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Vicolo Rotto Milizia 3, 72024 Oria, Italy
+39 0831 845880
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I live in Oria and have visited this restaurant 6 times. The first time was with my son. We had a lovely meal outside and had good service. However the manager tipped over my sons glass of orange soda at the start of the meal and he was that wet that he went back to get changed. They knew what... More 

Thank KentDiana
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This place is a must visit, if in Oria for 1 night! If you stay longer you will surely re-visit! Chef hits the taste notes in a way I've rarely tasted in Puglia. Not to say food in Puglia isn't good but it has a twist that I enjoy greatly. Sure the service you get might be a bit stiff,... More 

Thank VillaOttiliaOria
Hamburg, Germany
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great Food (Fish of the day and musels) and very friendly waitress and waiters! We will go there again soon!

Thank janrowold
Poznan, Poland
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I went there twice: first, to taste the local food and the second to have a pizza. The waiter was friendly and he recommended a sensational local wine which, along the food prepared out of burrata cheese, made the whole dinner a fantastic experience. Pizza was good too. I had an interesting combination of pistachio and grana cheese.

1 Thank NullnFull
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This was an amazing experience! We were treated to an evening here by a local friend. The antipast just kept coming... Calamari, octopus bruschetta, shellfish.......just amazing. Then a whole sea bass was presented to the table - it was huge - and this was whisked away then grilled to perfection and served filleted. Really stunning. Would love to visit again.

Thank TJW_Woking
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

As a part time resident of Oria, I am continually amazed by the number of truly excellent restaurants in such close proximity. Over the last couple of years I have posted a variety of positive reviews of the great selection we have but Vecchia has emerged as my current favourite. Of course the food is very good, as most of... More 

Thank Ian S
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

No other restaurant in this area has been able to keep me a satisfied customer as Vecchia Oria has. They just simply deliver, at all times! Must try: "Calamari al pan grattato" which is a lightly breaded calamari grilled to perfection, amazing! The service is "old school" no fuzz but always correct and proper with a smirk :). If in... More 

1 Thank VillaOttiliaOria
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

Without question the best meal we had in Puglia. Service was more 'staggered' than we'd have liked, but as there were 15 of us that was only to be expected. Pizzas were all good, the Carpaccios of Swordfish or Salmon or Tuna were beautiful, and our favourite mains of Filetto of beef in pistachio sauce, or the Gypsy Rolls of... More 

Thank 1southwold
Leiden, The Netherlands
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We spend a lot of time in Oria as my parents own a property here.Whenever we spend a weekend here, we do not bother cooking but rather eat at Vecchia Oria. You just can't go wrong.

1 Thank Julesohjules
Ostuni, Italy
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2014

We have been twice now and have thoroughly enjoyed our meal on both occasions. It's not very often you get the whole thing: lovely surroundings, good service and good food but this is one restaurant that has. Would highly recommend to anyone.

Thank Elaine P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Rotto Milizia 3, 72024 Oria, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Oria
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 845880

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