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Bam Bar

Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24355
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“granita” (533 reviews)
“melon” (14 reviews)
“ice cream” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

When two locals recommended I try Bam Bar, I knew I had to go before we left Taormina. I am so glad I did. I ordered the coffee granita with whipped cream and a brioche for breakfast that day. I was also able to secure...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Carla D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend place for Granita. It did not disappoint. Absolutely loved it. Beautiful bar and sunny outlook. The place to try granita. 👌👌

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Talisa777
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A friend recommended this place for its granita. Had i not tasted the granita at C&G i might have agreed. However, the best granita definitely goes to C&G. This one is not too bad but very sweet and a little too syrupy

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PCC63
Reviewed November 22, 2018

A must see! Very nice location, with traditional tiles decorations on the walls, doors and tables. Nice atmosphere and good service.Great granita with cream and peanuts! Very nice, don't miss it!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 120Roxana
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Everything good you hear is true: this place serves absolutely wonderful granita. We made an afternoon granita stop yesterday and had the lemon, pomegranate and orange ones, with brioche. It was a revelation. The waitress was amazingly nice and helpful. This place is a must...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank tgalis
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

This was very disappointing!! Staff were very unfriendly....especially the owner!! I ordered in Italian and he kept answering me in English. Very cold atmosphere....coffee and brioche good but staff cold and unfriendly!! Will not be going back again....

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

We were very pleased to find this cafe near where we stayed in Taormina. Delicious coffees and pastries for breakfast to enjoy while sitting outside. Very good service.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TomsTravels4Fun
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

This place sits in an artsy alley. Great place to stop for dessert and to people watch! The chocolate granite was sumptuous!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OCMDRaven
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Our guide from Taormina told us we had to come here for granita but warned us it would be busy no matter when we went because it is so popular. She advised us to have the coffee granita served with heavy (whipped) cream and it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hitchcock2
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Bam Bar is the place to go in Taormina for granita. They offer several flavors depending on what fruit is in season and make sure you get the cream topping! Service is good and they have a nice outdoor seating area. We went there several...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank eric85
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slevitz11
March 12, 2018|
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Response from Αρχοντής Χ | Reviewed this property |
You re not going to Bam Bar for...glutten free brioche. Try some fruit granita.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $4
Meals
Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24355
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