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Kiste Easy Gourmet

Via S. Maria de Greci | A pochi passi da Piazza Duomo, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 333 371 1606
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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Via S. Maria de Greci | A pochi passi da Piazza Duomo, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Michelin star quality cooking by the same chef as Capinera. Lovely and quiet courtyard close to the Duomo in Taormina.More

Thank Joe B
Morena B, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiste Easy Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Joe B, our warm thanks for your great words of satisfaction and appreciation! We love to guide our guests in an amazing culinary experience: we select only great Sicilian food and we love to welcome our guests with a smile to let them feel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this restaurant was of the highest quality. The dining room was imaginatively decorated. The service was prompt. Our server described each dish in detail. The food was excellent and beautifully presented.More

Thank vmrp2017
Morena B, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiste Easy Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear vmrp2017, it was so nice to read your good feedback for us! Our main philophy is to grant our guests not only good food but, above all, a very attentive and delicate sense of hospitality! Sicily is more than you expect and we love...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at Kiste and were the only customers. The service was first class. The garden area is cool and peaceful. The proseco was great and my lamb dish lovely. The waiter was great at recommending dishes and drinks. The prickly pear liqueur is...More

Thank smiler079
Morena B, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiste Easy Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Smiler079, thank you so much for the time spent in writing a feedback about your experience with us. We truly love to satisfy our guests and their aim to discover Sicily though delicate flavors and a wise ability in preparing them. Hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The passion for food is evident in this lovely restaurant. The outside tables are perfect and the flatware and water glasses reflect an interest in the whole experience The menu is based on Sicilian produce, from the pistachios to the ancient grains and fennel in...More

Thank KateC129
Morena B, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiste Easy Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kate C, thank you so much for the time spent in writing a feedback about your experience at Kisté Restaurant! It was so nice to read your feedback about your recent experience with us! Our main philophy is to grant our guests not only...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We were actually looking for another restaurant in Taormina when we came across this fantastic place. I really hope that in high season this is a busier place, as it was very quite when we dined here. Inside and out door dining available, the team...More

Thank Joanne B
Morena B, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiste Easy Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Joanne, our warm thanks for your great words of satisfaction and appreciation! We love to guide our guests in an amazing culinary experience: we select only great Sicilian food and we love to welcome our guests with a smile to let them feel like...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. It is tucked away behind the square and took us a while to find it but glad we did. It is a very beautiful courtyard setting with immaculate tables and attention to detail. The hostess was charming and...More

Thank Jackie B
Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

Dear Jackie, our warm thanks for your great words of satisfaction and appreciation! We love to guide our guests in an amazing culinary experience: we select only great Sicilian food and we love to welcome our guests with a smile to let them feel like...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed by our meal here. Tasted OK but so little of it we felt hard done by. Won't be going back. 90 euros for a couple of small dishes and 2 glasses of fairly indifferent wine.More

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Management response:Responded 17 September 2017

Dear Guest, we are so sorry that your experience at Restaurant Kisté did not meet your expectations. Our philosophy is to show and let guests taste the high quality of Sicilian ingredients in a very simple, easy way. I'm happy that you had the opportunity...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our last evening in Taormina and wish to have done so before - we would have definitely returned! The location is very nice and well designed, the staff is extremely attentive and the food unbelievably delicious and beautifully presented. The...More

Thank Johannjakob
Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

Dear Johanna, our warm thanks for your great words of satisfaction and appreciation! We love to guide our guests in an amazing culinary experience: we select only great Sicilian food and we love to welcome our guests with a smile to let them feel like...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

We tried this stylish restaurant/bar on our last day for a bit of lunch. We loved it so much we returned for dinner the same day. The food was extraordinarily tasty. Especially the aubergine pasta. The staff are so lovely and helpful. Can highly recommend...More

Thank CarolineDikens
Management response:Responded 26 July 2017

Dear Caroline, our warm thanks for your great words od satisfaction and appreciation! We are so proud to guide our guests in an amazing culinary experience: we select only great Sicilian food and we love to welcome our guests with a smile to let them...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

The Internal designer did a great job; the ambient is nice and relaxing…. However, this is a trick. “Kiste Easy Gourmet” was a delusion, the menu is poor and it is extremely expensive if compared to the quality of it (the food quality is great...More

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Management response:Responded 29 April 2017

Dear Mr Tony, we are so sorry that your experience at Restaurant Kisté did not meet your expectations. As you clearly underlined, the concept of the Easy Gourmet is quite different from the one of a michelin-starred restaurant as La Capinera. The aim, at Restaurant...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 98
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via S. Maria de Greci | A pochi passi da Piazza Duomo, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 333 371 1606
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Description
A good Island. In the heart of Taormina, a few steps from the Duomo Cathedral, in the ancient and charming home Cipolla. In a historic palace of the late fifteenth century, with two large Roman cisterns (hence the name, in greek), “Kiste” is a place where to find a selection of the best Sicilian flavors to be enjoyed inside or outside the restaurant or eat at home , thanks to the proposal of brand products “IO Pietro D’Agostino“.
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