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Il Casolare

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Grimmstr. 30, 10967 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 69506610
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12:00 - 00:00
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Wanne-Eickel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The pizza is really good. But besides that everything is rather horrible. Getting drinks takes ages, unfriendly staff, way too packed so it is more than noisy and no space around the table! Asking to have some noodles as a takeaway was not possible. "Only pizza" -but why? Makes no sense besides a bad mood from a customer!

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Thank Franz D
Dublin
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94 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since I moved in around the corner in 2010, Casolare has become a second home. Excellent every time. Very difficult to choose between Ortolana, Incredible and Buon Gustaio. Every time. Ortolana usually wins. Thin crust, crispy, juicy grilled vegetable topping, fresh buffalo mozzarella, preceeded by a couple of cold Konigs Pils and accompanied by a jug of house red. The... More 

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Thank barneyDublin
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The food is absolutely superb. The dough of the pizza is just as perfect as it should be and the tagliatelle with lamb were as perfect as you would expected them to be in a nice rustic Tuscan trattoria. The prices are very reasonable. The only thing that was not as good was the fact that the stuff were not... More 

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Thank Dr S
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Third time's the charm. Two years ago we visited Il Casolare twice, this year we decided to come back. Authentic, real Italian pizza with thin crust, thin layer of toppings (but oh the flavours!!) and size even Romans would envy. The service, well, we arrived at 21 on a winter Sunday to an half empty restaurant so the service was... More 

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Thank lauramangusti
Berlin, Germany
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you want to eat a "kind of " Italian Pizza, you are in the right place. Pizza in Italy is different, but this pizza is not bed. If you don't have big expectations, it's ok.

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Thank TBigB01
London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Previous reviews differ wildly, I can only comment on what I experienced which was super pizza served with a smile and at a perfect price. Even on a wintertime Wednesday lunch time it was busy with locals so clearly they know a good place when they see it. It's typical Berlin tatty but if you're bothered about food rather than... More 

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Thank HenryAbott
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Our regular place for pizza in Berlin, it is as good as it can be outside of Rome with place being all Italian. To be honest it is even better than some of pizzerias we visited in Italy.

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Thank FoodieEnRoad
Berlin, Germany
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73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Service is a mess, the time waiting is not worth it. If you ask to the Staff or even the Manager about a problem with the food the way to answer the customers is a bad joke, really rude mode. The pizza is not so good like you can expect... There are near in the area much better Italian places... More 

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Thank outreef
Berlin, Germany
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I am a huge fan of pizza, ever since I have moved from Brazil I couldn't find a good pizza place in Berlin. But this one is amazing, the flavor is memorable, service and price are good as well.

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Thank Marcelo B
Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I always go to Il Casolare on special occasions, not because I can't go more often (i live just around the corner) but I don't want to spoil it, I want it to be something special that I'm looking forward to! Their pizza is so great and tasty, perfectly thin and crunchy...specially with their spicy oil, just don't take too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grimmstr. 30, 10967 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Kreuzberg
  • Neighbourhood: Kreuzberg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 69506610

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Kreuzberg

Neighbourhood Profile
Kreuzberg
Berlin's revolutionary heart and immigrant roots can both be found in Kreuzberg, but this central neighbourhood is beginning a new chapter. In the 1950s and '60s, Turkish guest workers settled around Kottbusser Tor, while in the 1980s and '90s, rambunctious squatters and artists gathered to live a carefree life here. An old hospital even became a hotspot of riots between squatters and police. Today you can still find the best kebabs in town and many underground clubs, but a lot has changed as well. The hospital has been transformed into an art center, and increasingly you will find new urban cafés, restaurants and designer shops. Rising housing prices and gentrification threaten the spirit of this area along the Spree River, but the neighbourhood’s legacy is upheld by a very engaged community fighting to preserve its rebellious identity.
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