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Giro di boa

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

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    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
Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Scenic view
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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142 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 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!

1 Thank James C
Paris, Île-de-France, France
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66 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 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 

Thank Claire F
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Mexico City, Mexico
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 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.

Thank Alvvvaro
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 

Thank Jerry500

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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: Bar scene, Special occasions, Scenic view, Romantic, Dining on a budget


Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am

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