Top Choice Osteria in Bari

Paglionico Vini e Cucina

Run by the Paglionico family for more than a century, this 100% Italiano osteria (casual tavern) is an absolute classic. There's no menu, just a chalkboard displaying what's cooking that day. It's all fine salt-of-t…
Puglian in Bari

La Locanda di Federico

With domed ceilings, archways and medieval-style artwork on the walls, this restaurant oozes atmosphere. The menu is typical Puglian, starring dishes such as orecchiette con le cime di rape ('little ears' pasta with…
Puglian in Bari


Peep through the lace curtains into the cool interior of this rustic trattoria where worn flagstone floors and period furnishings make you feel like you're dining in someone's front room. The menu features fabulous …
Puglian in Bari

Maria delle Sgagliozze

Octogenarian Maria dispenses the legendary Barese street food sgagliozze (deep-fried polenta cubes) from the front of her house. Sprinkle them with a pinch of salt and Bob's your uncle!