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Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine

€€ - €€€Italian
115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
+1 831-465-9040
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (16 reviews)
“spaghetti” (5 reviews)
“prosciutto” (5 reviews)
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Italian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a wonderful find - a little restaurant that seats about 20. The staff was very friendly, and helpful, and our meal was delicious. We had the burrata, procuitto, and tomato special that was perfect. A good glass of wine was recommended. My daughter...More

Thank RucksackCellars
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place is like eating with family...that love you and can cook! We came here for my birthday this year and were not disappointed. The service is exceptional - probably the best I've had anywhere in the area - made us feel special and well...More

Thank jware212
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Really nice tiny restaurant with maybe 6 tables and a small counter to eat. No liquor, and very limited wine list, but outstanding friendly service. The place is a bit dated with 80's decor and kitchy Italian decorations, but the menu is long and well...More

Thank SirNose
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I took my parents here for my mom's birthday and we could not have been happier with the way this place turned out. The staff and our waitress in particular were amazing! She was very attentive and personable. The food was delicious and very authentic....More

1  Thank Jake S
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We eat here every time we are in town. This time was able to bring my 85 year old very picky Italian Mama. And she gave it a thumbs up. The gnocchi are my favorite. The tiramisu is heaven. Very friendly professional staff. See you...More

Thank hippimama715
Reviewed 11 November 2016

the service on our first (and Last) visit here was a disaster. Friends who go their often invited us to join them. They knew our server well, and chatted with him for awhile after we were seated. The salad, appetizer and wine came out within...More

Thank roamingnoni
Reviewed 7 November 2016

After walking around Capitola, we chose to eat at Caruso's. The staff is very friendly and attentive - really nice service! The ambiance is really nice despite being such a small restaurant. Foodwise --- very solid. The Calamari appetizer was amongst the freshest and most...More

Thank pawpower
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had read about Caruso's both on TripAdvisor and elsewhere. We have been there twice in the last month. Normally I only go out for dinner once or twice a year. The first time we tried they were closed, even though it was a Tuesday....More

Thank Sondra_sc
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We visit our daughter in Soquel often and have tried so many different Italian restaurants, none of which seem to compare to Italian places we're used to enjoying in the Boston area. But several years ago we found Caruso's and it's now the only place...More

1  Thank Clg923
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We made reservations for a party of eight to celebrate our anniversary. We had to wait a few minutes for them to set our table. This place is very small. The restaurant seats maybe 15 people tops. They move tables into the hallway of the...More

Thank happytravelerFresno
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Ralph S
23 July 2016|
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Response from MeliSerriteno | Property representative |
Hi Ralph- I do apologize. We don't have an outdoor patio area. Thank you Caruso's
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jude988
2 November 2015|
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Response from LovelyLMP | Reviewed this property |
This traveler is asking about a place in Italy. The restaurant I visited is in Capitola, CA, USA. Please direct the question to the right place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$33
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Capitola
  • Phone Number: +1 831-465-9040
  • E-mail
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