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Via S. Francesco, 1, 98057 Milazzo, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 928 4437
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12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations
Description: locale in pieno centro storico a milazzo su due livelli primo piano...
locale in pieno centro storico a milazzo su due livelli primo piano pizzeria secondo piano ristorante affacciato al mare e al porticciolo turistico. nato nel 1977 e' considerato locale storico che si rinnova in quelle che sono le trasformazioni nel mondo del food & beverage
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fresh pizza made to order, attentive service

Visited twice during our stay in Milazzo. Ground floor serves basic choice of starters and pizza only, first floor restaurant is a la carte menu. We only went to the ground floor for pizza etc. On both occasions the service was very good and Mario and his son went out of their way to look after... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
Nick J
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Epsom, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Visited twice during our stay in Milazzo. Ground floor serves basic choice of starters and pizza only, first floor restaurant is a la carte menu. We only went to the ground floor for pizza etc. On both occasions the service was very good and Mario and his son went out of their way to look after our group of 7.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

It is difficult not to find a decent meal in Sicily and this place was no exception. Very good fish, pasta, lively atmosphere. Solid recommendation

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Definitely the best place to eat in Milazzo. The food was fresh and delicious, the atmosphere was relaxed and pleasant and the staff was wonderful. If you ever find yourself in Milazzo and want to eat at a nice restaurant, sit upstairs at Il Covo Del Pirata you will not be disappointed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

We ate in their upstairs (restaurant) area. My fish was very good- it was in a delicious sauce, while my husband's rolled meat was ok. We had an early morning so didn't order dessert. Over all a pleasant experience.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We stopped in for dinner and were completely blown away. Fish that was as fresh as can be, pasta cooked to perfection and great service. I'm still dreaming about the swordfish ravioli, Complimenti!

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Winter Haven, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

This restaurant used to be one of my favorite places to go when I Milazzo. The two story place with the Pizeria on the bottom and the restaurant on the second floor has always been a sinonim of good service and excellent food. Since we arrived in Milazzo we were looking forward to go there and yesterday evening finally we... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

We wandered into this hotel, and were very pleased with the ambiance, food and service. The pizzeria seemed popular and filled up as we ate.

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Attard, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2011

This was our first stop for dinner when we arrived in Milazzo. I chose veal steaks - so delicate and sumptous and my boyf opted for Pasta with seafood = divine! Lovely service and staff and quite an original setting. We sat downstairs since we were looking for a casual place to eat after arriviing earlier that day by motorcycle.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2010

This restaurant serves pizza and such on the first level but the second floor has a great view at night when the energy plant and refinery are somewhat obscured. They serve a platter of meats, not on the menu, in case you are tired of all the pizza, pasta and local seafood. One of the nicer restaurants in Milazzo though... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via S. Francesco, 1, 98057 Milazzo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Milazzo
  • Phone Number: +39 090 928 4437

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Pizza, Cafe, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Sushi, Vegetarian, Fusion

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups

Description

locale in pieno centro storico a milazzo su due livelli primo piano pizzeria secondo piano ristorante affacciato al mare e al porticciolo turistico. nato nel 1977 e' considerato locale storico che si rinnova in quelle che sono le trasformazioni nel mondo del food & beverage
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 11:45 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?