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Il Cortiletto

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Via Lecce 91 | Speziale di Fasano, 72015, Fasano, Italy
+39 080 481 0758
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1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Fasano, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

If it is not too crowded it is a great place to eat and enjoy. The antipasti are excellent, traditional with a modernized edge

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almeria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

I was wary of the mixed reviews of this place , but a random lunch here proved that good local cuisine is alive and well in Puglia . No menu and waitress spoke only Italian , but she brought a selection that was balanced and so tasty . Sat in the pleasant garden , service perfect . Good value .... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Entering this restaurant felt like entering somebody's home, and maybe it actually was! But sitting in that patio, in the shade, surrounded with flowers and nice smells was this little break my family and I needed. We had delicious food from these amazing antipasti, to dessert, as well as pasta and open wood oven meat. The waitress/owner was great and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

It took 3 couples to be standing at the door (7 mins?) waiting before the main waitress started looking at our direction to serve us to our reserved table. At the table, we were left hanging dry and thirsty for a good 35 minutes before one girl came to ask for our order. The starters were nothing you would go... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

We entered the restaurant, waited about 3 minutes before we could get any attention from anyone, and we were finally seated. We then waited exactly 30 minutes before anyone came to ask us what we wanted to eat or drink, meaning we were waiting 30 minutes with no idea of the menu and no water and no wine. The food... More 

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western mass
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

Very simple unassuming but delicious place - generous portions and friendly service. The antipasti was enormous. Many locals recommended it as a place where they eat frequently

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Great surprise to find such a wonderful small restaurant with such innovative and classic Italian food! The only drawback is the restaurant is so bright you feel like you need sunglasses to enjoy the evening! Please install a dimmer on your lights and add some candlelight for Atmosphere! This would make this place 5 stars!

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Ostuni, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2016

After a visit in early October, we returned just before Christmas, 2015. No disappointment. The winter menu was amazing. Try their anti pasti - it is to die for. Everything locally sourced and in season. It is one of the best places we have eaten in Italy !!!

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San Francisco, CA
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2015

My husband and I just walked out of this place after a very frustrating experience. After spending three weeks in Pugla and finding the food excellent, and the restaurants welcoming, this place came as a shock. For an appetizer we had the chicory (which we've had in other restaurants and enjoyed) which was watery, tough, and seemingly without any spices... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

Hard to find - though on the main road the name is tiny so look for green shutters and the name Trattoria - Small, committed and passionate about their local produce this place was fully booked (we saw three couples turned away on a wet October evening) and was more than half full of locals. The nine course antipasti was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lecce 91 | Speziale di Fasano, 72015, Fasano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Fasano
  • Phone Number: +39 080 481 0758

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