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Don Camillo

Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 67133
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very upscale restaurant and delicious food. I was met with disdain however, when I asked if they had any type of salads on the menu. But they had arancini on the menu, which I thought was considered street food in Sicily. And at the exorbitant...More

Thank BedandBreakfast2002
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was excellent and the service was efficient. This is an upscale restaurant with a refined atmosphere- fine dining at its best which is why I was surprised that they allowed the table opposite us to dine with their 2 dogs. Cute dogs who...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment you walk through the door at this restaurant, you are met with a wall of unfriendly service at this upmarket establishment. With one exception...the head waiter. The woman on reception and all the other waiters didn't crack a single smile between them....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the fish menu. The dishes were quite good, but they were rather small. We were pretty worried we'd be walking out hungry, but luckily the dessert course was a bit larger than expected. The olive oil they give you for the bread is...More

Thank Chantel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very classy high end restaurant. Expensive but really very nice. Food was excellent. bread olive oil delicious. wine pairings excellent. pleasant service Worth the visit. not cheap

Thank Salvatore C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We opted for the meat tasting menu- it was delicious! The flavor was good as none of the spices overwhelmed the natural flavor of the food. The real art, I felt, was the blend of textures. Tender and crunchy, firm but and silken- the chef...More

Thank Maxinsrilanka
Reviewed 16 March 2018

My partner and I came here for a fancy dinner to celebrate our anniversary. We had the larger fish tasting menu and shared a bottle of white wine. The food was incredible. The preparations ranged from simple (grilled prawns and seared tuna for example) to...More

Thank Kris P
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This is reputedly the number 1 restaurant, so say the locals! It didn’t disappoint. Service was attentive without being fussy or over the top. We went for the meat tasting menu which involves several courses of local specialities, all of which were perfectly executed and...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We ate at. Don Camillo for Valentine’s Day. We chose the set menu. The taste of the food was exquisite, the presentation was lovely and the price was very reasonable. Excellent choice and romantic too!

Thank Mary Anne H
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Lets start with the wine list. Amazing. The breadth and also the price range. Bottles of great wine for as little as 15 Euros and going up to thousands. They do not push anything. Ask for something in the price range you feel comfortable. They...More

Thank stephrab
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$67 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 67133
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