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C.da Scauri, 91017 Sicily, Italy
0923.916342
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8:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 43
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  • 65
    Very good
  • 54
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  • 51
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  • 26
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
really a niche

during vacation in Pantelleria I had dinner here with old time fiends so that the evening was very enjoyable. This is a good restaurant of high standard with good hospitality. The menu is wide with a preponderance of seafood dishes prepared in the local tradition but Aldo comprising non-seafood... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2013
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Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Good fish menu. Best "caponata" in the island. They have also pizza but did not try. Fish menu is around 50 euros (2 courses)

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I came here for the second year in a row for our wedding anniversary. Having eaten here the year before we were sure it would be as good as the previous year... How wrong could we be. The year before the food had been exceptional. This year the food was bland and nothing was new or refreshing... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

La Nicchia enjoys the best setting in Pantelleria and the main room of stone walls, terrace , and the gorgeous garden, along with the elegant table setting and confident layout really raise expectations. During my dinner this august, however, I was quasi poisoned by the umbelievably dishonest food offering. The raw seafood starter was frozend, machine cut and out of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

Location in the "giardino pantesco" is romantic and cousy, gives also a sense of seclusion. The food is good, great tuna and ricciola, as well as the gelato of passito. Bill is not negligible but worth a try!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

during vacation in Pantelleria I had dinner here with old time fiends so that the evening was very enjoyable. This is a good restaurant of high standard with good hospitality. The menu is wide with a preponderance of seafood dishes prepared in the local tradition but Aldo comprising non-seafood specialties and the one I tryed was coniglio (rabbit) alla pantesca.... More 

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Additional Information about La nicchia

Address: C.da Scauri, 91017 Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 0923.916342
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Pantelleria
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: C.da Scauri, 91017 Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Pantelleria
  • Phone Number: 0923.916342

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
8:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?