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Bar Samuel


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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$7 - $11
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Delivery
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Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

Service wasn't the greatest but the food was great!!! Wine selection was good and the food was just simply delicious!!!! The place it is very close to downtown and very close to the cruise ship port. Many restaurants around, very close to the cathedral and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Bárbara F
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here only because everything else was closed at the time, and we needed WiFi. We were pleasantly surprised to eat one of the best chocolate croissants ever!

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank littlejewlia
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Good coffee , nice staff, centrally located close to the square Was nice to sit on the sidewalk seating and watch people going by

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank MaxD859
Reviewed October 2, 2018

While on a cruise we stopped at Bar Samuel which was within walking distance to the port. Our waiter was great and the food was very good. The portions of the lunch pasta entrees were huge...enough for two people...and most of them cost 6 Euros....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank photorere
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Ok, so this is a city centre cafe/restaurant on a busy street in Messina and is never going to have ambitions to romantic alfresco dining. The food is the high point. My linguine with mussels and clams was great, my wife’s salad of prosciutto, melon,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank dunsmike
Reviewed June 20, 2018

We are visiting this bar off our cruise ship, and was here last year too! Only having beers, but lovely ambience and so well looked after by the delightful young server Francesca. A really relaxing experience!....and great WiFi too!

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Thought a pizza here would be awesome, but I was so so. Apparently they don’t cut it? So we had to cut 8 slices for ourselves with a table knife.... just unusual. There were 4 of us and they only gave us one placemat which...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Waiter was acting very strange, came with beers, opened it and left caps on the table, put paper pallet on my sun glasses, when we finished was walking around and did not come to ask if everything is ok. We ordered fish and squid. Do...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Wonderful blood orange drink and delicious croissants made a wonderful start to the day. We were also offered varied pastries of the region

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank Jenifer H
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

I am Samuel. We had to try bar Samuel just for the name. Pleasant local atmosphere. I had the local Messina pizza. Try it, if you have not had one before. It was good, but the pasta dishes looked incredible. The service was great with...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Beale_St_Sam
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