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Al Canale

Scesa Vasto 1, 74123, Taranto, Italy
+39 099 476 4201
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
2 weeks ago
“very good”
14 Dec 2017
“My expectations were probably too high...”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Scesa Vasto 1, 74123, Taranto, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place and very fresh fish. The service is good and people very welcoming. the restaurant is located in the centre so after the dinner you can enjoy a nice walk.

Thank sissicatla
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

For two years I've heard of this restaurant, supposedly best in town. The prices on the menu suggests it is, however the menue's paper pages full of stains gives a very tired first impression. The place itself is great, nicely set up and a super...More

Thank VillaOttiliaOria
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Great terrace to sit on and enjoy the view. Sitting inside is not recommended. Food and service are mediocre.

Thank Bjorn B
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The worst restaurant I had ever been. The service is awful. They are going around and doing anything. We were waiting 20 minutes to give us menu. We want a table with view they put us near to exit. We didn't try the meal because...More

Thank Silvia K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Fantastic restaurant nestled on canal side in middle of Taranto - very good range of seafood all locally caught and prepared simply. Sea urchins were incredible and not something you always get - prepared in simple way - recommend a visit

Thank Folli84
Reviewed 10 December 2016

It is nice located, small restaurant. Big windows make impression that people sitting outside or at least in a kind of patio. Food is good and fresh - we ate frutti di mare. Unfortunately, if you prefer better food for lower price than Taranto can...More

2  Thank Krzysztof N
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Good traditional food with special view on the Aragonese Castle and the canal. The restaurant is owned by a family keeping tradition of good traditional food, mainly fish and seafood. Relaxing and nice for family lunch or for dinner - when possible in the terrace!

Thank PenelopeMilan
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Poor service, average food, and overpriced. Antipasto mare e terra was only mare. Wouldn't recommend.

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

On a windy day in May , the wind blowing so fiercely that we were almost blown from the bridge over the canal connecting the small sea (mare piccolo) with the big sea (mare grande) we were saved by diving into a restaurant: al canale,...More

Thank Benzee
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I am of the opinion that it was just a waste of money. Service is terrible, only the location of the restaurant is great.

1  Thank nat_lijar
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scesa Vasto 1, 74123, Taranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Taranto  >  Taranto
  • Phone Number: +39 099 476 4201
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