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Via Ospedale Vecchio 1, 75100 Matera, Italy
+39 (0)835 1971131
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  • 43
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A good family run restaurant

We ate here twice as we enjoyed the experience so much. Nice atmosphere traditional décor, very rustic which we loved. Food was freshly prepared and very tasty. Wine was local, good and fantastic value. The young waiter (Pasquale) was attentive and professional and hugely proud of his mothers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 17, 2014
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  • Late Night
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Surrey
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90 reviews 90 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We ate here twice as we enjoyed the experience so much. Nice atmosphere traditional décor, very rustic which we loved. Food was freshly prepared and very tasty. Wine was local, good and fantastic value. The young waiter (Pasquale) was attentive and professional and hugely proud of his mothers cooking.

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We wanted a simple meal and this place provided a robust and very tasty cold antipasto plate with a grilled side dish and good house wine at a very reasonable price. Located in one of the typical cliff homes of Matera, this restuarant was very nicely decorated with antiques and had good ambiamce.

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Aiken, SC
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I really enjoyed this little restaurant and recommend it. It was just as good as a more highly rated restaurant up the street Trattoria del Caveoso that we ate at a night earlier. The restaurant wasn't very busy so the service was excellent and pleasant. The food and ambiance were very good. We tried a number of dishes and they... More 

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Milan, Italy
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Very good food quality and variety of choice.We asked for ingredients in one stew recipe and wew were told there was no special ingredient.It was instead full of pepper which we couldn't eat. Little disappointing but very good place overall.

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San Diego, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Good food in a quaint little spot... I enjoyed a nice salad and pizza with veggies. Small dining room with just room for a few tables. Owner was very friendly and helpful.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Friendly place with a terrace that looks out across the gorge. Family friendly and good food, we enjoyed the rump steak and pasta with beans and mussels. Cheaper and more laidback than the other Matera restaurant we tried but food just as good.

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Austin, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

if your visit happens in the Spring, you must order the artichokes. Braised and totally tender and delicious. Good house wines. Nice atmosphere. Many locals.

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Montreal, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

We were in Matera in November when everything is pretty quiet. The owner of our B&B recommended this restaurant and we were not disappointed. Very simple but refined atmosphere, and the food to go along with it.

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Roma
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122 reviews 122 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

Good homestyle cooking with typical regional dishes. Especially nice dining on the spacious terrace with a good look over the environment; in high season be sure to reserve a table.

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Paris
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Not so bad for this kind of somewhat touristic restaurants. Matera has a lot of them. The setting is lovely, waiters are just perfect, but as for the food, I was REALLY dispointed by the pizzas ! Some people will tell me that I shouldn't have taken pizzas since we are in Matera not in Naples but in this case... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Via Ospedale Vecchio 1, 75100 Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)835 1971131

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