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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 - 11:30 pm
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Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Valletta, Malta
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127 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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Thank henryborgbarthet
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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Thank Luca_a1977
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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McKinney, Texas
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137 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We really enjoyed lunch here in this tiny and very busy place. Waitstaff was very friendly. The food was delicious, authentic and well priced. I had a fava bean dish that was crazy delicious.

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Thank drdmromeo
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

I was in this restaurant on a Monday night. There were 4 of us and we didn't have a reservation. The host put us in the entrance way next to the toilet so the staff who were coming in and out from outside were constantly bumping in to us. The food was mediocre, nothing to shout about. I wouldn't go... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Good food and a very friendly place. You should try the dish with a selection of cheese and the pasta! It was quite near our hotel, so we went walking. And the owner is always willing to take you back !!!!

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Torrington, Connecticut
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105 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Warm friendly service. We went early after biking over 80 km so we were hungry. The anti pasta was a vegetarian platter and was an excellent variety. We enjoyed a bottle of red wine, 2 bottles of water, great pasta and slices of medium rare steak

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Seoul, South Korea
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205 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

우연히 만난 이탈리아 친구들과 동행하여 가게 된 곳입니다. 이탈리아 여행 통틀어 TOP3 안에 들 정도로 맛있는 음식이었습니다. 특히 치즈와 파스타치오로 맛을 낸 파스타, 메인으로 나온 고기메뉴는 정말 환상적이었습니다. 그러고보니 basilicata의 와인도 정말 맛있었습니다. I highly recommend this amazing place. I'm honored that I could get a chance to try dishes here.

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Thank hzishin
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Full of locals when we arrived, which is usually a good sign. We had to wait a while for a table, but we were served very attentively by an English-speaking lady, who guided us through various menu options and took account of our dietary restrictions. The food was delicious (all traditional regional dishes) and we enjoyed ourselves enormously.

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philadelphia
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

On this night in Matera, we entered the Trattoria del Caveoso on the recomendation of a local wood carver, who had carved for us a 'Gallo timbro pane' ( a rooster bread stamp). The offerings were numerous and interesting. We each ordered several things and then shared. Enjoying some excellent wine and several hours of incredible foods being served by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $38
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free
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
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 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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