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Pizzeria La Gigante

Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 3, 73100, Lecce, Italy
+39 0832 246354
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“dough” (3 reviews)
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Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 3, 73100, Lecce, Italy
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So good, we came back again. Both nights we visited the pizzas were exceptional and the selection of house wine and beer were very good. €20 for two pizzas and drinks.

Thank Evans010101
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had a table inside, which was very very hot. When we wanted to order our pizzas, none of the special pizza doughs (spelt, multigrain etc) was available. After two hours the waiter told us to leave while giving the bill due to a new...More

Thank WillemijnAdvisor
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Visited this on our first night in Lecce and it was terrific and only about 200m from our B&B. Very good pizza and an excellent bottle of Primitivo at a reasonable cost. Job done.

Thank AgentC53
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Pizzas are good but there are not baked in a wood-fired oven. Please note they don't serve any salads or meat dishes, so skip it if like us, you have a gluten intolerant friend.

Thank Auriane W
Reviewed 22 January 2018

La Gigante proved to be on the level it has been known. The Pizzas are fantastic, made in the best Salento manner (not exactly Neapolitan way, slightly different but very tasty), and the price-quality ratio is as good as it gets. Also the service was...More

1  Thank Pylssy
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My wife and I have holidayed all over Italy and we both agreed that La Gigante served pizzas that were as good as we have eaten anywhere. Light and thin pizza dough with fantastic toppings at a great price. We ate here the night before...More

Thank colin_LondonUk
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Best place to eat in Lecce! Really nice stuff, good food and wine! Nice atmosphere. It is possible to enjoy food outside. We will be back!

1  Thank Pusaise
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great pizza, thin and crispy with a massive choice of quality toppings and good value drinks. Bustling little place, filled with locals and service with a smile. Definitely worth the walk away from the centro storico

Thank Cocobear74
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

It's really surprising and wondering pizza restaurant. Which is one of the oldest place in Lecce existing already 17 years. Awesome Thinest pizza I have ever tried and you can get 3 different tastes in one set. So yummy and delicious! The owner and staff...More

Thank Saltanat V
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Pizza was taste, soft and delicious. Dough was thin and crispy. Servis was excelent and frendly. 😚😚😚

Thank Irena S
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Average prices
US$2
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 3, 73100, Lecce, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Lecce
  • Phone Number: +39 0832 246354
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