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Via Chianche di Scarano 7, 72013 Ceglie Messapica, Italy
+39 0831 388980
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“roast lamb” (6 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via Chianche di Scarano 7, 72013 Ceglie Messapica, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My fiance and I travelled 30 minutes out of Ostuni to visit this place for lunch off the back of a strong recommendation. We were really excited and on rocking up to the joint, equally pleased with how stunning it looks, outside and in. To...More

Thank David R
Reviewed yesterday

A warm welcome and excellent friendly service. The food is largely rustic in style using local ingredients, and is top quality. The cold meats are brilliant and the cheese selection is to die for. Great wine list too, and reasonable prices. We'll be back!

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a table of eight and only one of the starters was tasty and acceptable. I'm rather surprised how other reviews were impressed. The selection of cheeses at the end of the meal made up some of the let down. The location and staff...More

Thank peter502015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cibus is simply a place where to go. The food is amazing, the best of quality and really good service. Congratulations to the owners and all the staff!

Thank Marica C
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Good antipasti. Secundi not that great. Average meal but I'm spoiled by having such great food where we live in london. Lovely waiter.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Cibus is one of those Italian trattorias that with time have evolved into the absolute best. Great and always surprising creativity, excellent (and often local) produce, perfect combinations of ingredients, friendly service without silly pomp, very good price, fantastic wine advice. It is almost incredible...More

Thank Sandro1205
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Cibus is special, it has a hard won reputation for excellence. The place is charming and the staff are perfect. The food is well thought through, simple but yet still interesting. The only slight disappointment was the dessert, I had the biscuits which were a...More

Thank DubiousApe
Reviewed 10 August 2017

While thinking of what to write about Cibus I could not stop my mouth from watering. Everything was excellent, mostly innovative and exquisitely prepared with the best ingredients of the region. The service is great, the owners and their sons are part of the brigade,...More

Thank carlovvg
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the food, which is true to local traditions. The owners provide detailed explanations on the origins of the dishes and wines which adds to the experience. All this comes at a reasonable price and in an atmospheric setting. A must!

Thank Marco K
Reviewed 21 July 2017

If you appreciate Slow Food and want to try something a bit different try this place. We loved it! Great local food with a slight twist. Excellent, friendly and efficient service, some great advice on the wine ( try the sweet red wine with the...More

Thank anguskeith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Chianche di Scarano 7, 72013 Ceglie Messapica, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Ceglie Messapica
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 388980
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