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Pantagruele

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Salita di Ripalta 1/3, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
0831 560605
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 144
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  • 93
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 10
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Real Italian and excellent food in nice ambiance for nice price

Went her on business trip after traveling all day, so arrived late in the evening. No problem for the cook. We had a great meal, fresh pasta, seppie. We ordered Amarone and a local red wine form Puglia. Both were of very high quality! Being Dutch it was a surprise to see old drawings of old Dutch... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
NicolaasPereboom
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Lanaken, Belgium
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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278 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lanaken, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Went her on business trip after traveling all day, so arrived late in the evening. No problem for the cook. We had a great meal, fresh pasta, seppie. We ordered Amarone and a local red wine form Puglia. Both were of very high quality! Being Dutch it was a surprise to see old drawings of old Dutch boardgames on the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Friends found this place and raved about it so we booked to go the next night. They were not kidding! The antipasti selection was incredible - the freshest shrimp, light and tasty bacalao, super mushroom dishes. We were so full we had a hard time with our primi piatti but the orrechiette was so light and tasty. Wine selection was... More 

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Kent
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96 reviews 96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We lovely this trattoria. The food is absolutely lovely and cooked to perfection! It gets busy at weekends, so make sure you book. Thoroughly recommend eating here, it's just lovely!

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Toronto, Canada
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107 reviews 107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Yes ... good food ... but not exceptional as we found in the evaluation of others. Anyway you can go there and have a good time ... God bless you

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Brighton
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My first visit at Trattoria Pantagruele and I must say that this is definitely a good place to eat. The food is incredible, the taste of the fish is so fresh that you can taste the sea. We had a selection of starters and I was literally licking my plate. Then we had home made spaghetti with vongole and home... More 

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paris
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

Food was really good but beware because the portions are suite small compared to other restaurants in Italy. We had the excellent risotto and some delicious beef. They have a lot of wine and recommanded the cheapest which was quite good.

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I was recommended Restaurant by a supplier and it fully deserved his recommendation. I visited with a vegetarian colleague and a non-vegetarian one. both were appalled by the quality and variety of the dishes. The owner recommended an excellent bottle of locally produced white wine and a full 4 course dinner with wine and post dinner drinks came at 55... More 

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Brindisi, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Brindisi. Tucked away in a corner just off the waterfront, it does consistently great food paired with some great local (and regional) wines. In particular, I can never go past the risotto with prawns, green apple, poppy seeds and red peppercorns. Sounds weird? Maybe, but it's one of the most original and... More 

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Yorkshire
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

We we're recommend this by 2 local men and we weren't disappointed. The portions were not massive but the food was delightful. The location is on a busy corner and not too easy to find but that adds to the atmosphere. The waiter was attentive friendly and helpful with my splattering of Italian. Many thanks to all for a very... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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83 reviews 83 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Nice restaurant with good quality food, served by helpful staff. But portions were exceptionally small, even to my rather modest taste, which in the end made the meal expensive. But the taste and presentation were fine.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Salita di Ripalta 1/3, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Brindisi
  • Phone Number: 0831 560605

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 32 - 64
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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