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Decatur: Osteria Cibo Rustico

Osteria Cibo Rustico is the new pasta place in the Druid Hills shopping center. (Curiously, it's in the location recently vacated by Mirko, another pasta restaurant.) The decor is dark wood with a nice, casual feel. The service was very friendly and responsive.

This is my delicious squash soup. The cream in the soup blended perfectly with the squash. The croutons floating in it were scrumptious taste, adding the perfect texture.

For my main course, I tried the radiatore. It came with fennel sausage in a pistachio and parmesan sauce. The pasta was al dentebut still quite soft---I suspect that it had not been dried. The sauce was very comforting on a cold evening and the fennel in the sausage complemented the nutty sauce very well.

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