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Ristorante Grotta Palazzese

Via Narciso, 59, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
+39 80 424 06 77
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Narciso, 59, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
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Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Location and service is 5 star. The staff were incredibly friendly and attentive. The location goes beyond words. Absolutely beautiful! The food was good but the price point is driven by the location versus the quality of the food. The parking is not too easy...More

4  Thank Mike D
Reviewed October 21, 2017

On arrival there was a queue out the door of customers that had reserved tables, although we were 5 minutes late we still had to join the queue. Luckily the queue was fast moving. The venue is lovely and really something special. The crashing of...More

5  Thank Travelfreak1712
Reviewed October 17, 2017

I visited Grotta Palazzese with my wife and 6 other relatives on a weekend night, during our trip to Italy. I wore a sport coat with business slacks. We arrived at opening time in the evening (7:30 pm). We waited in a long line to...More

1  Thank jandc8491
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Yes, the experience is unique and the setting is beautiful and romantic but at the end of the meal is it worth the huge price tag; I'm not so sure. Shorts and flip flops are not going to get your in. Apparently jeans will, but...More

2  Thank Alicia S
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Wonderful place, sounds of waves and breez around, could not be more romantic ! There were nearly 20 guests waiting in the line in front of the small front door of this restaurant, never a greeting from the staff or a cosy corner for us...More

5  Thank T-L L
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Am in Polignano a mare at present. I didn't try the restaurant but can't help to write a comments on it. There's so many people talking of this restaurant's location and food, since this is my first visit here,I'm thinking of going there for a...More

7  Thank China-g
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Unique location in a private cave dinning experience. Make sure you book way in advance. The food it was good but price.

1  Thank Endrit T
Reviewed October 7, 2017

if you were contemplating an experience at this place, it's all about the location of the restaurant. That's it! The dining experience was totally forgettable. Here's how it works -- The menu appears enticing albeit quite pricey, but what the heck, it's a once in...More

11  Thank Joe M
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant yesterday for dinner at 7:30pm and definitely we loved!! We were first in line for a nice view. The place is amazing, the view, the music 🎶!! Customer service is very nice and attentive. Food is good. We order two dishes...More

1  Thank lorebarba27
Reviewed October 5, 2017

The setting is amazing. However it all stops there. The prices are ridiculous when compared to the food. We had the 6 course menu. It is the same menu for lunch and dinner. The first course of tartar fish was Ok. However everything else was...More

6  Thank DennisJ644
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Sorcha C
May 21, 2018|
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Response from artspacebydesign | Reviewed this property |
Yes, however we recommend taking the time to eat as well. You can order all a cart or individual items from the menu, so you don't have to order a several course meal. The items are a bit expensive but oh my goodness look... More
April 15, 2018|
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Response from DivaGoldCoast | Reviewed this property |
Not that I noticed, but maybe email them and ask..... but they are very lapse at responding. Have fun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$116 - US$174
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Narciso, 59, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Polignano a Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 80 424 06 77
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