Trattoria Gesù Cristo
Palazzo del Governo
Taranto's new town is a pleasant surprise. It has a truly urbane atmosphere, with sleek shopping streets shooting off the impressive...
Museo Nazionale Archeologico
In the new town is one of Italy's most important archaeological museums. It houses, among other ancient artefacts, the largest...
Guarding the swing bridge that joins the old and new parts of town, this impressive 15th-century structure was once a prison and is...
Swish as you might wish, this is a Taranto hot spot, with outside seating on the pedestrianised street. Great for an evening aperitif.
Trattoria al Gatto Rosso
A relaxed and unpretentious trattoria with a real touch of class - heavy tablecloths, deep wine glasses and the like. It is located in...
Lonely Planet review
Atmospheric family-friendly place southeast of the centre with a menu of seafood that really is the catch of the day (the owners run the fish shop next door). Go for a grilling with the simplest dish on the menu: freshly grilled fish with lemon.