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Monte Caruso

Via Farini 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 483549
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Farini 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant is nicely decorated Food is very delicious , reasonably priced and chef was nice and very accommodating , we would definitely go back again

Thank lamia2005
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We randomly found this little restaurant on our first day of our vacation in Italy and went in early for lunch. As we approached the door, the captain came and welcomed us with a big smile. We had an antipasto of Prosciutto and Dried tomatoes,...More

Thank thoseshortbangs
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We had the sample of pastas dishes and loaded up on delicious carb upon delicious carb. The cuisine is from Basilicata so if you want something regional this place has it. We also tried the Basilicata white wine “Greco” and it was awesome. Had a...More

Thank Vince N
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This became our go to restaurant for fantastic dinners. My wife and ,I along with children and grandchildren had several dinners here during our long week stay in Rome. It was near our apartment, but even so was one of the very best of the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Great authentic Italian food and wine. Friendly staff and a warm Enviroment. We may even return again tomorrow.

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant! Excellent service and delicious food. The fried peppers were unique. I would definitely return.

1  Thank nmcminn6
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The best Italian food I've ever eaten. All at a very affordable price. Loved the concept of the tasting menu: a series of smaller plates of pasta and main dishes, selected by the chef, and topped off with a dessert plate prepared at our table....More

1  Thank Julie V
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Started with appetizers prosciutto and artichoke followed by home made pasta and then veal meatballs with a side of stuffed zucchini. Everything was delicious portions aren't huge but still a good value for the quality service was friendly and unrushed

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A Superb Family Italian restaurant. A Few steps down from the street and it was walking into the family living room. The staff were friendly, polite and provided a good service and excellent food. Would definitely like to go there again.

1  Thank Mekeon54
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Near the Termini Railway Station, the restaurant is under the ground level and nicely furnished and decorated. The service is ok. The quality of the food is...inconsistent. Some dishes were really good (some pastas) while other were at best average. Prices are a bit high...More

Thank Andrea P
Nearby
Esquilino
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Farini 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 483549
  • E-mail
Description
From 1974 it proposes the customers, typical lucane, roman, and international recipe, pastes made in house, selection of cheeses and cured pork meats from "lucania" south Italy, second made up of meat, stockfish cooked with "lucano" style, sweet recipe of the chef, all fact with experience and attention in order to maintain the taste of the traditional kitchen unchanged. The wine cellar accommodates wines of all Italy with greater attention to the lucani products, is wide the choice of distilled and liqueurs. The three rooms that form the restaurant can accommodate to the maximum 50 persons uniforms in small tables, 35 for full dinner, 15 in little room for one glass of wine o distilled with selection of cheese, sliced meat seasoned, or sweetes. The atmosphere is pleasant and calm. The reservation is appreciate.
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