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L'osteria del Borgo Antico


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#78 of 718 Italian in Bari
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


$11 - $32
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is very nice, with interesting paintings and decoration, with a romantic music, at the right volume. Very professional service and great location. We had pizza which was OK and some deserts (good). The prices are a on the higher side but acceptable given...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank ludortravel
Reviewed December 20, 2019

The meal in this restaurant was nothing to write home about but was pleasant. We visited in winter so it was reasonably quiet however in summer I can imagine it would be quite touristy based on its location. The meal was affordable however I would...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank FrancescaLynch
Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

Situated in a very nice place (Piazza Mercantile) in the old town of Bari, L'Osterieta del Borgo Antico offers a large menu of typical Pugliese cuisine. The seafood was absolutely delicious! Today, the biggest gain of this restaurant was Sabil, the nicest waiter I have...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 7razvanf
Reviewed October 15, 2019 via mobile

We went after seeing the mixed reviews of this place. We was placed inside as they said all tables were reserved outside so thought it would be great!! I must admit we are not very open into what we eat and found the menu not...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Simariner
Reviewed October 12, 2019

L'osteria del Borgo Antico was recommend to me for the pizza... As a pizza snob, I was eager to give it a try! I can say this pizza did not disapoint! It was cooked perfectly, with thin crispy crust and seasoned sauce. I washed it...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank asinglewomantravelin
Reviewed October 12, 2019

Welcoming visit, food rustic and good, we ate inside the tables are not very clean looking nooks and crannies with food trapped. We had been out all day so we were hungry. Only ate here once due to the tables and the toilet with the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank akajudithchalmers76
Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

This place was open until 16:30 when we were wandering around the city and we took a chance to fullfill our hunger there. They warned us that we can only order pizza or the typical Barese potatoes-rice-and-mussels (sounds weird, but it was good). Their signature...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank osf2019
Reviewed October 7, 2019

Good food and good service. Helpful staff when you ask, they will recommend the best option for you.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Karolina K
Reviewed September 25, 2019 via mobile

Food is revolting, every single dish came out uncooked or cold or both. This truly is a trap for tourists. I've been puking because I started feeling sick and I'm writing this review from the waiting room of the hospital. Legal actions will follow. Don't...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 22, 2019 via mobile

After a walk around the square this looked inviting Quickly shown to a table and provided with menus Service was friendly and helpful Ordered the spaghetti with seafood, Spigola forno (bakes sea bass) and a caprese salad Meals were a good portion size Fish was...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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