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La Vela

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Viale Grotta della Regina 19, 70126, Bari, Italy
+39 080 543 0873
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10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
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Hove, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant. Arrived 8pm but it was empty so we walked down to the harbour and back for 9pm when it was just starting to seat people. Good food, beautiful surroundings. Very clean. Lots of free parking.

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Thank Anna V
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

We were stuck for a place to go for dinner old years eve as everything is closed in Italy on that day. We were driving past and saw the lights on so we stopped. They were actually closed and the family that owned it were having there own dinner inside. Amazingly they invited us in and the wife of the... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

First of all, this restaurant is not in Bari but in Torre a Mare, a bit south of Bari. We ordered the raw sea food dish as appetizer and asked for one plate for two persons. We got one plate, with almost nothing on it, and only the oysters and mussels were decent tasting. It was filled with squid which... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

Located a few kilometers south of Bari directly at the beach. Popular with locals, great seafood, but also pizzas are delicious, so usually the whole family will be happy. Middle-aged waiters are proud to work here, a bit grumpy at times, but always friendly. One of our nicest dinners in Puglia.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Monday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Thursday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Friday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Saturday
10:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Grotta della Regina 19, 70126, Bari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Bari
  • Phone Number: +39 080 543 0873

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