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Bam Bar

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Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24355
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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is not much to say about this place, go for seasonal fruit granita and warm fragrant brioche and experience this place yourself. Bravo.

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Thank Arūnė K
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you haven't tried it before, this place offers a good "granita". I recommend "arancia" - orange. The hot chocolate is also good, but if you like your chocolate sweet like I do order the plain milk chocolate, the one with pistacchio was too bitter for my taste. The staff speaks English. The decoration is beautiful!

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Thank Balter W
Island harbour beach
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good service. Sweet pastries, great espresso and cappuccinos. This was recommend to me and it didn't disappoint.

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Thank Neoborg
Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Came here on the off season. Lovely owner that made us feel welcome. Sat outside and watched the world go by. Not expensive and we'll be back.

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Thank FelixPoz
Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Great coffee in a great location right in the middle of Taormina. The sun was shining and the moment was wonderful... even in the early November autumn. Staff are were pleasant and efficient.

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Thank Ornithorh
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This bar is located not far away underneath the theater in Taormina. They serve some nuts and crackers together with your drink. Take a seat, enjoy your wine and watch the scenery. Because this bar, placed at a little piazza, allows to watch people passing by.

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Thank Axel S
Vienna, Austria
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The staff is excellent, great location, can enjoy the sun at the Terrasse. The cappuccino is good! Lovely place!

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Thank Ildoka
Canada & Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 471 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Had heard about granita, described as being between a slush and a sherbet but better and special. Thought we would be disappointed but made the point of having it at the best place for granita in Taormina to make sure we gave it a fair shake. Boy - we were so glad to be wrong - it is so delicious!... More 

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Brisbane
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We had several mornings, mid-morning coffee&breakfasts here - wonderful service and a great location, a stone throw from where we stayed at Residence Degli Agrumi. Only hoping to do it again, some day.

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NW Suburb of Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The title says it all! The whole place was beautiful inside out! The staff was friendly and efficient. Their granita was outstanding!

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Thank mptraveller

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$4
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24355

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?