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Rosso Peperoncino

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Italian, Pasta
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Vico Sacramento 2bis, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 625150
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent dinner and great service!

In a hidden street away from the busy main road, Rosso Peperoncino is an excellent way to spend the evening. The food is great, the service even better and the night was enhanced by the appearance of local singers. I would definately reccomend this restaurant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
marmorix
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

In a hidden street away from the busy main road, Rosso Peperoncino is an excellent way to spend the evening. The food is great, the service even better and the night was enhanced by the appearance of local singers. I would definately reccomend this restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The restaurant is located in a cute hidden street in the center. The service is perfectly kind and efficient. The food is just amazing!! Don't miss the lasagna!!!

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Food was good, staff helpful and service good . Evening made by a couple of local parties havIng fun. Great atmosphere and nice restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We had dinner here and would definitely recommend this restaurant to all visitors in Taormina. Will definitely go back if we ever return to Sicily (hope so!). Food was delicious and service pleasant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We visited this restaurant initially in December 2013 and had several excellent meals here. We were in Taormina again in December 2014 and returned to this restaurant. If you are looking for a restaurant that is very inviting with excellent food, this is an excellent choice. The local seafood and fish are exceptional and based on availability. I ordered the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We ate at Rosso Peperoncino on several occasions on our visit to Taormina in December 2013. We will be in Taormina also in December 2014 and will be definitely visiting this restaurant. The food was extremely fresh and features local fish and seafood which changes based on availability. The service was very attentive and it was like dining in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This lovely restaurant is hidden right off the Main Street in taormina. It is well worth finding! The food was amazing and the service was excellent.

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Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Down stone steps between two buildings off the main thoroughfare in Taormina is Rosso Peperoncino, a lovely restaurant with a beautiful courtyard and bright yellow and blue decor in the restaurant itself. The place is inviting, warm and welcoming. We ended up at Rosso Peperoncino by chance and went back three times before leaving Taormina. The pasta was excellent, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

A wonderful family run restaurant. Exquisite food - best pasta I have ever eaten, wonderfully cooked fresh fish/seafood and salads to die for. Reasonably priced and fantastic service. What more could you ask for!! Make sure you find this place if you are staying in Taormina - you won't regret it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Family-run restaurant serving delicious sicilian cuisine. Located off Course Umberto within easy access of all hotels but serving authentic non-tourist dishes. Well done to the chef also owner of Rosso Peperoncino, his sister and mother for their attention and care towards their customers. We shall definitely return our our next visit and recommend you to our friends. Bravi!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vico Sacramento 2bis, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 625150

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 17 - 50
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business, Romantic, Large groups, Entertaining clients, Families with children

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?