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San Lorenzo Osteria

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Via G. Garraffa, 60, 91025 Marsala, Sicily, Italy
0923 712593
Today
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
a truly great find!

Never before have I seen a restaurant that offers such a great value. We took a while to pick a fine place to eat and I believe San Lorenzo to be the best restaurant in town. The other two we visited were not even close to the standard offered by San Lorenzo....our server - Alex was super friendly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
Kuba K
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  • Special occasions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Never before have I seen a restaurant that offers such a great value. We took a while to pick a fine place to eat and I believe San Lorenzo to be the best restaurant in town. The other two we visited were not even close to the standard offered by San Lorenzo....our server - Alex was super friendly and attentive.... More 

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Mosta, Malta
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87 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is the third time we visited Marsala and the third time we came to dine at SLO. Excellent fine quality food cooked to perfection..... One of the best restaurants ever. Home made cooked pasta, a buffet starter to die for and food which is cooked with an attention to detail which defies belief.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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34 restaurant reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Very nice, modern and confortable restaurant in a nice square. Great appetizer selection, very good pasta, desserts and wine up to par. Friendly and attentive service, owner speaks impeccable English. A must go if in the area.

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Cleveland, Oh
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112 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

By far the best meal I had in Sicily. Centrally located, beautiful room tastefully decorated and very comfortable tables. But it is the food which is spectacular: the appetizers were magnificent, the spaghetti with sarde, artichokes, wild fennel and almond was the best I ever had and so was the simply grilled fish, thin sliced calamari and a red snapper.... More 

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Martinez, California
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32 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Dinner at San Lorenzo Osteria (SLO) was an excellent recommendation by Hotel Carmine! Don’t miss the appetizer buffet (unlike any “buffet” you’ve ever experienced). The assortment of appetizers was spectacular– and each delicious. We sat in the lovely enclosed area outside the main restaurant. We took a tip from Gaspare (our host at Hotel Carmine) and ordered the busiata con... More 

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Wales
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20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Recommended by Carmine hotel. Lots of interesting starters. Fresh fish in lots of guises. Wide variety of wines

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My friends and I arrived without a reservation after a (VERY LONG) travel day/hotel drama eve and SLO gave us the perfect slate-cleaning! We waited outside for about 15 minutes until they could seat us, and they brought us glasses of white wine as we waited, so nice! The ambiance is modern but charming, and the wait staff attentive and... More 

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Scotch Plains
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The service is excellent. The restaurant's wine list is on an iPad which makes it very easy to search for just the right wine. Their wine list is ample and well priced....however, it is the food that is worth the trip. Everything we tried was perfectly prepared and wonderfully presented. Make reservations because it gets deservedly busy, especially on a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We ate in a number of restaurants in Marsala over 8 days. This stood out head and shoulders above the rest. There is a buffet starter but we went a la carte. The mixed sea food starters were superb. My personal choice would be the 'SLo'. For mains, you are invited to choose which fish you wish to be cooked... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This restaurant is far from cheap for the area but it is well worth the price. I had the chef's recommendation, which was excellent. The service was great and all of the servers were very happy to spend time giving us suggestions and explanations. The food (local and fresh) was something to remember. Highly recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via G. Garraffa, 60, 91025 Marsala, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  Marsala
  • Phone Number: 0923 712593

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 33 - 46
  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?