Enoteca dai Tosi Wine Bar In Matera, Italy

View all 14 Photos

The recently completed Enoteca dai Tosi in Matera, Italy, pays homage to the area’s history in a beautiful way. Built inside a refurbished cave dwelling – called Sassi di Matera – the winery looks completely at home here, nestled inside the mountain. Almost like it has occupied this space for hundreds of years. Designed by Architecten De Vylder Vinck Taillieu – the studio that won the Enoteca dai Tosi -Design Contest – the wine bar features local Matera stone as well as traditional green accents and modern details.

Stairs reach towards the vaulted ceilings, providing an ideal seating or display space. Bright green pendant lights, stools, and trays stand out among the natural stone surfaces, while the balustrades, bar area, and window frames boast a slightly muted green hue. Glass windows separate the public and the storage areas. The amphitheater-like design links the winery to the site’s past, looking both contemporary and ancient at the same time. Visitors can choose between 250 carefully selected Italian wines and taste traditional Venetian delicacies. Then sit on the steps with a glass of wine and admire this special, truly one of a kind space. Photographs© Delfino Sisto Legnani.

Featured Products Explore new arrivals at the Gessato Shop

Take me there

  • A Beautiful Hotel in Oia Greece

    A 19th-century home transformed into an elegant hotel. Located on the gorgeous island of Santorini,…

  • 72 Hours in Oslo

    A complete Oslo travel guide to make a short trip to the city memorable. Founded…

  • Istoria Hotel

    A sophisticated retreat in Santorini, Greece. Built in eastern Santorini, away from the island’s popular…

  • The Olea Hotel

    An oasis of relaxation on a picturesque Greek island. Located on a hill on the…

More for you

                array(5) {
  ["post__not_in"]=>
  array(1) {
    [0]=>
    int(191965)
  }
  ["tag__not_in"]=>
  array(2) {
    [0]=>
    int(16203)
    [1]=>
    int(9208)
  }
  ["posts_per_page"]=>
  int(12)
  ["caller_get_posts"]=>
  int(1)
  ["cat"]=>
  int(6178)
}
            
  • Little House By mwworks

    A compact cabin that maximizes its connection to nature. Surrounded by a dense forest in…

  • Bruny Island Hideaway

    A compact and minimalist off-grid cabin. When the client approached Maguire and Devine Architects to…

  • The Vallée du Parc Residence

    A distinctive house that draws inspiration from iconic architecture and the local landscape. Nestled in…

  • Cottage In Sutton

    A beautiful mountain cottage that blends into the landscape with its dark wooden cladding and…

  • Casa LT

    A three-building residential property in a coastal town in Mexico. Casa LT is nestled on…

  • Sackett Hill House

    A modern house built in a beautiful rural area, a couple of hours away from…

  • House 3000

    A bold design that becomes a landmark in a natural landscape. When architect Luís Rebelo…

Close Cart