We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 113/A, 73020 Uggiano La Chiesa, Italy
+39 329 531 7784
Certificate of Excellence
All photos (464)
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“top notch” (3 reviews)
Open Now
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 113/A, 73020 Uggiano La Chiesa, Italy
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (613)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We were in Uggiano for a week and stumbled across this fine dining experience for a fraction of the price you would get it anywhere else. It is set in a beautiful art gallery, with gardens and an extensive wine list. We enjoyed it very...More

Thank EvaSUK
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Very interesting dining experience at Matisse recently. Had the tuna tartar to start and found it quite interestingly prepared and presented. Quality of the food was high and staff was present, even though it was quite busy. Reservations would certainly be recommended in the high...More

Thank 2manyplaces2liltime
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful garden, excellent food and lovely staff. Very good value for money, too. It was our last night in the area and we really enjoyed dinner here.

1  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely seafood and puddings. Best meal in puglia so far and better value than otranto and many agritourisma locally. Nice garden and decor too

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, delicious food and a Nice place to sit in the garden! Also very reasonable prices! Just a fine reastaurant!

Thank RobvdW83
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Typical Salento's food combined with some different unexpected tastes and the beautiful presentation of the dishes makes this place really unique. Particularly suggested for a romantic dinner. I really loved it: service is good (although some of the waitresses do not speak very good English...More

Thank FeliceDark
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Extremely pleasant restaurant. Good well prepared selection of food with good selection of wines. The service was excellent with very efficient friendly staff.

1  Thank RayB07
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Young team works hard but still needs more training to live up to their stunning promise. With so many serious restaurants around, would give this a pass.

Thank wsdoyle
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I was suggested to try and it was absolutely worth doing! Refined food and warm welcome what else can you ask for ? The bill is the nice surprise quality price ratio is perfect!

Thank Enrico Mario D
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A bit off the main road in Uggiano La Chiesa, this charming modern restaurant has very good food and especially fresh fish... Accurate service and pleasant atmosphere will make your dinner a very nice experience...

Thank Emanuele M
Nearby HotelsSee all Uggiano La Chiesa Hotels
Hotel Resort Mulino a Vento
549 reviews
1.25 km away
Dolmen Sport Resort
568 reviews
1.53 km away
Palazzo Ducale Venturi - Luxury Relais & Wellness
25 reviews
2.42 km away
Masseria Panareo
248 reviews
3.05 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Lu Passatiempu
84 reviews
.60 km away
Glam Caffe
5 reviews
1.58 km away
Agriturismo Agrodolce
297 reviews
1.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Frantoio Ipogeo Mulino a Vento
47 reviews
1.29 km away
Cantine Menhir
544 reviews
2.07 km away
Il Giardino Megalitico
14 reviews
2.71 km away
Chiesa di Santa Maria Maddalena
7 reviews
.43 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from MATISSE staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 113/A, 73020 Uggiano La Chiesa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Uggiano La Chiesa
  • Phone Number: +39 329 531 7784
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing