CUCINA urbana Bankers Hill: Italian Restaurant in San Diego CA

Dining and design form the perfect union at San Diego’s highly acclaimed CUCINA urbana, a California-inspired Italian kitchen and wine shop, located in the heart of Bankers Hill since 2009. The restaurant boasts comfort and familiarity, welcoming diners to a country farmhouse with the added whimsy of a contemporary art installation. Read more


We will be closed for a private dinner December 2nd + closed until 2:30 on December 7th.

We will be closed December 25th + January 1, 2019. 

Lunch | Tuesday – Friday | 11:30am – 2pm
Afternoon Snacks | Tuesday – Friday | 2pm – 5pm
Dinner | Sunday | 4:30pm – 9pm
Dinner | Monday | 5pm – 9pm
Dinner | Tuesday – Thursday | 5pm – 10pm
Dinner | Friday + Saturday | 5pm – 10:30pm

CUCINA urbana
505 Laurel St.
San Diego, CA 92101

For guests attending a show at The Old Globe, we offer a complimentary shuttle before and after the performance. Please note in your reservation that you are requesting the shuttle and we’ll be happy to accommodate.