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L.go Martellotta 55, 70011 Alberobello, Italy
3803696969
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 34
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  • 7
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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good place for lunch and snack

Lovely place on the city square. They have panini, pizza, formaggio and meat. Also some nice salads. Nice people working here

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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57 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Lovely place on the city square. They have panini, pizza, formaggio and meat. Also some nice salads. Nice people working here

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Monopoli, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Our family of five spent a long lunchtime here. Wonder at the total indifference of the staff. Be totally bewildered at how a restaurant can operate by ignoring their customers. Excellent rating is for the amazing way customers arriving after us were seated and served yet we remained invisible to the waiting staff despite attracting the attention of two waitresses.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Food was simple but good, service was appalling, stood for ages to be seated, then ignored for 20 mins, then another 20 to pay

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naples, italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Wandering throught Murgia, the pwrt of province of bari heading towards southwest, take a day to visist the spectacular alberobello. In this restaurant they serve one of the best meat specialities of the area....the so called bombette. Try it!

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France
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Basically a bbq to order. It's simple fare but it's local fresh and delicious. Our 4 year old enjoyed a sausage sandwich and we loved the veal carpaccio with super peppery rocket. It's not really a restaurant more quality street food with tables.

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Farmington, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Having eaten a few too many delicious but heavy meals in sequence, we were looking for a lighter meal to bridge a day of touring. Fontanella 1914 is just the place. Diners choose from a selection of small meat cuts--main course "bon-bons"--which are grilled and served family style. A small pitcher of local wine, basket of bread, and light salad... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Sightseeing in Alberobello, we stopped here for lunch. A plain and simple dining area but very good food prepared at the back of a butcher's shop. The meat cooked to perfection, a selection of 5 pieces per person and salad and chips to go with it. A carafe of local wine and plenty of bread, oil and olives. 11€ per... More 

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Puglia, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is basically a butchers shop where you choose from the meats on display in the chiller and have it cooked and served outside at a table, together with salads, crudo vegetables and chips etc. nice for a change and inexpensive.

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Soest
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We were there for quick lunch prior to a business meeting. We ordered 2 main courses and asked for one starter. The waitress informed us that the starter was not available - which can happen. 3 other customers arrived 20+ minutes later and were allocated a table next us. They ordered the same main course as we did. 5 minutes... More 

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El Sobrante
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

Selected from the counter, the meat was grilled, flavorful and delicious, and a good value. The pollo lunch special was a full chicken, juicy and tender, served with fried potatoes. Including a mixed salad for two, plus bottled water and coperto came to 22 euros, enough delicious food to fill us and have us return!

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  • Address: L.go Martellotta 55, 70011 Alberobello, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Alberobello
  • Phone Number: 3803696969

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