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Anticuus Fornus Sancta Clara

Via Luca Martucci 10, 70022 Altamura, Italy
+39 329 152 4177
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“focaccia” (7 reviews)
“baker” (3 reviews)
“century” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Luca Martucci 10, 70022 Altamura, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely bread and great focaccia. You can eat some of the local delicacies in a very informal setting!

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

So: Altamura has the reputation to produce the best bread in Italy. And this place probably makes the best bread in Altamura: easy to do the math! So pass by and have some focaccia (tomato or potato my favourites) and possibly buy some bread to...More

Thank GermanoF
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The focaccia was incredible- fresh baked, chewy yet tender. You can point to what you want and order as much as you want. The energetic baker used 10 foot poles to load the baked goods into a wood-burning huge oven. What a great find!

1  Thank TarteTatin123
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Visited this ancient bakery 14th century bakery because we heard focaccia was delicious. It was but ......there was a whole lot more! We had a local "sampler" of cheese and salumi along wuth bruschetta, foccacia and white beans. Absolutely delicious!!

Thank Ruthann D
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The oldest bakery in town. Good pizza, focaccia and bread. Nice atmosphere. Watch out not to trip over the stick they use to put the bread in the oven.

Thank k v
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Stopped by to try the bread at this ancient bakery 14th century bakery. The focaccia was delicious, some of the best I have tasted. The wine accompaniment was less so, but it was the bread that mattered. When here make sure you have a look...More

Thank Conrad N
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Hidden remote place in the heart of Altamura's old town which serves the best bread in town. Simply tasty, fresh and real. Great with kids.

Thank Mickael V
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We have been to this lovely small restaurant/bakery in the center of beautiful Altamura and enjoyed the cold white wine with the most delicious pizza like bread made with tomato, olive oil, green olive and some green herbs. We also tried the bread with zuccini,...More

Thank ozgen
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We knew en route to Matera we had to stop in Altamura for what is claimed to be the best bread in Italy (confession--I've had better bread in Italy--in fact I preferred the bread I had at several places in Puglia even more; that said,...More

Thank jenny g
Reviewed 13 November 2014

I had read about the famous Altamura bread before our 3 week voyage to Italy. I was in Puglia paying homage to my father--he was born in Molfetta. While in the area I took my wife and 11 year old son to Altamura in search...More

1  Thank Jerry F
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Luca Martucci 10, 70022 Altamura, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Altamura
  • Phone Number: +39 329 152 4177
Si tratta di un antico forno che produce e vende direttamente pane, pizza, taralli e biscotti. Antica tradizione ed alta qualità.
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