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Tenuta Frassanito, 73028 Otranto, Italy
+39 0836 803 072
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Today
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 130
    Excellent
  • 123
    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 27
    Poor
  • 31
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Decevant, disapointing

Looks good but then disappointing. Service poor with over 1 hour beforereceiving even drink, choice limited with nothing if you do not feel like havibg something with tomatoes, quite arrogant people too.

1 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2014
bcol1
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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360 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Looks good but then disappointing. Service poor with over 1 hour beforereceiving even drink, choice limited with nothing if you do not feel like havibg something with tomatoes, quite arrogant people too.

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62 reviews 62 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

nothing bad to write about this place, in fact to the contrary, very nice environment, beautiful garden and great service.....but I found it a little too formal, a sought after place for the guests that want privacy and be treated like royalties.....not for myself I am afraid. The food was ridiculously expensive but also very good. We skipped the primo... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012 via mobile

Umberto himself greeted us warmly and showed us his whole ristorante. We laughed a lot with the friendly waiter. The meal was great and everyone of us was happy. Saturday and Sunday, the pizzeria opens and umberto presents up to 1m long pizzas!! After the coffee, umberto told storys and explained us a lot about puglia,salento,italia and more:) In alta... More 

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Pavia, Italy
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Every year we go back to Otranto in August and, when dinner time comes, we go back to Umberto's restaurant. You can truly trust quality and taste of food, everything is fresh and deliciously cooked. Sometimes they will tell you that something on the menu is not available, but that only means that they do not use frozen stuff and... More 

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Werchter, Belgium
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

We stumbled upon this restaurant by accident near crowded Otranto. Lots of locals dining in which is usually a good thing. Umberto himself checks on the tables himself (we could tell as there are pictures of him all over the place) if you're an Italian guest/friend. As we were from abroad, we were waited on by the other staff... Nevertheless:... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tenuta Frassanito, 73028 Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: +39 0836 803 072
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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