In the ancient town of Ostuni, Osteria Del Tempo Perso is where time has stopped since 1983. An old eatery with a past heritage and a present existence. The place is an arm’s length away from the cathedral and is one of the most popular spots not only among the locals but also the tourists.
The restaurant’s evening vibes are the best. Small tables set close together, hues of golden lights, and subtle music. Various black and white photos hanging on the walls and shelves holding books and wine bottles. A perfect place to enjoy a date with yours truly! And in an ancient cave-like interior.
Osteria Del Tempo Perso; The Ancient Eatery.
Their kitchen specializes in Seafood, Italian, and Mediterranean cuisine. In the very heart of the historical town of Ostuni, you can enjoy classic contemporary cuisine while savoring their tantalizing wine. Be it lunch or dinner, you are in for a treat because the exquisite flavors of the Ostuni and Apulian cuisine together with the amazing atmosphere of the restaurant are amazingly charming!
Furthermore, the restaurant has two caves with walls that are made out of rough-hewn rock. In addition, the table settings go perfectly well with the surroundings. On the other hand, their terrace is where you can enjoy a view of the white street below as you savor your food.
Where Time stops.
Osteria Del Tempo Perso is a laid-back tavern where the staff is polite and the food is really good. Popular dishes are Antipasti Mainstays like Eggplant Parmesan and Martina Franca. Their octopus is the definition of exotic flavors of the sea! and the Piggy Ribs are a must-try. Deliziosa!
Moreover, the eatery has also been awarded by many famous restaurant guides including Gambero Rosso, Guida Michelin, and Touring Club Italiano. This cave diner of the town is without a doubt a quality mark in Apulian Cuisine.
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