Ostuni dining guide (and beyond!)

Jon Bickley shares his guide to the best places to eat in Ostuni in Puglia – with a few highlights from the nearby area too…

Photos by Jon Bickley

antiche mura, pugliaRistorante Antiche Mura
Cosy little restaurant (left) specialising in fresh fish (closed on Tuesdays).
Via Roma, 11 – 70044 Polignano a Mare

Ristorante Trullo d’Oro
A traditional Puglian restaurant set inside an ancient trullo.
Via Felice Cavallotti, 27 – 70011 Alberobello

Taverna della Gelosia
A family-run taverna in the centro storico of Ostuni serving authentic Puglian dishes.
Vicolo Tommaso Andriola, 26
72017 Ostuni

Osteria Monacelle
This small osteria near the cathedral serves tasty local dishes. Make sure you book ahead at weekends.
Via Cattedrale, 72017 Ostuni

la balconataLe Focacce Ignorante
A lively local bar serving filled focacce, sharing plates, snacks, drinks and more.
Via Roma, 48 – 70044 Polignano a Mare

La Balconata Ristorante & Pizzeria
Fresh local seafood, pasta and pizza at this coastal restaurant (pictured right).
Vico la Pergola, 10
70044 Polignano a Mare


For more about travel in the area, see Jon’s Back to Puglia article. Or check out our Puglia archive