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Cucina

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Lujiazui
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No.88 Century Avenue, Jinmao Tower, Pudong district, Shanghai 200011, China
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+86 21 5047 8838
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Atlanta
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262 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros; elegant space with amazing views; you are amongst the buildings, wrap around windows, elevated bar, we had dinner for 40 with a set menu which was done very well. Steak, tomatoe salad both very well done. Cons: service at times not on the mark

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Thank BJAJDA
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok, very polite staff and chieff. He take care of everything. The builfing and view from it is perfect. Strongly recomended.

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Thank ümit t
San Francisco Bay Area
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I found Cucina to be a very good, but expensive, Italian restaurant. The food was very good and I enjoyed the service, the wine list, and the overall experience. Depending on where you sit, you could have a great view of the open kitchen, the Shanghai skyline, or a more intimate area. Both times I dined there the food was... More 

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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

great food, fantastic view and reasonable prices follow the meal with the dessert buffet well with the visit

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Thank Linda B
London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I had dinner here with work colleagues and the food, service and views were excellent. There is a wide variety of choice on the menu so if you are craving some western food this is the place to come. The views are second to none and with such good service it is a must visit when in Shanghai

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Thank riocobb
Bremen, Germany
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

good italian, delicious starter with fresh mozzarella, fantastic pizza, nice wine, fantastic view, would recommend. of course pricy but hey... it's shanghai and it's in the grand hyatt hotel

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Thank Frank C
Pulau Ubin, Singapore
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230 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Visited for dinner and it was a good place to be. Great views. We had a Lobster pasta. Lamb to share. And the food was exceptionally divine. Which I made a point to pay a compliment to the chef as I left the restaurant. Other than that- this outlets fails miserably on the service side. From the maitre d to... More 

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Thank leong34
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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Adorable place especially for those who loves modern buildings. Hyatt hotel takes 53-88 floors. It is also the way for a bar Cloud 9 which located on top of the building.

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Thank Olga T
Coppell, Texas
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I was told this was a nice alternative to a run up the Pearl Tower and would now agree. The view is quite good and more enjoyable than a simple observation tower option. Enter the main Grand Hyatt entrance and take the elevator up to the lobby on 54 to switch and continue on to Cucina.

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Thank Jay P
Geelong, Australia
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105 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Ate with a long term supplier for an evening meal and the view over a smoggy Bund and Pudong was nothing short of spectacular. The wine list was extensive and the French bottle we selected to match the meats and pasta was pretty good value compared with the price of the food. 370 Yuan for a marinara fettuccine was a... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$45 - US$70
Cuisine
Italian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.88 Century Avenue, Jinmao Tower, Pudong district, Shanghai 200011, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Lujiazui
  • Neighbourhood: Lujiazui
  • Phone Number: +86 21 5047 8838
Description
Located on the 56th floor of Grand Hyatt Shanghai, Cucina promotes classic Italian cuisine in a rustic, Tuscan-inspired atmosphere. Cucina showcases signature appetizers made from the freshest ingredients, complemented by a comprehensive wine list. Cucina's open kitchen and live-cooking concept allow diners to watch their meals being prepared while enjoying stunning views of Lujiazui and the Bund.

Cucina offers two separate dining areas with sweeping views of the skyline. The main dining area is contemporary and bright, featuring an open kitchen with a rustic brick oven and sandstone columns filled with Italian products. The private dining area (which can seat up to 16 guests) is the perfect venue for a private event.

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Lujiazui
When people speak of Shanghai’s futuristic skyline, it’s the financial district of Luiazui they are speaking of. Shanghai’s most iconic buildings are located in close proximity to Lujiazui’s elevated ring road and swanky eateries. Sky-high shopping and chic bars fill the highrises around the area. As is characteristic of a world-class financial business district, some of Shanghai’s best malls and hotels can be found in the neighborhood. While everyone on the famous Bund side of the river gazes in awe at these amazing structures, all the buildings here, as well as Lujiazui’s riverside promenade, offer great views of the historic buildings all along the Puxi side. The Lujiazui park often hosts music festivals throughout the year, and park goers can party and stroll in the shadow of some of the world’s tallest buildings.
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