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No one speaks English, the menus are all in Italian, the architecture is sublime and overall... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Laura C
Beverley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quintessential Italian Harbor Town

So, if you ask Italians, they'll ask 'why are you going to Molfetta?!' with an incredulous look ok... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
County Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
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20 Sep 2018
8 Apr 2017
“Quintessential Italian Harbor Town”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

No one speaks English, the menus are all in Italian, the architecture is sublime and overall Molfetta is 'true'

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laura C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

So, if you ask Italians, they'll ask 'why are you going to Molfetta?!' with an incredulous look ok their face. Even if they're from there! We went with my husbands parents, and his mother's parents are from Molfettla (which was the first stop in a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank twoknowtheway
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed in molfetta in September for 3 weeks , it's a quiet little fishing town that oozes the Italian lifestyle. It's very cheap to go out and eat & drink in molfetta, from amazing seafood dishes from 12 euro to 4 euro cocktails. We...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank theunit05
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as we were flying home late the next day, it's close to the airport and we found a room with a balcony overlooking the port. Its a lot bigger than I thought and has a long shopping street. The old town is typical...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank MrRob666
Reviewed 27 May 2015

I have been to this town twice, lately I have been there for a weekend with friends, let me say that I tasted the best fresh sea food I have ever had in whole of my life.

Date of experience: May 2015
4  Thank JemoScout
Reviewed 24 February 2015

This small traditional old port is a quiet place for a beatiful weekend. You must see the old city in the center of Molfetta...is amazing and the people is very friendly! Don't miss it...!!

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank KAPAB
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Its mysterious origins, given the Neolithic settlement uncovered hereabouts, provided the necessary hook to grab our interest. Add to this a lovely Walled medieval town with a splendid Romanesque cathedral and we "are in like Flynn". The port offers a harmony of low structures geometrically...More

Date of experience: October 2014
5  Thank Eli B
Reviewed 2 August 2014

if you visit Puglia you MUST not miss Molfetta. The ancient town is amazing, the sea is a diamond, the people is very friendly. Visit it or you'll regret all life long!

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Giorgio V
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