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Casa Rustica

1348 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7805
+1 828-262-5128
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1348 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7805
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been here before but always love to return. We actually got to eat here on a weeknight when they weren't as busy as the weekend's are. So it was even nicer. It was quiet. The waitress was great & the food was awesome. The...More

Thank Tamara B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reviews of this place, plus the recommendation of a staff member in our hotel bar, persuaded us to saunter up the road for supper. It was a little dark inside and could definitely do with better lighting but it had the feel of a ski...More

Thank Suzieboots
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place used to be great according to the reviews and locals. Not so much now. The staff here is very friendly and polite, but that was the highlight of the evening. The kitchen staff apparently needs help, a lot of it. Seated at 6:55,...More

Thank Charles Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Folks, I've been a loyal patron of Casa Rustica since Peter first opened. And I've enjoyed many, many meals under Ricky's ownership. I'm baffled at the decline in quality. Tonight, the oil and vinegar for dipping the bread tasted like vinegar. The blue cheese dressing...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our hotel recommended this place so we decided to try it out. It was fairly busy but we were promptly seated. Service was good and fairly fast. I ordered spaghetti with a mix of pesto and marinara sauce. The sauce was delicious but there was...More

Thank emma b
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Omg this is my go to special place from the ambience to the food the service and the owner you will always have the best from this establishment.

Thank hollinssylvia
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I have rarely given 2 out of 5 but Casa Rustica earned it. For those who know quality authentic Italian, this is a dramatic disappointment as much as I wanted to like it. Food (2/5) - The calamari was over-breaded and over fried so it...More

Thank Klokas
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Wonderful Italian in the mountain. Easy to reach from downtown Boone. We had a lovely meal, the appetizer special of crab bruchetta was amazing. Loved that I was able to choose risotto as a side instead of pasta for my main meal. Had made a...More

Thank rejsegal
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went here on a whim and so glad we did. The atmosphere is relaxed. Service is excellent and the food was wonderful. I’m not an Italian food lover but the person with me is so we went to CR. Everything was great - especially the...More

1  Thank Chris A
Reviewed 31 March 2018

I love this little Italian restaurant. They have all my Italian favorites. Reservations are accepted as this place gets crowded on weekends and holidays. The food and the service is great!

Thank Charles Y
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. You need to call the restaurant. This web site does not include it: boone nc restaurants open christmas day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1348 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7805
  • Public Transportation: AppalCart stops in front of restaurant use POP 105 route.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-262-5128
  • E-mail
Casa Rustica is Boone"s authentic Italian restaurant since 1981. We offer a wide selection of entrees including fresh pastas, chicken, veal, seafood and steaks. Our nightly specials complement our menu and our homemade desserts are not to be missed. Visit the La Bouca Lounge where the menu offers original sandwiches and flat-bread pizzas. Casa Rustica provides a cozy atmosphere in a log cabin setting. Come for romantic fireside dining or bring the whole family and enjoy our friendly and prompt service.
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