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Ristorante Porta Nova

Via Gaspare Petrarolo 38 | Via Gaspare Petrarolo 38, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
+39 0831 338983
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (2 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 15:30 Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Gaspare Petrarolo 38 | Via Gaspare Petrarolo 38, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is incredible; taste, presentation, perfection of doneness, service. Perched high on the edge of the old town with sweeping views of several beach towns, this restaurant is a must.

Thank bokalil
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Disaster. Pasta was undercooked, fish was overcooked, not enough sauce, food wasnt worth the price. Boring food. Way too expensive. Dont go. You Will be disappointed.

2  Thank Laura T
Reviewed 14 March 2018

A charming restaurant,with a beautiful view.Very nice service,good food and desserts.Excellent wines. RECOMMEND

Thank hroman72
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here on a quiet mid week day because of the good TripAdvisor reviews. The food was good but expensive, great setting and good service.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I find it hard to believe that someone would rate this restaurant "terrible". Maybe on a given night the service could be lacking or the food not quite as good as another night but, terrible, no way! We started with the squid ink pasta and...More

Thank gvote
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The "Mention" in Michelin 2017 peaked our interest and we made an early reservation with another couple -7:30. (When they open) The view was gorgeous and the restaurant gave the appearance of elegance....more so than many others we had visited on the trip. Although service...More

Thank nezzie
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Where to begin! The several times we walked past, we had noted a 'Michelin recommendation' but also the owner constantly smoking outside. On entering the restaurant, the waiters are surly and lethargic & don't pull out chairs etc. In an empty restaurant they sat another...More

1  Thank rhondanicholson
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

As soon as you enter the restaurant you get the sensation of fine food and cordiality. But once you arrive in the patio area with magnificent views of the Ostuni plains and Ionic Sea, then you know your evening will be a winner. The folowing...More

Thank MaurizioB1952
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My wife & I had a great meal here whilst visiting Ostuni. The stuffed eggplant was superb & they were really helpful catering for my wife who is coeliac. My wife had a dish of white shrimp with tomato & clams followed by gluten free...More

Thank JeffA55
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Very expensive and pretentious restaurant. Would not recommend it. The menu is limited. The waiter said they only had one type of beer and then we saw another waiter serving the beer we had originally asked for. Portions very small. Certainly not worth it.

Thank ArleneLA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$86
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gaspare Petrarolo 38 | Via Gaspare Petrarolo 38, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Ostuni
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 338983
  • E-mail
Porta Nova is among the restaurants of Ostuni which is distinguished by its vocation to the kitchen of quality fish. Romantic restaurant, fish cuisine
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