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'A Zammara

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Via Fratelli Bandiera, 15, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24408
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tring, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The restaurant is tucked away in a corner. The restaurant is decorated in true Italian style with plenty of plants around and orange trees growing above. Meal was delicious.

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Thank kenparslow
Scotland, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a lovely evening at 'A Zammara. The garden setting is lovely and we both enjoyed our food. The complimentary glass off limoncello was a nice touch. The best value meal we've had in Taormina.

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Thank EthelMC2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant is located in a peaceful alley a bit away from the most popular Main Street. The restaurant offers traditional Italian food. They have a big selection of wine. The service is great!

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Thank Jan Henrik V
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If the Food was as nice as the surroundings, then we would like to recommend this place. Quit place for a drink is the best we can say.

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Thank Peter J
english in england
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was once a great restaurant, menu has halved food not as good as prior years, staff helpful but lacked atmosphere

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Thank ilpadrino1
Dublin
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and i were there about week ago. Got it off trip advisor. Centrally located/decor charming. Ordered prawns marinated for starter, thought they would be grilled, but were raw/squisy to the taste. Cost was about €15, asked them to take away as we didnt like them (my husband & i are together 34 years and never returned a dish... More 

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Thank Linda J
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
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142 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy dinner in any weather, the outdoor garden is covered with a canopy and inside the restaurant floor see some preserved artifacts. The friendly staff is very efficient. Carmelo makes a FANTASTIC complimentary foccia to start off your meal but don't eat too much and ruin your appetite. We started with the parmigiana, which melted in my mouth, had the... More 

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Thank joyce s
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to A'Zammara as recommended on Trip Advisor. The setting was delightful. The waiter was so patronising and disdainful we appeared to be a real inconvenience to him. The food was salty and indifferent, stodgy and boring. The wrath of the waiter fell upon us as a result. Easily the worst meal/service we have received.

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Thank Jane A
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely dinner here inside the stone walled dining room. Tasty regional Sicilian food, lovingly prepared. Great service and atmosphere. Attractive garden as well.

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Thank Giftpro
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an address but it didn't help much. None of the locals seemed to know where it was. Once we finally found the restaurant we had a wonderful time. The court yard is so relaxing and the staff was extremely attentive. The food is original Sicilian, oh so good. The wine suggested was great as well. Once thing to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$38 - $53
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fratelli Bandiera, 15, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24408
Description
In the heart of Taormina," A' Zammàra ".An ancient wrought-iron gate hides an extraordinary and romantic garden of oranges where one can enjoy,sitting under the fruit trees,the best dishes of the Sicilian cuisine.A rich menu' of typical Sicilian dishes from appetizers to sweets,a true immersion into the flavours of a culinary traditions that is simple,tastefull and solar.A incredible wine list.The interior of the premises is in perfect harmony with the external surroundings and present the clientele with an image of Sicily.Ancient work tolls,a card wheel,an extraordinary collection of post cards of Taormina are hung on the walls in caustic lime,all laid out with simplicity and naturalness.In one of the inner rooms, you can visit the remains of a Roman house of 1900 years ago, found during work to extend and protected by a heavy glass floor,on which are placed the restaurant tables.Incredibile enjoy our specialties' over two thousand years of history! MENU' PER CELIACI.

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