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Grotta del Conte

Via Duca del Mare, 73030 Castro, Italy
+39 0836 943349
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“amazing food” (3 reviews)
“castro marina” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Duca del Mare, 73030 Castro, Italy
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21 - 30 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 7 July 2015

Not easy to find, it is tucked away at the end of the marina. This is a large restaurant with great views over the marina and coast. Formal, silver service is a bit out-dated and they could take a lesson from Underground, a very trendy...More

1  Thank WingcoNick
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This restaurant will be offering you a superb view , the open sea, the cliffs wrapping the village and a very romantic atmosphere . This is a place where you will see a lot of tourists and people banqueting for various celebrations . Smiling service...More

Thank enricoallievi
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

Nice location on the Adriatic Sea... Seafood at its best.. reasonable prices (wine above all is cheap and great compared to others places!)... and the owner is really disponible and friendly as well the rest of the weithers.

1  Thank frencyocc
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

I can say only a thing: you can order all what you want, because everythings is SUPERB! I COME BACK SOON

Thank Carnialman
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We just returned from a month long stay in Lecce. One of our day trips was down to Castro Marina and we were lucky to get into Grotta del Conte - it was on a Sunday and they were hosting a big June wedding. What...More

1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 4 August 2013

A little concerned that this restaurant was going to be overpriced with average food (based on earlier reviews) but could not have been further from the truth for us. The whole experience was of a lovely evening. There was a wedding going on whilst we...More

1  Thank Andy P
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Be present at this restaurant is like you are in a fairy tale. It is a nice place that rises above the turquoise sea. I had the most wonderful opportunity in my life, and it is - to be present at this trendy restaurant, where...More

Thank MajaStev
Reviewed 2 January 2013

If it weren't for the spectacular view of Castro Marina and the friendly, if somewhat slow service, this restaurant would have absolutely nothing to recommend it. A premise: we visited on the 24th December for lunch (it was the only place in town that was...More

2  Thank Eugenio D
Reviewed 1 September 2012 via mobile

We booked this restaurant during our trip in Castro. The place is beautiful with lovely views of the sea and the port. Pity for the wire net on the top of the wall toward the sea. Could be they should find a different alternative, a...More

2  Thank gt67-berkshire
Reviewed 1 August 2012

We planned our wedding here and could not have selected a better setting. The staff made sure that every detail was perfect and to our liking. Every request we made was met and surpassed. From selecting our menu to the color of our table linens,...More

3  Thank Always4Travelling
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Duca del Mare, 73030 Castro, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Castro
  • Phone Number: +39 0836 943349
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