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Vineria Modi Taormina

Vineria Modi, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23658
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Ranked #10 of 216 Restaurants in Taormina
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Ristorante di cucina tipica siciliana carne e pesce

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This restaurant came recommended from our hotel - Villa Carlotta. We ended up eating here twice. They were warm, welcoming and super helpful to our family. The desserts were amazing!

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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136 reviews 136 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

We had the fish of the day, excellent. The staff was very personable and spoke English which was very helpful. We enjoyed our meal and would recommend this restaurant to other travelers.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

During our stay in Taormina we had trouble finding good places, given the high number of restaurants in the streets which all seem to provide the same touristy food. After checking TA we walked to Vineria Modi. At first, we thought the price is a bit expensive compared to all these other places. But then the food was just perfect,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Our experience was that most restaurants in Taormina were overpriced and not necessarily that great - your typical tourist trap. What a surprise to wander and find Vineria Modi. The restaurant feels a world away from the main drag and crowds of Corso Umberto. We sat outside and were treated to a FANTASTIC dinner of pork loin covered in pistachio... More 

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New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This restaurant is a gem. Found off the main road, it is adorable and you can eat outside. We had the burrata caprese appetizer which was the best I've ever had! For pasta, the linguini in clams were also the best I ever had! The swordfish was thin and fresh and seasoned so well. We loved that as well, although... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We walked past most of the restaurants in Taormina getting at touristy overpriced vibe wih their plastic menus. We are so happy we stumbled soon this little gem. We couldn't have expected a better experience. The menu was a nice mixture especially if you are getting slightly tired of pizza and pasta. We went with a chicken Caesar salad for... More 

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Athens, Greece
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75 reviews 75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

If you are tired of the noisy expensive and touristic restaurants in Taormina then you should try this. The menu has options for pasta, fish and meat. We ordered 1 beef steak for 15€ , chicken fillet for 10€ which were very good. Unfortunately we ordered side dishes for our main courses, some potatoes and grilled vegetables which were cold... More 

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Milan, Italy
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Tucked away from the main tourist street is Vineria Modi. A small informal restaurant run by a young enthusiastic team. The food was very good, The selection was not huge but covered all tastes. We all had fish which was very good. Staff was very friendly and very caring about all your needs. Definitely a place to recommend to go... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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69 reviews 69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had a delicious meal here for a reasonable price and enjoyed sitting outside on the street. The ambiance improves significantly when the 2 stores across the narrow street close up and turn off their very bright flourescent lights. We also asked the restaurant to angle their own flourescent light away from the table.

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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

The three courses of food we had was some best we ate whilst in Sicily. The service was exceptionally good. The bill was very reasonable considering the quantity and quality of the food we had. Would definitely recommend.

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Address: Vineria Modi, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0942 23658
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
Cuisine: Italian

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