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Rosso Peperoncino

Via Sacramento 2bis, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 625150
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (39 reviews)
“orange salad” (8 reviews)
“caponata” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Sacramento 2bis, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious and the service was amazing, you need to try their mozzarella and their fish of the day. Try their Mariana Constanza wine. I think this was one of the best restaurant in Taormina!

1  Thank Olof G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there once as it was in the way and had nice reviews. The garden is very nice and quiet place. We ordered Baby fish for our child which was nice and for us gnocchi with prawns and green pesto which was very tasty...More

3  Thank Razvan L
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because we couldn't find the one we wanted but I'm so glad that we did! Really pleasant service, nice atmosphere and amazing food! My dad and I shared the Gnocchi with Shrimp and we both loved it and the Beef Fillet...More

Thank HelenaJMNSydney
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant twice during our holiday, returning to it on the last night of our holiday as it ticked all of the boxes for a great restaurant: it was a relaxed atmosphere in a beautiful and peaceful planted courtyard, fantastic food...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Firstly don't believe the reviews with frozen fish, complete rubbish! Fresh ingredients all the way. Great setting and attentive staff. Family run and it shows. Good selection of courses all well prepared and not fussy but very tasty. Not too expensive compared to other restaurants...More

1  Thank mogadorgk
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We found this place by accident, we had tramped around for a while looking for somewhere to eat. Then this menu stood out as being a bit more interesting than the average and the atmosphere appealed to us. The staff found us a table although...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Hidden away in the back streets, easy to understand why many do not find this place. Obviously they need to be at their best to ensure that once found, it's documented and reviewed for others to enjoy the experience. Nice menu, not overly complicated. Good...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very good! The fish is always fresh and the price affordable! Questo ristorante é ottimo! Il pesce sempre fresco e prezzo ragionevole!

1  Thank Ben S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is just off Corso Umberto, the Main Street, and it has a lovely atmosphere. The caprese salad had incredibly ripe tomatoes and the bufala mozzarella was amazing. The pasta dishes had great flavor. I got the prawn ravioli with broccoli sauce, and it...More

1  Thank Jordan M
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I went there because of the reviews but noticed that the service was not good at all. I was treated as nobody by the women. The young man was nice but was in a rush. I really wonder how these restaurants can afford giving bad...More

1  Thank Anne R
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22 December 2016|
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Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
May be too late for you, but my wife is coeliac and we had two excellent dinners here. She had pasta for one of them, maybe fish for the other. No problem at all. Great place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$47
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sacramento 2bis, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 625150
  • E-mail
Il Ristorante RossoPeperoncino si trova nel cuore della Taormina medievale, proprio alle spalle del Duomo. La sala interna, decorata con ceramica della tradizione sicula, e il suo grazioso giardino esterno sono il luogo ideale dove trascorrere una piacevole serata o eventi importanti quali matrimoni, anniversari, banchetti e cene di gala in un incantevole atmosfera fatta dei sapori antichi tipici della Sicilia. Il nostro personale sarà pronto ad accogliervi con cortesia e a darvi consigli sulle tante prelibatezze che con cura ed amore vengono preparate quotidianamente dal nostro chef. Piatti autentici e tradizionali realizzati con ingredienti di prima scelta richiamano la cucina tipica del territorio, con una particolare attenzione ai gusti e ai sapori gastronomici della Sicilia orientale e della tradizione mediterranea.
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