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Al Gambero

Piazza Nazario Sauro 19, 73010, Porto Cesareo, Italy
+39 0833 569123
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
4 weeks ago
“An time spent in Porto Cesareo needs a good relaxing lunch”
13 May 2016
“Just fine”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Piazza Nazario Sauro 19, 73010, Porto Cesareo, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of those restaurants where it is often difficult to get a table at busy times. A sure sign that the food is good. If sea food is your liking then here you will fin all your needs . Equally a limited number...More

Thank Graytravellers
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The fish was fresh but the overall quality of cooking was just average. A bit expensive compared to the average but in line with other very touristic locations.

Thank Saverio C
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Before leaving 19.00 in Brindisi I did a last trip from Taranto to the south east following the sea. I was in time for lunch at this very agreeable place. Although there are many tourists in this seaside town the food here tasted authentic, the...More

Thank loeloe
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Fabulous seafood, fantastic spot, excellent wine, great service and very good value. What more could you want? We love this place and so has every one we have ever taken there.

1  Thank Travellingfoodie25
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Al Gambero is an obligatory visit if you are looking for a good dinner. The sea food was amazing; mussels were delicious also the grilled fish. All was fresh fish and it was very good cooked!! There is a terrace close to the sea where...More

Thank Marta A
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

Food and service were very acceptable. In combination with the view from the terrace it is a recommendable restaurant. We had lunch.

Thank Harry V
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Lovely food, fresh and taste fish. We had a wonderful lobster served in a pink rum sauce made by brilliant Salvo. I would also give my best compliments to cooking boys (Marco and Fabrizio).. At last but not least.. our table was by the sea..Al...More

1  Thank jackfromthe
Reviewed 21 April 2014

I was surprised how good my two lunches hanpve been at Al Gambero this week after reading several of the reviews. The staff has been more than helpful and when they realized my limited Italian they made sure I was given a waiter who spoke...More

Thank sealights99
Reviewed 23 September 2012

The swordfish carpaccio was decent, the orecchiette with seafood was so-so, and the fried seafood plate wasn't very good. But the food was overshadowed by the terrible service. The waiters refused to take orders for the first course until our appetizers were served, and then...More

Thank fastspinecho
Reviewed 8 January 2010

Staying in Italy over the New Year we happened upon the Al Gambero restaurant when we stopped to take a walk around the harbour at Porto Cesareo. It specialised in seafood, which is hardly surprising given its name and location however the atmosphere and the...More

1  Thank Travelling Mat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Nazario Sauro 19, 73010, Porto Cesareo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Porto Cesareo
  • Phone Number: +39 0833 569123
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