We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Pignolata Guinness Cannoli

Claimed

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast
View all details
meals, features

Location and contact

Reviews (572)
Filter reviews
165 results
Traveler rating
156
4
3
0
2
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
156
4
3
0
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pistachio cream canoli risotto world record family business ricotta filling visit taormina take away corso umberto tucked away first night onofrio connoisseur kg mustard gate homemade
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 165 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really a nice, cosy place worth visiting. We had a spexial canoli with ricotta and pistachio ans it was simple heaven. Their pistachio cream is something bery special as well - it is a sweet, tasty paste to spead on your toast. The nar is...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank DanyDragizheva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small cafe is situated at the end of the Corso Umberto next to the supermarket. If you want to try a cannoli then you will find the best ones here. The cafe is run by a very friendly young couple. We washed our cannoli...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Paul H
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

We had such a great experience at La Pignolata! We tried the Sicilian cannolo, a special cannolo, and a cream & chocolate cannolo. All were amazing, but the best part of our visit to La Pignolata was how kind the shop owners were. They gave...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank rivac00
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

I heard about this place from the reviews on Trip Advisor. We went to check this place out (which can easily be missed) and ordered 2 of their classics Sicilian cannoli. Being a self proclaimed cannoli connoisseur, I just had to order their “special” cannoli...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank JA388
Reviewed February 22, 2019

I'm not a cannoli expert but I know what I love. Light flakey crust & for me, the traditional filling! This tucked-away little shop offers several varieties of cannoli and I wish I had stayed around long enough to try them all. The couple who...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dysfunctopia
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

I really don’t wanna talk a lot about how freaking good the cannoli here was because there are no words that could possibly describe the beauty of biting into that heavenly pistachio cannolo while feeling the Taormina-vibes all around you. It’s the best cannoli in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Abzollo
Reviewed November 24, 2018

Oddly, this place didn't claim to have the best cannoli in Taormina, and we admittedly didn't sample them all, but wow! I had a traditional ricotta filling, my wife the pistachio cream. Both were heaven sent. It was a reminder that no decent cannoli shop...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ModestCanadians
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Lovely small place with very pleasent owners. The cannoli was fresh and delicious. Definitely recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank franciscojdbm
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

First taste of cannoli. Fresh and tasty. Definitely recommend. Small family business. Very hospitable. My friend tried cannoli at a number of places in Taormina and he said this was the best by far. Hidden little gem.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Imranali_115
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Having seen this place on Instagram loads of times and being on holiday in taormina you have to visit this place ! You get a very warm welcome and the cannoli is delicious washed down with a very nice cappucino ,what's not to like !!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dolmiomartyn
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,247 nearby hotels
Hotel Casa Adele
40 reviews
.01 miles away
Porta del Tocco Design Rooms
185 reviews
.03 miles away
Hotel Del Corso
232 reviews
.05 miles away
Hotel Taodomus
1,009 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 17,263 nearby restaurants
Ristorante CutiLuDissi
266 reviews
.03 miles away
Trattoria Tiramisu Taormina
2,069 reviews
.02 miles away
Osteria RossoDiVino
1,610 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7,303 nearby attractions
Piazza IX Aprile
1,639 reviews
.23 miles away
Cattedrale di Taormina
611 reviews
.08 miles away
Quattro Fontane di Taormina
187 reviews
.08 miles away
Torre dell'Orologio
104 reviews
.23 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
mjnoliver
July 19, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from bia2108 | Reviewed this property |
tou should ask them. it might be an option since you can buy it in a jar.
0
Votes
Google Translation
Vook11
July 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ellen B | Reviewed this property |
We only met a man :/
0
Votes
Google Translation
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing