Suggested Restaurants

San Michele Salentino

FISH- Ristorante Essenza

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Great fish restaurant in an elegant setting in the center of San Michele.
Special dishes and courteous staff.
The price is in line considering the quality of the food.
Address: via Principessa Lolanda, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 388 497 1412
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/NRC7Tqc5apz

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FISH – Casa Calamaro

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Small trattoria with fish food: spartan but clean and the owner (Fortunato) is very nice.
Food is good and at good prices and in the summer there are also tables outside.
Note that the menu is fixed.
Address: Via Redipuglia, 14, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 333 583 5497
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/npazuAduSsG2

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FISH – Ristorante il Brigantino

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Nice and elegant restaurant.
Fresh food cooked in a special way.
It’s not a restaurant for quantity but for quality and the price is on the average.
Address: Via Roma, 26, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 0831 966466
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/e5NRCgFBx6m
Web: http://www.ristoranteilbrigantino.it/

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MEAT, FISH and PIZZA – Al vecchio frantoio

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Nice restaurant with stone vaults and good food.
Worth to try “spahetti alle vongole”, “orecchiette alle cime di rapa” and “Pepata di Cozze”.
Also pizza is very good!
Closing day: Monday.
Address: Via Armando Diaz 8, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 347 943 3584
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/Ge48RjzoGVH2

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MEAT- Osteria Tranquilla

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Nice Osteria with stone vaults and very good and refined food.
Ingredients of Salento’s tradition reworked in a modern style.
Address: Via Vittorio Veneto 43, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 328 0530717
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/AKayJszVZjG2
Web: http://www.osteriatranquilla.it/index.asp

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MEAT – Macelleria Iurlaro

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
It is a butcher shop with a small room to have lunch or dinner.
The meat is very good and well cooked: try Carpaccio, and any type of “Bombette”. Also “Fiorentina” is amazing.
Advice: Phone to Book before going!
Closing day: Sunday and Monday.
Address: Via Machiavelli, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 340 732 5068
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/AKayJszVZjG2

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MEAT – Casolare dei Capricci salentini

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
You personally choose the meat and the Puglia specialties prepared by the chef.
Fair prices.
Try “bombette”, “involtini allo speck e formaggio” and “zampina” (a local sausage): excellent!
Address: Via Armando Diaz 30, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 0831 095208
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/et75Eo2Dhc62

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MEAT – La Brace del Duca

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
The restaurant is part of one of San Michele’s oldest butcher shops and the meat comes directly from the butcher shop.
You can choose your cuts.
Address: Via Duca D’Aosta, 9, 72018 San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 0831 966080
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/P9pVQ7BbGTH2

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PIZZA – Pizzeria Trattoria la Botte

8 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Located at the entrance of San Michele Salentino coming from Francavilla Fontana, it is a typical trattoria / pizzeria with tables also outside.
In addition to pizza (also takeaway) try the appetizers, trophies and special dumplings.
Closed on Tuesday
Address: Via Duca d’Aosta, 209  San Michele Salentino
Phone: +39 339 6616624
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/V19SYhWKSvL2

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San Vito dei Normanni

FISH – Pescheria Friggitoria Musa

12 minues from Trullo della Pace
Good fish dishes served on tables outside, chairs and plastic plates.  Good price.
Address: Via Giuseppe Mazzini, 24, 72019 San Vito dei Normanni
Phone: +39 0831 981137
Google Maps: Link a Google Maps
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MEAT – Locanda Nonna Mena

10 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Small, cozy restaurant with excellent local cuisine.
Address: Via Edison 30, 72019 San Vito dei Normanni
Phone: +39 349 6724204
Google Maps: Link a Google Maps
Web: https://www.lalocandadinonnamena.com/

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MEAT – Fattorie Grottamiranda

20 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Masseria with Butcher’s shop (home made meat) – great quality at a good price
Possible to eat in Masseria (phone to book)
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Address: Contrada Grottamiranda – 72019 San Vito dei Normanni
Open from Wednesday to Saturday evening at around 20:00
Phone: 0831 989898
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Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/7jJXPancBZM2

PIZZA – La Pucceria da Tommy

12 minutes from Trullo della Pace
Small Pizzeria but with very good pizzas made with mother’s yeast. Sometimes the waiting times in the season may be long.
Address: Via Sacramento, 272019 San Vito dei Normanni
Phone: +39 389 083 2442
Google Maps: Link a Google Maps

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