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Locanda Di Nonna Mena

Via Edison 30, 72019 San Vito dei Normanni, Italy
+39 349 672 4204
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Edison 30, 72019 San Vito dei Normanni, Italy
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

This small, rustic and homey restaurant is one of the leading "slow food" destinations of Puglia, and the menu reflects all of the hallmarks of that designation. Ingredients are hyper local, and the dishes reflect what the owners say are many of the traditional recipes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AlexanderM4448
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Honestly absolutely fantastic. We went to Nonna’s 4 times in 2 weeks. Incredibly fresh and delicious food, gorgeous service and lovely lovely people. Sad to be leaving

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 313alicej
Reviewed July 2, 2018

A small restaurant that is popular with locals so make a reservation. Excellent food which varies with the seasons. Try the assortment of starters, small plates keep coming out with a delicious range of food. Excellent wine list with a good selection available by the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Stephen O
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Sadly, despite a number of strong recommendations, we were disappointed. The food was nothing special and the seating (indoors and outdoors) cramped. Indoors is especially hot during summer. The food was ok, but nothing special, and for the price, poor value.

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank MadeInScottland
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We visited in late March. We booked in advance as we had tried on a previous holiday to simply 'turn up' but they had been fully booked. Luigi was a very welcoming host and made us feel at ease straight away. Amazing food and wonderful...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 856mata
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

I was born in San Vito but, 10 years ago, I moved to north of Italy. Every time I come back in my home town I usually go in "Locanda di Nonna Mena": very typical dishes, low prices...in Luigi's restaurant i fell like home. If...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank giorgiocosimos
Reviewed October 22, 2017

We went with as a party of four in mid October, twice because it was so good. Had to book a couple of days beforehand, even in the off season. Meal and service were excellent, and the price is very reasonable! The antipastis were all...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank NigelMK
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Really nice experience with service very helpful and no attempt to up sale. Food was great and exactly the right portions. We managed to do the full Italian set of courses for the first time! All ingredients were fresh and local. Highly recommended. 2 persons...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Dave H
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Tucked away on a back street this small restaurant is one of the best for fresh local food cooked using family cherished recipes. The service is excellent, happy to flex a dish, menu, make recommendations to suit every palet. I often simply leave the food...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank scottabrown68
Reviewed September 7, 2017

We went there as a farewell meal after a lovely holiday with our daughter & family. The restaurant had one member who spoke good English which enabled us to explain that one of our party must not come into contact with dairy or egg containing...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
7:45 PM - 10:15 PM
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
7:45 PM - 10:15 PM
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
7:45 PM - 10:15 PM
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
7:45 PM - 10:15 PM
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
7:45 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Edison 30, 72019 San Vito dei Normanni, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  San Vito dei Normanni
  • Phone Number: +39 349 672 4204
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