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Osteria del Caroseno

Via Santomagno 18, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
+39 368 748 8468
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (4 reviews)
“antipasti” (16 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santomagno 18, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visiting the area with my family (there was 7 of us), we didn't have any expectations, we just needed somewhere to eat and the reviews were promising! In a nutshell, the food was fantastic, the service was impeccable and the prices were more than reasonable....More

Thank Seb140c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had diner and than returned for a lunch next day. Excellent food, great service and very normal prices. Highly recommended.

Thank Nikola B
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We came because of the reviews here. The outdoor tables are in a narrow paved street that light up at night. The atmosphere is so relaxing, not too lively neither too quiet. The waiters are all nice and welcoming despite being busy And the food...More

Thank Felicie
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Excellent and friendly service, and exceptional food. We went as a family of four, including two children (aged 10 and 7). We all ate pasta dishes, which were amongst the best I've ever eaten, and desserts - again very good. The service was exceptional, with...More

Thank Jonathan C
GIanniBrasile, Proprietario at Osteria del Caroseno, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

grazie for your wraiting all the best for you. saluti Osteriadel Caroseno

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

One of our Italain family recommended the restaurant to us and it lived up to its billing. We had the 5 plates to start and fish main plate. All the dishes were excellent but the prawn and bacon was amazing! They stick to traditional local...More

Thank Simon C
GIanniBrasile, Proprietario at Osteria del Caroseno, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018
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ok grazie alla prossima allora. saluti osteria del caroseno

Reviewed June 4, 2018

We visited this restaurant 3 times during our 10 day stay near Castellana and each time it was excellent. The menu is all in Italian which caused us some problems , but the waiters were very patient explaining everything to us. The food was top...More

Thank Mrs Helen T
GIanniBrasile, Proprietario at Osteria del Caroseno, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018
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grazie. grazie!

Reviewed May 2, 2018

We didn't realise quite how good this restaurant was when we walked in. We visited before the start of the tourist season and it was actually very quiet inside. Service was excellent, making as much allowance as they possibly could for my inability to speak...More

Thank Chris G
GIanniBrasile, Proprietario at Osteria del Caroseno, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018
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la ringraziamo.. saluti osteria del caroseno

Reviewed October 3, 2017

We has the tasting menu. Food was good value, Service Friendly. Recommended if you are in Castellana Grotte.

Thank michaelcM316CA
Reviewed September 30, 2017

We failed to get in on Sunday but got the last table on Monday. So book if you can as they are full most nights. This is because the place is exceedingly good. We had the tasting menu & found it faultless. (this must be...More

Thank richard h
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Great food, great place, good atmosphere. I had the 7 starters sample and the lamb. All very good. Good selection of wines (Cacce e mitte rocks). Good value, would definitely return

Thank Luca G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santomagno 18, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Castellana Grotte
  • Phone Number: +39 368 748 8468
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