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Apollonion Osteria da Carlo

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$40 - $57
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fixed menu six courses oysters lemon sorbet sardines pasta bread shellfish vongole tuna fries cannoli set menu euros per person empty stomach seafood dinner love seafood
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

Amazed this still remains only €35 pp after many years. We requested that each course be brought separately, after finishing the previous, to enjoy the evening. Staff accommodated. €7 bottled white mouse eine was an inexpensive, suitable option although we saw others with other wines....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Lanago2
Reviewed January 21, 2019

I went to this restaurant based on recommendation from a local Sicilian. I had the tasting seafood menu for only 35 euros for 6 courses. The restaurant is run by a father and son with father cooking. It can easily be found off the main...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank omid58
Reviewed January 10, 2019

This restaurant is fantastic and one of the best fish-y meals I've ever had. It's small - so I imagine booking is needed during spring/summer/autumn. I went there in January, so it was easy to get a table but the place was still almost full...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Reb_Cach
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Cosy little restaurant with the most amazing seafood selection. They have only a few tables, all in high demand so make sure you book ahead. They have a set menu of 6 courses, all are delicious - but loads of work to get through. Enjoy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Timea H
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We were recommended this place by a few friends, and booked in advance (as advised). The menu is up to the chef, but you pay 35euros per person for 6/7 courses and boy is it worth it! If you like fish, you will be in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Olivia A
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

As well publicised this is a set meal- no menu, one price. For lovers of fish it is close to nirvana. At the same time none of the dishes alone ranked 'the best'. We had similar dishes with more of a wow factor in other...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Richard v
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The seafood was of high quality and ample serves. I’d highly recommend you book as it’s impossible to just walk in We were all four foodies so impressed with the taste and freshness of the seafood. The staff are attentive and the whole experience enjoyable....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank F5216VLdavidg
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Quality of the seafood served is very good, although at 35 euro each, without wine, a little pricey. I wouldn't return but only because there are no a la carte options, and 7 courses of seafood is too much for me. Pleasant staff.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DaysOfTravel
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We booked after reading so many positive reviews. The food was nice enough but bear in mind the price point of 35 euros for 6 courses which for a fish menu is on the low side. The menu we had was mostly shellfish like mussels...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank nishap81
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Comfortable, you get the chef's menu, lots of seafood. We had a 4 hour sitting. Best limon sorbet ever.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Dunclaire A
March 8, 2017|
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I have no idea. Contact the restaurant directly.
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Response from Stoic_Warrior | Reviewed this property |
You should contact the restaurant directly to ask them their closing dates and times. However, be advised that their premises are very SMALL. As I recall they only have a half dozen tables in total so unless you are going to... More
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