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Da Cristina

Via Strabone 2, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 21171
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“arancini” (285 reviews)
“rice balls” (27 reviews)
“arancino” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Fast Food, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Strabone 2, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

If you like authentic Sicilian treats, this is the best place to go. Their arancine is delicious and made fresh before your eyes. The sciacate is also superb. Prices are unbelievably low.

Thank joeF_10
Reviewed today via mobile

It was an unexpected surprise... Maybe my best arancini ever, taking into consideration that I am sicilian ! Thanks for this great moment

Thank BrunoSwiss
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Deep "Scilian" style pizza , best Rice Balls on the island. A definate stop over for a quick cheap meal. Near the Dumo. Family owned have a great variety of slices, from vegi, to meats. Rice ball sample pack is great. Give it a...More

Thank CarreraPorsche
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taste is alright but 7€ for pasta and 2,50€ for a drink is a little steep for self-service. Has a toilet.

Thank Ober S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at Da Cristina countless times during our 10 days in Taormina. We particularly enjoyed the canteen located next to the Pizza/Arancini place (although they do very good arancini). They change their deli menu everyday and literally everything we had has...More

Thank Cheese24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two in one eating place which nails everything it does. Pizza, arancini and other delights on one side and a great canteen on the other where a cook makes brilliant dishes to order and there's a cabinet of delicious things made earlier in the day....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food for really low price. Possible to buy beer or wine too. Despite that it's a fast food style restaurant, it's also possible to sit outside and eat & drink. The service was really great: they like what they do! ... and we liked...More

Thank csigeee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended to come here and I was not disappointed- I came at lunchtime where we had the best arancini and cotoletta and potatoes. The staff were super friendly. Highly recommend!

Thank carochill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a town full of restaurants where you can eat expansively (and expensively), it's nice to be able to duck into a place where you can have well made, tasty dishes of a more moderate size, and for a very reasonable price. This is actually...More

Thank dcuben
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best slices of pizza I've ever ate in Sicily , served with a cold regional beer. Just italian !!!!!!

Thank AdiCojocaru
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April 11, 2016|
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Response from simba4thehall | Reviewed this property |
We didn't , but we ate early. Not really sure if you have to get them or not. Make sure to have the arancini and also the volotini
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$3 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Strabone 2, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 21171
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