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L'abbondanza Lucana

Via Bruno Buozzi 11 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
+39 0835 334574
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (5 reviews)
“rabbit” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Bruno Buozzi 11 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We dined here one evening on our trip to Matera, as it was only 100m from our guesthouse and I had read the reviews, giving it a superb rating. Reservations are required, as it was full by 8:30pm...mostly Italians out for dinner. The service was...More

Thank Traveler2thebeach
Reviewed 23 March 2018

While in Matera recently we enjoyed a wonderful meal at L'Abbondanza Lucana. The atmosphere is sophisticated but unstuffy and we were pleasantly surprised to be served a wonderful little bite with prosecco immediately upon being seated. The rest of the meal was equally delicious with...More

Thank 6Aimee1
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Our whole experience was delightful. The decor was appealing, the staff was extremely accommodating due to our limited time available, and the food offerings delectable. Definitely try the taster starter choice for antipasto. It was plentiful and wonderfully presented.

Thank PointerDetroit
Reviewed 26 December 2017

My husband and I were fortunate to enjoy a truly amazing dinner here on Christmas. First class service all the way. Even so--I wasn't prepared for the sustained excellence of each appetizer, and each of the pasta dishes served to us. We hope to return...More

Thank Monique H
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We have eaten all over the world and this was one of the worst meals ever. I had grilled lamb whch was cold and poor quality, just three small patties of ground lamb for 20 euro was totally overpriced. All the other meals we have...More

Thank Elly D
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is a Slow Food restaurant and although the service can be a little on the slow side (the place is always busy in the evenings), with good company and some local red wine it didn't bother us during our two visits. Would definitely recommend...More

1  Thank ohm33
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We went to this place as it was ranked as one of the top restaurants in Matera. We were very disappointed with the food and particularly with the service. The restaurant wasn't full, yet one of the (young) waitstaff managed to make us feel very...More

1  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Starting with the positives the food was ok small portions but I prefer that. As for the negative the menu is limited in choices and at the beginning of the lunch service a few things were already not available for whatever reason... the service was...More

Thank connie_C66
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, wine, and service. I believe this says it all. The restaurant has a wonderful atmosphere created in part by the stone architecture, typical of the region. The food and wine were superb! Both my friend and I had as a main dish, the...More

Thank Ricardo C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A pasta and one main, with a side order, is plenty for two to share. Both our primi and secondi were quite good. FIrst rate service. Quiet ambiance.

Thank born_to_run_Canadian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 58
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bruno Buozzi 11 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 334574
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Presence of a barbecue to roast meats and space to 'open x 20 places: " romantic". Presenza del barbecue x carni arrosto e spazio all'aperto x circa 20 posti: "romantico".Inside chance 'to buy a' wide range of typical products of excellence Lucan. CLOSED monday'
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