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Il Piatto Fumante

Strada Provinciale 237 SNC | Contrada Foggia d'Aniello, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
+39 080 496 1942
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Sep 5, 2016
“Perfect meal”
Sep 7, 2016
“too much crowd, low quality food”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Strada Provinciale 237 SNC | Contrada Foggia d'Aniello, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

I'm used to higher standards in Puglia about food, this is not quite my place. Really disappointed by the poor quality of the food and from the overcrowding. I've been there in conjunction of some private party: too much people, too many children out of...More

Thank Villarzilla
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Perhaps I am biased and this restaurant is a joy in the evening but I have had lunch there on two occasions and the place has been awash with senior citizens coming on coaches for a cheap meal. Such company emphasises the gloomy decor and...More

Thank AndrewJMS
Reviewed September 5, 2016

This place is really nice. The outside patio is large and clean. The waiter knew it all, made suggestions . I had a steak that was cooked to perfection . The mussels were fresh and perfectly cooked. Antipasto was a great selection of all fresh...More

Thank luckeelu
Reviewed October 10, 2015

Excellent restaurant and so very friendly! We stayed nearby and this restaurant was recommended to us. When we arrived there was a wedding party in the garden but they took all their time to explain what we could eat. With the salad we ordered as...More

Thank FranceMartine
Reviewed August 11, 2015

We received a warm welcome, prompt canapés and a substantial gluten-free menu for my wife. So far very impressive, and consistent with the Trip Advisor ratings. Unfortunately the food could at best only be described as average, pasta was ok, but salad and vegetables weren't...More

Thank PDC1604
Reviewed July 1, 2015

We love both the food and Francesco. Very welcoming, helpful, english speaking. Would go back to Italy, just for this retaurant.

Thank jab1984
Reviewed May 14, 2015

Great food and service. Very spacious. Tasty antipasti. Follow Francescos recommendations. Car required to get there. Free parking. Lovely meat, fish and pizzas.

1  Thank eateria
Reviewed July 7, 2014

Staying locally, we went here on our first night as recommended by our hosts. Service was friendly and efficient and we had great food at a good price. Not much atmosphere as place was nearly empty, but then it was a monday night. We had...More

Thank KeefandJan
Reviewed June 21, 2014

Very nice food at good value and the service of the restaurant was excellent. .............................................

Thank eline k
Reviewed June 3, 2014

Veryclose ot the Masseria Cesarina, very friendly staff, one speaks very good english, as with all restuatns the locals do not come out to late, food was good and good value, also the b and b has 10% off vouchers as well, they evene remined...More

Thank 11Frank52
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $49
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Provinciale 237 SNC | Contrada Foggia d'Aniello, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Castellana Grotte
  • Phone Number: +39 080 496 1942
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