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La Botte

Via Veterani 20, Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
0921424315
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Ranked #14 of 90 Restaurants in Cefalu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

When we visited La Botte, we waited 50 mins for our stater (both salads!!) and when we asked why it was taking so long, we were informed they had lost our order. They were extremely apologetic - and took our wine off the bill at the end. Despite all this, the fact that we have given this restaurant a 5... More

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Bologna, Italy
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70 reviews 70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We had a dinner there and we really enjoyed it. Service was careful and friendly. We had an a memorable pasta con le sarde and one of the best vongole I ever had. Price was a positive surprise as well: entrées and pasta with some wine was about 28€.

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Somerset, UK
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We have eaten all over town and rate this place as definitely in the top 4. In fact one the restaurateurs of a current top 4 place chose to eat here on Ferragosto, that should be praise enough. Very friendly owner and waiters, you can eat in the street or in the air conditioned interior. The food is high spec... More

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Ohe en Laak, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Looks very nice and local and was also very busy. But we did not like it. The staff was unorganized and despite the fact we were sitting in de middlte of the restaurant we were forgotten. No appologize at all.

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Worth the visit. Book if possible as it gets very busy. Gluten-free available and great wine selection. On the more expensive end for Cefalu, but definitely worth it.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Nice traditional restaurant with traditional Sicilian dishes. A few tables outside, but is much better ( and cooler)to sit inside, in this nicely decorated restaurant. Attentive service ( not everybody speaks English) We had spaghettii with vongole, Grilled Tuna, grilled swordfish. All very well prepared. Excellent wine list with may local Sicilian wines. Real value for money, especially if you... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We were recommend to go here by the bar an at our hotel We ate inside which on hindsight was better than outside because it was very windy (warm) that night Service was good meal excellent wine good

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We had dinner here several times during our stay in Cefalù - it was too good to not go back. The service is brilliant and the atmosphere is second to none. You will be entertained all night with the action from the street so sitting outside is a must. The food is modern yet authentic and really delicious. It is... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

La Botte - enjoyed meal - very good service! Thanks! Bread ok only - Sicilian vinho excellent! Great staff...though we didn't except to be charged for the bread as a coperti ...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We tried to book online but with no success . When we went tot he restaurants at opening time we were offered an inside table which we took. I think they are better as outside is subject to passers by including a range of agricultural vehicles. Also little or no view. Inside ended up with about six tables. Service not... More

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