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Porta d'Oriente

Lungomare Degli Eroi 2, 73028, Otranto, Italy
+39 347 648 3236
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good8%
  • Average12%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible59%
2 Dec 2016
“Pleasant ”
13 Sep 2016
“tourist tat”
Closes in 27 min
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
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Lungomare Degli Eroi 2, 73028, Otranto, Italy
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Originally went here to get out of a freak thunderstorm. Staff were very friendly and the seafood was of an average standard. caters for the tourist.

Thank Liam J
Reviewed 13 September 2016

very average tourist restaurant, and we were tricked into ordering the grilled red prawns which gave us a nasty surprise when the bill appeared. Best avoided.

Thank tony r
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Looked fine for Sunday lunch with lots of locals. Linguini with clams was greasy and horrible, with four nasty tasting clams. Best avoided. Swordfish passable.

Thank mjd0007
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Food is not too bad but way overpriced. Problem is you get tricked: "sir we have excellent sarago and it is small only 300 gr." No price given. Then you find yourself to pay €24 (4×€6) for a fish the size of a stamp and...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

First of all, the menu was extremely limited - basically there was only three types of fish to choose from and the seafood itself was not fresh and smelled very bad. Secondly, the service was really slow and the staff were completely unable to manage...More

Thank Kerim T
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We were grateful that we hadn't seen the many poor reviews entered close together in August on tripadvisor by Italian reviewers, otherwise we might not have given this restaurant a try. Perhaps the restaurant had been struggling with peak summer demand. We on the other...More

Thank Phi01
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This restaurant has a lovely position on the front in Otranto with scenic views over town and the sea. We ate lunch of melon and prosciotto followed by scampi spaghetti. All was absolutely delicious washed down with local wine. Service was good and this is...More

Thank Imogen B
Reviewed 18 August 2012

A nice location, there wre three in our party. We each ordered a different pasta, the waiter told 2 of us to order the same thing as there were only 2 pans for the chef to cook with and if we ordered three things, they...More

Thank Ntylions
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Restaurant with excellent view on the harbour, but secluded to be protected from the wind. Diner itself was OK but nothing special.

Thank Jilmat
Reviewed 21 June 2012

The fish meals were exellent and the service very sood

Thank Per M
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  • Address: Lungomare Degli Eroi 2, 73028, Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: +39 347 648 3236
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