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Caupona Taverna di Sicilia

Via San Francesco D'Assisi | Piazza Purgatorio, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
+39 0923 546618
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“couscous” (12 reviews)
“polpette di” (2 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via San Francesco D'Assisi | Piazza Purgatorio, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Second year for me in Trapani and this time I spent 7 days of 14 (could have spent all nights here) at Caupona. Why? they just give you that extra "bang for the bucks". You can pay for the food but the personal service, owner...More

Thank Jenssj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very kind staff. The caponata was to die for. Literally the best eggplant dish I have ever had. Grilled calamari was also very good.

Thank VerdelleElliott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will need a reservation at this very busy place. We sat outside and the church across the street was beautifully lit up. It was a great meal of couscous with vegetables and fresh fish. This is a popular restaurant with local people. Happy that...More

Thank usmom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good restaurant We had a pasta with fresh fish eggs that was excellent After I took the catch of the day. It was good but slightly overcooked. My partner took the involtini di pesce spada ( sword fish) which were very tasty Price was...More

Thank A L
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Recommend for everyone who likes really good and quality Italian food. We ordered traditional Italian mix of appetizers and pasta. Everything was very tasty and the very liked the service because waiter introduced every appetizer so we knew a little more about what we were...More

Thank JegaLT
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is a truly local place. Very small area outside, however we went pretty early and they gave us a table there. We felt very lucky as we read that without reservation would be difficult to dine there. Food was delicious. One of our best...More

Thank Happy_life05
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

For a true taste of Trapani, go where the locals go. From the appetizers, primo and secoundo courses, you can't go wrong. A courteous staff makes this a dining pleasure. We sampled and split several dishes (don't forget the cannoli), each was exquisite. The Pesto...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wandered in here for dinner after finding that TripAdvisor's top-rated restaurant in Trapani (which is just around the corner) was full. We are so glad that we did! We were served by the most delightful, young waiter who helped us choose...More

Thank siobhancrusader
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The place in itself has nothing special, the service is kind but nothing special, the food has nothing special. Mussels soup was tasty. Chocolate dessert a disaster (chocolate mousse was sandy and the pastry lost her crunchiness). Fried calamari quite poor. Good french fries (that's...More

Thank FT1973
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I ate here every night during my recent visit to Trapani. The food was so good, I decided not to bother to try anywhere else. The owners, Claudio and Rosi (she is the chef) are super friendly and make your visit to their restaurant a...More

Thank jeeniec
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Francesco D'Assisi | Piazza Purgatorio, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  Trapani
  • Phone Number: +39 0923 546618
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