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Rustico Italiano Restaurant

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701 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460-3822
561-547-2782
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 184
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food and service

First visited this restaurant last year with very positive results and our return to Rustico Italiano yesterday did not disappoint. They offer a small, traditional setting with great food and service. Long history of favorable reviews are well deserved.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
DodgerBlue55
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CT
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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243 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
CT
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

First visited this restaurant last year with very positive results and our return to Rustico Italiano yesterday did not disappoint. They offer a small, traditional setting with great food and service. Long history of favorable reviews are well deserved.

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Wellington, Fl
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW via mobile

Rustico Italiano is a true pleasure. Great food, great service, great decor. It has it all. Looking forward to our next visit!

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Nanuet, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Can't safe enough good things! From the apps to the dessert I actually could not pick out what my favorite thing was. Always delicious! All fresh ingredients and all the pasta is home made. We had stuffed fennel, stuffed calamari, veal, pasta and lemoncello cake for dessert. One thing was better than the next. Highly recommend. One of the best... More 

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Aubrey, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My wife, stepson and myself dined here on Sunday April 5th, 2015. This happened to be Easter Sunday. We were seated rapidly and quickly brought out menus and drinks. We perused the menu and then the cart with the nightly specials was brought out. Oh, my! From the cart we chose a stuffed artichioke filled with bell pepper strips, olives,... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Great little Italian restaurant in Lake Worth. Food is delicious and the wine list elaborate. Cozy little restaurant in the middle of town.

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Miami, Florida
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I feel lucky that I just happened to walk by this place. It is charming, authentic and really feels like I am visiting Italy. The food and the service are the very same way. The owner, who I think is also the chef, is very hospital and individually selects wines that he thinks are the best. You must go to... More 

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The hospitality stands out throughout the dining experience. Food is not the usual dishes. Many special touches of the chef are evedent in the menu. The execution is very good. Appetizers I have not seen on a menu was the first indication it was going to be a special experience.

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Lake Worth, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful Italian restaurant, one of the best Italian restaurants I have ever eaten at. This is my third visit and one meal is better than the next. The service is impeccable. My only complaint is I am a snowbird from NY and I will have to wait until next year to have dinner again. Patricia Milani

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Bayside, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Service was great. I felt welcome and at home. Nino made me feel comfortable right away. Then the food arrived. Fennel was good and the risotto was just out of this world. Everything was perfect. I would be back when i come back to S Florida Nino.

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We are always amazed at the collection of brunello's that Nino has lining the walls of his tiny ristorante. We found a 1995 that was just magnificent. We had appetizers - stuffed clams, seared fennel with mushrooms & eggplant - and our velvety Brunello - what a perfect meal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 701 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460-3822
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Worth
  • Phone Number: 561-547-2782

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?