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Via Recanati, 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
39 0942.54146
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Casual dining

One of several places to eat here Good service food & wine for the price Great atmosphere wit a large menu Local wine fine & reasonable

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Aberdare South Wales
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Lovely clean friendly restaurant just down the steps off the road. We ordered swordfish kebabs that my partner said were the best he had tasted. I ordered Spaghetti Pomodoro and it was delicious. Would definitely eat here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Try the swordfish, tasted like heaven. Owner is a fantastic women, gave of a real grandma feel, made us feel right at home.

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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

In a village filled with terrific cafes, bistros and restaurants; La Spelonca was my favorite. You will be greeted by the Madame, who will pay particular attention to your dining wishes, and make suggestions accordingly. La Spadda a grilla (marinated and grilled swordfish) is one of the best and most delicious seafood dishes I have ever had. Pastas are homemade,... More 

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Cobham, United Kingdom
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256 reviews 256 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
233 helpful votes 233 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We were here for over a week so experimented a lot but this restaurant is like all the rest in the arcade opposite the Hilton - very poor food with no finesse - just a stodgy mess or dried out fish. Tables are packed in tight in a small area and heaving with tourists. Avoid like the plague and walk... More 

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68 reviews 68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

One of several places to eat here Good service food & wine for the price Great atmosphere wit a large menu Local wine fine & reasonable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I went here with a friend of mine, and I absolutely loved the atmosphere at this little Italian restaurant. It was very authentic, the owner comes out to sing and entertain his guests. Pizza is a must try!!!

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Trondheim, Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

After trying several other restaurants in Naxos, we kept coming back here. The food is AMAZING! Involtini al Siciliana is probably my favorite dish in the world. Atmosphere and everyone working here, it cannot be beat. Best place in Naxos, without a doubt!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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65 reviews 65 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We've been there twice. Nice Italian food, good service. Above moderate. Would recomment going. Dont forget digesting with vino alla mandorla. that advice for any restaurant actually :)

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6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

If you come to Sicily and are recommended a place with good Sicilian food, you don't exactly expect to be greeted in Danish/Swedish/Scandinavian-mash-up, but this is exactly what you will get here. The food (pastas for us) was ok - not by far any of the best we had in the area - but the vibe was weird and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

An okay everyday restaurant. Could get very busy but food was alright; the menu was limited but service was quick and the waiting staff friendly.

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Address: Via Recanati, 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 39 0942.54146
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Address: Via Recanati, 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: 39 0942.54146

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

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