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Via Fiorentini, 66, 75100 Matera, Italy
+39 0835 346121
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8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 80
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  • 35
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  • 20
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
In Sassi Barisano, steps if you stay in the sassi

I was there with a group of friends, some only had pizza but we tasted quite a few things. Great location if you are in the sassi, or walk down from Matera's main piazza. It's located on the lowest, road level. You can count on a good meal. Chatty in season.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 3, 2014
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Gergei, Italy
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Kent
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

We used the restaurant a number of times as it was convenient to where we were based and sometimes we just got a pizza to take away. It's the luck of the draw here. They do neopolitan pizzas which are very good and range from 6-8 euros. The insalata caprese was a reliably good choice. My husband had a steak... More 

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Pittsburgh
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This restaurant has incredible ambiance - very cool to be eating in a cave. The service was slow and inattentive, even after adjusting for the fact that in Italy, they do take much more time to eat than we are used to. The caprese salad was mediocre - large wedges of mozzarella and a few cherry tomatoes - the balance... More 

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Cagliari, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Very sweet atmosphere inside the Sassi and the food was great.In the central location, not hard to find, price tag is very reasonable.

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Gergei, Italy
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was there with a group of friends, some only had pizza but we tasted quite a few things. Great location if you are in the sassi, or walk down from Matera's main piazza. It's located on the lowest, road level. You can count on a good meal. Chatty in season.

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Shipley, West Yorskshire, UK
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137 reviews 137 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We came here as a party of 10 with our tour group. Some had very good meals, my husband's lamb was good . I had one of the worst pizzas I have ever been served with. It was a calzone. The filling was lovely, but the dough was burned on the outside and completely raw in the middle. Someone else's... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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38 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Interesting restaurant hollowed out of the rock so it has a nice ambience. We tried the pizzas and were underwhelmed, quite OK but nothing to get excited about.

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Ottawa, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The appetizer platter was huge and fantastic. Pastas also delicious. Nice service, good value. Wine was a little pricey but worth it for the atmosphere and options.

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London, United Kingdom
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46 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside and we largely chose it just out of convenience because it was near our hotel. The inside is in fact really pretty though and it's a shame this isn't more obvious from the street. We were allowed to take our dog in with us. This is very surprising for me coming... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I ate here with another 15 people...me and my father were the only Italians. Nothing to said about the food, great pizza etc. If there is something that makes a good place a great place is the staff and the service. My uncle in law wanted to pay for everybody so he stood up and asked the waiter to give... More 

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Bathurst, Australia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Serendipity found us here as the restaurant close by we had been directed to by our hotel was closed. We were looking for a simple "pizza with a glass of wine" evening. A good crowd is generally a fair indicator of a good eating spot and after checking the menu we decided to give Oi Mari a try. Clientele was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Fiorentini, 66, 75100 Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 346121
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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