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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%
16 Jan 2018
“Very good , long queue”
21 Jul 2017
“Best Fried Calimari Ever”
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Italian, Seafood, Fast food, Mediterranean
Via Scalo Delle Barche, 73030 Castro, Italy
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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
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Can there be a better way to spend 17 euros than on two bowls of fritto misto cooked before your eyes plus a half bottle of excellent local white wine? Not on this planet!! A few tables clustered around the tiny servery. Make your choice,...More

Thank petercChester
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

The concept is very easy and straightforward, choose from a variety if fried fish/seafood baskets and enjoy those on the pretty veranda along the harbour (sat there for hours and didn't get bored 😊). Everything is fried fresh to order and could not be more...More

Thank JaJtravels
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Located in an amazing location in front of the little ancient port of Castro is the right location to taste a Magnificient dish of fresh fried fish at cheap price. There are not enough tables, but really worth it.

Thank Daniele C
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
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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