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Trattoria I Malavoglia da Paolino

Lungomare Dei Ciclopi 165/167, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 336 0301
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Dec 6, 2016
Apr 21, 2017
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
$$ - $$$
Lungomare Dei Ciclopi 165/167, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Over fussy waiters and owner Food ok but nothing special Watch out for the marinated prawns unless you like them raw and slimy. Go elsewhere for a nice pizza

Thank Ewerigoe
Reviewed December 6, 2016

Very busy restaurant. Accosted outside to come in but once in if there are no seats at the front you are seated at the back near the kitchen; no views and practically ignored. You have to wait to be seated in the main restaurant (relunctantly)...More

Thank Christine387
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Lovely staff & chef took the time to come and ask what we like, fish super fresh and very tasty and priced very well. Will definitely visit again, everything was Devine

Thank Nadine P
Reviewed August 10, 2016

very good food worth for money , staff very friendly and clean restaurant. they welcome children and very nice view

Thank Audrey G
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This is located in a lovely fishing village. The staff were very friendly and had a nice table overlooking the view. The food was OK - I couldn't handle my pasta with shrimps coming with the shrimps still in their shells - apart from that...More

1  Thank Di S
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Food was OK but not outstanding. Staff could learn that smiles are free. They continually ignored us or said "the other waiter's coming" - all night long. I asked for my son's food to be served quickly but it came out long after we had...More

Thank BorisBeowulf
Reviewed September 4, 2015

This restaurant was the only disappointment in my 9 day stay at Acitrezza. For a starter we had the involtini di pescespada which were comparable to what we had elsewhere. The disaster was in the secondi. My daughter had a cotoletta. I still wonder how...More

Thank JB0807
Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

Amazing......walked around the harbour and enjoyed evening at Malavoglia!!! You must get the 'Grande Antipasto' for two. It was the most delicious thing recomended by the owner Paolino. Excellent the food and service!!!

1  Thank fragolina99
Reviewed June 26, 2015

We were in three and it was an extremely hot noon in mid-May: In order to get out of the burning, but also because we were quite hungry, we stranded in this tiny restaurant.The staff did not make the impression to get us seated at...More

Thank dogadoga
Reviewed May 24, 2015

My friends and I were visiting Aci Castello sites along the beautiful Lungomare. We were looking for a good place for lunch and this place was packed, which is usually a good sign. The portions were large, and the seafood was fresh....we were not disappointed!!

Thank m_bernarding
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $59
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Dei Ciclopi 165/167, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Aci Castello  >  Acitrezza
  • Phone Number: +39 340 336 0301
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