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Ristorante Trattoria Dal Barone

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Via Argenta 8, 95024 Santa Tecla, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 876290
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7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Wed 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Superb seafood. Great prices. Clearly a well established restaurant loved by the locals too. Worth the drive.

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Thank Pickashoo
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We luckily found this place on trip advisor during our trip down from the north of the island. The meal was one of the best we had throughout our whole trip. Great quality simple Sicilian food serve well. We had fried squid starter (a main dish but large enough to share), seafood pasta dishes and a ricotta cake for desert.... More 

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Thank Will C
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Food delicious, service the most friendly in Santa Tecla, setting in a pleasant garden and very good value. The friendly service and welcome puts this ahead of any restaurant for me in this village.

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Thank Jawoodall75
Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Don't be deceived by the look, it's a sweet trattoria on the side of the road, rated number 1 for a reason. The food was sublime, fresh and great service!

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Thank Andrea714
Hong Kong, China
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

The outdoor part of the restaurant is covered and surrounded by trees giving it a pleasant atmosphere for dinner. We visited twice as we really wanted to try out their seafood and other dishes. The musles were large and juicy. Grilled fish and prawns were fresh and grilled nicely. Apart from seafood dishes the restaurant also serves excellent pasta and... More 

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Thank Ken H
Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We have visited this ristorante several times on our one week trip as the food was that amazing. Our cousins were here the week before and ate there almost everyday. The service was great... Mom cooks, dad serves and son takes orders. Can't get more traditional than that! Involtini, spaghetti alla vongole, grilled swordfish, vegetables and blanco vino are all... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

We had the place to ourselves as Sicilians tend to eat quite late - after 9pm We cannot eat as much as Italians must, antipasta, primi, secondi etc so we opted for a course each. Risotto with courgette and prawns that was creamy and well flavoured and a well cooked and presented swordfish steak. House wine was light bodied red... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

We are here early one evening and the waiter was very attentive considering no English. We had swordfish with mozzarella and breadcrumbs and a selection of sides and it was a fabulous meal. The house white wine was very nice. The restaurant itself is tired with the windowsills peeling off and the lighting is too bright for my preference when... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2015

This was recommended by Nicole in our hotel as a good place for fish. We popped in for lunch on the way back from Aci Castello. There was hardly anyone in but it was Monday lunch. A handful of families cam just after Us. We went on the terrace which was lovely (no views well protected from the sun). We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Perfect food and kind staff. The employee was very helpfull with drawing me a map to the closest supermarket.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Argenta 8, 95024 Santa Tecla, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Acireale  >  Santa Tecla
  • Phone Number: +39 095 876290

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