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Il Principe del Mare Ristoro

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Contrada La Forcatella, 72015, Fasano, Italy
+39 339 639 6304
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London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is definitely worth a visit. Essentially an expanded fishermans' hut set on the beach. No frills decor, but wonderful fresh seafood, served by great staff. Just go!

Thank Charles R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We went for dîner to this restaurant because we read si many positive comments. When we arrived we actually thought that we got the wrong place. It looked more like a "take away". The plates and covers were in plastic and we were quite surprised. We ate 2 spaghetti a le vongole and 1 grilled tuna with a salad. We... More 

Thank niorand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Excellent place to enjoy fresh Italien seafood located right on the sea. If you don't mind to eat and drink in plastic plates/cups and the Italien noisy family ambiance does not disturb ...this is the place to go. Il Principe de Mare is runned by the family members, a young and friendly team that will not disapoint you. The prices... More 

Thank Reto B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The place is not fancy or special, however the food are good and honestly priced. You get a good choice of seafood but no much side dishes. Overall, if you are on a budget and you would like to have seafood, this is a good place.

Thank P L
Rome, Italy
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127 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

During our stay in Puglia , we visit this super simple restaurant right on the rocks by the sea!! Plastic plates and cutlery...interiors from a nightmare but....fresh fish, real apulian taste and small prices...just love it!!!!

Thank FPpalocco
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

If not, don't bother! Plastic knives and forks, I really think this is it your most Eco friendly restaurant. For kids who do not like 'fruit of the sea' the only thing is spaghetti with tomato sauce, and not really inspiring......

Thank Arnold W
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88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

It's a very very simple place: short menu and just a house wine. But the wine was just fine and food was freshest ever! Especially crudo, especially shrimps. Get a lot of shrimp!

Thank uniqum
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

If you are squeamish about the look of a restaurant before you set foot in the door this place is not for you...but if you love fresh fish, simply cooked and delicious fried prawns then this place is a true find. We were recommended this place by the owner of Masseria Salinola in Ostuni, which in itself was a lovely... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Have been there multiple times and always go back when in the area. This is the simplest restaurant you can think of, small plastic table right on the sea rocks.. you can eat sea food watching the water, with your kids playing on the rocks, or on the small beach right next to it. Good for lunch and dinner, you... More 

Thank PAPO05
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

This restaurant couldn't be more simple: a wooden shack on the edge of the beach with plastic tables inside and out. But the food is brilliant. Fresh shellfish, raw, marinated or cooked, plus some fish and pasta - all done to order and served on plastic plates, washed down with jugs of local frizzante wine. We always go and always... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Contrada La Forcatella, 72015, Fasano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Fasano
  • Phone Number: +39 339 639 6304
Very simple restaurant on the sea. Fresh fish prepared in a simple and essential way

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?