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Capriccio Italian Restaurant

9.1/10
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10 Sussex Street, 5045 Glenelg (SA)See map

Average price A$55

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Restaurant menu

  • Average price A$55
  • American express Welcome
Stracciatella alla romana
A$13.5
Beaten egg with parmesan cheese in a chicken broth
Minestrone all'italiana
A$13.5
Combination of mixed vegetables in rich stock
Pumpkin and bacon
A$13.5
Japanese pumpkin topped with smoked bacon and a dash of cream

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Ratings & Reviews

Excellent

9.1/10
based on 142 reviews
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Quality of food :9.2/10
Service :9.3/10
Setting :8.7/10
  1. Deirdre G.
    Deirdre G.
    • one review
    9/10

    This is an old style Italian restaurant with great food and reasonable prices. Service was efficient. Portions are a good size. There is a large menu of Italian favourites with a good choice of desserts. The night we were there it was busy with a number of tables turning over; but this did not impact service or delivery of meals.

  2. Kristin M.
    Kristin M.
    • one review
    8/10

    Excellent service in this little retro gem. Food arrived very quickly. Quality food. We really enjoyed the entree platters to share. Kids well looked after. Lovely family business. Thank you.

  3. Steve W.
    Steve W.
    • one review
    10/10

    Capriccio's never fails to deliver. The food is excellent and good value for money. The service is friendly and welcoming and the atmosphere is comfortable.

  4. Nigel K.
    Nigel K.
    • 8 reviews
    8.5/10

    Great family restaurant, authentic as it gets. Lovely dinner and excellent staff.

  5. Warren H.
    Warren H.
    • one review
    9/10

    Great find with fantastic food. Staff were very friendly and the service was exceptional. The restaurant itself of old-style Italian but could do with an update to improve the ambience.

  6. Chris B.
    Chris B.
    • one review
    8/10

    Everything was fantastic - food, service etc. only minor suggestions would be to dispense with the paper tablecloth over the linen tablecloth, and a slight reduction in pricing. Thank you Capriccio!

  7. Terry J.
    Terry J.
    • one review
    10/10

    Awesome food, great service, good wine choice, has become a quiet Adelaide institution that must be experienced,definitely return again and again.

  8. Kathryn H.
    Kathryn H.
    • one review
    9.5/10

    Lovely atmosphere, great service and excellent food. Highly recommend, versatile menu. But No oysters on menu. However definitely will visit again.

  9. Goe D.
    Goe D.
    • one review
    4/10

    The waiting staff were terrible, took the orders twice as she forgot the first order and then got my order wrong. Male waiter came back to clear the table reeking of cigarette smell, avoid this restaurant if you can

  10. Linda H.
    Linda H.
    • one review
    5/10

    The staff were attentive - at times over zealous...we didn't need 3 people asking us for our order after we had just placed the order. the restaurant was very cold and the meals served ranged in size that didn't make sense. The "homemade speciality of Seafood Ravioli" was very disappointing - the "pillows of pasta filled with mixed seafood" was merely tinned tuna in folded lasagne sheets with a tasteless sauce. :(

  11. Justin M.
    Justin M.
    • one review
    9.5/10

    Nice quality food with a good friendly vibe and great prompt service. Recommend.

  12. Paul H.
    Paul H.
    • one review
    10/10

    We at here at least a couple of times each year and always have a great time. As good an Italian restaurant as you'll find anywhere in Australia, let alone Adelaide. I've even forgiven the fact that there was no Tiramisu available tonight!!

  13. Louise B.
    Louise B.
    • one review
    5/10

    Felt really rushed and pressured to select our choices. Green salad pitiful for price. No relaxed ambiance you would expect from a traditional Italian restaurant

  14. Simone B.
    Simone B.
    • one review
    8/10

    Lovely staff. Accommodated my food needs. Food was nice. Nice atmosphere. Steak was cooked how I asked. Dessert was tasty. They exchanged veges for salad at no charge

  15. Samantha P.
    Samantha P.
    • one review
    10/10

    Such a great restaurant, with beautiful customer service and food that was authentic and absolutely perfect!! Will definitely have to visit again

  16. Gaye G.
    Gaye G.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    Family owned restaurant. Service exceptional. Food authentic Italian and most delicious. This was our second visit and it will be our regular restaurant location in the future. Congratulations to all the staff who have endured under COVID restrictions

  17. Fernando T.
    Fernando T.
    • one review
    10/10

    The food was excellent for all our group especially the prawn dish and the steak. Our waiter helped us choose wines which matched perfectly. Even our vegetarian guest was very impressed with her dish.

  18. Barry S.
    Barry S.
    • 2 reviews
    7/10

    The food was great and we will come again. The only concern was the waiter who seemed distracted, He dropped our plates in front of us without letting us lift our napkins or other items first. Thankyou

  19. Bentley R.
    Bentley R.
    • one review
    10/10

    Fantastic service, very welcoming & prompt on all fronts. A true family business that made the place very honest & real. The food was excellent in quality & serving size

  20. Damon M.
    Damon M.
    • 15 reviews
    10/10

    Best Italian in Adelaide, service is always exceptional . Appears to be no compromise in quality due to COVID unlike many other restaurants.

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10 Sussex Street, 5045, Glenelg (SA), Australia

About the restaurant

Iconic tourist destination Capriccio has enjoyed many owners over the last 35 odd years of business, and current owners Esterina and Francesco Scuteri have a brilliant pedigree of Italian cuisine and dining experiences, having run a successful well-loved Italian restaurant in the past. It is a special restaurant indeed that offers a VIP club. The décor is delightful, with carnival masks, murals and paintings adorning the walls, and you feel instantly like you are in a ‘little Italy’. The venue has a lovely homely feel as lovely aromas fill the room and beautiful music sets a great atmosphere. Here is a place you can enjoy a wonderful first date or a family dinner, and functions are also available. Homemade specialities include fresh Gnocchi with basil, capsicum and hot spices, Osso Bucco- braised veal knuckles, and their divine marinated garfish with smoked salmon and caviar. Located just off the busy main strip in Glenelg, this restaurant is easily reached by all means of public transport and is only 15 minutes from the CBD.

Best dish - Cannelloni Di Ricotta e Spinaci

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