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La Taverna Della Gelosia

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Via Tommaso Andriola 26, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
0831334736
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Philadelphia, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The outdoor setting of this restaurant, with its flowers and whitewashed walls is beautiful. If you go, definitely order the antipasto, as it is a wide variety of local tastes presented on separate plates. This was our favorite part of the meal,and if we returned, we'd just order the antipasto and wine for a perfect evening. Buon appetito!

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Thank sidder
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spotted this place while walking round the city in the morning , so we returned for lunch. We had a lovely lunch in a superb setting. The service was very good. Very pleasant staff, the waitress was very attentive. Our food was excellent and the wine too. Would definitely return.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting in a three terraced garden. We shared the antipasto platter which had some very interesting dishes. My main course was veal stew which had a hint of Indian flavours. The staff all spoke English which we thank them for and the service was excellent. The meal including three courses and a nice bottle of wine was eighty euros.... More 

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1 Thank 1954Elizabeth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderfull delicious lunch at this beautifull romantic setting. It is a bit difficult to find, entrance nog that clear. Service was good and dishes were of good quality. We recommend it!!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered this restaurant 11 years ago and promptly named it "The best restaurant in the world". Since then, it has come and gone in quality and visiting a couple of years ago was a big disappointment. However, this time they redeemed themselves, I'm delighted to say. The setting is always gorgeous, the service was quick and friendly and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a wander around the picturesque Ostuni we found this little restaurant down some steps off one of the many tiny streets - we were drawn in by the leafy shade offering some relief from the heat of the day and were not disappointed! We shared a platter of mixed local food - really good. So much better than what... More 

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Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lovely restaurant offers delicious and unique dishes. The atmosphere is quite special and our table outdoors on the small wandering patio was just perfect for our family lunch.

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glasgow, scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is wonderful and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. My husband said the steak was among the best he had ever tasted! It is beautifully situated on a series of terraces surrounded by flowers and plants- we were under an old pepper tree- though the steps down to the terraces are quite steep. It is not an extensive... More 

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Leicester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brilliant anti-pasta, superb meat and fish main courses made this place so good that we returned twice. They were able to handle food intolerance with ease and the place itself is one of the most attractive places in the old town being on about six different levels, outside.

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced, great food beautiful grotto type restaurant with great outside garden terrace also. Lovely friendly staff too. Highly recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Vegetarian, Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Tommaso Andriola 26, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Ostuni
  • Phone Number: 0831334736

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?