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Don Camillo

Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 67133
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“almond soup” (8 reviews)
“tuna” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had high expectations as reviews were very encouraging. We were ready to slash money. Not one dish was really tasty. There was a lot of extravaganza, but neither entrees nor main courses of fish justified an effort to find this place, sitting there for...More

Thank nmayorek
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service. Wonderful food. Lots of seafood. Extensive wine list. Two course minimum on ala carte menu. Prices on the high side but appropriate for the experience.

Thank travelto12345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our one 'posh meal' of our 2 week trip to Sicily - so we'd decided to go for the fish tasting menu. The food was delicious, and some of the courses were exceptional. Our criticism was the speed each course arrived; at times...More

Thank ianandjackie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quick summary first, it did not quite live up to the high expectations. Don't get me wrong, there is not much to complain about. Food was good, borderline great. Service was OK. Wine recommended by the sommelier was excellent. But the place is missing something....More

Thank refrog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is not Sicily! This is unfriendly, cold place with unpleasant people! I am very glad that we have had supper in other place! I have ordered a table on five people via the website of this restaurant. When we have come, have given us...More

Thank Marina V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is beautifully presented, a vaulted brick ceiling with good decorations and well separated tables. First impressions are excellent. The welcome is good and throughout our meal the service was exemplary. Sadly the food did not match up. We ate the "meat tasting menu"...More

Thank bigfin2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

fab venue, great start and end to the meat tasting menu but two dreadful courses from 6 altogether and one only middling in execution. far too heavy on thw vinegar and cheese favouring. wine was good value as is always the case it seems in...More

Thank monicafinlayson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is in a wonderful old building which creates a great atmosphere. Add to this great service and great food and you have an excellent evening. A group of us had dinner so there were too many dishes to mention them all but the...More

Thank Shewholunches2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful room, superb food and service which seemed effortless due to sheer professionalism, so good it makes me smile just to recall the evening spent at Don Camillo, A visit is a must but booking ahead is mandatory such is the demand for a...More

Thank DaveH118
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal & attentive service. My favorite dish was the veal cooked in wine sauce. Meal was ended with deliciously light & refreshing lemon ice cream.

Thank Ilove2ski
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 64 - US$ 96
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 67133
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