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Da Luigi il Capitano

Via Paolo Thaon de Revel 9, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
+39 0831 198 1589
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
3 Jun 2016
“Great seafood, but some issues”
17 Nov 2015
“For your happiness”
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Pizza, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Paolo Thaon de Revel 9, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

The place was packed when we got there but they made room for the 6 of us. The seafood was excellent. Most had shrimp, swordfish, and cuddle fish. There was one order of steak with cilantro and Parmesan cheese which was also very good. Service...More

1  Thank Kris D
Davide D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Da Luigi il Capitano, responded to this review

Good morning dear Kris, thank you for your review. First of all, we apologize if you waited for the seat in our restaurant, but it is recommended to reserve a table. However, we are glad for your experience concerning the meal. We are working on...More

Reviewed 17 November 2015

Near the port and in front of the sea, it is a little restaurant near the pedestrian area. The personnel is kindly. Il capitano surprised me with over ten different appetizers: vegetables, meat and fish. After this an excellent and abundant first plate: tagliatelle con...More

Thank Andrea P
Luigi M, Proprietario at Da Luigi il Capitano, responded to this review

Dear Mister Andrea, i'm so happy for your experience in my restaurant. I hope to see you again. Have a nice day.

Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Food was ok but really disappointed to have Limoncello in a plastic glass. Minus rating....my first time here..

Thank Nalla S
Luigi M, Proprietario at Da Luigi il Capitano, responded to this review

Good Evening Miss.Nalla I think it is impossible to give a bad review based on the plastic cup in which it was served Limoncello . However , I hope to have you again in my restaurant . Good evening.

Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

We had a good diner, we are vegatarians. This was no probleem. Friendly staff. House wine is excellent!

Thank Geert-Jan v
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We were recommended this place by a local, always the best way to find a good restaurant. As it is facing the port, fish is the speciality, and we enjoyed excellent fish dishes with friendly prompt service. Fellow diners were curious about us and we...More

Thank SilverSnail
Reviewed 18 January 2014

Always busy and friendly staff service. Luigi ,the owner, is fantastic! I went there once a week for a month on saturday nights never disappointed .. you might want to book before ..great food and always happy to accomodate you. Family restaurant/pizzeria. Grazie... Luigi sei...More

Thank Siggaz66
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Located right on the water, with a beautiful view of the fishing village on the other side of the channel, Il Capitano is an excellent fish and pizza restaurant. The appetizers were extremely tasty we tasted a traditional dish of mussels, rice and potatoes as...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:45
19:45 - 23:30
19:45 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:45
12:30 - 14:45
19:45 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:45
19:45 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:45
19:45 - 23:30
12:30 - 14:45
19:45 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Paolo Thaon de Revel 9, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Brindisi
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 198 1589
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