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Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea

Via Nazionale 137 | Taormina Mare, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 627 1200
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Via Nazionale 137 | Taormina Mare, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a lovely location with a view but rather expensive. You can hardly find a bottle of wine below 50 euros. Food was very good but I would not call it outstanding. Service was extraordinary with 2-3 waiters around during the dinner. Deserts from...More

Thank Sasha122156
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant overlooks a bay and has a wonderful setting. Food was good but not exceptional considering the priceMore

Thank mandjpenny
G-Nastasi, Direttore at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review following your recent visit at the Oliviero Restaurant located at the Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea in Taormina. I was pleased to read that the quality of the food, our beautiful bay and the setting...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

The view and outdoor restaurant as well as the staff and service were warm, attentive and great! We ordered fish and had many choices to choose from in fact the waiter took us over to the fresh seafood display and explained the different kinds of...More

1  Thank Nancy S
G-Nastasi, General Manager at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear Nancy, We are thankful for taking the time to share this wonderful review following your last experience at the Oliviero Restaurant. It is lovely to learn how much you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant especially thanks to the service that our team members...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

The sea of Taormina is beautiful but the restaurant is far too windy and full of wasps which makes it unbearable. The food is very good but the prices are far too high! A bottle of water was 8 euros, a burger was 28 euros,...More

1  Thank HB-575-090
G-Nastasi, Direttore generale at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Dear HB-575-090, thank you very much for sharing your review following your recent experience at our Oliviero restaurant. I'm trying to reach you out as a follow up to the satisfaction survey that you kindly filled in, and I'm hoping to get in contact with...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant with phenomenal food and excellent service: very professional and helpful. Fantastic wine - Luce della Vite Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 2007. Highly recommend!More

Thank ReneeVital
G-Nastasi, General Manager at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear ReneeVital, We thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit at the Oliviero Restaurant located at the Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea in Taormina. It was such a great pleasure to read your positive feedback and comments towards our food and...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Located right my the sea, you walk down a beautiful garden into the restaurant. All the food was excellent! Very very pricey so expect large bill! We got the whole Sea Bass (which you pick how you wish it to be cooked, we got it...More

Thank Paris and Chris... M
G-Nastasi, General Manager at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share such a lovely and detailed review about your recent experience at the Oliviero Restaurant. I am thrilled to read that our team members and the beautiful location exceeded your expectations. Most importantly, I am extremely...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Wow what a romantic setting. Such a beautiful restaurant and gardens with some water fountains. A very special dinner! Very expensive so go there for a special occasion and a magnificent view. If you want to propose they have a romantic table on the beach...More

Thank MarinaMj
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Sat down with a group of 5, great table with a beautiful view. Service is on point. Had pasta with anchovies and breadcrumbs. Out of this world, one of the most amazing pasta dishes I've ever had.More

Thank Rogier d
G-Nastasi, General Manager at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear Rogier, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about your recent visit at the Oliviero Restaurant. I am pleased to learn that your gastronomic journey met your expectations where the pasta that you selected was the highlight of your experience. The...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

View and service top! Amazing. However, the food is ok, and a bit pricy for what it is. I wasn’t orgasmic from the food, but I was by the view and the service. Food was ok, nothing to complain about. The staff is really top...More

Thank RJ D
G-Nastasi, General Manager at Oliviero Restaurant - Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent visit at the Oliviero Restaurant. I am pleased to read that the service as well as the view were the “top” of your experience. I would also like to thank you for your...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely top class a beautiful setting over the private beach The restaurant has it all . The staff are excellent professionals who really care , friendly and oh so proficient they are one of the keys to the restaurants success We ate fantastically fresh white...More

Thank Kenneth B
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CharlottePJ
14 June 2017|
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Response from G-Nastasi | Property representative |
Dear Charlotte, Thank you for contacting us. I would like to inform you that every Sunday starting from 8.00pm ( till the end of September and subject to weather conditions) our private beach is lit by candles and torches... More
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Owen C
1 September 2016|
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Response from G-Nastasi | Property representative |
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for contacting us. I would like to inform you that our menu is not available online. If you have any special needs or requests and if you would like to receive a copy by email, please feel free... More
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Marianne Q
13 July 2015|
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Response from G-Nastasi | Property representative |
Dear Reviewer, I'm glad to inform you that we have many gluten-free options available, included Pasta, bread and few dishes from our À la Carte Menu. We remain at your disposal for any further assistance you may require... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$125 - US$360
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nazionale 137 | Taormina Mare, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 627 1200
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