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Don Camillo

Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 67133
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (25 reviews)
“salmon soup” (9 reviews)
“almond cream” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via della Maestranza 96 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been to this restaurant approximately 2 years ago with friends and not really enjoyed it but we thought we would try again as it has a good reputation just 2 of us for lunch the greeting was the same not welcoming we ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 377maryjane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to enjoy a special day and indeed it felt so. We had our lunch here and, as my husband and i are both passionate cooks, we were more than curious about a Michelin recommended restaurant and it did not disappoint. We enjoyed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andreea S
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The owner of the B and B we stayed at told us this was the best restaurant in Siracusa. It has a Michelin star and we had to wait a day to get a reservation. We were first served a complimentary glass of Prosecco and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 5VIC9
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We chose Don Camillo since we had been looking for a restaurant to celebrate a special occasion - and it was perfect. The decor is quite traditional and refined, but the service team makes you feel welcomed from the moment you walk in. When everyone...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 152rolf
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We saved Don Camillo until the last day of our time in Ortigia. It's a Michelin recommended restaurant so we expected good value, good quality of food and good service. The service was good but the quality of the food was sporadic and it returned...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

We had a nice fish tasting menu with some good wine, although the whole meal was comparatively expensive for Syracuse. This was a fairly formal, traditional dining experience, with elegant dining room and ever so slightly standoffish waiters. Possibly more atmospheric if you are in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank evmhusain
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Enjoyed dinner here last night. Very nice room, great food and very good service. Exceptional wine list and sommelier. Raw seafood, fish soup, cheese , and snapper with tomatoes were all very good. Understand why it is one of the best in Siracusa.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rbsmith3
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Always excellent food and service. Variation could be broader - but you know what you get, which I love. We will be back one of the following days :-) Maria

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Inspiration734104
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This is a Michelin guide recommended restaurant for a good reason, stunning food and a wine list to die for. We came as a group of six and three of us had the fish tasting menu and three had the meat tasting menu, we spent...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jsteffenson
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I must say to open this was our best meal on the island in terms of quality of both food and service; I cannot believe that it is so low in the trip advisor standings. We are early and were provided with a very warm...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Starbarr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 61 - US$ 92
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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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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