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Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 24226
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
“caponata” (10 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Went with family and friends for dinner on a sweltering day and we were greeted with broad smiles and quick drinks! We sat outside on a pretty little square with views of the sea and the castle - surrounded by parked cars, but this is...More

Thank Alistair D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is obviously very popular with locals and it was very busy - fully booked. Because it was so busy The service was a little slow but the people were running around as fast as possible and were consistently attentive and very friendly (even...More

Thank Gabrielle99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having just arrived from Toronto, was recommended this restaurant by our hotel, Algila Ortigia Charme. Excellent choice! Their version of the mixed salad was delicious , and the octopus was terrific and more than I could handle . The owner Gipi suggested a local crisp...More

Thank SleepDoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow what a meal. We had wonderful roast vegetable anti pasta, grilled swordfish, chicken, roast vegetables and mixed salad. Everything was so delicious. Despite being so full, I was tempted by the panna cotta (and justifiably so). What a delicious and memorable meal in such...More

Thank Sue B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would recommend to eat at this restaurant. Good location, reasonable quality/price and attentive service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Welcoming service and a very nice place. Family of four with two teenagers, everybody enjoyed their food and the place. Great food and a great place, recommended!

Thank Line H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warm hospitality, good food! Be sure to make reservation because tables are limited. Lots of people return from the gate.

Thank SelimEfendi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were friendly and service-oriented. The food was excellent. Super caponata as starter. Highly recommend!

Thank Annelise G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Lavante was one of the highlights of our Sicily trip. Excellent food, exceptionally friendly and welcoming staff in a nice quiet location. We were so impressed we went twice .... but book in advance as it's only a small restaurant .... the on line...More

Thank wirralblue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat outside and although there are lots of parked cars, it is still a pleasant place to sit with a view across the water. I had caponata to start with, which was delicious, as was my eleven year old's shrimp and swordfish tartare. My...More

Thank JBCtwinstars
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katya c
26 October 2016|
Response from Francesco M | Property representative |
Hi, yes we don't have any problems for late lunch and also for gluten free menu. If you only can tell us how many people, we can reserve the table for you. Waiting your reply, regards Giuseppe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 24226
  • E-mail
aLevante is a restaurant overlooking the Ortigia seafront in front of the Maniace castle.
The owners Francesco & Gipi will be happy to welcome you on a terrace and propose you the original dishes, full of perfumes and flavors of Sicily and Mediterranean sea revisited by the Chef Igor and desserts everyday prepared by Christine.
Booking is recommended.
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