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Mercato del Pesce

Via Filippo Turati 16, 73026 Torre Dell'Orso, Melendugno, Italy
+39 328 401 1854
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
23 Aug 2018
“Quality and kindness!”
13 Sep 2018
“BAD SERVICE, EXPENSIVE, average food”
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7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Via Filippo Turati 16, 73026 Torre Dell'Orso, Melendugno, Italy
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The service was terrible. Overprised. It was the most expensive meal we have had so far in Italy, and we have been eating great all week, including seafood. Except good camarones, the food was only average. It does not deserve the good qualifications, and should...More

Thank Pablito R
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Good food but it's critically overpriced for $ restaurant. Tuna and seafood spaghetti was good but nothing excellent

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, nice service. Love the simple and tasty menu. Lovely environment and music. Sort of street food with a nice selection of primi piatti. Highly recommended.

Thank alesst2018
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Quality, fast service and kind staff make of Mercato del pesce a highly recommended stop over for a tasty seafood bite, just a few steps from the beach. Keep it up guys!

Thank VerenaBi
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this place when we were visiting Otranto as we wanted to get away from the main city and it had good reviews. I called up the restaurant prior to arriving and secured a table for two. When we arrived it...More

Thank Lara S
Paolo G, Proprietario at Mercato del Pesce, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Dear CLiente, thank you for the time spent on this review, I would like to inform you that "fish market" is not a restaurant but a take-out fryer so we do not provide service at the table, we are sorry for the misunderstanding that came...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

we paid 55€ for a big lobster divided in 2 plates with delicious spaghetti with tomato sauce all included and it was so so good we couldn’t stop liking the fingers ( everyone with his own fingers ofc ) :-) totally recommending it

Thank doctormihail
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking around and came upon this great place for lunch Fresh simple fried fysh abd shellfish abd also cold fish salads Very tasty. Recommended

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Found by accident. Place has an authentic “seafood market” designed furniture, therefore the athmosphere is unique. The daily fresh seafood menu is on the wall table. Recommended!

Thank Tamás S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my girfriend went there by “guess” and boy we had a pleasant surprise! We had Oricchette ai pescatrice (local pasta with sea food); I eat this quite often in my vacations but this was by far the best!!! We also had mixed grilled...More

Thank Radu M
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I tried in Lecce. I went there with my wife, we tried lobster and shrimp with pesto pastas they were amazing. I went there twice, and service was excellent! We will come again

Thank Kash A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Filippo Turati 16, 73026 Torre Dell'Orso, Melendugno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Melendugno  >  Torre Dell'Orso
  • Phone Number: +39 328 401 1854
Fish market of Gaetani offers the following services: Fish - Fish to Km0 Fried food - takeout Tasting seafood Seafood appetizers Drink
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