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“Cheap and large pizzas (but quality could be better)”
Review of La Bella Idrusa

La Bella Idrusa
Ranked #29 of 140 Restaurants in Otranto
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for cheap, large and good quality - well 2 out of three ain't bad. But I would have happily traded size and price for more generous topping and sauce. It was ok but not the same standard I've enjoyed elsewhere.

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Idrusa B, Proprietario at La Bella Idrusa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time here - the staff were lovely as was the food! The pizza and fried calamari were so good, and we down them with some nice cold house white. Perfect for a summer's eve!

Thank trix910
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

For me a visit to Otranto without a meal at "La Bella Idrusa" isn't complete. Given the location, the prices are surprisingly low, pizzas are below 10Euros and they are huge. Not the best pizza ever, but definitely enjoyable and that combines with the harbour view, and the cheap prices, make the place a real attraction.

If you are after fish, seafood, there isn't much choice, but the cozze and frittura mista can be highly recommended. The frittura is made with a choice of different fish, calamari and prawns, very yummy.

Just be aware that they don't take bookings and an hour wait time is normal in summer. But then the piazza in front of the restaurant is a beautiful place to spend time, so who cares? Or come late around midnight, when it gets a bit more quiet.

Thank Natascha K
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Since it's always packed in the restaurant and people are in a line in front we arrived just before the opening at 7 pm. We tested the mussels, caprese salad and two different sorts of pizza, all great. Service and atmosphere are perfect.

Thank FrankogKari
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We went there twice since the pizzas are huge and very tasty, cheap / excellent quality at a low price

Thank Sven W
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