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Vico B. Buozzi, 10, 75100 Matera, Italy
+39 0835 331325
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: PaneCotto is a place where you can taste and purchase lots of typical...
PaneCotto is a place where you can taste and purchase lots of typical local products coming directly from the farms of the basilicata Region. In compliance with the healthy Mediterranean Diet, based mainly on olive oil, wheat, legumes, you can buy what you have just tasted inside and take it home with you. In a nice and elegant atmosphere, you can experience and savour the quality and authenticity of products, besides kindness of the staff. Panecotto encourage both the development of the local area through food and wine, artistic craftsmanship and tourism and an ethical entrepeneurial model which also includes the social inclusion of disadvantaged people in the job market and the possibility to gather new funding to invest in welfare actions.
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Chic eatery, lovely space! Yum and delightful to the eye

Easy casual eating, lovely service and a modern renovation of a typical cave like space: a delight to the eye and the taste buds! service with a smile and wonderful products. Here I had my first dried quick fried peppers, which they put on the table instead of bread. We were serviced one of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Easy casual eating, lovely service and a modern renovation of a typical cave like space: a delight to the eye and the taste buds! service with a smile and wonderful products. Here I had my first dried quick fried peppers, which they put on the table instead of bread. We were serviced one of the best legume based soups here... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We enjoyed simple home made soups - very flavoursome - with a generous plate of local salami and other cold meats. Fantastic bread. The owner recommended an excellent glass of red wine to accompany this lunch-time feast. Friendly and v high quality. Perfect for a light meal.

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Dear, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. We truly hope to see you again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We dropped in for a coffee. It is a friendly place with a nice relaxing atmosphere and good food. We were given some biscuits and Matera bread with butter and jam for free with our coffees. Enjoyed it.

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Dear, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. Panecotto experience starts off by Selling and Tasting Point in Matera and continues on our web site. To find our specialities! We truly hope to see you again. More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Don't miss this small tratorria in a beautifully reconstructed cave near Piazza San Pietro Caveoso. Great food, excellent value and friendly staff!

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Dear, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. Panecotto experience starts off by Selling and Tasting Point in Matera and continues on our web site. To find our specialities! We truly hope to see you again. More 

Seattle Area
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144 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Even though we were only in Matera for a couple of days, we ate here for lunch twice. It is that good. Now, don't expect formality. Don't expect haute cuisine. But do expect an extremely friendly people who will endeavor to make you wonderful simple food, served with a smile. Simple traditional dishes done well. Isn't that what you come... More 

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Dear, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. We truly hope to see you again. More 

Roma
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Very hight quality local food experience. We bought also many things to brig home! You can taste great local bread with fresh tomato, very tasty. Great local soups, and very good wine.

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Dear, thank you very much for your positive review. See you soon. More 

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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Panecotto is located in the very heart of Matera's Sassi, few steps away from one of its spectacular terraces on its canyon (so called the Gravina). Fashioned designed, its interiors put in value the ancestral quality of the place, an cavern with impressive domes, also thanks to a minimalist intervention with modern and tech interventions. Food is all local, traditional... More 

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Dear Graziano, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. Panecotto experience starts off by Selling and Tasting Point in Matera and continues on our web site. To find our specialities! We truly hope to see you again. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Panecotto is a great little spot on the edge of the Sassi of Matera. It is perfect for a light and fresh lunch. We tried a selection of cheese and meats from the area and everything was so flavorful and locally made. The focaccia and the fried peppers are especially good! Make sure you have a bottle of wine while... More 

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Dear, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. We truly hope to see you again. More 

Worthing, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

We first tried panecotto three years ago. It served then (as now) decent simple fare. A little disconcerting that they simply reheat what they have stocked in jars in the shop, but if you consider it to be just a snack bar, that's perhaps ok. (Albeit, one of the joys of eating out in Italy is that more often than... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Best place to stop in for a simple, but great lunch to experience the local culinary specialties. After eating their bread, you will not be able to find anything that good.

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Dear Jacksonville, thank you very much for choosing Panecotto. We really appreciate your positve review. We truly hope to see you again. More 

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Address: Vico B. Buozzi, 10, 75100 Matera, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0835 331325
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
Average Prices: USD 13 - 51
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vico B. Buozzi, 10, 75100 Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 331325

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 51
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Description

PaneCotto is a place where you can taste and purchase lots of typical local products coming directly from the farms of the basilicata Region. In compliance with the healthy Mediterranean Diet, based mainly on olive oil, wheat, legumes, you can buy what you have just tasted inside and take it home with you. In a nice and elegant atmosphere, you can experience and savour the quality and authenticity of products, besides kindness of the staff. Panecotto encourage both the development of the local area through food and wine, artistic craftsmanship and tourism and an ethical entrepeneurial model which also includes the social inclusion of disadvantaged people in the job market and the possibility to gather new funding to invest in welfare actions.

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