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Osteria del tempo perso

Via Gaetano Tanzarella Vitale 47, Ostuni, Italy
+39 0831 303320
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“rack of lamb” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“antipasti” (22 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Gaetano Tanzarella Vitale 47, Ostuni, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had dinner here based on the many recommendations and write ups. The meal and the setting did not disappoint. The food was excellent and quite reasonable for what it was. The service was also excellent. The setting is very beautiful---in a...More

Thank Jane F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We delayed eating at the Osteria del Tempo Perso until our last night in Ostuni, before heading further south. The meal was outstanding in every aspect. In spite of it being very busy the waiters kept on top of things. Highlights of our meal were...More

Thank SchalkNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great. We orders the lamb chops and the octopus, both cooked perfectly. The restaurant is in a cave like building with a nice cosy ambience. Highly recommended. Book ahead to get a table as it's very popular, we booked on the night and...More

Thank Thee_Journey_Man
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner was amazing. Everything was delicious and the service was great. The setting in the cave was really neat. The restaurant served a little hors doeuvres when we sat down and then the appetizers , first course and main dish were all so tasty. Don't...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We actually walked by this restaurant in the afternoon while exploring the buildings and narrow walk ways on the hill - and even took pictures of it because the entrance looked picture-perfect. Little did we realize at that time that this was the place that...More

Thank weberwest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The osteria is located in very narrow street with an elegance entrance, and an impressive art decor. Food is good but it sounds a little expensive. 126 euros including service and wine for dinner for four, only for 4 primi piatti and 1 antipasti. Cover...More

Thank Christos52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had good food but service poor. After starters and main not approached about dessert or coffees. Asked about size of mixed salad and told it was small but huge when arrived and only needed two between four not three as ordered. Cover charge very...More

Thank Pauline R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved it here, the staff were excellent and the food was phenomenal. We could not decide what to have for starters as there was so much we liked so the waiter and chef concocted us a little bit of everything which was brilliant. The...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The restaurant is in beatiful, narrow street, great external entrance, there are two rooms, cave seems to be much more impressive. Food is just great, amazing burratta straciatella, great pasta, fantastic black pig ribs for meat lovers. Skip the steak and try these ribs there....More

1  Thank MarcinGruchala
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Make sure you reserve in the cave as this restaurant has side-by-side locations. We ate there twice since the food & service were outstanding.

Thank nyctraveler12345_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$145
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gaetano Tanzarella Vitale 47, Ostuni, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Ostuni
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 303320
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