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Osteria Gia Sotto L'Arco


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Italian, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another year in Carovigno, another wedding anniversary spent on the balcony of this lovely restaurant enjoying delicious food and enjoying watching the World go by in this pretty old town, under clear skies. Theodosio and the team are always welcoming and the food makes it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family to this long term gem in a town off the tourist trail. If you like a typical long Puglian three and three quarter hours eight courses extravaganza Easter lunch, then this is the place for you. The food was very good and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

I went to Gia Sotto l’Arco 20 years ago with my parents and we went back yesterday night with my wife. I remembered the unique tastes of the dishes and, many years later, everything was still excellent. The dining room is simple but elegant. You...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

The location is superb and the service is very good. For the lunch... several course menu it was only good. The kitchen is elaborate but the expectation can‘t always match the taste which is prepared. Therefore I would say the prices are high for such...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank jurgenf2014
Reviewed December 21, 2018

Staying in Carovigno area, you have to go there, in the central square, for the ambient, for the quality of food and for the service. I had a dinner with friends at the Osteria Gia sotto l'arco last summer and the positive impression is still...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

What a great find this restaurant was, we were reluctant to drive 45mins to go to dinner but we are so glad we did because we had a fabulous dinner. The restaurant is on the first floor so as we walked up the stairs we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Nick T
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Went there for dinner. We expected more from a Michelin star restaurant. The food is OK and looks nice in the plate but the overall impression was not as expected. difficulties with parking...

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank hemish1
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful moment we shared here ! Everything was perfect ! The service was excellent very attuned with guest ! The wine was exquisite and the food well mastered! We recommend the wine paired menu ! Thanks to all the team for this wonderful...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Quentin H
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed my evening at the restaurant, the wine was great, the service was on point, the setting was beautiful and I loved the tuna tartar.

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic place! Delicious food, fantastic wines (the owners, the Buongiorno family also have their own winery, and make great wines), a warm and friendly professional service, beautiful location, this all guarantees a wonderful experience. No experimental cuisine but classic Pugliese dishes, prepared...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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