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Osteria Il Principe e Il Pirata

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Localita' Punta Karace | 91017 Pantelleria (TP), Sicily, Italy
0923691108
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very Good

Outside Pantelleria, probably the best restourant of the island, serving with class all the local specialities both from land and sea; nice spot with also a very good seaview.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2014
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English first
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Went for dinner twice in one week, waiter Marco recommended superb local wine and was very friendly and entertaining! Excellent service, warm atmoshphere and superb food. Highly recommend a visit, great setting also!!

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The menu was suprisingly short and lacked inspiration, just a few the standard simple pantelleria dishes. Thich came as a disappoiment for a well regarded restaurant, and for which ihad high expectations. Some of the pasta dishes were excellent, but 70% of the dishes that my large table ordered were either totally unremarquable or outright sloppyly executed. Very unfortunate in... More 

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Tampere, Finland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We had very lovely lunch here. Especially I liked the atmosphere, the young host who served us was very helpful and spoke good English. I enjoyed the food which was simple and still very elegant. Try their homemade "grape honey" with semifreddo as a dessert. You won't be disappointed. The lunch here was unforgetable and I want to thank the... More 

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MILANO
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314 reviews 314 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Restaurant is very cute and beachy looking from the outside. Hosts were quite and seemed a little young. Our waiter was very attentive. Don't get me wrong this place is solid, but it's not worth the cash you put in. I was expecting more. Yes, the sea food was fresh. Yes the food was good, but it wasn't spectacular. It... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Outside Pantelleria, probably the best restourant of the island, serving with class all the local specialities both from land and sea; nice spot with also a very good seaview.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Execellent resturant and view to water. Outdoor seating is best, but inndoor is also very good. Highly recommend a visit.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

There was a friendly welcome even though we arrived very early by local standards (8 pm). You can watch the sun set over the sea at Punta Karace. The home made ravioli was delicious. So was the sea bass, ammoglio and capperi.

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Bergen, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We travelled around the island of Pantelleria in the month of May/June 2014. One afternoon we were looking for somewhere to have lunch. Nothing to se.... but suddenly a sign! Osteria Il Principe e Il Pirata! But was the restaurant open? A very steep road down!? Nothing to see... But there it was. With a magnificent view of the ocean.... More 

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milano
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

from the terrace you can have the best sea food of Pantelleria served by splendid people. ask for the passito when you have crude shrimp

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Paris, France
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62 reviews 62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We went there twice in a week. The food is fresh and very good and the place is fantastic. On top you add an owner who loves what he is doing and reinvent each day some local specialities. We were there in May and do believe that in August they cannot bring such attention to their clients (but they are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Localita' Punta Karace | 91017 Pantelleria (TP), Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Pantelleria
  • Phone Number: 0923691108

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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