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Ristrante Bella Blu

Pirandello, 28 | Via Guardiola vecchia, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #127 of 208 restaurants in Taormina
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Sydney
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120 reviews 120 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

I had dinner here (again) Friday 18 July 2014. I have been probably a dozen times since 2010. Good solid family restaurant. I had pasta con le sarde (pasta with sardines, traditional Palermo dish) and by buddy had spaghetti marinara. It is always a hearty meal like home cooking - no bells and whistles. The pizzas served at the next... More

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Budapest
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

If you are in Taormina you have to go to Bella Blu restaurant. Great foods, lovely and helpful waiters!! The view from the restaurant is amazing, everybody should see it on his own eyes!

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Newark, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We visited this restaurant twice whilst in Taormina. Both times we had a great table looking over the bay. The cable car runs just below the Terrace. The food was good on both visits. One night I had the set menu risotto, Swordfish and granite both very good (both myself and partner were given the granite even though my partner... More

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Wesley Chapel, Florida, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This place is conveniently located near the cable car. The service was good, we were allowed to choose the table we want, and we had a view of the Ionian Sea! The entrance was full of beautiful flowers. I had smoked salmon which went very well with white wine. My daughter loved the pasta with squid ink. As we were... More

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London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Food was average, but complained about one dish - mixed seafood - which was not mixed and pricey. We did not have a view but some tables did. The atmosphere felt like a school canteen. Family run and wasn't terrible at all, but we did not go back.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

First class food,excellent service and very helpful waiter's. The views from there terrace are breathtaking. It will not break the bank, you get 10% off your bill if you are on a Thomson's holiday.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The pizza we have eaten were very delicios, prices were reasonable. We had lunch in this restaurant. The scenary from the restauran was beautiful. The cable cars to Isola Bella were going in fornt of us, and the beaches down looked nice.

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West Sussex
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We visited this restaurant 3 times while staying in Taormina. The food is good and the staff are so welcoming. The views are amazing over the bay. The cable car runs right by the restaurant. The food was good, some lovely fish dishes and they do deals on pizzas and drinks so ideal if you've got children with you.

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Zephyrhills, Florida
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102 reviews 102 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

authentic Sicilian cuisine, reasonable prices, with spectacular view of the sea from high up in Taormina. The restaurant is conveniently located at the top of the funivia in Taormina.

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Right next to the top station of the Funiva, this big restaurant has plenty of space, great views and lovely food. Very well cooked local fish and pasta.

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