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Via Fiorentini 1/3 | Sasso Barisano, 75100, Matera, Italy
+39 0835 332892
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Surprisingly busy restaurant but great service and fantastic food and wine. We sat quite near the door, the staff were so worried that we would be cold, no chance, it was perfect!

Thank sara018
East Molesey, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly & helpful service from a lovely Nigerian/Italian waitress. Cuberta (only bread & little rusks - no olives, butter or ??) = a little substandard. Lovely starter (Parma ham & melon - perfectly ripe) Main course from charcoal grill very tasty, but lamb lots of bone & fat ++ Good "homemade" ricotta cheesecake dessert. Superb "Primitiva" wine @ €20,... More 

Thank John C
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as it was just up the road from our hotel. We were the first evening guests to arrive as they opened for the evening (7pm - they all seem to eat late). Like a most of the buildings in the area, Nadi is set into a cave, and we had the choice to sit outside or... More 

Thank nikkismith130
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We were 4 adults and a child and we ordered tagliatelle, Risotto, stew and fettuccine. All of it was absolutely yum! Service was excellent. Great option for vegetarians

Thank pranav r
Martina Franca, Italy
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We went to this restaurant three years ago and it was good. Today it was terrible. The service was so slow that we were tempted to go into the kitchen and cook the food ourselves. My wife could not eat any of the pasta dish which was slimy and very badly cooked. We complained and the waiter said, 'Well, others... More 

Thank JohnPuglia
San Diego
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

This place was very close to my hotel. I didn't look at reviews before I went in. I ordered pasta with Crunchy peppers. It was one of my favorite meals that I have had while I have been in Italy. I let the waiter suggest the pasta ! Perfect!

Thank TATSanDiego
Phoenix, Arizona
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272 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

This place is supposed to specialize in grilled meats. I suppose thats true, but what kind of meat is it? And why do you chop it up with all the bones in it like its going into a stew. Very disappointing.

Thank Pete Z
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Tasteful local food in Unesco World heritage site "i Sassi" di Matera. Food is very simple but exquisite. Very affordable prices. Place built in a troglodyte cave.

Thank G c
Boulder, Colorado
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016

Restaurant inside one of the cave buildings - charming and fun atmosphere. We had various appetizers and they were delicious. I had the fava bean puree with sautéed chicory, a local specialty and far more delicious than it sounds. Then I had some fried quid - lightly breaded and or so flavorful. Just be aware, this place does not cater... More 

Thank BeTravelish
Ford City, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

Excellent ristorante in a Sassi. Great food and wonderful service. A few short steps from piazza victorious Venetian in the barisano sasso.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $32
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fiorentini 1/3 | Sasso Barisano, 75100, Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 332892

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?