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Blu Notte

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Italian, Chowder
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Via Marino Brancaccio, 3 | Porta San Biagio, 73100 Lecce, Italy
+39 0832 304286
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Late Night
Private Dining

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  • 302
    Excellent
  • 155
    Very good
  • 53
    Average
  • 27
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Average food, decent service

Ordered the risotto with prawns. There were no prawns to be found. The risotto was cooked appropriately and had a good taste, but the tiniest bits of what I assume were prawns were few and far between. I would have preferred to have been charged more Euro and actually have had prawns in the risotto... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
CocoaBeachtraveler
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Asolo, Italy
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Private Dining
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Asolo, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Ordered the risotto with prawns. There were no prawns to be found. The risotto was cooked appropriately and had a good taste, but the tiniest bits of what I assume were prawns were few and far between. I would have preferred to have been charged more Euro and actually have had prawns in the risotto as stated on the menu.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

We had a very pleasant experience here on our first evening in Leece. My husband had so many clams on his plate that he seemingly had one in every mouthful with his spaghetti. Good local wines also are available!

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Two dinners in Blu Notte. Both excellent made even better by our waiter Shiva, whose good English and smiles helped. Nice touches includes a lovely selection of breads offered, the amuse bouche, the heroic portions and the out door seating. Highly recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Being gluten free, I have found it relatively difficult to eat out satisfactorily in Italy. The waiter at Blu Notte immediately recognised the problem, & offered possible alternatives, which were delicious, well - presented, & all in an attractive restaurant. We went back a second time, and although a fairly busy night, the waiters dealt efficiently with the crowd without... More 

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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154 reviews 154 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Our hotel suggested this restaurant for seafood and we read the reviews, but the experience was a bit of disappointment. The physical presence of the restaurant is welcoming and the fish appeared to be very fresh. Diners can select their fish from trays of iced-down seafood, and the choices included lobster, oysters, prawns, swordfish, sea bass, bream, tuna, and more.... More 

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Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We had a terrific lunch at Blu Notte, near one of the city gates in the old part of Lecce. Highly recommended by the manager of our hotel, and it lived up to expectations. Have the smoked fish carpaccio antipasto--a combination of swordfish, tuna, salmon, and cod. We then had gnocchi with tiny shrimp and mushrooms, and "pacchero"--like giant rigatoni--with... More 

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Lecce, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

With an english friend who came from Brussels to make me a visit, and because it was a rainy day - it even happens here sometimes... -, we went twice in a day (!) in this good place. So we tasted two combinations of mushrooms, with pasta and meat, after excellent "antipasti" of fish. Good wines, very kind people in... More 

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Santander, Spain
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Some of my local friends suggested to go there for dinner and we accept. The result was incredible, very good fish and italian combination, the staff was really nice, they make us feel really well.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Had a fabulous meal here. The fish is extremely fresh and the staff very knowledgable .Can be expensive but worth it

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Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I saw the rest earlier on a walk and decided it looked good and was out of way of tourist areas. Ordered grilled tuna steak. Arrived with outside barely cooked but totally raw inside. Sent back and came back a few minutes later a little improved. I left about 60%. In fairness to restaurant it could easily... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Marino Brancaccio, 3 | Porta San Biagio, 73100 Lecce, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Lecce
  • Phone Number: +39 0832 304286

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 62
  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?