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lungomare marina di ragusa, 97010 Marina di Ragusa, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
+39 0932 239913
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12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
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67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Admittedly we DID arrive latish, around 2.30 for lunch, but they DID say there was no problem with ordering. The first courses were decent, nothing wow, but to the standard I would expect from a half-decent Sicilian restaurant. Main courses were another story: my fried calamari were definitely nothing to write home about and my friends' (all 3 of them)... More 

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Italy
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Visited the place lunch time Sunday. After being seated we have to wait Long time waiting to order while staff passing by 30 minutes Once came. She confirmed the order and 10 minutes later she came back and said we don't have this dish. Food came at 13.50 until 14.30 we got wine The attitude of the staff is careless... More 

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LOndon
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

To me this restaurant epitomises the best of Italian/Sicilian cooking; it's all about quality fresh ingredients treated simply and left to speak for themselves. The service was also exemplary; professional and efficient without being overbearing. Price is not cheap but it is fair. To sum up I couldn't fault this establishment and hope to return.

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Grazie, grazie, e ancora grazie. Speriamo davvero di rivederla presto, è stato un piacere avere ospite una persona gentile come... More 

Thun, Switzerland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Great food and ambiance. On the beach, very romantic. Really nice and helpful staff. However, the prices are too high for Sicily level.

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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We (italian couple) ate a primo and a secondo, two bottles of water for 40€. Not cheap, but sooo good. The fish was very well cooked and the homemade fresh pasta just left us speechless. All the staff was very kind and gave us personal suggestions. Top service, top food, beautiful view of the sea right in front. Loved the... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Went there from the beach. Starters were best ever in Sicily. Straight seafood-menu with nice white wine and perfect main. Definitely worth a second visit!

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Thank PBECBerlin
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing trattoria right on the water. Everything was super fresh and service was fantastic. Had lunch and dinner here and everything on the menu is amazing. Definitely don't miss the antipasti marinati, couscous, any whatever is the pescato Del giorno. And for dessert we had the mouse, canolo and parfait mandorle and all 3 were top notch. Hardest thing here... More 

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Thank Fabio B
West Yorkshire
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

It is good to find a restaurant that does seafood really well and Trattoria da Carmello does. Don't be put off by the plastic chairs as the food is excellent.

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Thank Pressy
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

Good food. Probably could do with a couple more wait staff as service was slow to start with. Would I return - Yes.

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Thank JWP54
London, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

It is pricey in comparison to other restaurants but I had an amazing dish which I really enjoyed, It was the fish cous-cous, which is a Sicilian specialty. I have had cous-cous in France, in Moroccan restaurants but this fish cous cous was nothing like it. On the beach, so nice ambiance, lots of parking, many locals dined there too.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$54
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: lungomare marina di ragusa, 97010 Marina di Ragusa, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Ragusa  >  Marina di Ragusa
  • Phone Number: +39 0932 239913

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