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Osteria Della Divina Provvidenza

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Via Francesco Rubichi 4c, 73100, Lecce, Italy
+39 0832 179 2078
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Farnham Common, United Kingdom
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556 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely location and the atmosphere is great. The food was OK, but not great. Perhaps catering for a party of 50 was a step too far.

Thank Chris P
Yonkers, New York
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115 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and I will be eternally grateful. We ate late (for Americans) at 8 pm but there were diners coming in when we were leaving at 10 pm, and for good reason. At a very reasonable cost (under 200 euros) 6 of us ate pasta, fish, beef, etc and a fine dessert, along with 2 bottles... More 

Thank Thomas M
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Very attentive, excellent menu choice and nothing too much trouble. All staff fabulous with the kids and a bonus catering for gluten free. Grazie e arrivederci !

Thank Andy J
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The staff was friendly Large portions. The place is beautiful. The food was very tasty except for the risotto.

Thank Einat A
London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice typical local restaurant, fairly simple dishes but very tasty, and all fairly reasonably priced. Well located in the centre and picturesque location underground beneath the arches.

Thank 263Chris10000
Saint Louis, Missouri
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535 reviews
337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner & we're glad we did. As you enter you drop below street level into this incredible space of stone archways filled with small tables. Dinner was simply delicious, from the burra w/ tomatoes to the ricotta ravioli to the lightly breaded baked swordfish. Each dish was delightful. We finished with espresso & almond biscotti to... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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818 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 381 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Our B&B host recommended that Osteria and we followed the advice. And while we can't complain about the food, we don't have many good words about the service. First we waited 10 minutes until someone cleaned the table we were seated at. Then it took some time for the food to arrive. My ravioli with pear and cheese were very... More 

Thank KrisD_pl
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this place by our hotel. The restaurant is a cosy underground cave. We were greeted by an unfriendly waitress and given 2 different menu's. Every question we asked was just too much. Another waitress came to take our order. Unfortunately she was even grumpier than the first one and completely uninterested. The food however was absolutely delicious.... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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227 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

we were also with a Riviera Group so in fairness it was a large group to cater for and I hadn't picked from the menu. Antipasti was ok, Pasta ok, the fish main course really good and the dessert unmemorable. Service was quick (in a good way) but the waitress was really grumpy throughout!

Thank stuartdNewburyUk
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were recommended to go to this restuarant by Filippo, our host at Centro Storrico, and enjoyed the experience so much that we returned on another two evenings. The restuarant spreads through 3 rooms, and serves local specialities. The food is delicious. We especially enjoyed the shared antipasto platter, almost a meal in itself, the spaghetti with oil, chilli and... More 

Thank John G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 43
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Francesco Rubichi 4c, 73100, Lecce, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Lecce
  • Phone Number: +39 0832 179 2078

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