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Il Corsaro

Via Immacolata 28, 73028, Otranto, Italy
+39 0836 802284
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible30%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“muscles” (2 reviews)
“sepia” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Immacolata 28, 73028, Otranto, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice place in the historic district. We have eaten here before and the muscle soup keeps us returning. Owner is the host and waiter so always great attention. Soup did not disappoint, the main dish was good for me but the tuna could have been...More

Thank Bikenut05
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We visited the quaint city of Otranto and found this quality restaurant. We had the catch of the day and it was outstanding.

Thank cammer10
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We should have turned around before we sat down here. There was a single man sat outside the restaurant at a table, and when a couple came along the restaurant owner told the man he could only sit inside the restaurant because he was on...More

Thank sbtraveller8
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We visited this evening and were hugely disappointed. The guy serving (??the owner) was very helpful and attentive but the food let the restaurant down. I had sea bass fillet which was small, thin and only warm in temperature which came with a 'green salad'...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Great italian food place, amazing food and great service! Muscles were delicious, pasta and grilled sepia very good! Panacota the best! Highly recommend!

Thank TSF15
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We looked for a cozy place for our last dinner on our Salento trip and found the perfect one in Il Corsaro! On a small, cozy lane you'll find this gem. 5 tables on the outside, cozy and great service. Really tasty mixed grill and...More

Thank AndersFyrby
Reviewed 16 March 2017

In December this was the only restaurant in town that I found open. It is nest to Aragonese wall in a little alley. Inside it was small but cozy. It was a two people family operation, and the service from the owner was attentive. I...More

Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had some "orecchiete alle vongole" (local pasta with clams) and I got what I would call a small "half portion" with just a small handful of clams and very badly dressed... My friend who traveled with me had a sea bass filet which was...More

Thank Emanuele M
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Sorry but after a sparse plate of grilled fish a side dish of basic salad I am not impressed, then the card machine doesn't work, which seemed to happen at every table I watched, So not impressed, there are far better places close by, keep...More

Thank Wingcomander
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Wandering round Otranto out of season on a chilly but sunny end-of-April evening we stumbled across El Corsaro. We were a little early and the place was empty. But it looked so intimate and attractive inside we went in. We're very glad we did. We...More

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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Via Immacolata 28, 73028, Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: +39 0836 802284
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