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Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23001
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Nova Scotia
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a lovely spot! It was the end of March but the sunshine and the view from the terrace were wonderful. The service was great as well. I cannot remember everything we ate but it was all good, especially the pasta with the fish (sardine) sauce which was spectacular. Our second day we lingered for a while taking advantage of... More 

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Thank maryann-ns
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

... doesn't mean we are on a conveyor belt... The food was nice, the view beautiful, but I don't think you'd be so rushed to order, eat, pay and go if you were in the fastest fast-food on the planet... It leaves you feeling that they would take the chair from under you, hardly the relaxed feeling that you'd expect... More 

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Thank Crina P
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal here. The ingredients were fresh and being served on the terrace made for a great setting. The food was wholesome, unpretentious and a testament to quality Italian cuisine.

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Thank M77David
Montreal, Canada
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145 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Delicious food, wonderful views, nice and quiet and terrace. I had a traditional pasta and it was delicious. My husband and the seafood and really enjoyed it. It was a cool day but it was very comfortable out on the terrace. Nice menu and really good food. it's really worth a visit.

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Thank Lindak54
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Being in Taoromia in the winter it was difficult to find an open restaurant but we were not disappointed. Very good food and service with reasonable prices. Great selection of food and drinks making it easy to find food that fit everyone's tastes.

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dundee
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Average and overpriced food. The location is very central and there is a beautiful view of the sea, but this does not compensate for the poor quality of the food.

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Thank eoika
Split
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Very good. Food is very delicious. Second time here. Everithing same. Sicilian tasteful food on domestic way. Servic exelent. Always recommended.

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Thank DEERSplit
Wiesbaden, Germany
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Down an unsuspecting alley way (which was a little stinky) was this gem. The view of the water was lovely! The staff was friendly and prompt. The Minestrone soup was delicious as was the bruschetta. My son ordered the spaghetti bolognese, which was incredible! My husband ordered the lamb, which he loved, and I ordered the steak. The steak was... More 

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Thank Brett P
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and loved the simple Italian food here-the terrace was an oasis of calm. The price was also good for the area-it made a great lunch stop and we really felt at home. Would recommend!

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North Lakes, Australia
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We visited Taormina as part of a tour from Messina. After walking around this beautiful town, we were ready for lunch. We randomly picked this restaurant and were so glad we did. After walking down the stairs, you enter a deck with lovely views of the sparkling blue sea. We were't overly hungry, so just ordered 2 dishes to share.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
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, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?