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Osteria del Caroseno

Via Santomagno 18, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
+39 368 748 8468
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (5 reviews)
“antipasti” (16 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santomagno 18, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

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

Thank michaelcM316CA
Reviewed 30 September 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 22 September 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
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We visited Osteria del Caroseno as a lunch spot before visiting the Castellana Grotte, and what a great choice it was! The setting is particularly nice and has an authentic feel, the head chief even came out after our meal to ask us how the...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Everything spot on. Modern take on puglian cuisine. Fantastic. Would happily return every day for a month !

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We had a table booked for lunch on a Monday afternoon. The place itself is superb as is the food but the service was very slow and could have been much better. It was busy and the staff were busy it just could have been...More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This was a real treat in the ancient town of Castellano. Our family dined outdoors in a picturesque alley. There was a huge range of antipasti, explained to us by a very enthusiastic chef. Staff were quick, efficient, and looked after the three children in...More

Thank jedplan
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Stand out dishes were the appetizers. We went ala carte and were not disappointed. Beautifully flavoured gnocchi with truffle for me and dish celebrating the flavour of local sausage for the better half. Lamb to follow. Reminiscent of moroccan flavours and well served with imaginative...More

Thank AHMckee
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Better make a reservation, it's not a big space, easy to fill of people. Situated in the old part of Castellana Grotte, in a typical stone building, the furniture is a nice mix of modern and traditional. Waiters, maitre and cook are cool young people...More

Thank Amedeo V
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area it's worth a stop. Great creative and traditional food, with excellent quality ingredients. The antipasto is a varied journey through seven small dishes that is worth trying. The menu is seasonal, delicious was the seafood risotto with a light...More

Thank sapvd62
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
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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