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Casanova Restaurant

5th Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93923
+1 831-625-0501
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5th Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93923
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Casanova is a restaurant past it's prime and survives based on good photos and unsuspecting tourists We booked our reservation weeks in advance thinking we would dine in a quaint and lovely restaurant Upon arrival we checked in and after a brief wait we were...More

Thank Lucyrh11542
Reviewed 3 days ago

When friends of mine knew I was going to be in Carmel for my 50th birthday they assured me that booking Cazenove in advance was a must. From start to finish the service was impeccable, ambience of the restaurant was perfect, the food was absolutely...More

Thank 2468sunshine
Reviewed 6 days ago

STAY AWAY! Terrible expensive food, lousy service & management If you care about your family's health- STAY AWAY!

2  Thank avnerez1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we visit Carmel we dine here and are always happy we did. This time we had our dogs with us and it was still perfect. We sat out front by the street on a beautiful evening. Good service throughout. I had the cannelloni...More

Thank whaleman1958
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very relaxed charming atmosphere with a friendly staff. The food is delicious. The sommelier was fantastic, be sure to ask him to see the wine cellar.

Thank pattynrich
Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned after 2 years to a busy place on a Friday night with a reservation this time (see review 8/31/15) and promptly sat in a table in the back courtyard. We were a little hesitant with our 7 month old baby in tow at a...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations for two and were a bit reluctant to go. The reviews seemed a bit mixed, and we come from Houston where food is GREAT and we tend to be disappointed when dining in other cities! We enjoyed our dinner, and the atmosphere...More

Thank jen h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant came highly recommend by a friend and we made reservations for dinner. We were seated outdoors and it was a bit chilly, so I asked for a cup of hot water, the waiter was not too friendly and told me he would have...More

1  Thank FamilyTravel1205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food and a great wine variety. The chocolate cake is a innovative dessert of the house and is yummy! Excelente for great occasions. Reserve your table with time because always is full of people.

Thank Fabiola B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had dinner here several times and is always fabulous. Great food selections. Wine list is very pricey but excellent. Reservation is a must.

Thank Bernie G
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Ye C
12 March 2017|
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Response from Wannabinhawaii | Reviewed this property |
Last time we were there they charged a $30 corkage fee....but if you bring a bottle of their wine...Georis...no charge! Not sure if this is still the deal...definitely call. Love all of the Georis restaurants and wines...if... More
Anita M
14 November 2016|
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Response from alacattle | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call the restaurant. If they are I'm sure it will be delicious.
17 October 2015|
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Response from AlisonB683 | Reviewed this property |
Only at a few tables outside the front
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93923
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-0501
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