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Trattoria Il Vicolo

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Via Pio IX 26, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 28481
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11:00 - 11:00
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Wed - Mon 11:00 - 11:00
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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We found this restaurant and were shown to a pleasant outdoor balcony area to eat - we had a very nice lunch - very good food, and th edesserts were great - the semi fredo's were gorgeous - the service we found very friendly although our waitress wasnt great at English but why should she be - she was very... More 

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Thank Phil T
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant, nice food, nice ambience, reasonable service (although I'd agree with others that the Sicilian people do not seem to be the warmest or mist welcoming!) We enjoyed our food.

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Thank Suze1963
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The food was so nice that we returned for a second dinner. On the first night we had Maccheroni and Spagghetti al Mare and on the second night we both had Pizza. Service is quick and friendly and we would not hesitate to go back again.

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Thank arnie6359
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This was one of the most unfriendly waitresses i ever had to met. There are hardly any restaurants were i felt that much unwelcome. Considering that there are plenty other restaurants that offer the same quality of food and a nice scenic view at Etna i would rather choose one them. Unless you like to be treated like something the... More 

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Thank We Are B
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Very good pasta and affordable house wine for lunch on the terrace; pasta with sausage sauce was cooked to perfection and it's worth saving some room for the tiramisu. Service was prompt and the atmosphere nice and relaxed, very good value for a fresh and straightforward menu in the heart of Castelmola

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Thank delaruj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

View on the top floor balcony overlooking the church steeple. Stunning. Food and service excellent. Only one down side cover charge. But on the whole excellent value for money and quality of food. Would recommend

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Thank Sharron D
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

had a wonderful meal in this restaurant ..friendly and very helpful staff.superb food and beautiful wine . would definitely go back

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Thank Alan W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Fine restaurant with sweet staff and extremely fine food. the carbonara is the finest you can find around. highly recommended if you want to take a brake while doing a hop on hop off trip.

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Thank Evo A
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Our 3rd night in Italy and our worst meal. The lady who runs it was unsmiling and brusque even though we tried some basic Italian. Another table was given oils/balsamic with their bread but not us. The food came in decent time and was freshly prepared but my son's lamb chops were small and oily and my husband's ravioli was... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Had a couple of meals here, very helpful when it came to asking if they catered for Coeliacs, I was offered several choices of either fish or meat dishes but not pasta or pizza. Food was very good though and so was the service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 11:00
Monday
11:00 - 11:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 11:00
Thursday
11:00 - 11:00
Friday
11:00 - 11:00
Saturday
11:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pio IX 26, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Castelmola
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 28481
Description
Restaurant located in Castelmola (One of the most beautiful villages in Italy) right in the city center. Menu of meat and fish and pizza. In summer the pizzeria is open every evening while starting the first week of September, the pizzeria will be activated only on Saturday and Sunday. Opportunity to dine on the terrace (in summer) or in room equipped with air conditioning.

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