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Al Vecchio Arco

Via Antonio Bruno, 5 | Centro Storico, 70010 Locorotondo, Italy
+39 080 431 7014
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Antonio Bruno, 5 | Centro Storico, 70010 Locorotondo, Italy
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants we have been in Italy. Home made pasta. A family restaurant and the owner is fantastic. The food was delicious.

Thank Mira E
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We came across this delightful little restaurant arriving late and hungry into Locorotondo. So glad we did. We understood that the waiter's wife and mother cooked whatever was good that day, hence no menu. Somehow we managed to convey that one of our party was...More

Thank DesperatehousewifeMe
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We found this restaurant by accident and decided to have lunch here as the sheltered tables were very appealing in the afternoon heat! There was no menu at this restaurant. The waiter (one of the owners) explained the menu options of the day. Whilst there...More

Thank citylover0210
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Very good traditional dishes using local ingredients. The owner was very friendly and welcoming, explaining how the dishes are prepared according to old traditional recipes. They do not have a fixed menu, but serve dishes according to the ingredients sourced during the day which worked...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I brought my wife and kids here, two years after being here with friends. It was a great experience again! Although the waiter does not speak another language as Italian, although the menu is what it is on that day, the primi and secondi were...More

1  Thank EchoTrav70
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Avoid this place, We had the doubtful pleasure to have a lunch there in January. HIgh prices for a misterious meal as there is no menu in the tratorria.

Thank Joanna P
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We dashed in from the rain and were lucky to choose this door because Al Vecchio Arco is one of those trattoria where you just have what the waiter brings you. He suggested to us what his wife and mother were cooking in the kitchen....More

1  Thank Eleanor M
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We had an adorable lunch here today. Beautiful fresh pasta with an incredibly rich ragu sauce. The local dish of sausage and rolls of meat on a skewer were divine. Simple, fresh and home made. Having read a review from an unadventurous tourist, I would...More

Thank SallyandStu
Reviewed 30 August 2016

If you want to be sure of a good meal and service, this is probably not for you. On the other hand, the food is genuine, and the gentleman serving tables does his best to be entertaining. The problem is that if you don't understand...More

1  Thank frances_anderson
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We were wandering around the town and decided to stop for a drink and a small bite to share. We saw the "Specials" on the board outside and the alley looked nice and cool. We asked the owner for a table for 2 - and...More

Thank Traveler2015201
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antonio Bruno, 5 | Centro Storico, 70010 Locorotondo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Locorotondo
  • Phone Number: +39 080 431 7014
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