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Il Castello di Momo

Lucugnano Di Piazza Girolamo Comi 11, 73039 Tricase, Italy
+39 320 745 5807
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
29 Aug 2016
“Total Quality Dining In An Historical Setting”
23 Aug 2016
“Excellent food, ambiance outdoors”
All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Lucugnano Di Piazza Girolamo Comi 11, 73039 Tricase, Italy
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

This venue was chosen by my friends. Absolutely no problem with that, as you enter the place, one immediately senses a good feeling. The staff are welcoming and friendly and attentive. And due to the weather being able to eat al fresco, is a huge...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

In the high season, book ahead-- and see if you can sit outdoors if the evening is nice. Their starters and mains were excellent, and a high point are the fried bread balls that they give you (can't remember the name). Our waiter also spoke...More

Thank catatonia_10
Reviewed 21 August 2016

What a find ! We were guided here by our b&b owner. The b&b was juist 800m furter around the corner :-). We had some very nice dishes, do try the antipasti Castel di Momo ! 9 different small dishes. We also had very nice...More

Thank Vandendriessche J
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is charming with a gorgeous outside dining area. The menu catered for fish and meat lovers and each course was celicious. The waiters were attentive which added to the experience. Very reasonably priced too. We travelled extensively throughout Puglia and felt this was...More

Thank tillyeck
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We were at dinner two couples and the grand mother.We are used to cook mediterranean dishes as we are Napolitain and we do love south taste, however we stay always on a diet and we had "only" one entree and one main dish (each!). The...More

Thank tzhaar
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Outstanding food from the chef, brilliant menu, great service from Giuseppe - it was by far one of the best meals I've had in Italy. We went for brunch on Sunday and it was awesome. I'm sure all other meals there are just as great....More

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convivium12, General Manager at Il Castello di Momo, responded to this review

What a pleasure to read you! Thank you for your review and for your kindness, We will wait for you in italy! We have a lot of new recipes ;-) Have a good time

Reviewed 18 September 2015

We were recommended this restaurant at the end of our holiday unfortunately; the food was delicious, service very attentive although not obtrusive, each course was explained to us & advice was given with our selection of food & wine. Only regret was that we could...More

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convivium12, Direttore generale at Il Castello di Momo, responded to this review
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Grazie davvero per la sua recensione! è una grande soddisfazione per noi leggervi e pensare che tutto sia stato di...More

Reviewed 15 July 2015

What a nice gem to find! My wife and I drove to Il castello di Momo after a strong recommendation from a great chef in Naples. And it was spot on: The food, wine (á la casa!) and Giuseppe as the perfect host, brought the...More

Thank Hans-Kristian S
convivium12, Proprietario at Il Castello di Momo, responded to this review

Dear Hans-Kris, what a pleasure reading your beautiful words. The real treasure is to know people like you ... to have guests that appreciate our kitchen. Also be recommended by a chef from Naples ... is the maximum :) Thank you very much! The staff

Reviewed 12 November 2013

Early in September we spent a very memorable evening celebrating various occasions with family and friends from all corners of the world. Everything was perfect - the setting, the food, the music and the very professional, friendly staff. We couldn't have asked for more. We...More

1  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 4 July 2013

Recommended for everyone, without exception. Everything you could want for a special night ... with friends or family! Great food and service!

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Salve, volevo sapere se siete aperti a pranzo e se si, quali orari fate. Grazie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
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: Lucugnano Di Piazza Girolamo Comi 11, 73039 Tricase, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Tricase
  • Phone Number: +39 320 745 5807
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"Il Castello di Momo" is a tipical restaurant in the heart of Salento, an amazing experience to enjoy.
Our restaurant is located in Capece family's baronial court (1400) where you can breathe the magic atmosphere of history.
Our food is a mix of genuine apulian tastes and original flavours from around the globe. We are a family crew: Peppe is the manager and his father Franco is the chef. We've always had a passion for cooking because we think it means innovation and creativity.
Our costumers is a second family and we like to delight them with our specialties and our welcoming manners.
"Il Castello di Momo"is a place suspended in time: you just sit down, enjoy the colours and flavours of our dishes, drink a good glass of wine and dedicated to yourself a few hours of relax.