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Trattoria Acaya

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Via Vito Rugge 13, 73029, Vernole, Italy
+39 0832 861104
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Den Helder, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Lovely real italian restaurant, great food, atmosphere and delicious home made digestives! A must go to restaurant! The restaurant is run by lovely and professional people, thanks for the great evening!

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1 Thank suzannecroes
Papallacta, Ecuador
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Good food, but service almost non-existent. We felt unwelcome and uncomfortable. The only pleasant person was the friendly older cook. We wanted another course but no service, even though only 6 other diners, so eventually collected menus myself. The sorbet (commercially produced) I had for dessert tasted like the nasty lemon powder one might have bought as a small child... More 

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1 Thank Shan M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Very nice location in a typical local medieval Acaya house. Food is good and well cooked. Not too many options to choose from but quality of the dishes we tried was high and service was good. Marco

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Bucharest
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

If you want to experience the local cuisine and atmosphere this is the place! Delicious food cooked by the family-owners.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2014

My wife and I have eaten here many times and we have never failed to be impressed. This is a lovely restaurant with genuine authentic local food, cooked to perfection. Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank Donal10317
Milan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2012

The food is in the real Salento Style. Good environment: few tables in a real 'ortale' (garden-like). I've been there some times in different years and the quality level is always the same. Very good and abundant salento antipasto (1 for 2), then delicious fave and cicoria. Good the agnello with patate and pezzettini di cavallo. The parmigiana is not... More 

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1 Thank AlexC0565
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2012

Do yo want to taste real food from Salento in a family restirant. This place is for you.  Very high quality genuine food in a beautiful garden. Not many choiches but every one deserve to be tried.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed June 1, 2012

Spent 4 days just outside the village of Acaya so was able to eat at the 3 restaurants located in the town. Not much difference experienced eating at all three. We were welcomed warmly by the owner. Pleasant courtyard entrance way. Owner is a bit of an artist/poet. Restaurant displays work by the owner. Food was well prepared. Service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vito Rugge 13, 73029, Vernole, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Vernole
  • Phone Number: +39 0832 861104

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