We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

La Pignata

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Viale Magna Grecia 41, 74121, Taranto, Italy
+39 7794467
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

361 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 8: English reviews
Hasselt
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Other reviews of this place praise (1) the copious house starter and (2) the family friendly character. I can only subscribe to that: as Tim Parks once wrote it, in Italy, children seem to give you access to an unwritten blank check of goodwill and sympathy. Despite mine's ages of 21-17-16, it still looks a valid statement and I must... More 

Helpful?
Thank Benoit V
Level Contributor
37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

4 of us ate here for sunday lunch. Great selwction of Antipastas, great wine and local pasta. The resturant was full but the set up a tabke outside for us. Really wanted to please.

Helpful?
Thank Caroline M
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Been here several times during the same week. Excellent food and service. Several dishes deserve to be mentioned: antipasti to die for (from pure' with herbs to prosciutto e mozzarella), homemade pasta made based on fresh produce available from local farmers, great quality meat. Antonio charms clients and contributes to a great atmosphere! A must in Taranto!

Helpful?
Thank GFP_11
Bucharest, Romania
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

The food was perfect, and the service just as well. We were here for lunch, and yes, it was a very good lunch (i recommend ordering the "dish of the day" - piatto del giorno).

Helpful?
Thank Andreea1331
Rome, Italy
Level Contributor
19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

We had a very pleasant lunch in this small restaurant in Taranto. We started with a selection of appetizers, everything fresh and delicious. We had a really good pasta dish with mussels and fresh tomatoes. The wine was very good as well. We had Sorbetto and ice cream as dessert. We spent around 30 euros per person, it is not... More 

Helpful?
Thank Francesco P
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Just spent an evening here in pleasant family company. We had a varied meat/fish antipasti mix which was very tasty, small sausages, croquettes, baked onions(Yum!!), pepper mixes, mozzarella dish and mussels all well prepared and presented. Attentive service and a pleasant primitivo wine to accompany.The pizza had an excellent baked base and we finished the meal with a creamy sorbet... More 

Helpful?
Thank Eithne S
Great Malvern, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2014

Just had one of the best meal in a very trendy , friendly and professionally run restaurant in Taranto. The food is of excellent quality and cooked to perfection in a homemade fashion. I highly Recommend this restaurant. The antipasti were out of this world and plenty of them. The fresh pasta was sublime not to mention the fiorentina steak... More 

Helpful?
Thank dw489
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2013

Good food and very kind staff. Surely not cheap but it's really excellent! Try it absolutely as soon as possible!

Helpful?
Thank FeDoRiTo

Travelers who viewed La Pignata also viewed

Taranto, Province of Taranto
Taranto, Province of Taranto
 
Taranto, Province of Taranto
Taranto, Province of Taranto
 
Taranto, Province of Taranto
Taranto, Province of Taranto
 

Been to La Pignata? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Magna Grecia 41, 74121, Taranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Taranto  >  Taranto
  • Phone Number: +39 7794467

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of La Pignata and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from La Pignata staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?