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La Cisterna del Moro

Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23001
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here for the view, but get a nice meal. Good choice of starters and main courses, including vegan. Good choice of beverage. Nice service. We had lunch here in the middle of the week, so the place was quite empty, so we get...More

Thank CattyKy
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We had a few pizzas as we came for a day trip to Taormina. All three we ordered were average or below average. You can find fantastic pizza for cheaper in nearby restaurants. Here you only get a nice view from the terrace. Service was...More

Thank Tommi A
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this place and decided to go in because of the roof top ocean view. Well what a surprise the food was excellent starters main and desserts lamb, steak Sicilian vegetable and roast vegetables mouthwatering perfection. Take the walk tans eat here really worth...More

Thank Bubbles W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Have to admit 2 years on, both the service and food were much better. We weren't made to rush this time, probably because the restaurant wasn't as busy. We were actually treated more like guests. The food was much better too. Can't say much of...More

Thank Ashwin V
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and staff was professional. They were not very interraptung,but always here when you need them. Cosy place outside of the main street. Very romantic,we celebrated our 7 months annyversary ;);)

Thank Lena K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The patio is quiet with a lovely view. To think that this restaurant is just off the main pedestrian walkway is surprising. The waiter was incredibly helpful and kind, and the service was fast. The food was solid. The local lasagna was tasty and the...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The place looks nice and warm at first. But after we order over dinner waiters started to be careless. Before we sit I have specifficly asked that can I smoke cigar and they said ofcourse. After 15 mintuse walter came and said they say ok...More

Thank Murat T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

You have to walk down a short alley to get to this lovely place to lunch. You're rewarded with an OUTSTANDING view (We actually got the BEST table on the terrace). Food was very good. I LOVE fresh white anchovies! We also had a shrimp...More

Thank JimGunther
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This was our first meal in Taormina, so we decided to keep it simple and go for just two dishes, King Prawns au Gratin and Calamari and prawns. Fine. Terrace overlooks the sea, waiters OK, nothing too interesting on the menu, so slightly disappointed. With...More

Thank nykwilkyins
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We are on a cruise that has Messina Sicily included so we booked a tour that included Mt Etna and Taormina. Our ship docked at 11 so we were immediately off to the volcano with Taormina on the way back. We walked down the street...More

Thank Priusprof
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 23001
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