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Pasticceria Basile

Viale I Maggio N. 3, 97018 Scicli, Sicily, Italy
+39 333 678 5876
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Ranked #1 of 52 Restaurants in Scicli
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Dessert, Café
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Description: Pasticceri dal 1966 rinomati per le teste di turco di Scicli e la crema pasticcera. Produzione artigianale di biscotti di mandorla, dolci tipici siciliani, cioccolata di Modica, granite con brioche e latte di mandorla (periodo estivo), caffetteria (consigliato per la colazione).
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English first
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My husband and I visited this lovely little Pasticceria after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor ... and it certainly didn't disappoint! Our server was so welcoming and helpful and we enjoyed some lovely treats and ice tea with delicious granita (on recommendation) on both our visits. We enjoyed our time here so much that we made sure to visit... More

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Coulsdon, Surrey
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

If you're in Scicli you must visit this fabulous pasticceria, it's well worth the walk out from the old part of town - even on a hot day - to step into the cool air-conditioned shop and be faced with a beautiful selection of cakes and biscuits. We were more than happy to take advice and chose a ricotta cassata... More

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Mariagrazia B, Proprietario at Pasticceria Basile, responded to this review

Dear traveller, thank you for coming and your kind review on TripAdvisor. We are so glad to know that our job is appreciated even if we want to do better day by day. Hoping to see you soon, we send our best regards. Mariagrazia Basile More

Vaasa, Finland
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

We walked a few minutes from the centre to find this pasticceria, it was absolutely worth.We were politely received by the gracious, elder lady, probably the owner's wife that served us with a few, very tasty biscuits and good cappuccino.I bought some pastries to take with us too!

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Mariagrazia B, Proprietario at Pasticceria Basile, responded to this review

Dear guest from Finland, we are so glad to read your good review: thanks a lot!! Hoping to see you again, we send our best regards. Mariagrazia Basile More

York
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104 reviews 104 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Had this one our list from TA as a must. Took ages to find it as it is a long way out of the centre of Scicli, especially if you are on foot. My husband made the extreme sacrifice and walked there one morning. They were just as good as the other pasticcieras we tried. Not surprisingly, after all the... More

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Mariagrazia B, Proprietario at Pasticceria Basile, responded to this review

Dear traveller from York thank you for coming. We are glad to read such as good comment!! Hoping to see you soon, we send our best regards. Mariagrazia Basile More

Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

We regularly visit Pasticceria Basile every year when we come to Sicily on for our summer holidays. Since every year we try something new at Pasticceria Basile, I always write about them on Tripadvisor when I leave. This year I have decided write my review in English, so that hopefully more people can read it. As usual, my wife and... More

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Mellieha, Malta
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

It has been a struggle to keep Rudolph away from the almond pastries.... they are my favorite and lucky for me cos they are Gluten-Free. We savoured every piece of the genuine, delicious and fresh pastries. Lucky for us that we have met your father Pippo and his vespa in Malta. He promised us a taste of his Modica and... More

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Mariagrazia B, Proprietario at Pasticceria Basile, responded to this review

Dear Rita and Rudolph such a beautiful surprise to read your comment on Tripadvisor! Thank you so much... We are waiting for you here in Scicli to see you again and to let you to taste other sicilian sweets. See you soon! Mari and Pippo Basile More

Erfurt, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Is a traditonal sicilian family pastry with warmly welcoming atmosphere and staff. Let you suprise by the delicous pastry wich is a part of the history of this rich country. From fruity to creamy there is something every taste, including the famous "testa di turco" (turkish head) wich is the specialty of the pastry chef Davide Basile. He took over... More

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Mariagrazia B, Proprietario at Pasticceria Basile, responded to this review

Dear Stefanie, we are affected by your comment ! thank you for sharing it on Tripadvisor too ! We hope to see you soon and to let you taste our new seewts ! kisses ! More

St. Petersburg, Russia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

This year I've been so lucky to spend one month in Malta and visit Sicily for a couple of days. I want to share my experience about visiting one of the places in Scicli - Pasticceria Basile, a family pastry cafe opened since 1966. It is a very tiny but cozy and sweet place, where you can get a breakfast... More

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Mariagrazia B, Proprietario at Pasticceria Basile, responded to this review

Dear Tatyana we are pleased to hear from you and we thank you for this beautiful comment. Thank you for sharing it on Tripadvisor! Every day we do our best and we are glad to know that our guests feel at home in our pastry shop! See you soon ! best regards, Famiglia Basile. More

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