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Ristorante l'Ancora

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Lungomare Tenente Massaro, 70128 Palese, Bari, Italy
+39 080 530 0080
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

Agree with other reviews that the place is a bit tatty, and quite large which adds to it being slightly short on atmosphere. However, have eaten here a number of times with locals while on work trips and you get a completely different level of service and food it seems when you are with Italians. Whenever I've been service has... More 

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Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

My wife and I ate here with three friends during a two-night stay in Palese. We sat outside as it was a warm night and the waiter offered us the menu. We ate pizza and ice cream, which was fine, but there were many things on the menu that were not available. One of my friends asked for a pizza... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

We were on our way to the airport and needed to get a quick bite, so we just pulled into the first place we saw. L'ancora was it. The building is rather run down and our waiter not as tidy as he could have been, but all the staff was helpful and nice. We tried the appetizer buffet which had... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2013

I have to say, I don't see many great reviews here, but I loved it! The antipasto (self serve) had so many great things to eat from seafood to local cheese. The homemade pasta was really, really good, both with seafood and with a simple sauce. To top it all off, even though I am not a dessert person, they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Tenente Massaro, 70128 Palese, Bari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Bari  >  Palese
  • Phone Number: +39 080 530 0080

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?