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Via Padre Scupoli, 37, Otranto, Italy
0836801292
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11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 31
    Average
  • 23
    Poor
  • 47
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great spot for a drink!

We dropped by in the early evening just as they were preparing for the night. There was a decent breeze, the view was great and the Aperol Spritz really hit the spot!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2014
James C
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Scenic view
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Dining on a budget
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Sydney, Australia
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139 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We dropped by in the early evening just as they were preparing for the night. There was a decent breeze, the view was great and the Aperol Spritz really hit the spot!

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Paris, Île-de-France, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We, a party of 5, ordered dinner and the waitress asked whether we would like all 5 dishes to be served at the same time. We said yes, as it seemed rather obvious that people going out for dinner together would want to actually eat together. Drinks arrives. Then one dish. 30 minutes later dish #2 arrived. 5 minutes later... More 

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Se avete ordinato nello stesso modo di come avete scritto la recensione CAPISCO Perché è SUCCESSO TUTTO CIò ...NON HO... More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2010

Very nicely located by the sea, great view, but it's a BAR where you can order a thing or two to eat. If you really want to have a proper dinner don't go to this place. I you want to have a drink with a very good view, bar-food and people-watching this is a great place.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2010

Giro di Boa (Spin of the Buoy) is, bar none, the most inviting, eclectic, sociable, and nautically themed restaurant and bar in Salento. The staff is always at the same time professional and friendly, and the food local, fresh, creative, and delicious! If you go to Otranto you have not arrived until you stop by and see Valeria and Claudia... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Padre Scupoli, 37, Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: 0836801292

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 4:00 am

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