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A Mere

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Frazione San Vito 338, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
+39 080 424 2305
Tue - Sun 12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

If you want a good meal set in a beautiful location - i.e. right next to a fishing fleet of brightly coloured small Mediterranean fishing boats located in a natural harbour and next to an old monastery - complemented by good service and local wines then you cannot go wrong here. We were a party of 4 mostly eating fish,... More 

Thank James S
Brighton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2013

We had a superb meal here in this unassuming little restaurant tucked right at the far end of its street. We had been recommended Antiche Mure, but got lost and found this instead and were not disappointed. Great Octopus and mint dish, some lovely Cavatelli and pesto and a cracking bottle of wine for around 55 Euros for the two... More 

Thank Matt G
Oakham, United Kingdom
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395 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2013

We inadvertently arrived on the evening of the start of the patronal 'festa' and so had the restaurant almost to ourselves. We had a good view of the procession as it passed by the door. This restaurant was recommended to us and did not disappoint, apart from the sorbet. It is in a long room with an arched ceiling, seating... More 

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Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2012 via mobile

We were directed to this restaurant after finding our first pick closed. But so glad other was closed. This was a terrific place with the freshest seafood. Antipasto di casa was many plates of calamari , pulpo, tuna, salmon, langstinos and more. We then split a risotto di mare by four - a wonderful blend if the freshest mussels, clams... More 

1 Thank Jane L
Granada, Spain
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316 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2012

The mussels were some of the sweetest, most delicious mussels we have ever had. The tuna carpaccio was excellent. Our main courses were succulent king prawns and a platter of mixed fish, washed down by an excellent local white wine. The service was also faultless, as was the presentation of the dishes.

Thank MargaretGranada
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2012

we found this restaurant by chance on easter sunday. enjoyed a 7 course set menu - perhaps the best seafood i have ever eaten and by far the best meal i have ever had in italy. the staff were exceptional (thankyou for the free bottle of wine - which was delicious!). well worth a visit, makes my mouth water just... More 

2 Thank lymimu
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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146 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2012 via mobile

We had a dinner in this lovely place and i Will be back for sure!! Cheap and delitious, it has a few tables near the sea! We had sea salad and 'pepata di cozze' and delitious 'tagliolini allo scoglio'. The staff is really kind and is ready to suggest you the best plate! Absolutely to come back!

Thank VirginioA
Polignano a Mare, Italy
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012

Ordered 2 fishes and 2 king prones and a sword fish plus a pizza of margherita and white wine and payd 90 euros... extrememly overprided, had to open the door of the restaurant in order to get the their attention when arrived. will not come back.

1 Thank airlex d
Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2012

We had our second visit to Polignano a Mare and our search for a pleasant restaurant in the town is completed and the winner is A Mare. We find that the meny opens for a variety of choices and the raw material fishes, lubsters and various mussels are well presented at the enterance. The winelist has a good number of... More 

Thank Per M
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2012

This seems to be the place where the tourists are taken. In our case, there were some misunderstandings with what we ordered. However, we must say the food was ok and the service as well although not as personal and warm as in some other places. Next time, I would order a scampi pizza in this place - it looked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$37
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frazione San Vito 338, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Polignano a Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 080 424 2305

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