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Cucina Italiana is a charming Italian style family restaurant located in the heart of Ongar, Essex. Open daily for Lunch and Dinner, Cucina Italiana is an ideal gateway to indulge in outstanding food, great wine and friendly service

Hygiene rating by Epping Forest Council

 Essex Central Magazine

 Tripadvisor 2018 "Certificate of Excellence"

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Make your own pizza

  • 20% discount on all collections
  • Free HOME delivery within 3 mile radius (over £15)
  • Catered for Birthday party, Wedding party and
    all kinds of anniversaries.

Sunday Special (Dine in Only)

  • Try our Sunday Roast
  • One Course £9.95
  • Two Course £13.95
  • Three Course £15.95

Special Lunch (Dine in Only) OAP

  • One Course £9.95
  • Two Course £13.95
  • Three Course £16.95

Lunch Special (Dine in Only)

  • One Course £10.95
  • Two Course £15.95
  • Three Course £17.95

Traditional Italian Family Recipes

Fresh authentic Italian food served in a modern clean environment in the heart of Essex. (High Ongar).

We are a modern, fine dining restaurant open for lunches and dinner

7 days a week. We have a bar and courtyard areas too.

We are passionate about Italian food and strive to create exciting specials along with all the favourites.

Freshly baked in the oven

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Google Reviews


"The food and service were above our expectations.

We truly enjoyed the atmosphere of this restaurant.

Nice place to take the family out for dinner"

Aarav Haley

- Google Review


" We normally eat in the restaurant and its fantastic but with everything going on we decided to get a takeaway and i would say its best thing ever food all hot when arrived and staff were very accommodating.

We able to order from normal menu and it was beauitful as always thoroughly recommend to anyone

Samantha Dyer

- Google Review


“Recently started meeting here regularly for a 4N business lunch. Food is fantastic, and the staff are so friendly and professional. Highly recommended”

Steve Westrop

- Google Review

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