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Via Abate Giacinto Gimma 159, 70122, Bari, Italy
+39 080 573 9862
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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Hands down the best food in Bari. Lovely family run place best service and food you will have in Italy.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Frozen food (seafood salad was warm because they unfrozed the ingredients in the microwave). Pasta with seafood had exactly the same frozen ingredients than the seafood salad. It's not the homemade food that i expected

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Thank Diego L
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Reviewed 14 December 2014

The best sea food experience! Great service!!!the Man who served us gave us the best advice regarding what to order. The price was very cheap compared with the other central restaurants. If you want to feel the real Italian atmosphere this is the place to come.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2013

In Bari for my brother's wedding, we had lunch at the Hippo. We walked in and asked for the chef to bring us a sampling of the specials for the day. Tremendous service and even better food soon followed....the mussels were amazing. Even if you don't speak Italian, just make the effort and the staff here will ensure you have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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  • Address: Via Abate Giacinto Gimma 159, 70122, Bari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Bari
  • Phone Number: +39 080 573 9862

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