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Via Nigro' 37, 76125 Trani, Italy
+39 0883 880948
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Nigro' 37, 76125 Trani, Italy
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

The whole experience was amazing. From the minute we walked in we were made to feel special. Every dish and wine was described with expertise and tasted delicious. Domenico was brilliant; knowledgeable, caring and interested and truly ensured that we had a gastronomic experience. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank TR27
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We had a very pleasant experience at Quintessenza. We ordered two tasting menus and one wine pairing. The food was really tasty especially the tortellini (my favourite!) and we were really pleased by the fact that they were using local products and presenting wines from...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Being born in the area and living now in Manhattan, I wanted to explore this Michelin star restaurant. So while in the area for family trip, I had dinner here with my partner (American) and a couple of Italian friends. We took one of the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Alessandro P
Reviewed 11 September 2018

A warm welcome and a true passion for regional cuisine - with modern touches - cooked using local produce are right at the forefront of this charming restaurant. The service is highly attentive and the food is delicious with clean flavours. We will always look...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank IntlTraveller21stc
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Although there were two highly rated restaurants within 100m of our B&B we decided to treat ourselves to a star experience - and have no regrets. The service was exemplary, friendly and attentive without being obsequious or dismissive of foreigners which some Michelin restaurants are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank chrissuekiwi
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

A visit for my 50th birthday and we were not disappointed. The staff are very knowledgeable about the produce and the wine, superb food. What a great experience. Reasonably priced for what we ordered, we chose the taster menu along with wine pairing and it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank 795jom
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I took the Liberamente menu with wines. There are 2 starters, 2 main dishes and 2 desserts served. Every plate was delicious. One of the best restaurants in Italy.

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Benoit B
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch and wished we could’ve checked in and stayed for 3 days eating their amazing food and drinking their perfectly paired wine. We’ve tried a few * restaurants in Lazio and also further south in Puglia and this was by far the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank robbie1007
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

A tribute to the powers of the will, of social media and Trip Advisor. The venue, in a middle of nowhere side-street way off the tourist beat, is so low key that we went around the block twice before a local pointed it out (grazie!)....More

Date of visit: May 2018
4  Thank zzesty
Reviewed 24 May 2018

‘Quintessenza’ (Quintessence) is a one Michelin Star restaurant located in the back streets of Trani. The building is not much from the outside but inside is magnificently presented in muted blue/grey and white; very tastefully done. The restaurant specialises in local Puglian seasonal produce with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank geoffr739
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 45 - USD 113
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nigro' 37, 76125 Trani, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Barletta-Andria-Trani  >  Trani
  • Phone Number: +39 0883 880948
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A contemporary Mediterranean cuisine with roots on Puglia, tasty and light, affordable and understandable, made of elegance and concentration of flavors, always emphasizing simplicity and aiming to preserve the identity of each ingredient not to confuse it.
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