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Ristorante L'Incontro

Via Luigi Pirandello, 20, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 628084
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baked apple” (13 reviews)
“fish ravioli” (10 reviews)
“lemon leaves” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via Luigi Pirandello, 20, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 649 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Taormina in October for a week, and we passed this restaurant everyday when walking into Town. One lunch time we decided to pop in, and we were so glad that we did it was the best food we had whilst on our holiday...More

Thank Ericsson
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for the very positive comments that you made. It's a pleasure to know that you found the whole experience of dining with us, a memorable one and we sincerely hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was our favourite place to dinner during our stay in Taormina. Wonderful and very tasteful food. Very friendly staff, these people know wat hospitality is.

Thank Gea B
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's always good to read a positive one, but great when our whole product has been appreciated.

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Service was amazing! They took time and helped us to select great wine and food, providing a little background on the dishes prepared.

Thank LittlePineapple
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're pleased to know that you not only enjoyed our food, but also appreciated the service that we gave you.

Reviewed 30 October 2017

One of my favourite pleasures when traveling, is enjoying the local food, created and served by welcoming and talented locals. if you feel the same way and are ever looking for a place to eat in Taormina then I urge you to dine at L'Incontro....More

Thank Scott H
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a complementary review. It's always great to hear when people not only enjoy our food, but also appreciate what our small kitchen prepares & cooks and the service we endeavour to give everyone. Sydney, "The Mixing...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This Resturant is well worth a visit. We had an amazing meal. The fish was delicious. The pasta stunning. Great wine list. And lovely staff and great service.

Thank FWoodard
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's a pleasure to here that you enjoyed the whole of your dining experience with us.

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We booked a table here after being recommended by the owners of where we are staying. From entering this charming restaurant we were warmly greeted and seated at our table. The service was friendly and attentive and all of the food, including the children’s, was...More

1  Thank percy77
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's always good to hear that, especially when we've been recommended, we exceed expectations both with our kitchen and service. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel Villa Astoria & luckily we came on our first night of a six day stay in Taormina. We had the octopus entree, fish ravioli in cream sauce & fish coated in almonds. All dishes were well cooked and...More

Thank aberfoyle26
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's a pleasure to hear that you were recommended by your hotel and that you enjoyed your dining experience so much that you'll be back. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Very good for trad Sicilian food, all beautifully sourced and prepared The owner tries to source all his ingredients locally and it shows in the quality The portions are large!

Thank CHRIS M
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We always try to buy and use local produce and where possible organic. It's great to know that you appreciated this fact and the flavours that it adds to our kitchen.

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Perfect restaurant and food. I will always recommend this place for eating and drinking perfect Italian sea food, which is best in Sicily.

1  Thank Martins K
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's nice to know that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and that you wouldn't hesitate to recommend us.

Reviewed 9 October 2017

We walked past a here on a fairly regular basis to and from the cable car station, and hesitated until the penultimate night of our stay before venturing in. Oh my goodness, how we wished we had tried it before then As others have said...More

Thank UkAwayfromhome
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's good to hear that you eventually walked through our door and found what you say "a great experience". Unfortunately our entrance (and restaurant) is small, as you would have seen, and space is very...More

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Kismet77
8 February 2017|
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Response from lincontroTaormina | Property representative |
I am answering on behalf of the restaurant owner about vegetarian options available. From this season L'Incontro will not only offer pasta alla norma (typical sicilian pasta served with a tomato and aubergine salsa), risotto... More
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ericam256
21 February 2015|
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Response from lincontroTaormina | Property representative |
Yes we offer gluten free bread and pasta and the majority of our second courses, our chef can prepare gluten free :-)
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D.Farkswald
17 February 2015|
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Response from Sardeb |
A pud is an abbreviation for pudding, an English word used for dessert.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 177
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Luigi Pirandello, 20, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 628084
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Description
We are a seasonal restaurant that is now closed for the winter and we will reopen around the 24th
March 2018.
When we are open we freshly prepare,cook and serve typical sicilian cuisine, using fresh local produce. We cater for those with intolerances & allergies - you just need to advise us before your order.
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