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Friggitoria Porto Vecchio

Via Scalo Delle Barche, 73030 Castro, Italy
+39 324 564 8429
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (5 reviews)
“great spot” (2 reviews)
“fast food” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Fast food, Mediterranean
Via Scalo Delle Barche, 73030 Castro, Italy
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a simple and relaxed place for a quick bite. The good is absolutely delicious, service is great. They're open all day. Definitely recommended!

Thank Kristiina83
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy your plate of fried shrimps or calamari ... or both this is the place to go in Castro. If you are looking for something different to your traditional italian dinner and want to enjoy a simple and quick meal of fresh seafood...More

Thank Timo K
Reviewed 1 June 2018

This is a no nonsense kind of place with excellent fried fish, calamari, prawns and other things. A great spot for easy fish and chips and a couple of beers.

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Excellent option when in the mood for something fast and deep-fried. calamari (squid) is probably the easy choice but many items on the menu deserve a try. Can get packed.

Thank beppo81
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Great spot for super fresh calamari and a beer, just in front of the beach. Take a swim while you're there to top off your experience.

Thank Venturer41
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

For the first hour of waiting we enjoyed the sun and holiday. For the first part of the second hour we walked around... the more time we spent waiting for this supposedly excellent fast-food, more frustrated we got. At the end of the day, food...More

Thank Inta L
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Popped into Castro after day of snorkelling. Had fried calamari with lemon juice and a a couple of beers whilst looking out over the harbour. A great end to a great day. Friendly staff bearing in mind my laughable Italian. Great squid - simple wins...More

Thank cliffbevan
Reviewed 27 July 2016

a bit expensive for the quantity of food, but they are very fast in preparing take away and the tables at the entrance offer a nice view

Thank marco_e_luisa_84
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Wanted somewhere quick and hassle free and found this place. All food ready in minutes. lol very fresh. Not a fishy taste in site. We had calamari, prawn she'll off and veg in batter. The veg was simple but amazing. I'm a meat lover and...More

Thank Toby F
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The menu is very limited - fish only - but cooked very fresh to order, great with cold beer and local Pugliese white wine. The calamari was the best we have had - not the usual rubber bands - as were the prawns. It's a...More

Thank Davidfield01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Scalo Delle Barche, 73030 Castro, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Castro
  • Phone Number: +39 324 564 8429
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