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Via Recanati, 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
39 0942.54146
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, 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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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

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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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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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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Dublin, Ireland
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87 reviews 87 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I ate lunch here yesterday with my husband and a family friend. We were greeted at the door and given a choice of tables to sit at. The restaurant was empty initially and the manager came over to us and started talking to us about wine and how it is made in Sicily, we were very interested and asked many... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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52 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Came here several times. Tried many dishes and all were good. Staff was friendly but sometimes organization failed, orders were missed.

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Romania
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89 reviews 89 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Nice place but nothing special, except that the Wi-Fi was working, which you are misleaded by other restaurants in the area that pretend to offer this service but it doesn't actually work, within Palo-Naxos where the hotels charge absurd amounts for a connection...:) Otherwise the food and service was decent, I've been there three times. Low variety menu like pretty... More 

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It is very close to the hotel I stayed in. I went there by chance I did not regret it. Make sure you try the pasta and a good sicilian wine, Donnafugata.Enjoy! :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • 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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