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Vico San Francesco 5, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
+39 0831 563013
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
22 Apr 2017
“Unassuming restaurant, delicious food!”
2 days ago
“A delight”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
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Vico San Francesco 5, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Eating at Penny’s was a delight. The hospitality of the owner was great (he also spoke excellent English) and the wine and food were wonderful. The biggest reason we went here was their gluten-free credentials and it certainly didn’t disappoint. From the gluten free selection...More

Thank TheAs
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We first tried several other highly ranked (in TA) restaurants while passing through Brindisi for lunch, but all of them were fully booked as it was a Sunday and late. Out of desperation (as it was almost closing time), we went into this unassuming restaurant...More

Thank Eve74
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Good menu with local foods--great fish, good pasta, and wonderful wine, an Negroamaro that was recommended from a local winery in the Lecce area

Thank carolynnmm
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Been here with a group of colleagues. We took some starters, tempura mostly, and then I took a Japanese big plate to share. Quality is really good. Unfortunately I didn't try sashimi, so my final opinion about their Japanese specialties is just postponed. We took...More

Thank Luca N
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Had lunch here yesterday. I would not return. Not a great food experience. I was greeted by a friendly waiter who spoke decent English. I opted for a main, dessert and wine. I left the bread untouched. I only eat outstanding bread as otherwise the...More

Thank ajfharnett
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We were really starving when we arrived here so they started with an advantage, since you're less critical when you're nearly dying from starvation. But even almost famished, the risotto wasn't that special. When a foreign non-professional cook thinks that his risotto is better than...More

Thank Joris V
Reviewed 18 September 2014

It was refreshing to find a restaurant near the port serving both fish and meat dishes. As a non fish eater I found the choice of meat dishes were more than I expected and the duck I was delicious. A wider selection of vegetables would...More

Thank Sheree C
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Pleasant mixed menu with both seafood and meat, in fact there is something here for everyone. Not a large choice, but all our group ate well, favorites seemed to be the duck breast and steak wrapped in potato. The seafood antipasti looked good and the...More

Thank HampshireBirdman
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Just attended this evening and it's the worst place I've eaten in Brindisi. I am Italian and I have spent my childhood in this town and never experienced such a lack of taste with the starters and the main. The service was average even though...More

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 16 June 2013

The new menu together with the always excellent wine cellar makes this a restaurant not too miss....

Thank Tarantoguy
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 36 - US$ 71
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vico San Francesco 5, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Brindisi
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 563013
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