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Profumo di Mare

Corso Venezia | lit. Leuca-Gallipoli, 73040 Torre Vado, Italy
+39 339 266 6776
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
19 Jun 2017
“Great seafood”
15 Sep 2016
“Best seafood in amazing location over Ionic sea”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Corso Venezia | lit. Leuca-Gallipoli, 73040 Torre Vado, Italy
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and visited here 5 minutes before the kitchen closed for afternoon siesta. We were not in any way rushed and the waiters took their time to serve. My husband had mussels and spaghetti and I had prawns and pasta. They were both very...More

Thank Angela S
Profumodimar, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Profumo di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for your testimony.

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Puglia offers beautiful beaches, olive groves, culture, history, art... and of course authentic food! A place to enjoy wonderful local sea food with an amazing view is this fancy family restaurant. Tables are beautifully set with chair covers, the right crystal glasses for the various...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is located just a few metres outside from torre vado and is laying on the rocks above the coast. There are 4 tables to accommodate approx 20 guests in the outside lodge facing sea side just above shore. Other tables are inside the...More

Thank hugusnet
Reviewed 1 August 2015

The staff at this establishment are very rude! And please don't be so stupid as to go "solo" because they will try to seat you next to the street! The whole idea of this restaurant is to eat with a view of the sea and...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

the quality of fish is very high and very well cocked...obviously the price is a bit high but if u want eat a good food you can't expect a low price... I'll be back as soon as possible

Thank Cosmi M
Reviewed 29 April 2013 via mobile

The location is very nice, in front of the sea. Unfortunately the honesty and the quality are quite far from there. We did not eat fish but only its perfume since the quantity of fish was ridiculous! Moreover the fish was not well cooked. ..last...More

2  Thank viaggiandoemangiando
Reviewed 6 November 2012 via mobile

In the area for business, and took advantage of the beautiful weather to check out the famous beaches. Saw this place open and went in. Food was quite good although I've had better in seafood in puglia. The prices are definitely higher than expected, although...More

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 28 November 2011

I sent a letter asking the restaurant to rectify this situation and received no response. I assumed if there was an honest error they would want to make it right. On 11/5/2011 my wife and I dined at this restaurant for lunch. We were on...More

5  Thank djack7
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Venezia | lit. Leuca-Gallipoli, 73040 Torre Vado, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Torre Vado
  • Phone Number: +39 339 266 6776
  • E-mail
Just off the center of Torre Vado is the restaurant Profumo di Mare overlooking the beautiful and enchanting Salento coast. Situated among the rocks, the sea and the crystal clear water, so close to the sea that, in winter, the waves bathe the windows and the smell of salt water invades the room, from which the name Perfume of Sea. This is the fairytale landscape that comes to the eyes of those who decide to enjoy the delicacies of the restaurant. The Profumo di Mare restaurant stands out amongst others for taste and elegance. So much elegance and style are alongside the sublime taste and the ancient mastery of culinary art, and in particular in the preparation of fish dishes, among which they deserve more tastes, from raw seafood such as curls, white nuts, fasular, imperial oysters, Gallipoli purple shrimp, scampi and many tasty carpacci prepared for you. Our cuisine is attentive to the quality and the freshness of the raw materials, which makes it always possible to prepare fresh and high quality dishes. Do not go away without taste the strong pot of seafood restaurant sauté with croutons a specialty of the house, a dish appreciated for more than thirty years and known in Salento and beyond; Born and created by the ingenuity of the owner as well as professional chef Vito Milo. Our chef will not be content with any ingredient but will use the perfect one to delight you. Ristorante Profumo di Mare is a great place to spend dinners, lunches, ceremonies of all kinds in an evocative place of the Salentina peninsula but above all to spend your day unforgettable as the wedding entrusting you to those who have been looking after every little detail for years.
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