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Il Galeone

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Via Vittorio Emanuele 242, 98055, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 981 1463
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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    4 of 5 stars
good pizza

Reastaurant very close to the Marina Lunga main harbour, along the main street of the village. I had a pizza and it was pretty good. Prices are in the average of the island.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
Alessandro B
Catania, Italy
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Catania, Italy
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95 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Reastaurant very close to the Marina Lunga main harbour, along the main street of the village. I had a pizza and it was pretty good. Prices are in the average of the island.

Thank Alessandro B
New York
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I enjoyed my meal here in what is a really touristy place. Nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. I chose the fresh pasta dishes that are made in house and was impressed with both (the norma pasta and the Bolognese). My favorite part of the meal though was the caponata appetizer. I would recommend this place to anyone traveling in... More 

Thank traveljunkie53
Dayton, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Our family of five ate at II Galeone three times during our five day stay in Lipari and we were treated like good friends each time. The service was very good and we were always very satisfied with the food. The location is central and we sat under a canopy, which allowed for relaxing dinners. The atmosphere was inviting and... More 

Thank redhook55
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had dinner twice in Il Galeone during our week in Lipari. The atmosphere is genuine and simple. Food is very good (had spaghetti allo scoglio and pizza). Special mention to the owner, who is super friendly and helpful and he offers a Malvasia dessert wine at the end of every dinner. Try the pistachios pizza cause it's just amazing!

Thank FrangiaMcHappy
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

friendly, helpful staff and the food is just up there with the very best in flavour, imagination and execution. Having been born and raised in italy I can attest to the genuine ingredients and preparation. Keep it up :)

Thank john m
Darrington, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Went here on our first night in Lipari, in hindsight wish we had gone elsewhere. We did receive a friendly welcome but after our research on Trip Advisor we were expecting better quality food, it was pretty average. The staff were rushing to take my plate away as soon as it was empty and well before my partner had finished... More 

Thank JJLC1859
Sydney, Australia
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68 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Busy restaurant with good service In a prime location. Fresh local seafood was great, good wine-list and nice deserts. The owner was very engaging and we had lovely chat about Lipari the Islands and the people.

Thank George C
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

Warm and friendly family owned restaurant in central walking street of Lipari town close to the port. The best restaurant in the main street (Corso Vittorio Emanuele). Very attentive staff, well cooked traditional food at reasonable prices. Very good value. Highly recommended.

Thank HosleNorway
Vilamoura, Portugal
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

We were sheltering from a storm and found this lovely restaurant the first night. We didnt try any others. the antipasta was delicious the pizzas , of many ingredients were tremendious the service was very friendly and helpful i would go back to Lipari just to eat there again you will not be dissapointed

Thank david g
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

What a fantastic food experience. We spent two weeks on Lipari during the summer and autumn eof 2011 and was recommended to go to this family owned restaurant which was centrally located. It proved to be beyond our expectations. The service was friendly, helpful and personal. The food was exceptional with traditional family recipes specialising in local produce. The variety... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele 242, 98055, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 981 1463

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 37


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