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Osteria Da Rita

Via Calapitrulli 3, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 681015
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (50 reviews)
“pizza” (105 reviews)
“salads” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Calapitrulli 3, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is situated on a back street in the center of Taormina. They serve fantastic Italian food! I had the best bruscetta ever, and the pasta was to die for. Portions are huge, but the prices are not. Highly recommended.

Thank Marie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place looking for our first lunch in Taormina. Had the antipasti plate which was just ok, the pizza, which was just ok, and the eggplant and a red sauce pasta, which were both really good. Very dissapointed in pizza but the pasta...More

Thank wwstraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I reserved a table on the phone with the friendliest woman! Our group of four (2 Italian, 2 Americans who live in Italy) sat outside and enjoyed an incredible antipasto. It was enough for all four of us and included fresh grilled vegetables with a...More

Thank Danield528
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In front this restaurant looks promising.We had lasagna pizza and vegetables.We were 4adults couldn't believe how people can ruined good product .We were hungry and could not enjoy this meal .Never again .

Thank GY1234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty and smart in appearance hill top small town, though centre very touristy. Osteria was pleasantly off main route, in one of many pedestrian only areas, but worth the wonder. We sat outside on wide pavement, attentive service, fairly priced, fabulous pizza, and best green...More

Thank dr8484
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here at the recommendation of our local host who said it was the best place for rustic Sicilan food, and the locals really do know best! It was charming, great value and the food was delicious. The staff are so friendly, welcoming and...More

Thank 534nev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came across this pizzari by chance. The pizza was good and reasonably priced. The staff were very friendly and ready to help and have a joke. Great place for a casual bite and a beer.

Thank TheReferee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to eat. As others have said Taormina has a lot of tourist trips this is not one of them. Delicious, plentiful and homely cooking. I'd recommend not having a starter or having a starter and sharing a main otherwise there will be...More

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At such touristic places like Taormina we did not expect to find a place which makes you feel like you find a hidden treasure. Well, its definitely not hidden as it is very close to the "main" walking street, but still its already far enough...More

Thank EdwardNortonH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate very well there, one of the best meals we had in taormina! Though we didn't get any everybody mentioned free offered mandelwine , but the meals we had -- Muschel soup and pizza were the best from here! We would go again!

Thank Crystal W
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We are arriving in Taormina on Sunday September 25th, do you open for meals on Sunday evening? Thanks.
14 September 2016|
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Response from hippo930 | Reviewed this property |
There are so many restaurants that each night I would go out and walk up a few streets and even on stairs there are places to eat. Can't really remember the names but if you look under my reviews you will see some names... More
any prices for pizza and pasta please? could not find anymenu
27 March 2016|
Response from Dragan G |
Pasta a la Norma - 13 eur Pizza mafioso - 11.50 eur Both excellent
elisabetta f
Sì può mangiare al chiuso?
4 January 2017|
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Response from Luigia V | Reviewed this property |
Sì, si può mangiare al chiuso. Saluti. L.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Calapitrulli 3, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 681015
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