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Gran caffe

Piazza Vittoro Veneto, Matera, Italy
+39 0835 332302
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good48%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
“Excellent coffee and pastries.”
27 Jun 2018
“Don't be a fool, visit!!!”
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Piazza Vittoro Veneto, Matera, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Sometimes, you just need a coffee and pastry, or gelato. Especially after a lot of walking. This is just the place. We visited twice in our two-day stay in Matera. Recommended.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lcbs
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

While it's in the square it took me a few days to venture in, on tasting a mini sweet treat and latte I immediately kicked myself for not going sooner. Traditional food and really good coffee, always busy with locals which is never a bad...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank aly-fea
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The owner starts his day at 4am to continue to home bake and make all his delicious pastries and cakes. And they taste like the best cakes of a bygone era. Nothing flash, a modest family run business that was in place pre boom, and...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank FaustoCopp1
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Nice, central, stop for gelato on a warm afternoon. Right on one of the main plazas of Matera. Service is prompt. The gelato is tasty, with several choices, and priced right!

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank saolsen11
Reviewed 20 April 2015

The pastries looked pretty good as we passed by, so we stopped in. Seating was limited and we had to wait for a seat. The selection was pretty extensive and we each ordered and shared some pastries. The seating was rudimentary and uncomfortable. The service...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Besides great coffee, caffe, try to find Giovanni who has been there for many years, and say an American friend told you to go! In this place you will find DOZENS OF THE BEST tasty treats for breakfast or anytime! Have never seen such a...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank Ciaojanice2014
Reviewed 24 November 2014

We came here at least once a day and bought pastries to bring to a friends house for dinner. This is a very welcoming cafe with great coffee. the pastries are made in house and there is something new every day.

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank polinab2014
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  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
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Child-friendly, Kids
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  • Address: Piazza Vittoro Veneto, Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 332302
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