Eat & Drink

LA PESCHIERA

La Peschiera restaurant serves typical dishes of Puglia’s delicate cuisine in the finest marine tradition. Freshly caught fish and shellfish are expertly prepared and elevated to an art form by the flavour of the fresh garden vegetables and home-produced extra-virgin olive oil.

→ www.peschierahotel.com

MASSERIA IL MELOGRANO

An atmospheric stairway made of chianche, typical hand-worked local stones, introduces guests to the Melograno restaurant. Dinner is served either al fresco, between an imposing pair of enchanting age-old olive trees reigning over an English lawn, or in the dining room with open kitchen, wood-beamed ceiling and fine tapestries.

→ www.melograno.com

DA TUCCINO RESTAURANT

Da Tuccino is a seafood restaurant in Polignano a Mare with a deep-rooted passion for the sea, food and wine. It has been one of Puglia’s favourite haunts since 1968.

→ www.tuccino.it

GROTTA PALAZZESE RESTAURANT

Hewn from the rock and perched high above the Adriatic, Hotel Ristorante Grotta Palazzese in Polignano a Mare basks in a stunning setting among cliffs and caves that have left generations of visitors in raptures.

→ www.grottapalazzese.it

OSTERIA DI CHICHIBIO

A sophisticated seafront restaurant for savouring fresh fish specialities.

→ www.osteriadichichibio.it

GRAECALIS RESTAURANT

Graecalis is suffused with a welcoming Mediterranean family atmosphere. Its seafood specialities are crafted with the passion of the Carone family, who have been selling and producing certified-quality fish products since 1900.

→ www.graecalis.it

MINT

Mint is a new concept in good eating, with fresh ingredients every day, giving pride of place to local Puglian organic and seasonal produce. Everything is simply prepared to tease out the products’ full authentic flavours.

→ www.mintcucinafresca.com

PIZZERIA LA BELLA 'MBRIANA

Pizzeria Bella ’Mbriana stands in the splendid town of Polignano a Mare, not far from Bari, looking on to the evocative piazza in the historic centre.

→ www.labellambriana.it