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Via Apollo Arcageta 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 307 7032
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (83 reviews)
“chilli” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Apollo Arcageta 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food ad excellent rapport quality/price; be careful to ask what's local and fresh. The people inside are friendly and carefull.

Thank Giulia G
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here on a Saturday night on a rather windy December day. Arrived around 19.30 (quite early for Italian standards) and were the first guests. Food was very good and service attentive (the canollo was one of the best we had, and they treated...More

Thank Louise A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the few enjoyable places that we gladly visited multiple times in Taormina! Great food (the place really stands out from many others in Taormina in these regards), reasonable prices, really enjoyable atmosphere of a friendly family-run restaurant, some good local vine, quite a...More

Thank denismk
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We walked the whole of Corso Umberto and fond Malvasia, which had been recommended, at the far end by Porto Catania. The family were very pleasant and the atmosphere conductive. The food was fine and reasonably priced so it wasn't surprising to find the place...More

Thank michelesmith2016
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

A proper family run restaurant run by “mamma” we were given this recommendation by our concierge at the Timeo and it was fab, great food,great value and plenty of charm and atmosphere. We had to book but got the slot we wanted. Try the pasta...More

Thank ATJ1878
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a small unpretentious restaurant, with adequate but not great service. So I was surprised by the excellence of the food. Ate outside for lunch, and had a really good experience. Typical Sicilian menu, lots of pasta and fish choices. Great value. Worth a...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great service and great food! Don’t be discourage if you arrive at 6:30/7pm and there are not many people...by 7:30pm the restaurant was packed.

Thank Erica S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

They start with fried chick peas which were very light and tasty. We had a salad to start which was excellent. We had a steak and veal milanese which were tasty and very well prepared. The owner selected a Sicilian red wine which was excellent...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We came here on our first night through a friend’s recommendation. The food is incredible! It seems like a family run restaurant, very authentic and friendly. The food was so good we decided to eat here on our second night as well. Highly recommend!

Thank HenryCharge
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Stopped by without a booking and the waiter told us that if we can wait 15 minutes he can give us a table. We agreed and came back and were sat at the very back of the restaurant almost touching their cuttlery cupboard! Service was...More

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12 September 2017|
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Response from Phillip Z | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is most restaurants in toarmina are in walking distance between 15/30 min walks hope you enjoy it
22 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Apollo Arcageta 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 340 307 7032
  • E-mail
Locale piccolo e riservato, attento ai piatti del territorio e della tradizione siciliana.
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