La Cucina Piccola

4.8
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146 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian

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Casual
La Cucina Piccola is an Italian restaurant in Roseland, NJ. We offer classic cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients daily. Join us for dinner and you'll feel welcomed and well taken care of.
What 146 People Are Saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
4.8
Food
4.8
Service
4.3
Ambience
4.6
Value
Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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q
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Can't say enough about La Cuccina Piccolo. Every time we go there, we have a great time. No rush - you can converse with friends & enjoy yourself. Lou Lento

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Going back

CL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 30 November 2019
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience4

First visit to La Cucina Piccola and we really enjoyed our dinner! We will definitely return!

q
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 25 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Took some new friends to the restaurant - they really enjoyed it. Food, ambiance & good conversation. Desserts were outstanding. Trish & Alan are good hosts. Lou Lento

BV
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined on 22 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

My favorite BYOB restaurant in the Morris/Essex area! The food is consistently excellent and the service is friendly and efficient. If you haven't tried this restaurant yet, it's definitely worth a try!

S
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 20 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

excellent food and service
very easy to carry on a conversation

q
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 18 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Another good night - food and desserts were great. Tricia and Alan do it right. Coming back again with more friends. Lou Lento

RH
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience2

If you are looking for a decent local place this fits the bill but was not worth a drive.

OT
1 review
Dined on 15 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Good food. Good service. Good prices.

r
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 9 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Good food and service Friendly local etablishment. But like most restaurants too loud

RC
Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined on 7 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our favorite restaurant by far!! The food is always delicious and the service is perfect! We go every chance we get!

AL
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on 2 November 2019
Overall3Food2Service5Ambience4

I hate to write this as I've had only very good experiences on my prior visits. Somehow the kitchen had an off night. Being good consistently isn't easy. I'll be back as I've enjoyed the place many times.

WN
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on 2 November 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Trish and her husband provide a wonderful, warm atmosphere and consistent food preparation. Always a pleasure to dine at their restaurant.

P
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 30 October 2019
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

Absolutely, the food was delicious and this was great spot for dinner.

q
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 28 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Trish & Alan go overboard in satisfying guests. Always enjoy going there. Great food & impeccable service. Deserts are the best around. Lou Lento

CM
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 18 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

First time there. Food and service was great. We’ll be back for sure

TD
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on 15 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

We have been several times bringing different friends each time. The restaurant seems to have become a local favorite! The early bird special is an outstanding value and draws a nice crowd even on what are considered off nights in the restaurant business. The staff is friendly and helpful while allowing a nice pace between the three course meal. Parking is plentiful and convenient as well.

m
New York Area
20 reviews
Dined on 12 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Very tasty and great Italian cooking the way it should be. Extremely accommodating and attentive service. I would definitely go back.

S
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food and prices

MF
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

excellent food and value. Service was attentive. I would return as would the friends I was with.

OT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 1 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food is always good. Great find

V
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on 1 October 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious accommodating and great service!!!!!!! Fabulous neighborhood restaurant

j
New York Area
38 reviews
Dined on 28 September 2019
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

This is a local small family owned Italian restaurant that you could easily miss. Food is very good, service super attentive, and just feels good to be there. Definitely give it a try.

s
New York Area
48 reviews
Dined on 27 September 2019
Overall3Food4Service3Ambience3

This was our first time at this restaurant. The food was good with a nice menu. However, we were next to a table of 6 that were so loud it was very difficult to have a conversation. I would return but request a different location in the restaurant.

SM
Miami
19 reviews
Dined on 21 September 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Outstanding food selection and tastes, attentive and friendly service, intimate restaurant- BYOB!!! I love to eat here when I visit NJ.

V
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined on 21 September 2019
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Fabulous meal, great service, good value!!!!!! Neighborhood sleeper, look forward to our next visit.

GG
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 11 September 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

Great food and service. Nice presentation. Venue is modest. Good for everyday dining or a casual experience.

OT
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

The food and service are old fashioned. No games. Just top of the line friendly and delicious.

BV
New York Area
23 reviews
Dined on 23 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

The food & service was excellent as usual. We have recommended this restaurant to friends. Also a great place for a small private party (around 40 people or less) if they are available!

R
New York Area
32 reviews
Dined on 23 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The best in the area! Can't wait to go again! Always friendly service add great food!

t
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on 17 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience3

Great fresh food as always! Love this spot!

JF
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 16 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This is a lovely restaurant with excellent food. We really enjoyed the Spedino appetizer. The meatballs served over risotto is another great dish. Can’t wait to come here again.

P
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on 14 August 2019
Overall4Food5Service4Ambience4

Food is fresh and delicious. People are friendly and a great place to eat. Definitely return.

SG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was our second time there and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal.

BV
New York Area
23 reviews
Dined on 9 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

This is our favorite BYOB restaurant in Essex County! Food & service are exceptional

q
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 8 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Michelle & Alan, the gracious owners do a great job. Food is always top notch & the wait staff well trained. Every time we bring new friends to the restaurant, they comment on the cleanliness.

BS
1 review
Dined on 29 July 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This restaurant was highly recommended by a friend and it did not disappoint. The preparation and freshness of the food was excellent. We will return!

a
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on 25 July 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

very good food. nice small restaurant. Friendly service

m
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on 19 July 2019
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

Very good. Cozy and warm.

KM
Miami
11 reviews
Dined on 18 July 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

My wife and I went there for the first time at the recommendation of other . Although with a limited menu , the food and service were both very good . The dishes are reasonably priced and we will go back to try it again .