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Al boschetto

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C. da Colle di Natoli 22, Ficarra, Sicily, Italy
+39 339 183 5045
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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11 reviews
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Reviewed June 14, 2015

we got to Al boschetto almost accidentally, planning to eat somewhere in center of Ficarra first. But after series of lucky coincidents we found itself driven by sheff Pierro straight to the restaurant, where something fantastic started. All family took so much care of us and dinner started with 2 small plates of delicious antipasti. Just when we imagined that... More 

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Bride, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed June 4, 2015

Above Ficarra in the wild and wooded countryside is Al Boschetto, and well worth the trip. We went at night, but I imagine during the day the views are wonderful. The service was excellent, we had mixed antipasti - a wonderful selection of 14 little plates which were a real treat, and then for Secondi we had grilled lamb chops,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

This establishment is what you would expect on a Sicilian mountaintop - rustic building (newly renovated), views over the countryside, local ingredients (raise their own pigs, grow their own vegetables), owner operator & most of all - local dishes. What more can one ask? The cook Piero is a genius in preparing local fresh antipasti, pasta dishes & meat dishes.... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2013

A bit tricky to find – the driveway is right in the middle of a turn – and quite steep. But it is worth it! Go for the mixed antipasti and a pasta or a secondo – the portions are a bit large but manageable – and very delicious. Everything is fresh and homemade. One of the best things was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C. da Colle di Natoli 22, Ficarra, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Ficarra
  • Phone Number: +39 339 183 5045

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?