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Al Giardino

Via Bagnoli Croci, 84, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 339 300 1720
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (92 reviews)
“ricotta balls” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Bagnoli Croci, 84, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Discovered Al Giardino as we were staying at the nearby Villa Diodoro Hotel & walked passed by several times every day. Received a brilliant warm & friendly welcome which is hugely important & always a great start & the service throughout our dining experience was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Al Gardino restaurant as on the road from our hotel after first visit continued to use this restaurant for most of our dinners enjoying evenings on the upper terrace. Excellent menu and wines paticular favourite ricotta cheese balls starter followed by swordfish or veal...More

1  Thank kevinsmith05
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights in Taormina on the last stop of our Sicily vacation. While walking around and checking out restaurant menus, we found Ristorante Al Giardino to be very interesting and decided to dine there. We loved the restaurant so much that we returned...More

1  Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at this place because was close to our hotel. Service was fast and good. Their octopus salad was really good, fresh and tasty. The homemade pasta is just amazing, their swordfish perfectly grilled. You can taste that ingredients are fresh. Tiramisu and...More

1  Thank Anita09_M
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Dinner on 29-Jun-18 & 30; excellent food good service, went there next day other dishes other wine same experience; easy to find next to „Parque Publico“;

1  Thank ego1893
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We were recommended to this place as having resonable, good food. I have a food allergy and gave them a piece of paper explaining this in Italian. Our starters were adequate, but my main contained my food allergy. I managed to spit it out fast...More

1  Thank 312Bondie
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely Meal here, made better by polite and efficient service. Good house red wine. Bread some of the best we've had here...resembling American biscuits but with a harder crust. Pistachio shrimp pasta was a bit rich and one too many flavors...but Noble...More

Thank kawh
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Hidden away in front of the communal villa. Perfect food - very fresh reasonable prices. The mussels and Etna ricotta balls are the best! We also ordered pistachio prawn pasta, pasta with swordfish, sardine pasta and seafood fettuccine. All delicious! We usually don’t do this...More

1  Thank Stefania M
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Great food. Food is excellent, ricotta balls were delicious and the honey tops this dish off. Seafood pasta and steak were also very good. Pannacotta is some of the best I’ve ever tasted, the wobble when it is sat in front of you, you know...More

Thank fionaisabella
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

We chose this restaurant solely because we were tired and it was near our hotel and the gardens. The staff were very attentive and the food simple and tasty. We shared baked aubergine and ricotta balls with honey to start and mains of pasta with...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bagnoli Croci, 84, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 339 300 1720
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