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Via Apollo Arcageta 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 307 7032
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Busy restaurant and staff/management very friendly. Food was fine, indeed portions were on the large side but could have been done with a lighter touch for my liking. Very reasonable cost.

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Thank beckenhamboy2016
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Despite rain shower, good wine, food and service. We had the special ravioli which contained lobster, in a creamy tomato sauce, would recommend.

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new york
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Small restaurant a little off main strip with outdoor seating. Restaurant is run by Fabrizzio, his mom and sister. Appetizers were all excellent and spaghetti vongole, lemon pasta and pizza were delicious. Deserts were also a treat. Hard working family putting out great food. His Mom put cold bottle of lemoncello on table and told us to drink what we... More 

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Thank reillyelmo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an outstanding seafood restaurant in a nice spot in Taormina. We had an excellent "spaghetti con sarde" in which you could really taste the quite rare "finocchietto selvatico". Fine selection of local wines. The staff was very attentive and familiar. Found it really hard to fault.

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came because of the wonderful reviews and a recommendation from our hotel but were disappointed. The service was poor and that affected our enjoyment of the whole evening.

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Thank Eyts
Bedford, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hate saying how delicious this restaurant is because I don't want it to be booked when I hopefully go back to Taormina one day. But this was one of the best restaurants we had been to during our journey thru Sicily. Sit outside and people watch. The chic pea fritters were amazing. The pistachio ravioli was unique and flavorful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding fresh delicious Sicilian food served from a pristine kitchen in this family run trattoria. I felt like a change and ordered beef with a side of caponata. Delicious. My husband had seafood spaggetti and says it is the best of our holiday so far. My son chose, controversially, the vegetable soup and ate every drop. Very very good but... More 

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Thank btfsrs
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for a night out because of the good reviews on tripadvisor. We got seated inside as there was no space outside and we did not make a reservation. then we waited for 15 minutes to place our orders and there were only two waitors who could take up the orders on the ipad, the rest was just... More 

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Thank Sophie M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Of course we had not been organised and booked but the boss said he would do his best to fit us in. There was a queue outside and everyone was patient and managed to get a table. It was well worth the wait. Excellent service even though it was packed. Food was genuinely home made and tasted as if my... More 

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We asked our guide for a recommendation for our group for lunch for our visit to Taormina. Once we found it, we were not disappointed. It is a small, restaurant off the main street in Taormina. The menu had plenty to choose from for both the adults and the kids. The complimentary appetizer was delicious! It was just what we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$28 - $34
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Apollo Arcageta 8, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 340 307 7032
Description
Locale piccolo e riservato, attento ai piatti del territorio e della tradizione siciliana.

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