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Al Becco della Civetta

Vico I Maglietta 7, 85010 Castelmezzano, Italy
+39 0971 986249
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vico I Maglietta 7, 85010 Castelmezzano, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in Castelmezzano for 3 nights. Though I flirted with different restaurants here and in Pietrapetrosa for lunch, I returned here each night for a delicious regional meal.

Thank Jon S
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Excellent regional food, great ambiance with spectacular views. Dinner here was great and so was the hotel - The food was delicious, service was wonderful - our waiter was very attentive, friendly and helpful. We had pasta with asparagus, tomatoes, and mushrooms, as well as...More

Thank Cana1Toronto
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Yes, our food was extremely well prepared, actually quite excellent. For this I thank our tour guide Andi who selected this restaurant to give us a true Italian, Sunday noon experience. Many large families were there, and watching the interactions with moms, dads, grandparents, and...More

Thank pattimiller2016
Reviewed October 22, 2016

this place is the best choice if you are International. I've been there with my friends...the view is just spectacular and the place is really central. the environment reflects the Italian style and it is surrounded by a bunch of original paintings.... I found out...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Not too many options for restaurants in Castelmezzano, but this one is definitely to avoid. The food is ok and service acceptable, but given the quality of the local produce, the food could be much much better. This looked to me a tourist trap. We...More

Thank Baldavito
Reviewed July 28, 2016

The Becco della Civetta is an institution, a long and steady presence that takes the regional specialties and local produce and turns them into fine meals. This is where I bring out of town visitors, because it is always a great meal and good experience....More

Thank Valerie S
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This ristorante has the look and the prizes of fine dining but does not comletly live up to the expectations. Food is good and made with care but it does not stand out as excellent. Service is very good and souroundings fine. mayby we were...More

Thank Pelleper
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This turned out to be one of the best Italian food we had. Not only on our recent trip to South Italy but even when compared to the many trips over the last couple of years to Rome and Northern Italy. The restaurant itself looks...More

Thank TianBlade
Reviewed April 12, 2016

I made the terrifying rental-car trip into Castelmezzano, with its steep, narrow, flagged streets and then went walking about looking for some lunch, although it was past 3pm, when most Italian restaurants are shut. When I peeped in the door, the lone waiter beckoned me...More

Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

A must for everyone who loves food and is visiting Castelmezzano. The chefs creates fantastic original combinations like swordfish with liquorice. You should go for the tasting menu to experience creativity of the chef for a very decent price. The wine that was recommended was...More

Thank wijma
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March 28, 2016|
Response from Tonino_Romano |
Lunch from 13.00 dinner from 20 hours is preferable to book thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vico I Maglietta 7, 85010 Castelmezzano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Potenza  >  Castelmezzano
  • Phone Number: +39 0971 986249
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