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Leo's Braceria

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Piazza Caduti di Via Fani, 4 | nei pressi monumento San Pio, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
19:00 - 00:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Very easy location but nice staff at great food. I'm sure you'll love that.Thank you for this nice experience

Thank frascami
Dublin, Ireland
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Happened to walk past it on return from train station and recognised it from a review I had seen on TripAdvisor returned that evening and were pleasantly surprised food was cheap and cheerful but the meat was amazing and salad excellent. Definitely do not leave Polignana without going to Leos not a great selection of wine but the meat is... More 

Thank TriciaQ186605
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Meat was tough, starters were average to poor. However, service was great, sides were lovely and reasonably priced. It's a pity they don't offer a cut of fillet, or maybe there wasn't any there the night we were in?

Thank aaafa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Good quality meat chosen from over the counter as in an authentic braceria, huge amount of antipasti, fair price in a lovely place. Don't doubt it, go for it.

Thank Jaime A
London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We cycled from our villa 2km away, locked our bikes in the park and walked into Leo's Braceria to gaze on the array of meat that is on offer. Huge slabs of t-bone, veal and burgers plus local specialities of cheese wrapped in pork. We picked a selection and walked back to the park to await the meat feast and... More 

Thank MarkapHills
Locorotondo, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A butcher shop with a wood fired grill - you select what you want from the case and they cook it up for you. Dining is outside in the park across he street. Very simple concept but done every well. The meat is of good quality and the preparation is flawless. Great for carnivores. Not so much if meat is... More 

Thank Lirica1
Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We ate there 2 times with my boyfriend during our stay in Polignano and we were very very satisfied with the quality of the meat! It's rare to eat such a good one, and it's also good that we could choose our pieces. We would recommend this restaurant for everybody.

Thank Orsimanoo
Llanellen, Abergavenny
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A few minutes walk from the old town arch brings you to Leo's. You order your meat in the butchers then sit down outside in the restaurant to eat etc. Good choice, nice wines and beers. All meat is excellent quality and taste. Nice informal relaxed dining & super cheap prices

Thank Huw D
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This very welcoming restaurant is a butchers shop as well. You choose your meat and then it's cooked for you. The wife's eyes being greedier than her tummy as usual, she chose a 1500g T-bone for us. Very enjoyable meal, though stuffed. And an excellent bottle of wine as well.

Thank Howard L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Visited Leo's last night while on holiday after reading good reviews. It certainly didn't disappoint. It is a meat lovers paradise. When we arrived, we were directed in to the butchers, where a lovely English speaking waitress helped us to choose our meat and explained the dishes. She translated for us from the butchers recommendations too. We then went to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Caduti di Via Fani, 4 | nei pressi monumento San Pio, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Bari  >  Polignano a Mare
  • Phone Number: 0809675655
We are butchers since 1854, we inherited from our parents passion for the meat and continue to cultivate this passion with dedication. We transform our products by the farmer on the grill. our goal is to revive the lost flavors with globalization, when meat followed the biological cycle!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?