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I Cavaddari

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piazza Bellavista, 95012, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 606755
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a real fish lover BUT I became one after my visit here. I really loved the meal here. We booked a table for 10/12 people and we could taste any sort of local seafood available. We came here on suggestion of a friend and since the very start the personnel and owner have been kind and fun... More 

Thank Alex V
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

generous portions besides being delicious! a must go for fish lovers and definitely wort a drive! thumbs up

Thank Jurgen M
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I have eaten food all over the world and typically Italian food is just alright for me. I love the freshness, but typically it fails to WOW me when I go out to eat Italian food... This changed everything! This is hands down the best meal I have had in my life. Service is usually something that I look at... More 

Thank NoName G
Wesham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

As others have said, don't be fooled by the inauspicious exterior, I Cavaddari's interior is a bit like the tardis! Not sure the English menu was very helpful ... but the food was fantastic. We shared a special antipasto between two and it was more than enough. Fabulous mixed grill fish main course. If you are a meat lover this... More 

Thank helene1000
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Do not judge this restaurant by the front door. Prepare to be amazed. Try the antipasto and wait before ordering a main course as we never made it past it. The chef must be an artist in his spare time as can be seen by the presentation of the food. Truly an excellent dining experience.

Thank jgp66
Valletta, Malta
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 November 2016

After a really bad experience in a restaurant in Acireale, we were very sceptical but were lucky enough to fall upon this wonderful place. Everything about the place was simply divine with one surprise after the other. Welcomed with a lovely glass of prosecco and an entre, compliments of the chef. Food is of the highest quality, the pasta is... More 

Thank Mandy C
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122 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Staff very nice. Big place, mainly in a courtyard. Clientele almost exclusively locals; lots of children, and many big parties. Specialty is fish. Menu small - basically catch of the day, with some pastas. Three fixed price menus at 30, 35 and 40 Euros, which is what most people order. You get a lot of food for them, including free... More 

Thank J S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016

A little oasis of calmness in a beautiful back yard. Very friendly waitress Roberta helped us to choose from the menu. The starter came with a tasty collection of different fish, very well presented. Everything was fresh and tasty. Will definitely come back!

Thank Heidi G
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent dinner. We went for late dinner, the place is beautiful back yard, fix menu including wine, all the food was delicious- very good value for money. A place to remember!

Thank Sharon G
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Excellent food - diverse and delicious seafood, served with style and charm. We had a lovely evening. It is in a village which is not so prepossessing, but the moment you step into the restaurant, it is stylish and high quality.

Thank MarkTester1963

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: piazza Bellavista, 95012, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Acireale
  • Phone Number: +39 095 606755

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