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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Taverna Oraziana

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Orazio Flacco 2, 85100, Potenza, Italy
+39 0971 273233
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

206 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 12: English reviews
Tega Cay, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Taverna Ozaziana tonight for dinner! The food was amazing. I have been to Italy many times and this was the next meal I have had in this country! The staff was very nice and extremely helpful. If you come to Potenza you must try this restaurant. We didn't look at the menu, they suggest food based on what... More 

Thank justica1
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
231 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Decent food (nothing spectacular but solid pasta dishes & grilled meat, the pork is recommended) friendly staff, comfortable surroundings, decent price

Thank gramsci1966
Clearwater, Florida
Level Contributor
27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

After an exhausting day 'doing' the Amalfi Drive, we ended up at a B&B in Potenza, too famished to wait until restaurants opened at 7 PM. Our hostess called this restaurant, and the owner kindly opened early, served a meal of the best pasta I had tasted in ages, poured the best house wine ever, and - due to our... More 

1 Thank smanning28
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Simply delicious- I had the orecchiette, my boyfriend had fusilli...then pork chops. The wine was great and local, the food was incredible, the ambiance cute- would eat there again in a second and hope to have the occasion to again soon.

1 Thank LydiaW083
Cwmbran, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Real Italian food and the best we've had in Italy. The service and hospitality was also very good. Thank you Rocco for making our friends birthday so special. We would recommend this taverna if you want authentic Italian food. Angelq Roy Beryl & Byron

1 Thank angelapowell985
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We went to this restaurant twice when we were staying in Potenza. It is good food at a good price. The house wine was very good value for money and the host was really helpful. I would recommend this restaurant if you would like a delicious home cooked Italian meal.

Thank Christij
San Francisco, California, United States
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent pasta, hand-made by the matriarch of this lovely, family-owned restaurant. My wife and I split the strascinati cacioricotta e crusc'k (a broad, flat local pasta with cheese and dried peppers) and another pasta dish with funghi and tartufo. Both were delicious. Good, cheap house wine (aliagnico) and warm, witty conversation with Rocco, whose English is better than our Italian.... More 

1 Thank LewisWallace
Nicosia, Cyprus
1 review
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The service was very good and very willing to satisfy us, every dish we tasted was excellent. The restaurant is not crowded, but traditional and quiet.

Thank mnggeo
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant on our 1 night in Potenza. The menu was extensive and the food that we had was delicious. We had a good night, we ate up big and thought that the meal was very good value for money. The host was friendly and helpful with the menu. The restaurant was quiet, probably 5-6 tables but... More 

1 Thank Andrew-2011-Sydney
Level Contributor
17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

The food was good value for money for a restaurant. It was big but very quiet (only 2 other tables occupied) which we were told was quite normal at that time. We enjoyed our entrées of prosciuto followed by pasta and the house wine was good.

2 Thank Sandra G

Travellers who viewed Taverna Oraziana also viewed

Potenza, Province of Potenza
Potenza, Province of Potenza
Potenza, Province of Potenza
Potenza, Province of Potenza

Been to Taverna Oraziana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Orazio Flacco 2, 85100, Potenza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Potenza  >  Potenza
  • Phone Number: +39 0971 273233

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Taverna Oraziana and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Taverna Oraziana staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?