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Trattoria Pugliese

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Via Concezione 9-11, 70023 Gioia del Colle, Italy
+39 080 343 1728
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13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
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Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Charming restaurant with great pasta and cheeses selections. The smoked burrata is a must. Their seasonal specialties were wonderful. The owner Vittoria is such a delight. We enjoyed it so much that we did a return visit.

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Thank cjworme
Hazel Bluff
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Our party of 5 had a fantastic experience tasting 7 or 8 different antipasti. The smoked burrata with the fig sauce was excellent along with the eggplant parmigiana and a cabbage flan all made a return trip a must not to mention the stuffed zucchini flowers. We also enjoyed two types of pasta with so unique flavor profiles and all... More 

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Thank RobertJR53
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a real Gioia del Colle mozzarella and burrata to let our international friends to taste it. What Ristorante Pugliese offered was perfect, a huge and exquisite sequence of apetizers, including fresh cow mozzarella, burrata, smoked burrata, truffle burrata, local salami and pancetta, etc. We were looking for a light lunch and it ended up into a... More 

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Thank Lillo62
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Small place but food full of flavor. Authentic mouthwatering recipies. Small vine list. Great local wine. Great experience overall. Thank you owner Giuseppe for your great hospitality and thank you Enza from the Kitcen for preparing such delicious food.

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Thank Giuseppe L
Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

This trattoria fully deserves its high ratings. The food is deliciously authentic - the mixed antipasto a delight. As was the mixed grill. We were recommended a Gioia del Colle primitivo wine which was also a joy. All unpretentious and served and presented with care and attention.

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

My wife and I dined here the first night of our trip. What a great experience. The husband is the chef and the wife (who speaks excellent English) is the hostess and waitress. The food and service were great. I highly recommend this restaurant if you are in the area.

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Tarxien, Malta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Most of the Staff are English speaking... the food is authentic genuine and delicious. The service was very good, they were very welcoming and explained how the food was prepared etc... the people running this place are putting their heart and soul to this restaurant and it shows!

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Lawrenceville,NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

Luckily this trattoria was recommended by our tour guide, Angelo, from experiencepuglia.com. It was wonderful as promised. Vittoria, the owner and wife of the chef, spoke English fluently and suggested that we let her pick the antipasti..... every morsel of food was fresh, local and deliciously prepared. We lost count of courses after the 6th one but remember wonderful flavors... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

We were on a cycling trip and just passing through Gioia, it happened to be lunch and we had the good fortune of asking a local where we should eat. He led us through a literal maze to Trattoria Pugliese and we thank the gods of good fortune for this serendipity. This was hands down the VERY BEST meal we... More 

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Thank James C
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

While on holiday in Puglia this summer I have been reading Katherine Webb's excellent latest novel, The Night Falling, based in Goia del Colle in the 1920s, which inspired us to take a detour on our travels in Puglia to visit the town, which in turn led us to lunch at the Trattoria Pugliese and what a great decision it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$42
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Concezione 9-11, 70023 Gioia del Colle, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Gioia del Colle
  • Phone Number: +39 080 343 1728

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