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Corso Vittorio Emanuele II 98/100, 70122, Bari, Italy
+39 339 288 8641
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12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
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Kungälv
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice plats with lovely staff and perfectly well tastning pizzas! Would Love to go there again! Very good value for money, pizzas for 7 Eur and good wine and beer as well.

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Thank Petersoleil
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer thank you for this nice review. We're glad you enjoyed our pizza and that the bill was really cheap. We hope to see you soon. Ristorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

Montreal, Canada
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Located in ancient stop for monks en route to somewhere. While we had to wait for our pizza, the waiter brought us great bruschetta ( on the house). The food was very good, the wine even better, the service excellent and the price for lunch was quite reasonable.

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Thank 15321Louise
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer, thanks for these wonderful words you wrote to us. We are glad you enjoyed all the food served and that the prices were reasonable. See you. RIstorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

Sofia, Bulgaria
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Though the place is on Corso Vittorio Emanuele, it could easily be missed. However, find it and get it. It is really worth it. Inside you'll find great interior and fast and helpful service. Our waiter even suggested to wait before ordering more food because what we had already ordered was probably enough. Food was great, nothing less. We had... More 

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Thank airamdol
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer we are in the center of Bari and there are many ristoranti..per which is easy to get confused. The important thing is that it was worth the effort to get there and eat with us. Thanks for the kind words that you wanted us to write. We are delighted that you enjoyed all of our food and our... More 

sydney
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I eat this all over italy so I know Staff were lovey. Food was ok but had to much sand in the vongoli which is a shame. Not hard to pop them in water so they spit it out. Would I come back. ..no.

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Thank kiribrandli
Ashburn, Virginia
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We ate here because our taxi driver recommended it to us when we asked for a good place to eat pizza and pasta. I had the Fra' Gigi and my husband ordered some pizza with peppers that he picked off and gave to me (we didn't realize pepperoni is different in Italian and means peppers). Both pizzas were delicious. We... More 

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Thank JenniferH20
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer Thank you for this review and excuse our bad English. Sorry for the inconvenience of the pizza and peppers .. We are glad that in any case you tried fine by us, and you'll come back and see us. It 'was a real pleasure to meet you. See you next time Ristorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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140 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Situated not to far from the Palace Hotel we had dinner here one evening and the service was excellent. Food was very good too.

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Thank angelica65
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer we would like to thank you for the kind words you wrote us. We are happy that you found our comfortable restaurant, also because close to your accommodation. Excuse our bad English and see you next time. Best regards. Ristorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were in Bari on a Sunday evening and many places were closed so when we found Fra'Bo open we went in. It was almost full and had a lively atmosphere. The fritto misto was delicious and my husband enjoyed his swordfish. The staff were friendly and service was prompt.

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1 Thank Rosemary W
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer Thank you for this review. We are glad you enjoyed the present joyful atmosphere in our restaurant, full of tourists. It 'also nice to know that you enjoyed our food and especially the swordfish. Check back and excuse our bad English. Best regards. Ristorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I was in a lot of restaurants and I do not often write a review after a bad experience. But I decided to do so because it was really the worst experience of my southern Italy trip. The pizza was ok, I ordered pasta carbonara and it was really bad. The only thing I thought was quite good was the... More 

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Thank Nadia P
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer we are sorry to read these bad words. In fact we have not forgotten anyone. If the place is full, some mistakes can happen and we also apologize here. We think it is excessive, due to some error, define us the worst restaurant of southern Italy. Sorry for the inconvenience and hope to see you again one day.... More 

Level Contributor
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

After waiting 1 hour for our pizza, we leaved the restaurant and payed our 2 cola's. In the 1 hout after ordering the pizza no one came to ask for another drink....

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Thank Rowan H
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Dear customer we are sorry for the inconvenience. If the place is full it is normal to wait, but you left after 30 minutes. If you do not have patience to wait for half an hour is just not sit at the table. Best regards and sorry our english. Ristorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

Chisinau, Moldova
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This place is definitely for locals. I don't really think that someone from their staff speaks English, but either way, they were nice and helpful. We were looking for a place to take a lunch and it was very difficult to find one during ferragosto. Luckily this restaurant was open and had a table for us. It was very busy... More 

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Thank Alina B
Public_relations1979, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Fra' Bo, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliments and excuse our bad English . We are happy to have you did appreciate the pizza and our special orecchiette . Come back soon to visit us . Best wishes . Ristorante Fra' Bò, Bari. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Vittorio Emanuele II 98/100, 70122, Bari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Bari
  • Phone Number: +39 339 288 8641

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