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Il Rugantino

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Piazza Lama, Oria, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The tourist menu is very good, the ladies who cooked and served couldn't have been more charming and welcoming. Will certainly go again when we're next in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

The reviews of this restaurant varied wildly, but it was came recommended by the owners of our villa so we thought we'd give it a try. Piazza Lama is on the opposite side of town to the main strip, and I liked the fact that it is quieter and more low key but still with tables outside. Service was friendly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We stumbled across 'Il Rugantino' during a short stay in Puglia. A lovely welcome, and some comedy moments with our limited grasp of spoken Italian. However, the delightful owner soon realised we simply wanted to try some good quality local dishes and we took her recommendations. This was fulfilled in every way, with two wonderful seafood pasta dishes, and the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We had good food, but a long wait for any service, had to keep calling for things as no one bothered with us. The price was reasonable and the wine was good, but waited to order,then waited for drinks then waited for food,then waited for bill, we were there a looong time...shame as food was nice.

Thank Scissorsontour
Oria, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2010

Too die for!! I keep coming back with friends who visit and they all say the same, the "Crema di Tartufata" is more of a taste sensation than a pizza! I try to pace myself and only have it every 3rd time I go there (once a week is my "Il Rugantino" limit), and in between I very much enjoy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Late Night
Restaurant features
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Lama, Oria, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Oria

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