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Taverna Quarant8

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8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After a week in Sicily I was extremely disappointed with the food. We had tried everything from street food to highly recommended restaurants, but the best was just good, and plenty of places that were outright bad. I cannot tell you how excited I was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank bkm726
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since we had made a reservation for 8 pm, the staff welcomed us and was more than happy to chat with us. Antonio ( I presume is is the owner and/or manager) was friendly, calm, and accommodating. Since we had a early dinner (in the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Pasquale P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived at the taverna, and having not booked a table, I realised I would have to go elsewhere. But the wonderful menager Enrico improvised a table for me and insisted I stay. A had a beautiful starter with variety of fish dishes, octopus salad...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Ivana M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and lovely staff who were very friendly and helpful. Authentic Sicilian food, lots of choice, very good desserts! We had a great time.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KMHBerkshire
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The staff were very engaged and lovely. However, I am not quite sure what 'vegetarian friendly' means in the description. There was 1 pasta dish for our vegetarian companion and some very ordinary grilled eggplant and zucchini. The potatoes were a stand out - very...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Gina V
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

We went to this restaurant after reading all the positive reviews and were not disappointed. The staff were extremely pleasant and helpful. We had octopus salad; mussels with pasta; busiate pesto Trapani; cassata Sicilian followed by coffees and biscotti and Marsala on the house. All...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank traveltheworld1113
Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

We turned up with no booking and were very well received and served the best pasta we've had in Sicily. Great service, wine and a cosy environment.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 399lolam
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

We came back after one year and glad to reconfirm the first feedback: food is really amazing and service super friendly (also with my difficult 10 months kid). Caponata di spada is a must. Highly suggested!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank drumazza
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Great location, extremely friendly and helpful service. Lovely food, antipasti, main dishes and desserts. Particularly loved the fried artichokes.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 886gc
Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

We had the best food experience ever. It was so much more than just nice food. We had the best service, including wine tasting and an extra desert just to let us taste a typical Sicilian flavour. About the food: we never tasted something like...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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