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Ristorante L'Arco Dei Cappuccini

Via Cappuccini, 1, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24893
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Ranked #71 of 216 Restaurants in Taormina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Fantastic food Lovely Staff was recommend to us by the owner of the Soleado and was not disappointed.

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Brussels, Belgium
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18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Outside the main street in Taormina, we enjoyed a tasty lunch, mainly pasta and fish. Just outside the old town but very near to the main streets. We did enjoy the lunch in a quiet place. Service was good. We were very few in the restaurant. The waiter did us recommended very well different dishes. We had also the possibility... More

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Seattle, Washington
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3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We've been twice to this restaurant, but probably won't go again. Our meals were fantastic both times, but the wait staff seemed impatient with us for not being Italian. When we went for lunch today we were the only Americans there, and the waiters speak English, but chose to ignore us, and the service was quick for the Italian customers... More

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Ilford
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18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We arrived without a reservation and the staff seemed very put out and stuck us in a table inside in the far corner, although most of the tables inside were empty. Everyone seemed to be waiting ages for food ordered - at least 30 minutes, except for one Italian couple who were obviously known by all the staff.Food was very... More

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lima, Peru
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Something strange happened here. We have had a wonderful day and where recommended. The staff was not gentle to us, they did not want to prepare "pasta". That is really strange. After arguing a lot, the accepted. Suddenly the pólice came, sit in a table and asked for some papers. It was 9:30 pm. The owner/chef appeared, shouted to the... More

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Long Island, NY
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33 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This is a restaurant that could be so much more, it has a lovely garden in a good location but the service went from friendly to inept so quickly and the food was average at best. While we can't prove it, it seems to suffer from an all too prevalent attitude that "tourists are a necessary evil that need to... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Terrible terrible place. i can't stress how bad it is enough. Staff where arrogant to beyond belief, the wait makes you want to commit suicide! Literally! do not eat here unless you are a bored critic who wants to write an extremely long essay based on one of the worst dining experiences you will ever have.

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London
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6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great friendly service, fantastic food, so tasty! This place was recommended by a local in Taormina. Need I say more! They have fresh fish on the menu daily, reasonable priced for Taormina. They have a great wine selection too. Cannot fault! Recommended!

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Ottawa, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Great meal! We did not have a reservation, however, we arrived early enough for a table. The only option was a table inside even though there were several tables outside on the terrace even after we left. The quality of the food made up for that. A local place and don't expect a lot of ambiance just superior food quality.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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220 reviews 220 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We booked a table for 2 for 7.15 and arrived just before then; that's the time the restaurant officially opens. We were shown to a table outside which was very nice because it is surrounded by a small garden. Not long after we sat down 2 other couples came in and sat down. Our orders were taken by 7.20 and... More

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Additional Information about Ristorante L'Arco Dei Cappuccini

Address: Via Cappuccini, 1, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0942 24893
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
Cuisine: Italian

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