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“Molto Bene-warm welcome, great food” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Mediterraneo Cafe & Grill

Mediterraneo Cafe & Grill
420 N Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, FL 33062
+1 754-222-9174
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Ranked #5 of 302 Restaurants in Pompano Beach
Price range: $16 - $26
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Between July 20th-September16th the restaurant will be closed for renovations. Mediterraneo cucina siciliana invites you&your family for an authentic sicilian dining experience.We proudly cook with extra vergine olive oil! Sicilian cuisine shows traces of all the cultures which established themselves on the island of Sicily over the last two millennia,it has , greek,roman,arab,norman,spanish,and french influences.Come try our:Pasta con Sarde,Caponata di Melenzane,Pasta al Norma,Pesce Spada Agrodolce!Sicily is Tradition!
NYC
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123 reviews 123 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Molto Bene-warm welcome, great food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

The family who runs this restaurant extends the warmest greeting I have ever received. What a wonderful start to your meal! Everything is prepared fresh daily and it shows. We had the homemade gemelli w/oil and garlic and red pepper, and the gemelli pomodoro which my finicky eating partner deemed the best she has ever had! Delicious Italian red wine from Italy Nero D'Avola, topped off with their fresh made cannoli. Everything was excellent and the portions they serve force you to take a doggy bag home. One chef in the kitchen only, the father. They aim to please, great night.....go, mangia

  • Visited February 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Oakland Park, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“The best decision we've made for dining in a while!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

By far the best dining experience we've had.....from making the reservation continuing through the heartfelt "Thank you for coming, and Good night!" The most sincere and genuine hospitality, coupled with the outrageously delicious and fresh food, and friendly and perfectly attentive, if not entertaining service... this is one place we plan to return, and often! Cozy and intimate and so agreeable. The family and staff who run this business have much to teach other eateries. You can taste the authenticity and freshness in all of the food, appetizers , entrees, and desserts. A great charming touch is when the owners/family come to each table to chat and get to know you! When we departed, we not only had full bellies, we had full hearts, as well. If you don't make it to "Meditteraneo," you should regret it.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Delicious taste of Sicily”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Great food. Great service. Will definitely be back. We started with the Rustica appetizer. Very nice start of meat, cheese and bruschetta. My boys had pasta Mediterraneo as well as the pasta with smoke salmon. They loved it. I had pasta con sarde which was very nice. We finished with Tiramisu and Grandma's Lemon Cake

  • Visited March 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Davenport, iowa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Make your reservation!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This was our second trip to this great Restaraunt, the first being last year. The reservation is a must as it fills up quick and is more of an intimate setting. We were sat and the wait staff was personable and quick.
The owner, once again, was present at each table making sure that your dining experience was to the upmost standard. Without being prompted, he remembered our family specifically from the previous visit.
The food was fresh and made right there in the restaurant, including deserts. Definatly family style portions so bring your appetite. They have specials each night and the wait staff are very knowledgeable with each dish.
Made for a great evening.
We have and will continue to reccomend this great "hidden gem" to everyone!
Make your reservation.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Selinsgrove, Pa
1 review
“Very Good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

If I were local to Florida I would be a regular. Loved the food and the service could not be better.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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