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Civico 5 Chianalea Scilla

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, , Seafood
Via grotte n. 5, 89058, Scilla, Italy
+39 346 172 0399
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“panini” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“swordfish” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via grotte n. 5, 89058, Scilla, Italy
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Good lunch with a swordfish sandwich. You have to take a Panino Pesce Spada! Also the bruschetta with tomato and oregano was delicious. Service was sometimes slow but that is a minor issue. Coperto only 1€ so very cheap compared to other restaurants.

Thank Daan D
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Fresh and delicious sandwiches, good price, amazing view, friendly owner. I think it's the best place to eat an exciting sandwich in Scilla.

Thank nasibinejad
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

If your looking for a quick bite this is the place to go. The swordfish sandwiches are amazing, the place is on a cute street and the coast view is beautiful! The staff is quite friendly... Definitely recommend it!

Thank RicardoIspra
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Ate here on our first night in Scilla. It is very popular and was often full. The swordfish sandwich was pretty good, service was good but it should be classed as more of a café than a restaurant. Ideal for a cheaper night out.

Thank hergest
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We were attracted to the place by the outside sitting area. It is right by the waters edge and adjacent to where the local fishing boats are slipped - quite beautiful. We ordered what we we were told was the specialty of the house which...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped by this place to get a quick bite and try the swordfish sandwiches. They did not disappoint, the service was friendly and we easily got a table outside. The fries and sandwiches were delicious, and the sea view makes it even better!

Thank Kalina N
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Picked up an excellent panini last night consisting of swordfish, olives, lettuce, and mayo. This panini was their specialty and it was quite good. They also included a couple of mashed potato fried, breadcrumb encrusted pepperocini filled "tater tots" which were their house specialty. Very...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Yesterday night a friend of mine took me to Chianalea. It's a breathtaking "borgo" (little medieval village, where every step you take leads you to a majestic view. For dinner she suggested to go to Civico 5, which is a Paninoteca, which in italian means...More

1  Thank MoniUsa
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Came here on my day off (Sunday) the food was great and the staff with little English tryed their very best to look after me. Will be back!!!

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We found this small panini-bar. The swordfish-panini is great. You find this place in the middle of the old town ... the place on the map of tripadvisor is not correct. Just walk into the town and you will find it.

1  Thank stevenenhilde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via grotte n. 5, 89058, Scilla, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Reggio Calabria  >  Scilla
  • Phone Number: +39 346 172 0399
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