We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lido La Pigna

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
via Mazzaro, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24464
Website
Improve this listing
Today
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Set in the magical bay of Mazzaro, la Pigna and its stunning terraces are...
Set in the magical bay of Mazzaro, la Pigna and its stunning terraces are waiting to welcome you. The beach front restaurant has spectacular views of the surrounding areas and specialties are the traditional Sicilian dishes. The fish and spaghetti are delicious, the pizza is the best in town.The hospitality is amazing and even if you try only a sandwich or a cocktail - it will be one of the best memories of your time here in Sicily.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 210 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 130
    Excellent
  • 65
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Spectacular.

Excellent breakfest. The place also serves lunch with seafood. All very fresh and quite tasty. Great option.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2014
aliberati
,
Rolandia, PR
Add Photo Write a Review

210 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Rolandia, PR
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Excellent breakfest. The place also serves lunch with seafood. All very fresh and quite tasty. Great option.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is a fantastic place with the best Linguine alla Coze y Vongole (clams & muscles) around. Fresh ingredients, prepared simply but flavourfully, in a perfect setting right on the beach with crystal clear blue waters. We kept coming back everyday for lunch it was so good. Only problem was deciding between the Linguine alla Vongole and the Bruschetta Pizza... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bedfordshire
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Beautiful spot, great views and very relaxing. The first time we visited Lido La Pigna we just had morning coffee. The second time we visited for lunch we ate pizza and salad, both delicous.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is a great spot for yummy Italian food. This is a good option if you are staying at Villa Sant' Andrea next door. You won't be disappointed with the food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
England
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We went for lunch to this unpretentious beach side restaurant next to our hotel and enjoyed some really fresh prawns, the best that we had in and around Taormina.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, UK
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

A lovely meal was had by all with some nice pizzas, fresh sardines cooked to perfection, salads and friendly & helpful service. Recommended for a nice lunch whilst at the beach.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bicester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

After a very warm day exploring the Roman Odeon, what better way to unwind, than to relax by the sea!! Taking the cable car down to the seafront we found Lido La Pigna. The restaurant overlooks the beach from a terrace, and given the location, prices for the drinks and food was very reasonable. The service was efficient, and just... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is a beautiful bay and this is a professional place to rent sun loungers for the day. We went in October so it was only 8 euros. It was a peaceful spot and the staff seemed helpful. We ordered drinks and lunch which was good food - the paninis were delicious and not very expensive at all. And all... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sunbury, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Lido La Pigna is situated 50 metres from the Mazzaro - Taormina cable car. It is a restaurant, pizzeria and snack bar that provides sun beds, parasols and showers for the adjacent beach. Given its beachside location the prices were very reasonable and compared favourably with the next bay along, the more commercialised Isla Bella. Lido La Pigna is a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

A busy beachfront location...this is a very informal, unpretentious restaurant... but a really excellent spot for relaxing over a lunchtime pasta or simple snack with a glass of wine...or two...What makes this place special is the quality of the food, the buzzy atmosphere & the excellent friendly service...& of course the beautiful beach view all around. We loved it!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Lido La Pigna also viewed

Taormina, Province of Messina
Taormina, Province of Messina
 
Taormina, Province of Messina
Taormina, Province of Messina
 

Been to Lido La Pigna? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: via Mazzaro, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24464

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 76
  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Mediterranean

Description

Set in the magical bay of Mazzaro, la Pigna and its stunning terraces are waiting to welcome you. The beach front restaurant has spectacular views of the surrounding areas and specialties are the traditional Sicilian dishes. The fish and spaghetti are delicious, the pizza is the best in town.The hospitality is amazing and even if you try only a sandwich or a cocktail - it will be one of the best memories of your time here in Sicily.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Lido La Pigna staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?