About Monte Cassino
About the restaurant
Monte Cassino Melrose is situated in the old railway station, right on Palma Place in the heart of historic town centre. This award-winning Italian restaurant is owned and run by head chef, Antonio Caterino who hails from Naples. He brings a serious amount of passion and expertise, so you can expect to find some of the most delicious dishes in town being served up at Monte Cassino. We’re talking pizza, pasta, risotto, steaks, seafood and everything else in between. This popular spot is located just a short drive from Galashiels centre, so ensure you arrive armed with a reservation to avoid disappointment.
Monte Cassino in Melrose is a firm favourite with us for a number of reasons. The authentic Italian food offering, warm atmosphere with incredible service and the excellent wine list will leave you wanting more every time you visit. Trust us. Perched right along Palma Place, only a short distance from Galashiels centre this is one Italian restaurant you won’t be forgetting anytime soon. At Monte Cassino the friendly staff will treat you like royalty, ensuring your every need is looked after and that your glass is never empty.
Any visit to Monte Cassino Melrose should start off with some antipasti to share. How about some focaccia; caprese salad; deep fried prawns; beef carpaccio and melted goats cheese with warm peppers in olive oil? When it comes to deciding on what main course to tuck into you’ll have a difficult time making your mind up. Vegetarians will love the risotto giallo with courgettes, courgette flowers, saffron and Mascarpone cheese. If you’re in the mood for seafood, how about some black ink fettuccine with tiger prawns, fresh clams and sundried tomatoes cooked in a chardonnay sauce? Whereas pizza lovers should absolutely go for the one with mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, prawns, garlic and rocket salad. So, when will you be hitting up Monte Cassino just outside Galashiels town centre?