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Alex Ristorante

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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Seafood restaurant awarded as Best Restaurant in Lecce Entrance to Piazza Sant'Oronzo in via Fazzi, 15 It offers specialties of raw and cooked sea with mastery by chef Alessandra Civilla
US$40 - US$57
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

If you are in Lecce, in downtown you must have a lunch or a dinner in Alex restaurant. Service, high quality of dishes, every kind of wines. The way to cook of Mrs Alexandra is fine and good is a luxury proposition of Salento's life....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nicascc
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We enjoyed this restaurant, service was wonderful and the food was beautifully presented. First was the arrival of a platter of hot local breads and good olive oil. We then tasted and amuse-buche of fresh sardine in orange gelee. I ordered grilled monkfish perfectly presented...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank karencyd
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Situated in the centre of the old town it is ideally placed. Staff were pleasant and attentive and the food fresh and presented beautifully. The raw fish platter was a knockout plus the fish pasta soup had the best flavour I remember. Excellent list of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lafamosaItaly
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Risotto is to die for. Must order a minimum of 2 orders. Best meal ever! Fresh fish displayed in the window to choose from. Very authentic. Beautiful setting.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank robinfergusonk
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We made a reservation to sit outside. Unfortunately the weather turned quite chilly. When we arrived, the restaurant was empty and we asked to sit inside. The wait person said “you reserved outside”. We said yes but..... he grudgingly placed us at the worse table...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sdah2008
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

E buonessimo ! And the flavours linger on.. I have not tasted genuinely fresh fish/seafood presented, prepared and served this well before. The quality is exceptional throughout, simply faultless. My wife, Anne and I, were visiting Lecce towards the end of our September Salento holiday....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank onceuponatime2015
Alessandro L, Proprietario at Alex Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018
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Ci vediamo a settembre 2019 Grazie Alex

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

In the center of Lecce is Alex ristorante.It”s a modern restaurant with a good list of wines and that’s it all....because the food is Overrated...The portions are small ,expensive and ordinary....Don’t...

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 20:10 with our 2 adorable kids for dinner without a reservation. ALL tables were empty. Just 5 or 6 waiters waiting around. We asked for a table for 4. One minute later the manager or owner comes back and says he only...More

Date of visit: August 2018
5  Thank Ricardo L
Alessandro L, Proprietario at Alex Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018
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Sono felice di non avervi fatto sedere Alex

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This nicely set Italian restaurant in historic center of Lecce,run by her Chef Alexandria Villacia offer a good wine list, excellent service, in a perfect atmosphere.The food is excellent,fresh and perfectly put together dishes,that once in your mouth you can taste and enjoy its natural...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RosendoM_13
Alessandro L, Proprietario at Alex Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018
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Grazie Rosendo Alex

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Such a good time for my dine... We had the tastings menu and a bottle of wine. The food was very good with modern style Italian foods, beautiful presentations and tasty. The most of the dishes were good combined... There quite priced but, however it’s...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SP-AP09
Alessandro L, Proprietario at Alex Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you Alex

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Response from HoneyD337 | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them directly from the information on the website. our waiter spoke good english
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