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Largo Gelso 16, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
+39 080 424 9509
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  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo Gelso 16, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, impeccable service, and the food? You would ask, the food is prepared with the know how and experience of a top class Chef. Price? A little dear but worthwhile. We were very happy and if will ever be back in Polignano a Mare...More

Thank Grace P
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited Meraviglioso for a romantic dinner on our babymoon to Puglia. We travel quite a lot and have seen multiple restaurants. So a step by step review: 1. Reservation The website is only in Italian. Unless you speak Italian it is...More

Thank Yakkiba
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice location, decent food but overpriced. The waiter recommended me a dish of pasta which was not in the menu prepared with ,, fish of the day’’ for which I ended up paying more than 30 eur ! They are saying that they are putting...More

Thank Sorin V
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Stunning seafood and great wine list. Highly recommend the Ravioli, the Seabass and the Burrata. Likely cost with wine if you go for an entree and a main is 100 Euros per couple. Have to book ahead in advance too as gets very busy particularly...More

Thank ChristopherSecker
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

The food was average and the service was mediocre. I had the warm seafood appetizer which was good, consisting of clams, shrimps, mussels, and octopus in bowl with well seasoned broth. Getting to order my main dish was as struggle. I asked the waiter if...More

1  Thank Gino B
Reviewed May 7, 2018

We had a terrible experience at Meraviglioso tonight. We ordered whole grilled branzino and the fish was served overcooked and dry, and the fish didn't smell fresh. When we told the waiter that the meal was overcooked he started to argue with us that the...More

3  Thank Scorp
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Well located restaurant with a nice view of Polignano and the see. Parking available. Food is local. A large selection of nice fresh fish is shown at the entrance. Efficient service.

Thank Osvaldo363
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Sergio and his wife work very hard in this lovely little restaurant - we are here the night before the marathon and Sergio has put a special menu for the marathon - it was a light meal at a good price and was nice food....More

Thank donfambhx
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

We had just arrived for a few days and wandered in. Service was prompt, view pleasant and our mussel entree to share was delicious. Our mains of salmon and ravioli were tasty and we were happy to have dined here.

Thank Trip483501
Reviewed November 7, 2017

I was unprepared to receive fish fried with the head and skin on. I had asked if I would receive fish with the head, and the waiter must not have understood because he said "no." Others in my group didn't mind the head being on...More

1  Thank ladybug0915
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Gelso 16, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Polignano a Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 080 424 9509
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