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Trattoria Torre Carlo V

Piazza Vittorio Veneto 2, 92014 Porto Empedocle, Sicily, Italy
+39 328 406 2102
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
“terre” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza Vittorio Veneto 2, 92014 Porto Empedocle, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Read some good reviews and decided to try. Owner was a very nice man. But things are lacking. No Wi-Fi. Not even your mobile can have reception. Antipasti were poor and of poor quality. Pasta was great. Main course was average. Wine was the worst...More

Thank Icelandkevin
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely local trattoria - fresh and perfectly cooked food - we had tasting menu with 5 starters ( all absolutely delicious - especially sword fish caponata) and main- pasta with swordfish and risotto - risotto for my taste a bit bland but still pasta was...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This Trattoria offers a great selection of local dishes. We tried the meat and "Torre" menus which included antipasti, first and second dishes (pasta, grilled fish & meat) and drinks. The food was simply amazing and abundant. We have tried lots of great food throughout...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2013

We were on our way to Agrigento when decided to stop in Porto Empedocle for a dinner. Tripadvisor showed this trattoria among the best in the town and we decided to pay a visit. The place is right at the centre, so no need to...More

Thank konstantin e
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Family run trattoria in the centre of Porto Empedocle. Notice that it re-opened recently, so old reviews might not be up to date. Nothing posh here. The place is clean but rustic. The service is kind and efficient but not professional (the young lady who...More

Thank Jacopo B
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Food was below average and for the price there any many better options in the area. My husband order a mixed grill fish and I ordered grilled calamari. Very, very small portions that my husband and I left starving and we went to get a...More

Thank occhi21
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Kind and helpful service. Outstanding regional food, fresh seafood and fishes. We ordered antipasti 'crudo' and 'regional', fish couscous and tuna and all we can say is that we enjoyed a good dinner. It was December, perhaps it helps.

Thank Jose Miguel T
Reviewed 17 November 2010

Food and wine throughout Sicily are great, but Trattoria Torre Carlo V is exceptional. The decor is simple but the food is extraordinary -- fresh ingredients, expertly prepared, and presented by warm and gracious hosts. If you are visiting Agrigento or the surrounding area, do...More

Thank ZioAlfonso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Vittorio Veneto 2, 92014 Porto Empedocle, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Agrigento  >  Porto Empedocle
  • Phone Number: +39 328 406 2102
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