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Il Cantico dei Cantici

Via Papa Costantino | 3, 73028, Otranto, Italy
+39 0836 801002
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (19 reviews)
“snapper” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Papa Costantino | 3, 73028, Otranto, Italy
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We came here through tripadvisor and iT was the best decision of the day ! At night outside we got to dit next to the fire . Nice and warm on a late october evening . I had the tuna tartare with Apple and kiwi...More

Thank brittagianni
Reviewed 26 October 2017

It was a terrible experience from the beginning to the end. They were busy that is understood. The waiters were sweating like dogs. They would be cleaning the water of their sweat in their own clothes. They were rude to ask what we wanted to...More

Thank Debora Reis T
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Lovely squid ink seafood pasta and orichiette with snapper and a tiny hint of chilli. Very attentive but not intrusive staff and really helpful and friendly. Wonderful to sie eating and drinking prosecco watching the passagiata on Sunday afternoon. Would highly recommend it and return

Thank possumTewkesbury
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This place is in the prime location in the old town, the menu had some nice dishes, the food was nicely presented but unfortunately it was just OK, quite expensive as well - two courses would be in the region of €40+ per person without...More

Thank teacher006
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Recommended by our hotel. Walked by during lunch hour and made a dinner reservation. Service was excellent, not hurried, yet prompt when we indicated we were ready for another course, etc. The staff tolerated our efforts to speak Italian and one or more were always...More

Thank vinofreak
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Great service, flexible menu combinations adapted to your tastes and totally delicious. Our waitstaff were friendly and explained we could change dishes to suit us. The food was the best we had in Puglia. It had variety in the menu and was beautifully cooked. They...More

Thank PippaD
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding ! We had the seafood crudités the raw fish was the freshest and best We have ever eaten ! The Langoustines and prawns were so sweet amazing. To follow we had the spaghetti with sea Urchins which were memorable and the...More

Thank jonnybgood59
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Relatively small restaurant, so we recommend booking in summer peak times. We had salad, grilled veggie, grilled prawns, roast squid and spaghetti with sea urchin + bottarga along with desserts to finish. All delicious but particularly pasta with sea urchin(ricci) was memorable, how I wish...More

Thank Spiranian
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The orrichiette here was superb. The staff are pleasant and service was good, however if you're used to Australian standards of seafood, the prawns were disappointingly average.

Thank adamontour
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The best octopus i eat in years! The service is more than excellent. Me and my partner were more than happy to discover that place :) Bravo!

Thank Cvetelina G
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Papa Costantino | 3, 73028, Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: +39 0836 801002
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