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Al Canale

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Scesa Vasto, 74100 Taranto, Italy
099.4764201
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 145
    Excellent
  • 111
    Very good
  • 34
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 19
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good food but...

We were recommended Al Canale by friends and were pleased that we went there as the food was very good. Highly recommend the antipasto della casa and the pasta dishes such as tubettini alla cozze - fresh and very tasty. The mussels in Taranto are truly excellent - tarantine cozze - we thoroughly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2011
Foodiefan88
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Bangkok, Thailand
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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English first
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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233 reviews 233 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

We went on wednesday evening for dinner to al Canale. We ate the antipasta, linguine vongole, fettucine scampi and fish à la sal. All the dishes were good. But we found everything went a little bit too fast.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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27 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2011

We were recommended Al Canale by friends and were pleased that we went there as the food was very good. Highly recommend the antipasto della casa and the pasta dishes such as tubettini alla cozze - fresh and very tasty. The mussels in Taranto are truly excellent - tarantine cozze - we thoroughly enjoyed them even though we are not... More 

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2010

By far one of the finest dining experiences i have had in over 30 trips to Italy. The food was exceptional, the scene spectacular and the service impeccable. The freshest mussels and seafood cooked to perfection, Delicious fis, calamari made the traditional way. Inexpensive by American standards for what you got and the way it was served. pastas were perfect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Scesa Vasto, 74100 Taranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Taranto  >  Taranto
  • Phone Number: 099.4764201

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 34 - 45

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?