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La Talpa


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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent traditional meal with incredible views of the Sassi. Outdoor patio is situated in a courtyard, staff is pleasant and accomodating....stunning.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Luvtravelling91
Reviewed July 22, 2019

We had had already had antipasto (in the cafe in the library - very good G&T with nibbles) so didn't want a lot to eat - a primo and possibly a dolce. Pasta? Can't go wrong in Italy..... Pasta with truffles - not a lot...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank E H
Reviewed July 10, 2019

Wow I have eaten out but for traditional food I think they win in Matera. Of course it's hard to pick what to eat but with the waiter by the name of Mario he made it easy he just told us what to eat great...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Julia C
Reviewed June 30, 2019

We arrived without a reservation on a very busy weekend and luckily the staff were able to accommodate us with a table in the front. We enjoyed trying the local dishes and bread. The restaurant is located in the Sassi and it was fun walking...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Cincin2100
Reviewed June 21, 2019

Pizzería Tratoria “La Tapa” Matera, is located in de Sassi Barisano the oldest Sassi, and the restaurant is caved in the rock like all the houses in the old town of Matera. In the summer the guest are eating outside on the fresh terrace just...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank januszs02
Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

We only went here because several other places we had tried were full, but so pleased we did. The waiter was really friendly, spoke good English and dealt with an incredibly busy restaurant superbly. The food was delicious (in particular both the pasta dishes we...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jonny S
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

We had the most wonderful dinner here. The staff friendly, the food delicious and great choices of wines. I enjoyed our dinner here and would recommend as a place to try.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mans71
Reviewed February 4, 2019

We arrived in Matera late on a quiet January weeknight, and our hotel pointed us in the direction of La Talpa which was still serving food. We had good but slightly over-cheesy pizzas. No matter, the first meal on holiday always tastes great!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chickinho10
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice cozy restaurant in Matera. Stuff are really friendly and good service for family. Obviously foods are really tasty especially pasta. Highly recommend for family.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TakahiroS8
Reviewed December 20, 2018

We had a wonderful dinner. We were super well welcomed by a very kind waiter, who helped us to choose the best combination of dishes, not being pushy, rather being sincerely interested in make us order the right quantities. We had a Capriata, so good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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