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Trattoria Fontana d'Ercole

Vicolo Salonia 30, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 837772
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sardines” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vicolo Salonia 30, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Noto on a whim while we were driving to Syracuse. We found this restaurant on TripAdvisor and came there at around 2pm, we waited in the restaurant for around 20 minutes to get a table. We did not have much expectation but turned...More

Thank Laraine H
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Small and lovely. Family run - excellent food and wine (great cheap local wine). No frills dining, but good quality. People were being turned away so definitely book!

Thank SharonGlyn
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A most unassuming place for a fabulous meal. We had a plate of assorted cheeses, orange with marinated prawns, grilled vegetables with olive oil for starters. Mains grilled fish, Uni sea urchin Pasta, sausage pasta with a bottle of wine. The food is prepared Au...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We had a small trip around South Sicily and decided to make a little stay in Noto. Thus also decided to have lunch at a local specialty place. The place is quite small, but it is really worth it. Everything is very fresh and tasty....More

Thank Misusik
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We visited Noto in late february, when many restaurants were closed for holidays. This obviously limited our choices, but we were fortunate to get two good recommendations from Francesco at our B&B, including this ristorante. Even when there is hardly anyone in town, this restaurant...More

Thank aagourmet
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I'm not a foodie. My Midwest roots typically draw me to red meat and potatoes. But our overnight stay in Noto had us wandering about town with a handful of recommendations from our B&B hostess. Trattoria Fontana d'Ercole was NOT on that list. I'm not...More

Thank justthatgoodguyjim
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Fortunately someone at the Teatro in Noto recommended this restaurant for Sunday lunch and we were able to get in as it is small. The food was delicious and the service very friendly and attentive.

Thank wendyws
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We had intended to dine here for a couple of nights but our plans changed. On the third attempt, we actually had trouble finding our way back to the location and ended up over 30 minutes late for our reservation. But our table was waiting...More

Thank not-a-redshirt
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Ate there our last night in Noto. Wish we had gone there the first night and probably would have gone back two more times. Reservations are important as it's small and popular. Watching the interactions between the two cooks thru the open kitchen door was...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a local, family owned place. The service was slow and the restaurant was a bit hot. The food, however, was worth the wait. The prices were great.

Thank bigcity411
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William G
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Response from Jarka2013 | Reviewed this property |
It was closed on Monday,but I don't know the hours of operation...was really yammi😋
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Salonia 30, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Noto
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 837772
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