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Ristorante Taverna Al Paladino

Via Naumachia, 21, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
0942 24614
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Ranked #41 of 216 Restaurants in Taormina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Portland, Oregon
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We had such a great dinner at Ristorante Taverna Al Paladino! Great wines, seafood dishes, antipastas and deserts. Down a cute little side street in Taormina! Would certainly go again.

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London
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great variety of choice on meals offered and excellent service provided, staff helpful in explaining dishes and very attentive. Sea bass was cooked perfectly Good value for money and wide menu allows for all budgets

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Oxford, UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

We ate here twice; the food is very good and the service exceptional, for us the best service in town. Their Messina style swordfish is perfect and they do a delicious veal in Marsala sauce. Take the grilled veg as a side and, though they are not on the menu, ask for their nice crisp chips. It's an unassuming place... More 

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London
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We visited this restaurant on our second night in Taormina and the food we had was so good we revisited again six days later on our final night. Great location, good friendly service and excellent fish. Would definitely recommend.

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UK
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Delicious fish cooked in Sicilian style. Highly recommended that you try something different. Very friendly staff.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Had dinner here a few nights ago. Food was lovely but the great service provided by Rohid made the evening memorable. Great service goes a long way.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I visited Ristorante Taverna Al Paladino last night. The reason why I decided this is that I came across this restaurant during my stroll during the day and I felt something special and I came across this restaurant in Trip Advisor later. The restaurant has its name "restorante" but it didn't seem to be formal and it is more like... More 

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This wasn't our first choice but ended up here because we were hungry & the menu looked ok. What we didn't realize is that they had a choice of 4/5 specials too; of which my husband enjoyed the Grouper ravioli. Our only criticism is that it's obvious they are used to turning tables very quickly. We were given breads, just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We came here on a Wednesday night and luckily saw an empty table immediately. We had fantastic food, prosecco and service all whist the street band played, adding to the atmosphere of it all. Highly recommend it here

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135 reviews 135 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed in Taormina for 2 weeks in August 2014 and this was our favourite restaurant. We visited it several times for lunch and for dinner, and each time, we were so taken by the friendly service and the excellent food. Tuna carpaccio as a starter was out of this world, and the pasta with scampi was wonderful (the scampi... More 

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Address: Via Naumachia, 21, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 0942 24614
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina

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