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La Pignata

Corso Garibaldi 7, 73028, Otranto, Italy
+39 0836 801284
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal dishes” (2 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corso Garibaldi 7, 73028, Otranto, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening here with delicious pasta and wine, and very pleasant service. Would recommend.

Thank H C G
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Food is absolutely amazing, best food in otranto. Nicest octopus we have ever tasted. We also had the anchovies, sliced fish, veal and sea bream. Ravioli pasta amazing! Definitely recommend. Waiters could have been more attentive but whenever we asked for something we got it...More

Thank ez9225
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Nice quiet terrace on non important street so nice and quiet. Choice of fish or meat, both very well cooked, and served quickly and efficiently by well mannered waiter. Definitely a recommendation.

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Mixed reaction from our party of six. Three OK, three bad. Pasta, veal dishes were ok. The sea bass baked in the oven in stock (water) was awful. To make matters worse it came whole and only when served did they ask if we wanted...More

Thank Geoff042
Reviewed 27 May 2017

good choice of menu non tourist food, lovely surroundings in an old building sensitively restored, service very good. Nothing to dislike!

Thank suecompasec
Reviewed 18 April 2017

La Pignata was recommended to us by our B&B host, Dominico of La Casa del Gelso Bianco (I'm recommending his B&B also). We were only in Otranto for one night and I'm glad we chose here to eat. The restaurant is a lovely cosy little...More

Thank Kers_soush
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

There was excellent choice of local specialities. The dishes were of high quality, but the portions on some of the main meals were a bit small. The atmosphere was great and the service was excellent. The price level was a little on the higher side.

Thank 767-767
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We found our way here after a long day's driving and were very pleased that we did. The ambience was relaxed and the food excellent: the octopus cooked under the pignata was the freshest but most tender we've ever had and the ravioli and recommended...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our recent visit. It is a small restaurant with most of the tables indoors. The staff were very helpful in moving us to a better table as soon as one became free. The food was very good and fairly priced. We...More

Thank hikerire
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Delicious dinner of baked sea bass for me and salted cod ravioli for my partner. Followed by off menu ricotta dessert which was well worth trying! Accompanied by a lovely bottle of local bubbly recommended by the waiter. Would go back again.

Thank GillianSheppard
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Garibaldi 7, 73028, Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: +39 0836 801284
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