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La Botte

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Via Veterani 20, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
0921424315
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A little bit in a 'sidestreet' of the main streets in Cefalu, this restaurant is a great find. The food was very authentic, the staff was very friendly. I had the pasta with sardines which was lovely, my girlfriend had pasta with 'red bass', which was also very good. For desert I would recommend the semi-freddo (even though I had... More 

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Locorotondo, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very good to excellent meal here. The veal rolls (involtini) were excellent and the caponata was very good as well. The highlight was the canolo. Simple, traditional and properly done. Loved it. Service was very professional and helpful. Prices were on the higher side, but overall the quality was worth it.

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Warsaw, Poland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A medium experience, not as good as expected, especially the prawn cocktail was plain and boring. The waiters were nice, and one of them understood a little English.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wandered into La Botte on our first night in Cefalu and didn't have a problem getting a table. In fact it was fairly quiet. Staff were friendly, helpful and service was good. We had; A bread basket. 2 caprese salads. A seafood risotto. A swordfish with tomatoes olives and capers. 3 large glasses of wine and some bottled water.... More 

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Orje, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Salvatore from Baronetto B&B recommended this restaurant. We had lunch or dinner I think 3 times during our 2 week stay in Cefalu. The food and service is very good.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant just the once but we enjoyed the food. Sat out on one of the tables in the small street. The restaurant was recommended to us & we understood why. Tasty food & not expensive either. Well worth a visit

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

The restaurant is very central with no views but nicely decorated. The food was excellent and service was very professional.

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Thank TravelingKaren2
Surbiton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

This place, down a back street, is worth searching out. It will surpass expectations and appearances - standard menu but the quality of food and cooking is definitely better than average. Perfect for lunches; you can sit inside or out on the street. All the typical Sicilian tourist staples on the menu - well executed- and you get attentive, friendly... More 

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Matera, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal at one of the street tables. Wonderful people watching spot. Food was lovely, fresh clean flavours. The special of the day was rich & authentic and while the portion was generous, you were left wanti g more..

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Thank Cate L
Ely, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

We went to La Botte as it's close to our hotel. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. We were quite surprised by the number of scooters that passed by while we were sat there but that's al fresco dinning for you. The food was really good. I had the daily special of pasta with meat in a tomato sauce... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Veterani 20, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Cefalu
  • Phone Number: 0921424315

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