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Rustico Italiano Ristorante

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701 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460-3822
+1 561-547-2782
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Read this-they became suddenly nasty when we questioned $14 in water charges and did not want us to turn the check over to see the overcharging on the food. The meal-veal chops dry and bland, served with seven unseasoned steamed string beans, the sparse calamari mostly legs- rubbery and floury. Even the bread stale. This place has a much older... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've been here many times as a couple, and recently returned with four friends. Two of them had never been to Rustico before, but said they will definitely be back. We all ordered appetizers, and enjoyed sharing tastes from all the different plates. The artichoke and calamari were the clear favorites. Even though we we enjoyed a nice round table... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I met another couple last night at Rustico Italiano in Lake Worth. The Calamari was cooked perfectly. We both had the Calamari and Caesar salads. I ordered the Veal Chop and my wife had the Pollo Rustico. We paired it with a Cancello del Barone Chianti. The wine was recommended by the waiter and was an excellent... More 

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1 Thank robert k
Miami, Florida
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food, really authentic Italian food and the selection of wine was fantastic..... I had the ravioli with truffle, it was very tasty, loved it.... and my gf had the risotto, amazingly done... High Five to you chef!!!! I will be back soon....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been there a couple times with friends... and we loved it.... friendly staff, even the chef stopped by at some tables to say hello. Great food, and the bufalla mozzarella is to die for lol .. tell that Angel referred their place to u, you might get a capucciono on the house.. lol... ☕

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Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is a gem. The owner has always recommended the perfect bottle of wine for us and the food is outstanding. Everything is fresh and delicious, as if you were eating in a restaurant in Italy. It is a small place and the service is superb. I always take out of town guests there and even the picky New... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food, outstanding service, knowledgeable suggestions on what to order-we will absolutely return and more, recommend to others looking for phenomenal meal!

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1 Thank Carrie C
Lantana, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Really enjoyed the food, received good service The owner Nino was a very pleasant person when we met him I recommend this restaurant if you are looking for a great night out

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this place by GOOGLE'ing "best italian restaurant in south florida" .... and Google is right! The food at Rustico Italiano is amazing and the service is top-notch. Cuisine is authentic Italian (not the corporate American "Italian" fare you find at the chains) ... this is the real deal! The restaurant is cozy, European chic, elegant. The staff is... More 

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New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday night special Osso Buco: not edible. Waiter did offer to exchange & they didn't charge me for it, but.......Hard to believe chef wouldn't taste an entree before making it the night's special. (This was not borderline bad--it was awful.)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460-3822
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 561-547-2782

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?