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Trattoria del Caveoso

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Via Bruno Buozzi 21 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
+39 0835 312374
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12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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NYC
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274 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

After spending the morning exploring the wonders of Matera, the four of us sat down at an outside table on a warm September Saturday to recharge the batteries. An affetati platter and bowl of olives were a great start. A bottle of the house red was very restorative. The several pasta dishes we had were delicious. We passed on dessert... More 

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Bernardsville, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Late in the year you only need to reserve a day in advance, but this restaurant should be on your list. The house wine is excellent, the portions healthy and the food fresh. Eating in a cave is just a plus. Get the appetizer platter and the. Pick any pasta you want. We had the cavitelli. You cannot go wrong.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ate here in while travelling through Italy in our honeymoon. It still ranks as one of the best meals I have ever had! The food was local and delicious and although the restaurant was packed and we didn't have reservations they still accommodated us! Trattoria del Caveoso had the sophistication of a big city restaurant with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff, serving delicious food authentic food. We didn't try the apparently famous chicory with fava beans, but we ordered a green pasta with chicory pesto. Very cozy atmosphere.

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Antwerpen, Belgium
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Perfetto!! Excellent service from all the staff and very good food and wine. This was a good recommendation from our hotel.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Well recommended to us from our hotel. Wonderful food in a great location by the quiet streets leading up to the city. Very locally oriented in the menu and produce, with local wines to complement the experience.

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Moncalieri, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Quite sophisticated location with very good local dishes. In this area I prefer to have dinner in more simple places. The service is fast and well organized.

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Valletta, Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel concierge, it is quite central in a street with several other restaurants. The place was very busy, we had booked a table inside as it was too hot and humid outside on the terrace. We were given the menus by this very hyperactive hostess, then the fireworks started, she was constantly arguing with... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

nice place with really good local food. pastas are really flavored, meat and desserts are simply beautiful! staff really friendly and nice

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We grabbed a table for two without a booking on a Saturday night and it turned out to be quite entertaining. We were seated right near the front register and for the hour or so we were there observed the waitstaff and managers/owners arguing over what seemed like every order/table/customer. It was quite bizarre and seemed to get quite tense... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $37
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bruno Buozzi 21 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 312374
Description
In the heart of the Sassi, the food pages of Caveoso welcomes its guests in a hollowed out of the rock, warm and elegant, where you can taste typical dishes of Basilicata accompanied by fine wines selected, including the native Aglianico. The food and wine in the restaurant are consistent with the category and provide a variety of courses. In 2006, the Trattoria has been recognized by the national Chambers of Commerce, for the quality of food and service, with the Quality Mark which is a guarantee for the customer.

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