We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Piazza Duomo 6 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 22509
Website
Today
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

914 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 211: English reviews
Syracuse, Italy
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were told this was one of three or four good restaurants in Ortigia. Our visit started with that annoying habit of poor restaurants - telling you to sit in the worst part of the restaurant, beside the only other two occupied tables. "Why can't we sit over there?" "All those tables are reserved." Rubbish. Two hours later, they were... More 

Helpful?
Thank 200Chas
Twickenham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for 4 at the Regina Lucia, after recommendation from a friend: we ate inside (downstairs) as it's still cool in the evenings to sit outside. Restaurant: lovely room but plastic chairs were not so comfortable. Service: proficient and knowledgeable, although slow, despite the restaurant not being full. We had to summon the waiter a few times. Aperitifs: Aperol spritz... More 

Helpful?
Thank Richard S
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
105 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a three course meal with wine. Very good service and the ambience was great too. It was expensive but good value even so

Helpful?
1 Thank 73manor
Halifax, Canada
Level Contributor
22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went here expecting to be bowled over after reading the reviews and soliciting the opinion of the rather knowledgeable young man at our hotel, but our reaction was less than ecstatic in the end. First of all, any notions of a particularly sophisticated clientele were nullified by the prevalence of blue jeans and children welded to their cellphones, although... More 

Helpful?
Thank bluenoser53
Paris, France
Level Contributor
22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is high quality restaurant indoors and outdoors right in the duomo square of syracuse. to my knowledge they don't have yet a michelin star, but it's such high quality that they could very well be almost there, because this is clearly one of the best restaurants you can find in syracurse with a superb location. they started offering a... More 

Helpful?
Thank mike_ix
Geneva
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The restaurant was recommended to us by our B&B (the wonderful Maeco). We were in Ortigia for 3 nights and liked Regina Lucia so much that we went two nights in a row after we discovered it. The food is not your typical trattoria fare. But for what it is, it's very very reasonable. It is an elegant and beautiful... More 

Helpful?
Thank fairreviewscustomer
Radcliffe on Trent
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at many many top restaurants including michelin starred and have worked at a Michelin restaurant and Regina Lucia is by far the best I have ever had the pleasure to sample. We had the tasting menu and from the start it was a taste explosion from simplicity to complex. To make a simple ravioli with such depth... More 

Helpful?
Thank Natasha F
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We had a great dinner in Regina Lucia. Service was very friendly and professional, complementary glass of bubbly on arrival gets you into atmosphere. We enjoyed high quality food and generous advise and descriptions on the way it is prepared. It always makes a difference to eat in place where people pride themselves in what they do. Inside part is... More 

Helpful?
Thank Arūnė K
Mexico City
Level Contributor
31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed January 8, 2017

I really wanted to love this place but came away with mixed feelings. The pros: the atmosphere, the space and the service were all excellent and really the quality of the cooking was very good overall. The cons: some overly complex cooking for no real value addition, the lighting in the main dining room was a bit off (I had... More 

Helpful?
Thank LBBMexicoCity
Williamstown, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 16, 2016

One of the best meals in Italy, with attentive and knowledgable service. We shared a plate of local cheeses served with a reduction sauce (with honey, marmalade, balsamic, etc) followed by sea bass encrusted with pistachios and potatoes for my wife and large ravioli with Ragusa cheese, and a wonderful tomato sauce, paired with excellently local wines (especially the Vivera... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jerry C

Travelers who viewed Regina Lucia also viewed

Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
 
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
 
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
 

Been to Regina Lucia? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$39 - $84
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Duomo 6 | Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 22509

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Regina Lucia and other visitors
7 questions
Ask a question
Melbourne Beach, Florida
over a year ago

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Regina Lucia staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?