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La Paranza Ristorante

Via Cariati 68, 74123, Taranto, Italy
+39 099 460 8328
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Cariati 68, 74123, Taranto, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very busy spot which is a good sign that even the locals enjoy this restaurant. The waiter suggested for lunch the platter special. There were five or six different offerings - a combination of several breaded mussels, grilled octopus, and other items. It filled...More

Thank PointerDetroit
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and it was certainly the right suggestion. We had zuppa di cozze ( a must dish in Taranto), octopus salad, red prawn tartar, pasta vongole, grilled squid finishing with panna cottas. The bill was reasonable for quality. Full of local...More

Thank Spiranian
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have been only for a day in Taranto, big port in southern Italy, visiting local friends. They took us in a long walk around the island constituting big part of the city. On the port line of Mare Piccolo, the side with still lot...More

Thank Carlo M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A particularly wonderful, authentic, feel-good, taste-great place. Service was unrushed, of course, but whose counting minutes in Puglia? Food more than amazing

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Nice and cosy restaurant with a nice wiew. The manager who spoke english showed a very uninterested apperence, very unproffesional explaning the menu. Food and wine was top quality. Still the staff need a big face lift.

Thank LL1961
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent fresh fish, brought by fishing boats located few meters from restaurant terrace. Splendid sea views in an ancient Taranto. Kind personnel who will advice you fabulous receipts of various sea food. Strongly recommend for fish lovers.

Thank Radu C
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Next door to the fish market, you cannot get fresher seafood than this .... La Paranza presents you with the best of seafood dishes The tasty starter of polenta and mussels, the grand 'seafood with spaghetti and truffles' comes to the table wrapped up in...More

Thank Riccardo-owl
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Hi suppose it to be much much better, but it's a very normal place, quite expensive and not so "fresh" food. There are much better restaurant around it.

Thank Lucia M
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We got this tip from our hotel to come here and have dinner. Angelo, the boss, really took care of us. We had the Paranza starter which was all into seafood. If you are a small eater stick only to this. I had the grilled...More

Thank laszloe57
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

The place was in a condemned building in a city block of buildings with emergency struts to support then from collapsing. A quite derelict area. The restaurant itself looked in average condition compared to most others in the city. Food was average and booring, but...More

Thank Erik W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cariati 68, 74123, Taranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Taranto  >  Taranto
  • Phone Number: +39 099 460 8328
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