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La Vela - CLOSED

Via del Melqarth 1 | Piazza Carmine 3, 92019 Sciacca, Sicily, Italy
+39 0925 23971
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible19%
6 Aug 2016
“Until visiting La vela I would not believe, there can be a bad rstaurant in Italy”
6 Dec 2013
“Horrible experience!”
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Via del Melqarth 1 | Piazza Carmine 3, 92019 Sciacca, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

What to tell: It was closest to our vacation house. We went. Unfortunately. Place: could be ovelooking the sea, but is oriented towards street and parking lot. Staff with mad faces. No English. Our "restaurant italian" was luckily ok. My daughter ordered chicken meat with...More

Thank Pavel S
Reviewed 6 December 2013

We came to the place to have a family dinner (two adults and a child). First, they don't have a child-seat. Second, the food was boring and non-tasty. Service - slow and indifferent. It took at least two hours to bring us starter dishes -...More

1  Thank Alex L
Reviewed 20 June 2013

this is much more a local than touristed place, despite its presence in the guide books . it was a busy sunday lunch and the restaurant was full, we were lucky to score a walk in. the food was delicious especially the variety of appetisers...More

Thank reins76
Reviewed 9 April 2013

There is a fixed price lunch which has so much food it seems impossible to eat it all. All the fish is fresh off the boat that day. It is a great place to eat.

Thank KMWCleveland_OH
Reviewed 6 November 2012

dining at "la vela" is one of the best expierience you can get about sicilian hospitality! food and wine are awesome: the fish is always so fresh and cooked following the local recipes, so you can get surprising tastes, aromas and colors! The local wine...More

Thank pfmTorino
Reviewed 29 October 2012

We had to wait for a while for a seat, but it was worth it! For 25 euros each we got an amazing amount of food (fixed menu), plus three bottles of wine. Our personal favorites were the seafood salad, risotto, and sardine balls. The...More

Thank TACK13
Reviewed 11 June 2012

So much food and all so deliscious! The fish was just fabulous, the service friendly (and tolerant of our almost non-existant italian), and there was so much food we thought we would burst!

Thank zoeoriordan
Reviewed 5 September 2011

I' ve seen a lot in Sicily but never something like "La Vela". They give you 8 local appetizers, two kind of pastas, different really fresh fish afterwards , wine and water, caffee and bitter for 25 euros.. and ... it's REALLY GOOD. No way...More

1  Thank scoi00
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 60
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Melqarth 1 | Piazza Carmine 3, 92019 Sciacca, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Agrigento  >  Sciacca
  • Phone Number: +39 0925 23971
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