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Messapia Wine Bar

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Italian, Wine Bar
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Piazzetta Castromediano, 73100, Lecce, Italy
+39 328 656 2966
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Eat here with a group of friends for dinner the first night we arrived. Waiter was very helpful and joined in with us joking around. Returned for lunch & shared pizza as they r so big & yummy! Good beer & wine. Each time we were there the staff were very friendly & helpful!

Thank stokym
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Centre of old town on a nice piazza with outside tables - great range of draft & bottled beers. Menu has good range of choice for basic meals which look and taste very good. We had great pizza. Very reasonably priced.

Thank Alan C
N. Wisconsin
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We stayed at a hotel near here and one night when it was raining we wanted to try something close so we went around the corner and had such a fabulous surprise! This restaurant had great service, great pizza with lots of varieties and really reasonable prices. A good wine selection as well as beer. We ended up eating here... More 

Thank CiCi543
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Friendly, helpful waiters. Fantastic pizzas - I noticed almost everyone ordered was completely eaten and they were not small. I cannot understand some of the comments made about this place!

Thank A_J_Fearless
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2013

If you ever come to this southern part of Italy you should make a point of visiting Lecce – the Florence of the South they call it. It is lovely! We were looking for a romantic and small restaurant for our last night here. Almost right in the middle of the old town we found Messapia Wine Bar. It is... More 

Thank TravellersNotes
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2012

Beer in Italy isn't the best but this wine bar sells good Italian craft beer as well a good range of Belgian beer and copious amounts of Puglian wine. Their pizza is excellent if a little on the large side for lunch. We had an outside table to soak up the last of the October sun. Service is good &... More 

Thank TravellingPlatypus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Wine Bar
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzetta Castromediano, 73100, Lecce, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Lecce
  • Phone Number: +39 328 656 2966

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