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Il Castello di Momo

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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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
USD 9 - USD 23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this place every year but servings are getting smaller and smaller. Price over the average.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Fabio A
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Recently visited over the May Bank Holiday. Have to say this was a hidden gem. Food was lovely and the service very good. Given 12 of us arrived about 2200 we didn't feel rushed and felt very welcome. The pizza's looked divine and my spaghetti...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank JamesBaldy
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Phoned and booked a table as it was Saturday night. All tables were inside as it is still early in the season. Our waiter was very knowledgeable and explained all the dishes on the menu to us. We shared a selection of starters and both...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank phall2018
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Best restaurant we visited during our visit to Puglia. Very warm welcome from the staff with prosecco and appetizer. Great service from the waiter, he kindly translated the menu for us which helped us choose some lovely regional food with great wine. Recommended!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank LeeW1412
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We reserved a table for my wife birthday. The responsible gave us the best table under the 'oleandro' tree in the garden in front of the this ancient typical Salento old house and offered a prosecco as aperitif. Super fast service, pasta very good (troffie...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Tonysp65
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant we visited in Puglia. Nice welcome with a prosecco, great outdoor ambiance overlooking the old village, and above all superb food.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank marc08080808
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Food was perfect, The first restaurant in Italy where the service is actually good. The main waiters spoke English and translated the menu to English which was very nice. The servers were kind. Overall I would say in terms of service this is one of...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Maryjones13
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We loved this place so much we went two days in a row and would have come back if those wouldn't have been our last days in Puglia. The terrace is simply lovely, full of charm. The food was just incredible, the peppata de cozze...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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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

Date of visit: August 2016
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

Date of visit: August 2016
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