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Pein Assutt

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Corso Umberto I 66/58, 70022 Altamura, Italy
080-311-8313-349-261-6525
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Just across the road from the horse butcher, they have some tasty horse dishes. Rather unprepossing exterior. Beware this restaurant opens at 9 pm in the evening. We arrived at 8.30 and were met with rather bemused looks by the staff. So we went for a drink nearby and came back at 9.15 and almost didn't get a seat. Inexpensive... More 

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San Jose
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Superb. Excellent tasty food, good variety, local produce, incredible crusty bread, great prices, friendly staff. We loved it!

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S London
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2016

excellent local food; informal, friendly service; great atmosphere. limited choice, but all freshly prepared.

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Ridgefield, CT
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Serving traditional fare from the Puglia region!! The food is the typical country fare designed to help stretch the food budget - hearty and delicious!! I love that they serve Padre Peppe from a watering can!

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new york city
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

It was a bit of a trip to actually find it , and I'm fluent in Italian no less, but well worth it. Literally a hole in the wall with everyone signing the walls with remarks. Food was amazing believe me it is worth the trip if your nearby! Very reasonably priced as well.

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Really great atmosphere and veeeery delicious food!!! I can't remember when I was so extremely full the last time! Worth visiting this place! Aaaand dopo il Padre Peppe possiamo morire! :D

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Protaras, Cyprus
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Authentic and unique restaurant with lovley local food and people everyone has to write a message on the wall before go. great atmosphere keep sharpening your knives papa next time we come to italy we come and see you again for sure. the Cypriots.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This place was recommended to us by a local who took us in and introduced us.The place filled up quickly for lunch. HOW DO THEY EAT SO MUCH?We wrote a message on the wall,as you do and was given a free local shot of nut aperitif by the owner as we left.The food was real and filling and at local... More 

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Puglia, Italy
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Been to this place many times with my girlfriend, friends or business. It's the right place if you like old school food and if you are the kind of person that likes eating quality but quantity too. You will be surprised when you'll see the bill, very reasonable, you won't believe it! It's worth more than just a pop in... More 

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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2014 via mobile

If you are around Altamura you have to stop here if you want to taste the real local tasty food! Friendly, delicious, cozy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Umberto I 66/58, 70022 Altamura, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Altamura
  • Phone Number: 080-311-8313-349-261-6525
Description
This is the best restaurant in town for trying the local cuisine. A small and cosy family restaurant. Unfortunately closed on Sundays and make sure to make a reservation or come early during lunch.
My personal favorite: zuppa di lenticchie e carpaccio cotto

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?