We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ristorante Sine Tempore

Via San Marco 1, 95012, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 980368
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via San Marco 1, 95012, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (231)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This family owned restaurant and associated hotel always make you feel like family. Cooking is done by family members. Everything is extremely fresh and cooked to perfection. An excellent wine selection, especially the local wines from the area. This is a restaurant that should be...More

Thank gp2814
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Castiglione di Sicilia with my wife for first time and discovered Sine Tempore as it was close to historical center of the town!What a find! Dishes which we tried were awesome and cooked to perfection. We met the owners: Giuseppe and Maria,...More

Thank artemfedotov
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We came across this small, boutique hotel and restaurant on a hot day and it offered a welcome respite. The restaurant was cool and welcoming and we had the set menu which offered a good choice of traditional Sicilian dishes. The antipasta was the real...More

1  Thank Sally F
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Attached to the Hotel Federico II, and run by the same family, this restaurant is an absolute delight. Exceptional range of options for such a small establishment and everything was excellent. Courteous and very efficient servers, including the owner. Everything is gone made, and authentic...More

1  Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and very good service at a very friendly price. Exaclty what you would like to see in Italy

Thank Edwin8084
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Lovely atmosphere,gorgeous food ,friendly staff.Very ample portion sizes,we were very full when we left !

Thank maryrS2562YT
Reviewed 24 September 2016

So it wasn't bad. But overlooking the menu there were, except for the porcini's no typical Sicilian dishes. With this in my mind I thought it wasn't worth the money we had to pay for it. And when advertising on roadplates as tipically Sicilian I...More

Thank Arnoud_13
vincenz01984, Responsabile reception at Ristorante Sine Tempore, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2016

Dear Arnould, i can see from your feedback that our restaurant is not bad , but not tipical sicilian for you,so i will make a list of our proposition of dishes : lets start from starter;1)Antipasto Sine Tempore( mix of sicilian starter with vegetables (caponata...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We very much liked eating at this restaurant where we had lunch. The food was very tasty and not expensive (e.g. first course 5.00 - 9.00 euros).

Thank Jeroen M
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely people, lovely food. This place is something you have to visit when you are near. The people are nice, the place is tranquile, idylic. And the menu offers you value for money!

Thank Mandy O
Reviewed 29 June 2016

While on a foray from our holiday base in eastern Sicily we called into Castiglione di Sicilia - a beautiful historic hilltop town with stunning views of Mount Etna and the surrounding countryside. It was lunchtime and we needed to eat. The welcome from the...More

1  Thank Jonty_Family
Nearby Restaurants
La Dispensa dell'Etna
310 reviews
.05 km away
167 reviews
.27 km away
Al Qantara
59 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Attractions
Gurne dell'Alcantara. Francavilla di Sicilia
93 reviews
1.67 km away
Ride Sicily
61 reviews
2.88 km away
New Travel Services Day Trips
354 reviews
4.50 km away
Le Gole dell'Alcantara
618 reviews
4.52 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ristorante Sine Tempore staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Marco 1, 95012, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Castiglione di Sicilia
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 980368
  • E-mail
Il Ristorante Sine Tempore si trova nel cuore del centro storico si Castiglione di Sicilia, borgo medievale situato tra il Parco dell'Etna e il Parco dell'Alcantara.
Due intime sale interne, avvolte in un'atmosfera calda e accogliente, dove assaporare le migliori ricette della cucina tradizionale siciliana.
All'esterno del Ristorante, un piccolo angolo di verde dove in assoluto relax, si può pranzare o cenare oppure degustare un bicchiere di vino o prendere un dessert.
Il Ristorante Sine Tempore è anche il luogo ideale dove organizzare banchetti di matrimonio, comunioni, cresime, ricorrenze, feste e cene di lavoro con menù a base di pesce o carne preparati con cura da chef esperto e qualificato.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing