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Pippo Lupo di Mare

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Lungomare Naxos 213/215 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 571357
11:30 - 23:00
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Rome, Italy
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I really wanted to like this restaurant and give it five stars; really I did. And, it was pretty good, but the cumulative missteps prevented it. First, the good. The restaurant has a great location, on the main seafront strip in Giardini Naxos. The menu is what you'd expect to find, heavy on fish and seafood. The guests seemed to... More 

Thank DiploJohn
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74 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here for dinner last night based on reviews. Got the lobster linguine and it didn't disappoint!! Quite liked mine. My mom and sister got the fillet of fish and I think it was slightly overcooked as it was kind of dry/chewy but it could've been the fish itself which was white but don't know what it was. It was... More 

Thank e26
Bucharest, Romania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

They kind of present it as gourmet food but to us it was plain simple. Overpriced for sicily. Staff is really nice though.

Thank Andra K
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifull restaurant, with excellant food, wine and very helpfull attentive staff, also extremely good value for money...

Thank Gerry D
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was certainly the best place around for us. We had raw fishes, soups, pastas and a grilled octopus. With one "word": wow. Everything was amazing. Its definitely not the cheapest place in Sicily but its worth to visit and try their specialties.

Thank EdwardNortonH
Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was generally too salty. I had pasta with bacon which was too salty. My two boys had lamb which was covered by salt. The vegetables had not too much taste. The pasta with truffles were good and the calamari as well. For the wine the owner provides good advice and recommended a good white wine from Agrigrente.

Thank montagneMorzinoise
Minehead, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A local barman recommended this restaurant as somewhere good for seafood (my wife doesn't eat meat) whilst we were on holiday in Sicily. We are really pleased we took his advice....the food was as good as any we had all holiday and it was very reasonably priced. It is an informal seafood restaurant on the seafront in Giardini and serves... More 

Thank Geoff D
Galicia, Spain
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113 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a pleasant dinner here. The kid enjoyed his minestrone and we had octopus for starters. Then, the meat was good and the risotto was perfect. The atmosphere of the place was also nice; and the service very good.

Thank kayapetai2016
Morristown, NJ
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We spent a few hours exploring Giardini and decided to lunch here. When the locals started filling up the tables, we knew we made a great choice! The staff are very warm, friendly and prompt. The food was one of the best meals to date. The spaghetti with clam sauce was excellent, capturing the briny sweetness of clams. My spouse... More 

Thank figtree2
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We managed to get a table before the locals filled the restaurant. The mixed antipasti flight was excellent and the secondi piatti pesce was very good. We do not recommend the house white wine and the waiter could not tell which cheese we had. The service was very quick.

Thank Margaret Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$112
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Naxos 213/215 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 571357

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