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La Cecchina

Piazza Mercantile 31, 70122, Bari, Italy
+39 080 521 4147
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ravioli” (7 reviews)
“orecchiette” (8 reviews)
“antipasti” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Mercantile 31, 70122, Bari, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very good with some excellent dishes such as the red shrimps carpaccio and the horse meat, the sword fish sausage and Paccheri pasta with monk fish. Recommended white wine is the Pietrabianca of Chardonnay with 10% Fiano grapes, absolutely excellent.

1  Thank Herman S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in there slightly early for the locals (only 8pm) so were the only people in the restaurant. However by the time we were leaving it was packed! We order the mixed antipasto and it was simply amazing and so much of it! Could have...More

2  Thank Josephine W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made reservations early on an evening that was not too busy. The service was relaxed and well paced. Enjoyed several different pastas. Nice selection of local food.

1  Thank SpikeIII
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

My friend and I called in on the off chance we could get a table for lunch as it was just the two of us. The restaurant was busy, but by no means full. We waited patiently at the door only to be ignored by...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Nice staff, good selection of local dishes. Prices were acceptable and the food was good, although the oriechette were a bit disappointing. The portions were very uneven ( the ravioli was small, with only 3 of them on the plate, while the oriechette were almost...More

Thank jehanne h
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Excellent restaurant in center of Bari, great ambiance and delicious cuisine, special menus, excellent ice-creams and other desserts; wine also very good; this house is really to recommend.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Whilst Bari offers the perfect background, La Cecchina brings you the most delicious dinner for an unforgettable evening! The service is kind and swift, and the landlady is absolutely amazing! The dishes offer a taste of Apulia with a twist. Definitely try out the antipasti...More

Thank Laurannie_85
Reviewed 3 January 2018

La cecchina is a really charming restaurant, the food is great and so is the service, perfect also for family reunions 😉

Thank Serena L
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Highly recommended. We were very lucky to find a table for eight at short notice for Sunday lunch. The setting is lovely. Restaurant is set on a nice square. Outside dining offers a great view of the square, whilst the inside of the restaurant is...More

Thank Nerikmalti
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The food there is very good, somewhat pricey, but still worth it. Very good place to get to know local kitchen and the dish sizes are ok. However, although everywhere online the opening hour was around 19, it was, in fact, open since 20, which...More

Thank Ewa Ł
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$29 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Mercantile 31, 70122, Bari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Bari
  • Phone Number: +39 080 521 4147
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