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Via Gaspare Amodeo 31, 98060 Oliveri, Sicily, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

The place and the people are amazing! The 'gelato' is awesome, to be honest is the best one I ever had. If you are around that area, you can't leave without going there. I really miss that place, hopefully I'll go back soon.

1 Thank Stoichi R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The best restaurant I've ever eaten! The gelato and snacks (arancini, pizzette...) are what I crave when back in the U.S. Located in Oliveri, small tourist town on the beach in Sicily, Italy. Would recommend to all that want authentic Sicilian cuisine.

Thank rosario c
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Great Location , wonderful staff and amazing gelato !!! L'Orchidea has it all from delicious homemade pastries to espresso to the best Granita in all of Sicilia . Finally did I mention the GELATO , over 40 different flavors all made in house and it is with out question exceptional !!!

Thank FrankSantino74
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I've travelled to many cities and towns in Italy...and have enjoyed many a gelato...but THIS PLACE IS THE BEST!!! Owned by twin brothers who take great pride in what they do! Tons of different flavors, great staff, excellent service, and located in the center of a beautiful little Sicilian coastal town. Also, for those with gluten sensitivity or even diabetes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

We are staying with friends in Oliveri during the off season and had to come here for granita in the morning and gelato in the evenings. I tried the lemon and strawberry granitas ~ both flavorful. (Top with home made whipped cream for a real treat). The owner makes the gelato every day at the restaurant and you can taste... More 

1 Thank SouvenirGal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
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    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gaspare Amodeo 31, 98060 Oliveri, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Oliveri
  • Phone Number: 0941313411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?