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La Cucina Italian Grill

1780 Chandlers Lane, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4336
+1 910-579-9777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (27 reviews)
“bread” (62 reviews)
“salad” (36 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1780 Chandlers Lane, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4336
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

The best kept secret in Sunset Beach! Great food and service! A must for those visiting the local beaches.

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very disappointed. Our family tried to eat here and will not return. We are not picky eaters but this didn't come close to good. Poor quality meat and ingredients. I left mine and went home for a salad. My husband and son ate most of...More

1  Thank Jennifer6192770
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We went in without a reservation and was offered to sit at the bar. We received excellent service from all of the wait staff. They had a couple staff who had not come in and with the teamwork that was demonstrated was only second to...More

Thank Yambucket
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Service was great. Friendly and informative of specials and answered all questions. Clean place, we were very happy it wasn't noisy and the restaurant was packed. We could talk and hear each other great. Now the food, yummy. We had the pasta primavera, steak tip...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We absolutely think this is the best Italian in Brunswick County. We are planning to go again with the rest of the family. Make reservations. Would highly recommend.

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent Italian fare and wonderful service. Portions were perfect for lunch and served quickly. Lots of wonderful salads available if Italian food isn't for you.

Thank Toonces14
Reviewed 18 October 2016

we live in Sunset Beach and go to La Cuchina quite often....the dining experience is always good with the food and service being well above average. As often as possible we ask for Matt as our server as he's simply the best...my favorites are the...More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Small but quaint Italian restaurant with very good food at good prices. Large portions served with fresh warm bread. Full bar will good wine list, food comes out fast and hot. Please note reservations should be made in advanced as seating is limited.

Thank Kwilson1671
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stopped in while at Sunset Beach . Nice little place of the beaten path . We both had a seafood pasta that was very good . Scallops and shrimp scampi over angle hair pasta . Yum yum !

Thank CFI1985
Reviewed 29 September 2016

After eating here for many years and having some good and some bad experiences, we gave it a whirl. We took some friends to dinner. Three of us had Veal Parm and one had spaghetti. Everything was really good. We enjoyed and will go back....More

Thank iamstoked22
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Questions & Answers
10 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from OSuzyQ | Reviewed this property |
Yes, for dinner. Remember that places close a bit earlier around here.
7 July 2015|
Response from ti2m | Reviewed this property |
I haven't tried all 15 but it is the best we have tried so far.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1780 Chandlers Lane, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4336
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sunset Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-9777
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