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Lido La Pigna

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Piazza Mazzaro' SNC, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24464
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Catania, Sicilia, Italy
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Starting from the fact that I love Taormina, I can tell you that there are so many beautiful places where to go around, but this Lido though is quite small, has a great atmosphere. The staff is warm, always at your disposal and looking to meet your requirements. The view from the beach is magical - you cannot stop to... More 

Thank ErikaMiklatkova
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

Open air pleasure with great food and sea views. Staff was very friendly and helpfull. Food at moderate prices but worth the place and quolity of dishes served.

Thank Taxaco
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

The food was very fresh and delicious. Great pizza and pasta options. I loved the prawns and gnocchi in pistachio sauce. Every coffee came with a home made biscuit and they had great catch/and dish of the day. The view/balcony area is great to have a drink on and relax. The quality of food we had here was definitely better... More 

Thank Grick3tt3
Geneva, Switzerland
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

This is a fantastic place with the best Linguine alla Coze y Vongole (clams & muscles) around. Fresh ingredients, prepared simply but flavourfully, in a perfect setting right on the beach with crystal clear blue waters. We kept coming back everyday for lunch it was so good. Only problem was deciding between the Linguine alla Vongole and the Bruschetta Pizza... More 

Thank Bill H
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Very tasty food, friendly service, reasonable prices, with a lovely situation right on the beach. Daily specials were delicious but also staples like pasta and toasted sandwiches which were great for the kids. We ate in the downstairs cafe (There is also an upstairs, I'm not sure what the difference is)

Thank Ellenfishing
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Great place for Breakfast or lunch. Whilst staying in Taormina and spending the day on the beach we have enjoyed Lido La Pigna. The staff are friendly and have time for you, which is not always found in some of the Taormina restaurants, worth a visit. Try the Sicilian breakfast. Grazie Millie

Thank Redpec
Kent, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

This is a great spot to sit with a drink and watch the sea as it sits centrally in the bay with elevated two tier seating areas. The food is poor (calamari like industrial duty rubber bands), but the attentive staff go some way to redress this. I assume its position in the tripadvisor rankings are due to high footfall.

Thank Adrian O
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Despite this being a bit of hike to get to, it was a nice way to spend a beautiful day in Taormina. We did have to watch out for jellyfish while we were there, but the beaches were very well maintained. The drinks were delicious, but the food was fairly mediocre. If you've seen all of the city and need... More 

Thank Awahlberg
Rauma, Finland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

We were on lunch time at the Lido La Pigna. Staff was friendly and service great. Food was excellent simply said.

Thank Mno351
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Quick and easy food away from the other restaurants around the area on a quieter beach. Does the job, no frills attached.

Thank Yousef L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $74
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Mazzaro' SNC, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24464
Lido La Pigna is easily connected to Taormina town center via cable-car. The attending staff will be glad to host you in the spacious terraces serving first quality Sicilian food products in a relaxing and informal atmosphere. The fully equipped beach area is a must to get the perfect tan and swim in the peerless ledge of the historic Mazzarò Bay. Don't miss the "Lido La Pigna Experience"... a deep dive in the Sicilian Heritage.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?