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Bottega Caruso

2-4 Broad Street | The Crown, Margate CT9 1EW, England
+44 1843 297142
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“burrata” (4 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2-4 Broad Street | The Crown, Margate CT9 1EW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the other weekend for a long Italian lunch with the family and were not disappointed. Some of us have lived in Italy and this was probably the best Italian food we've had outside the country. The place is small but perfectly formed. The...More

Thank CharlotteBeanie
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is fantastic. I went about 3 weeks ago and stuffed my face. For the first course I ate parmigiana. It was delicious. In fact, it’s the best parmigiana I’ve eaten. For the second course I had spaghetti (troccoll) with flaked seabass. This too...More

Thank simon c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place does burrata. I love burrata and until now couldn't find it in the UK. It has to be fresh or it's not very nice. Delicious. I had a pang of jealousy for my burrata secret being shared with the whole of Margate and...More

1  Thank Anna_MariaN3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in here on the recommendation of Ian from eclecTic Art and wow we were not disappointed!! It was really busy and all tables were reserved but the lovely owner squeezed us in and gave us a table,which in my opinion was the best one...More

1  Thank scouser38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is very much a family restaurant, but a family bringing together excellent Southern Italian cooking and ingredients with an open English welcome. We've eaten there twice now and each time the food was delicious, the service not only impeccable but personal, the wine list...More

Thank Glenn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch with my husband and was so excited to have found this place! Hence my 'don't want to share it' as it is sure to quickly be discovered by lots of locals and visitors. It is friendly, authentic and delicious. I wish...More

Thank Smeesue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just dropped as we were passing, menu looked so appetising and we were not disappointed! Harry the owner served us and made us feel so at home, we had olives and sourdough with delightfully fruity olive oil as an appetiser, fabulous! We just had starters...More

Thank Russ2134
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is a unique place, it’s very cosy and homely, it doesn’t feel like being in a restaurant but in a home. And the food reflects the place as it’s simple, unpretentious good food, cooked with great ingredients in a real home kitchen on just...More

Thank Matty M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

From your table you can have a look inside the little lovely kitchen and see how much care and passion Simona and Harry put in each every dish they prepare. All original ingredients from Campania, fresh handmade pasta, traditional cooking, great selection of wines. Unique...More

Thank Antonino F
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The food here is made with love. So delicious! Thanks team for an awesome lunch. Really spectacular place from the food, to the wine, to the service, to the decor, to the bread, to the desserts! Really a perfect experience!

Thank Kathryn F
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7 June 2018|
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Response from P M | Reviewed this property |
As I have never eaten there that early I do not know, but to probably best to book as it is a popular restaurant with limited covers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Broad Street | The Crown, Margate CT9 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Margate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 297142
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Authentic southern Italian food, homemade fresh pasta, Italian deli, Supper Club, pasta lessons. Eat in or takeaway.
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