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La Botte Pazza

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Via Giovanni Ruggi d'Aragona 3 | Piazza Portanova, 84121 Salerno, Italy
+39 329 292 9013
Sun 19:30 - 01:00
Tue - Fri 19:30 - 01:00
Sat 19:30 - 02:00
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Stockholm, Sweden
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188 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Botte was probably the best restaurant we ate at in Minori. The owner of Palazzo Vingius took us here. You could tell that the restaurant was good, because it was completely filled with local people. Despite that it was full, the service was good and the staff really worked hard. Everyone did not take notes, so of course they... More 

1 Thank Len H
New York
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119 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We really enjoyed our dinner at La Botte Pazza. It is situated on a side street and easy to pass by. It's also difficult to get a reservation as we we tried for two nights before scoring a table. They've got a nice menu, we started with mixed antipasti, and finished with the taglio di manzo which was cooked perfectly... More 

2 Thank gjdCairo
Nottingham, England
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

It visit after the renovation. No change still exellent all round. Had the mixed antipasti starters, almost a meal in itself ! The the pacheri pasta, also very good. Staff their usual helpful selves. Well worth a visit. The free vino good quality - White Falanghina red Puliese primitivo. What's not to like !!

1 Thank Andy_the_Birder
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We visited La Botte Pazza for dinner last night. The appetizers were different: Fish fritters, crostini with anchovies. Bottomless glasses of wine for free - yes you read it correctly, surprisingly good. One guest and I both ordered the Frittura Mista con insalata- deep fried shrimp, squid, octopus and sardines served piping hot, with a generous side salad of arugula.... More 

Thank Lloyd1234567
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

La botte pazza is the meat half of the restaurant and next door is Pazza Marea the seafood restaurant. We went to the seafood half. We had the Chef's Specials of the day for both appetizers and main course (grilled squid, shrimp, and swordfish) and they were amazing. The restaurant also has the free red and white wine from the... More 

2 Thank Catherine T
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202 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place was so good that we came again the following evening! The menu is fish-based and everything was fresh and tasty and well presented. I had the special starter which consisted of about six different dishes all of which were really good. The person taking our order was really professional but friendly at the same time. The really unique... More 

1 Thank rivolese
Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing the service and food are well worth it. You must book as it is so popular. It's really two restaurants one for meat and one for fish. You can bring your own wine if you want to or you can have the house's. Either way the atmosphere is perfect. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Wayne-P57
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Free wine from tap. Every dish was awesome so tasty and fresh. A must go!! Fish was so fresh and service was excellent.

Thank david L
Brussels, Belgium
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190 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Located in the old centre of Salerno, La botte pazza is certainly very convenient before and after shopping time. Very popular address in Salerno, it is a must to make a reservation beforehand. People stand on the queue to get a table. Good sign? We ordered a spectrum of typical Campinian specialties: tasty, varied but not elaborated cuisine. Portions tend... More 

Thank Michel W
St Albans
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68 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Giving you a jug so you can refill your wine from the tap at will is always a good start to a meal. But the freshly prepared seafood was an absolute joy. It's clearly very popular with the locals and rightly so. And not very expensive either!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 34
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
19:30 - 01:00
19:30 - 01:00
19:30 - 01:00
19:30 - 01:00
19:30 - 01:00
19:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giovanni Ruggi d'Aragona 3 | Piazza Portanova, 84121 Salerno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Salerno
  • Phone Number: +39 329 292 9013

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?