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Cuisine of Bari for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

The national cuisine of Bari is distinguished by widest choice of vegetable dishes, appetite pastries and traditional pasta with various sauces and garnishes. Travellers usually name the dish called «orecchiette» as one of the most original and exotic national dishes. This is delicious pasta with spices and turnips. Many consider this delicacy a classic example of home cooking. You can either try this dish if you come to a house of a local resident as a guest, or in prestigious restaurants of the city. In order to prepare the dish cooks use special pasta that is shaped like a small shell. The dish called «Tiella» is no less popular. The name of this meal can be literally translated as "terra cotta pot". It is prepared from premium quality rice, potatoes and mussels, which are generously seasoned with spices and herbs.
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It should be definitely noted that high-quality olive oil remains the main highlight of many types of pastas, salads and stews. The oil is produced in local factories. Meals made of fish also occupy an honorable place in the list of national dishes. The food cooked from various sorts of exotic seafood is no less popular. Fans of exotic meals and seafood should definitely not to forget to try «Ciambotto» stew, which is prepared from the finest and freshest seafood. Fans of meat dishes will be definitely satisfied from young lamb baked in a clay pot with fragrant onions and potatoes. Bari cheese is considered another important national product. The local mozzarella is still produced in accordance with old recipes. Cheese connoisseurs agree that the local sorts of cheese are distinguished by a truly unique and unforgettable taste.
In each restaurant of the city guests will be offered to try various vegetable salads, the basis of which usually make up such ingredients as broccoli, eggplant, spinach, zucchini and cauliflower. As a rule, olive oil is the most usual dressing for various salads. It perfectly reveals the original taste and flavor of vegetables. Do not forget to try «Taralli» bagels, which are one of the best ways to satisfy your hunger in between entertaining excursions. The bagels can be served either as a standalone snack, or as an aperitif. Crispy fresh bagels have become one of the main symbols of Bari. No meal here is possible without them. The local desserts will surely not disappoint even gourmet customers. Fresh and dried fruits, numerous berry syrups and honey are usually the basis of many sweet dishes. We should also note widest choice of wine. You will find a huge choice of numerous sorts of this drink in each local restaurant. Primitivo di Manduria is considered the most popular sort of red wine, and connoisseurs of white wine are recommended to try Martina Franca. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Some restaurants of Bari have become famous far beyond the borders of the city, and Villa de Grecis Eventi restaurant that specializes in international cuisine is one of them. It is open in a gorgeous historical villa with a magnificent garden. Villa de Grecis Eventi regularly hosts banquets, weddings, and other events. To the service of guests of the fabulous restaurant, there are always various seafood dishes, signature desserts, rare meat delicacies, and best vintage wine brought from different parts of the world.
Fans of more casual places with the friendly atmosphere will like Mastro Ciccio restaurant that also specializes in Italian cuisine. It offers magnificent dishes with seafood, dozens of Bruschetta varieties, and the signature dark bread cooked in accordance with a special secret recipe. The choice of vegetable dishes and cheese plates is also nothing but amazing. Vegetarian guests will surely enjoy their visit to this small restaurant.
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All travelers, who are not indifferent to classic Italian cuisine, should add a visit to Atena Focacce café and confectionery to their to-do list. It offers ready food, mostly pastries that this café is famous for. For a moderate price, visitors can also purchase big pieces of various pizza types. The café offers the popular Calzone folded pizza and various pastry types. Besides that, Atena Focacce sells various types of cakes and pies, and absolutely everything is available as takeout food.
Puglia, Country House Cefalicchio I, Canosa di Puglia (Bari) La Ciclatera café is a true landmark of Bari. It is open in the basement of a gorgeous medieval building. Visitors are welcome to relax in a charming hall with a historical arched stone ceiling. The café’s visitors can choose from a range of modern Italian cuisine dishes. A great choice of desserts and various coffee types is another advantage of La Ciclatera. Coffee fans should definitely visit this historical café in order to drink a cup of the signature chocolate and orange espresso.
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Everyone keen on nutritious meat dishes will be pleased to visit Braceria Signorile. It also offers the most popular dishes of Italian cuisine, but this restaurant also specializes in classic American steaks. All portions are quite big; in addition to meat, visitors are welcome to choose from a broad range of fresh vegetable salads and don’t forget about Italian wine.
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Where to go for dinner in Bari: recommended cafe and restaurants

Ristorante Ai Due Ghiottoni
Where: Via Putignani, 11, Bari; Telephone: +39 080 523 2248;
Ristorante Perbacco
Where: via Abbrescia, 99, Bari; Telephone: +39 0805580179;
Al Sorso Preferito
Where: via De Nicolò, 46, Bari; Telephone: +39 080 5235747;
Pizzeria Enzo E Ciro
Where: Via Imbriani Matteo Renato, 79, Bari; Telephone: +39 0805541535;
Pizzeria Tarantini
Where: Via Jacini Stefano, 64, Bari; Telephone: +30 0805022826;
Pizzeria La Veronique
Where: Via S. F. Hahnnemann, 4, Bari; Telephone: +39 080 5461822;
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Bari
♥   Restaurant 'La Bul' Bari. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Pignata' BARI. Type - Classic cuisine|Regional cuisine. 1.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Osteria delle Travi "Il Buco"' BARI. Type - Regional cuisine. 1.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ai 2 Ghiottoni' BARI. Type - Seafood. 2.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Taberna' CARBONARA DI BARI. Type - Regional cuisine. 6.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Da Nicola' TORRE A MARE. Type - Seafood. 13.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Menelao a Santa Chiara' Turi. Type - Creative. 28.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Pashà' Conversano. Type - Modern cuisine. 28.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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