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Pescandalo

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Piazza Plebiscito 6 | Zona villa comunale, 76125 Trani, Italy
+39 0883 487091
Today
12:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 00:00
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Tue - Sun 12:30 - 15:30
Tue - Sat 20:30 - 00:00
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Helsinki, Finland
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lunch with mixed starters, both raw and cooked, and one primo each. The food was really good, selection of local fresh fish. The cooked antipasti were prepared very well with different flavours and mix of ingredients. The wine list is also good. BUT, there is a big BUT. The atmosphere was horrible. The place as such is... More 

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Hampshire, UK
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115 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I only speak a little Italian, and struggled a bit with the menu here, but the waiter was very friendly and patient. At his suggestion, we went for the mixed appetizers, followed by a seafood pasta. The four appetizers were Octopus (char grilled), Squid (Grilled - served with a sauce that may have been chicory and fave bean - but... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Everything was excellent: food (good portions!), atmosphere, service and courtesy! Nice surprise was the final bill... super good value for money! Definitively a place that I would recommend and where I will come back every time I will be in Trani!

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Thank ADM79
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We discovered this place thanks to TripAdvisor. It is located in a piazza near the Porto, off the main touristic pathways. Its client are mainly locals from Trani. Those who do not like fish should avoid it. Dishes are very fresh, simple and exquisitely tasteful. Price are moderate. It is also an "enoteca" specialised in local wines including the famous... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Our B&B recommended this restaurant for seafood and we were not disappointed. The "appetizer special" consisted of 4 items (including octopus and squid) -- all prepared in unique, delicious ways. The pasta with fish sauce (tiny pieces of branzino in a tomato based sauce) was wonderful. The service was friendly and accommodating. We would definitely return!

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Fantastic food experience. Not on the harbour side - no view but a lovely atmosphere away from the hussel and bussel. This is a weakness on my part, I can't read Italian so did need to do a lot of translation with the phone as the descriptions were quite poetic so my pigeon skills were very much stretched. It would... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

This is a stylish restaurant with comfortable seating outdoors a few meters from the harbor. To start Polpo grill au schiacciata di patate e cialda croccante eu 12. Pasta of the day with fish eu 13 The squid was well flavored but chewy and a modest portion over mashed potato. Good fresh bread roles. The paste likewise was a small... More 

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South Orange, New Jersey
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83 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2013

Excellent lunch. We had an assortment of antipasti with a very good wine recommended by the waiter, followed only by primi (too hot for secondi at lunch that day). We found the atmosphere in the outdoor seating area excellent, the fish very fresh, the antipasti innovative. The waiter recited the menu for us, and I always fear an exaggerated price... More 

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Southam, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2013

This resto offers some really fine and delicious novel italian food and excellent local wine. Go there if you want a treat. The dishes are reasonably priced, and the local wines are excellent.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2013 via mobile

Closed Monday night so we had lunch the next day. The weather permitted us to eat outside overlooking the square. The interior is very small with one salon and a banquette opposite the central island where fish are displayed and one may observe the cook. Everything is freshly prepared and we were warned by our charming waiter of the likely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$63
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 00:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
20:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Plebiscito 6 | Zona villa comunale, 76125 Trani, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Barletta-Andria-Trani  >  Trani
  • Phone Number: +39 0883 487091

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