit small, but not crowded; the ambiance is very relaxed and cozy. The service was spot-on and our waiter did a fine job. He did a fine...More
Although some folks rave about the food, I thought it was mediocre. My dish was cold and gooey, but my husband's was better. The front patio has nice seating.
Normally I stay away from Italian restaurants for fear of yet another bowl of pasta drowned in marinara with a Parmesan overkill to top it off. I was so pleasantly surprised to find quite the opposite. Purely delectable food, with the perfect amount of flavors...More
My husband and I enjoyed a meal at Cucina Vivace on a vacation to the area in May. I found this restaurant on a popular discount certificate site, and I must say, we were not disappointed. The interior is nicely done with pristine white tablecloths...More
My husband and I have become regulars at this lovely restaurant over the past 6 months. We loved it right away because it has wonderful atmosphere and feels very cozy and romantic. The food has never disappointed. They have very good, handmade pasta, and we...More
I've eaten here three times. Each time there has been a lack of servers but fortunately each time I've been I wasn't in a hurry or during a peak time. But since all three times it's been just one waiter for the whole restaurant I...More