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Al Vecchio Arco

Via Antonio Bruno 5 | Centro Storico, 70010 Locorotondo, Italy
+39 080 431 7014
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Antonio Bruno 5 | Centro Storico, 70010 Locorotondo, Italy
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Pasquale was very helpful and friendly. There was no menu as such but he explained what his wife had prepared that day and was careful to give prices for everything which was helpful. The food was delicious and we had a great experience.

Thank Karenanni
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant out the season, in the end of the october 2017. We found this place randomly and we asked the owner to see the menu. He didn't have any menu but he told us what his wife was cooking that day and...More

Thank Miruska73
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants we have been in Italy. Home made pasta. A family restaurant and the owner is fantastic. The food was delicious.

Thank Mira E
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We came across this delightful little restaurant arriving late and hungry into Locorotondo. So glad we did. We understood that the waiter's wife and mother cooked whatever was good that day, hence no menu. Somehow we managed to convey that one of our party was...More

Thank DesperatehousewifeMe
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We found this restaurant by accident and decided to have lunch here as the sheltered tables were very appealing in the afternoon heat! There was no menu at this restaurant. The waiter (one of the owners) explained the menu options of the day. Whilst there...More

Thank citylover0210
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Very good traditional dishes using local ingredients. The owner was very friendly and welcoming, explaining how the dishes are prepared according to old traditional recipes. They do not have a fixed menu, but serve dishes according to the ingredients sourced during the day which worked...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

I brought my wife and kids here, two years after being here with friends. It was a great experience again! Although the waiter does not speak another language as Italian, although the menu is what it is on that day, the primi and secondi were...More

1  Thank EchoTrav70
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Avoid this place, We had the doubtful pleasure to have a lunch there in January. HIgh prices for a misterious meal as there is no menu in the tratorria.

Thank Joanna P
Reviewed October 6, 2016

We dashed in from the rain and were lucky to choose this door because Al Vecchio Arco is one of those trattoria where you just have what the waiter brings you. He suggested to us what his wife and mother were cooking in the kitchen....More

1  Thank Eleanor M
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We had an adorable lunch here today. Beautiful fresh pasta with an incredibly rich ragu sauce. The local dish of sausage and rolls of meat on a skewer were divine. Simple, fresh and home made. Having read a review from an unadventurous tourist, I would...More

Thank SallyandStu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antonio Bruno 5 | Centro Storico, 70010 Locorotondo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Locorotondo
  • Phone Number: +39 080 431 7014
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