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Caffe Wunderbar

Piazza IX Aprile, 7, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #10 of 13 Nightlife in Taormina
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Coffeehouses, Clubs
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Coffeehouses, Clubs

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Take time out where you have no pressure from the staff, you can sip your drink at your leisure. Good during the day with the views from the Piazza. Even better in the evening - it's a great place to chill out and the live music is such a treat (but don't sit too close!). Free entertainment people watching. Go... More 

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
41 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

People who wrote that this place is overpriced understand NOTHING in life! You pay the view, the wonderful atmosphere of Taormina, the magic of the moment, the saxophonist playing romantic music or the pianist, which make the staying simply special. It is like sitting in a cafe' in Navona Square in Rome or in San Marco Square in Venice, you... More 

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Midhurst, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This place is overpriced , my mistake did not check menu ordered a gin and tonic it cost 14.50 euros ,6 euros more than anywhere else in Taomina , then to add insult to injury the waiter knocked red wine over my girlfriends white jeans, and never offered any help etc . Avoid

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São Paulo
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

In Sicily we had relaxed and had felt the people nice and the prices reasonable. This place jolted us back to our sense's and put us on guard, which was a shame as everywhere else in Sicily had been great. Huge rip off, 11.50 Euros for drinks that are 3 everywhere else. Not asking for menu first was our mistake.

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Went in for a drink. Just had the one and left. €7.50 for a local beer. Stayed away the rest of my trip. Enough said

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

First time in my life I wanted to hit the waiter, he was very impolite, but getting customer is too easy for them because of the view. dirty place, way too expensive compared to other places in Taormina, which is not cheap. I will never go there again and I warned you!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

The one star is for the view. The place is way overpriced and the snacks we had were all substandard.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

As many we went to this place for it's incredible view. But that's all it is and we should have stayed away from it : prices far too expensive, poor quality food (nothing but industrial), arrogant and cold waiters. Well enjoy the view from the place and get lunch / a drink elsewhere !

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London
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I went for lunch. It's supposed to be an historic cafe, visited by various luminaries in the past. The staff are friendly and a little ingratiating but the food is far too expensive for what it is: Euros 20 or a classic salad. The menu was not varied or exciting. Small portions and the parmesan was grated, not even shaved.... More 

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61 reviews 61 reviews
7 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Far too expensive. Granted the view is good but its not worth 9.50euro for 330ml of Guinness. Place is virtually empty every night and I'm not surprised with the prices they charge. Food portions are very small too.

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