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L'Ambasciata di Sicilia

Sal Giambertoni 2, 92100 Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
+39 (0) 9222 0526
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Ranked #40 of 151 restaurants in Agrigento
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Excellent food. They didn't have Spaghetti carbonate on their Menu and it was not a problem for them to make some for us. It was superb! The Antipasto Rustico is a authentic Sicilian dish with all the best Sicily can offer. As piatto secondo I had two superb cooked Octopuses. The prices are acceptable, not cheap but not too expensive.... More

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I want to share my best experience about this restaurant. I went because of recommendation of Lonely planet and we remained so happy...Extremely good moules, octopus, tagliata di tonno con rucola e arance, semifreddo di mandorle...Their food could be served in paradise. Honest people. Good wine. It's a pity that i do not know when i could visit them again... More

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Columbia, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

As a single poor student the price of 1 cup of pasta was 17 dollars was too expensive for my budget. If I spend $17 I want a life changing 1 cup of pasta.

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Dromana, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I had swordfish and my wife had minestrone both of which were beautifully cooked. The staff were very accommodating and helped our 10 year old choose a meal she would enjoy. Well situated near our B&B and just off the main drag.

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Catania, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

The person on the desk at our B and B recommended this restuarant and it was great. Straight down the cobbled Via Atenea from our hotel, when we arrived we saw the restaurant was undercover but open, and had amazing ocean views so we were wishing we ahd got there for sunset. Run by a really lovely family, it s... More

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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Agrigento is a strange place, 'cause after the Valle dei Templi you would expect everything to be magnificient, unfortunately the city centre is expectations blower.... with an exception: this restaurant. We spent a couple of hours there and we enjoyed everything we ordered: - the Caponata is just amazing: fresh aubergines, home-made, not too spicey... a must have. - the... More

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Catania, Italy
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97 reviews 97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I feel the place is a victim of its own success. They simply can not cope with the amount of people they attract and a good share of the people gets lousy service and dull food. Others might have a better experience but chances are high you are in the first group. 2 couples left while we were there, as... More

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Jupiter, Florida
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76 reviews 76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Great meal at a very reasonable price. The swordfish was exceptional as well as the pastas and the orange salad. We loved it all...no glitz just good typical food by a very nice family. House wine was perfect as well.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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188 reviews 188 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We had lunch at this restaurant on 25th April 2013. This is a national holiday in Sicily so not much else was open. The food was very good and the service was fine. We sat outside on the terrace and were treated to a view over the roof tops of Agrigento. Would certainly recommend this place for lunch.

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Centreville, Maryland
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156 reviews 156 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

How lucky we were to be looking at the Michelin guide and standing right in front of this restaurant. It was early but still a few tables on the terrace were already seated so we joined in. By the time we left both inside and out were full. The specials looked appealing and the tiger shrimp were like lobsters. We... More

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