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Lungomare Degli Eroi, 73028 Otranto, Italy
+39 0836 801475
19:00 - 00:00
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Nacka, Sweden
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Enormous pizzas with delicious tastes and so fresh! It is a perfect place for a dinner - be there in time before 7 pm if you would like a table. Nice view over the old town and harbour and afterwards it is perfect with a stroll in the old town and an ice cream

Thank Henrik B
Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Was here in late Sept. 2016. Quiet elsewhere in town but this pizzeria was packed & the pizzas looked so good from a distance we decided to eat there. We were not disappointed. They were fabulous - big & gorgeous !!! And ... we were entertained by a group of locals & visitors celebrating a birthday with full on singing... More 

Thank AnnK_IRL
Haifa, Israel
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Long waiting 40 minutes after ordering and not the best, disappointing , food quality medium , no wet napkin to clean the hands after sea food meal

Thank Zeev B
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Food food, sea fruits and pizza. Most of the People were eating pizza. Prices are more than reasonable also.

Thank Laurentiu T
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We visited La Bella Idrusa based on TripAdvisor and recommendation from our hotel, but it was bitterly disappointing. Having spent almost two weeks touring Puglia, we've been spoiled with fantastic pizzerias, alas this is not one of them. It's all about table turnover, getting diners in and out as quickly as possible. The service is therefore quick, drinks arrived swiftly... More 

Thank Lifeventures
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Highly rated in guidebooks but total disappointment. The starters were bland (even tho we ordered the house specialty), THE pizza WAS served with unripe tomatoes, barely any olive oil, tasteless eggplant garnish. Reasonable prices but quite worthless.

Thank haveli
Suffolk, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

My tip, unless you are very hungry is to share a pizza as they come up about 14 inches across. At about 6 to 6.5€ they are great value and the toppings are generous and tasty.

Thank Nodsthegardener
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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458 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 573 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this pizzeria by the people who owned our apartment and went with friends - and on our own - and it was very good! It's obviously the best around judging by how busy it always was! The pizzas are large and very tasty, but I'm not the greatest pizza fan, so not a good critic. Everyone else... More 

Thank John D
Idrusa B, Proprietario at La Bella Idrusa, responded to this review
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Grazie per averci scelto .Grazie per la sua recensione. More 

London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

If you are in a hurry and need a pizza, here is a place to go. Big rush hour at around 7-8pm and queues of people. The pizza are super large but not to write home about!

Thank EkeneE
Idrusa B, Proprietario at La Bella Idrusa, responded to this review
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Grazie per la vostra recensione e speriamo presto di avervi ancora come nostri ospiti. More 

London, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

La Bella Idrusa is definitely the hottest spot in town, you always need to wait at least 30 minutes but its totally worth it. Pizza is fantastic and the wine is very good value for their house wine. One night we went and my partner had the seafood platter which was completely overfacing and presented Terribly. This is the only... More 

Thank Tom C
Idrusa B, Proprietario at La Bella Idrusa, responded to this review
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Grazie per averci scelto....ci dispiace di non aver soddisfatto appieno le vostre aspettative. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Degli Eroi, 73028 Otranto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Otranto
  • Phone Number: +39 0836 801475

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