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L'abbondanza Lucana

Via Bruno Buozzi 11 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
+39 0835 334574
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“rabbit” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Bruno Buozzi 11 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We have eaten all over the world and this was one of the worst meals ever. I had grilled lamb whch was cold and poor quality, just three small patties of ground lamb for 20 euro was totally overpriced. All the other meals we have...More

Thank Petmaria
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is a Slow Food restaurant and although the service can be a little on the slow side (the place is always busy in the evenings), with good company and some local red wine it didn't bother us during our two visits. Would definitely recommend...More

Thank ohm33
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We went to this place as it was ranked as one of the top restaurants in Matera. We were very disappointed with the food and particularly with the service. The restaurant wasn't full, yet one of the (young) waitstaff managed to make us feel very...More

1  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Starting with the positives the food was ok small portions but I prefer that. As for the negative the menu is limited in choices and at the beginning of the lunch service a few things were already not available for whatever reason... the service was...More

Thank connie_C66
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, wine, and service. I believe this says it all. The restaurant has a wonderful atmosphere created in part by the stone architecture, typical of the region. The food and wine were superb! Both my friend and I had as a main dish, the...More

Thank Ricardo C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

A pasta and one main, with a side order, is plenty for two to share. Both our primi and secondi were quite good. FIrst rate service. Quiet ambiance.

Thank born_to_run_Canadian
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Top tier restaurant with the highest quality food and very good service. We were told it's the best in Matera. Two wonderful pastas with fava beam cream and fungi , plus a cozze (mussels), and an excellent bottle of wine and bread. It's not cheap,...More

Thank Jerry F
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Attractive restaurant with interesting interpretation on regional dishes. The antipasto was delicious with a modern twist. Our pasta with tomato and charred local peppers was interesting as it was not like other pastas we have tasted. The rabbit was delicate and tender. Our only comment...More

Thank 333penny
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch at this restaurant. The menu is interesting and all the ingredients are local and of excellent quality. We especially loved the pasta with porcini mushrooms, caciocavallo cheese and pistachios; it was just great! Perfect service and very nice owner: he...More

Thank vivaforever83
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Recommended by our BnB owner as his favourite in Matera, we were not disappointed. i wondered if some of the other reviewers were talking about the same restaurant. we shared a course of mixed appetisers and there were all sorts of delicious freshly cooked cold...More

Thank mcplc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bruno Buozzi 11 | Sasso Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Matera  >  Matera
  • Phone Number: +39 0835 334574
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Presence of a barbecue to roast meats and space to 'open x 20 places: " romantic". Presenza del barbecue x carni arrosto e spazio all'aperto x circa 20 posti: "romantico".Inside chance 'to buy a' wide range of typical products of excellence Lucan. CLOSED monday'
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