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Via Lungomare Tysandros, 88, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
0942-571570
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $49
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Hampshire, England
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Good choice and standard of food at reasonable prices. Pleasant view just inside with view out to sea. Generally a good atmosphere.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The only reason this gets low rate is female server was miserable!! Fortunately food is very good, however, because waitress was so miserable never return on our 2 month stay! Waiters fabulous!! Bruschetta salad amazing if you like caesar salad type - magnificento!

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Malta
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Good food with a splendid view of Giardini Naxos bay. Afterwards you can enjoy a walk on the stunning waterfront.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This restaurant is delivering visit after visit. Been here several times suring our stay in Giardini Naxos and its professionale, laid back and really friendly service. Try the tuna! ITS AMASING:)

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Bugibba, Malta
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Although some reviews tell otherwise it's the only restaurant that is full with loads of people waiting for a table . Food was exclent and the service immaculate . God bless

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

My mum and I went here after reading about it on tripadvisor. When we got here we waited for 5-7 minutes before a waiter even paid attention to us. We were then told we'd have to wait 30-40 minutes because everything was booked. No problem, we just went for a drink while waiting. We then went back and got a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I have been to several restaurant in Giardini-Naxos but this was the best one. The service was fantastic! They were polite, had a sense of humour so you felt like home. But they still were professional. Very busy restaurant but they always fix a table for you. The food was amazing. If you like seafood, this is the restaurant for... More 

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antwerp
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went to this restaurant based on the good reviews on tripadvisor. We arrived early (8:30 pm) so we had no problem getting a table. Service was a mess. There is a good choice but the food really was a disappointment. I was still finishing my starter when the main course arrived (I suppose we had to make place for... More 

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Burghfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Food above average- nicely cooked fish of the day. Friendly staff, and busy location. Pity the football was on!!

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lancashire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

To be honest I can't remember what I had to eat but my wife had stuffed Calamari which was good. What we do remember is that the atmosphere was good and the restaurant was brimming with locals which I guess is a great recommendation in itself.

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Address: Via Lungomare Tysandros, 88, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 0942-571570
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 49
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

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