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Ristorante I Bucanieri

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

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PRICE RANGE
$32 - $51
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Love this restaurant. High level and amazing place. In front of the sea.food very fresh and really taste.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Apolline C
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Simply superb food, wine and service. Beautiful inside and very busy, creating a great atmosphere. The owner/chef was very welcoming and visible throughout our meal. Go and give it a try.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank achmelvic
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

This place has wonderfull food, service and atmosphere. We had fish and steak, both really well prepared. Entre was complimentary. Large wine menu to choose from. We will be back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ambassador73990
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Just a hundred yards or so up the road from the Grand Palace Hotel, why walk any further? The food was excellent and the portions huge, in fact they were far too large. Good wines to go with the meal and attentive, efficient and friendly...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of four visitors to the town, wanting to try the local wine and maybe some side dishes and were kicked out but what seemed to be the owner in the worst possible way. We asked politely to sit and try the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alexis E
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

The heading of this review sums it up. We had dinner one evening and enjoyed it so much we returned a few days later for lunch. The arancine ragu was a generous and very tasty starter. The ravioli grouper and the bustiate pasta bucanieri were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank emptyhead
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

In a superb location overlooking the harbor, this is a very pleasant restaurant with good service. We had the Arancini (meat) which were very good; followed by the pasta with wild boar sauce which was also good; the disappointment was the calamari fritti which despite...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank colins640
Reviewed August 4, 2018

On the water and if you sit outside on the terrace a memorable experience. Not only is the setting wonderful but the food was really stupendous, some of the best we had in Sicily. We highly recommend anything with the pastiche creme with white fish,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Christopher M
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Ristorante I Bucanieri was one of my very favorites on our Sicily trip! The menu is very varied and it includes local fish and a surprising amount of grilled meat options. I started with a wild boar stew and finished with a very nice sliced...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a delicious lunch here this past week. The arancine were crisp on the outside and soft and generously filled inside. The caponata was the best we’ve had to date in Sicily. I had the cous cous fish which was delicious..with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank 78madelinec
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