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Via Padre Scupoli, 37, Otranto, Italy
0836801292
Today
11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Bar scene
Special occasions
Scenic view
Dining on a budget

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  • 50
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  • 41
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 29
    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
Most recent review
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:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Scenic view
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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160 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 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
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 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
1 review
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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions, Scenic view, 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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