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Osteria La Dolce Vita

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Via Egadi 11, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
+39 0923 871423
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Saturday
Closed
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Mon - Sat 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

There was nothing wrong with any of the dishes, but none was good. I assume this IS typical flavor, but not ours. We've been eating all over Sicily, first time all the dishes weren't our palate. Good service, good atmosphere, good deserts.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

A staff member of the Museum, which by the way is stunning, recommended this charming place where the locals dine. It was a slight walk going back in the direction of Trapani center off Via Fardella. ask for directions. We loved this little place. I had the best Pasta con Sarde, the fish is fresh, even had dessert. The bill... More 

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Ridgefield, CT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

My husband and I ate here one night. Very fresh fish! They bring you the catch of the day to choose from and how you would like it prepared. The restaurant is kind of hard to find but worth the struggle. It is not located in the old center.

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Province of Padua, Italy
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Good service, very cozy place, very good the food. we ate a lot and paid a cheap bill. I would recommend it.

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London
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is a fantastic, rustic restaurant in Trapani. Everything we ate was outstanding but the best dish, by far, is the busiate con ricci - it was spectacular and will be visiting again this summer.

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Wincanton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Fresh fish to choose and then it is cooked to perfection. Hors d'oeuvres satisfied the vegetarian member of our party although not all of the dishes were vegetable. Although clearly popular with local people there is an English menu available which is just as well as very little English is spoken. Service is relaxed as there is only one waiter... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

We showed up without reservations. The young waiter summoned another young man who spoke english. He had one table available if we could finish in 90 minutes, before the folks with reservations arrived. Mussels and shrimp for appetizers followed by swordfish and clams with white wine and Sicilian lemon cake for dessert. Yummy and fresh as could be! All for... More 

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Chiang Rai, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Recommended by Noemi&Fabio. I had a bit of hard time to find it. The owner does not speak english so I had kind of use hand and gestures to communicate. Food was excellent and surprisingly cheap. I had veggie and potatoes as an entree. Very tasty, fresh. Then lobster soup. Wonderful! I think I have paid less than thirty euro.... More 

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Thank Rolando B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Wonderful atmosphere great food good staff. Found the place by accident as everyone was leaving after lunch. They cooked us a meal which was superb

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Thank essemmpro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is not in the center, but worth visiting! The pasta's are great and tasteful and the fish is really fresh. We had a great evening :-)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $39
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Egadi 11, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  Trapani
  • Phone Number: +39 0923 871423
Description
Osteria La Dolce Vita, is the right reference point for those who want to enjoy a typical Sicilian cuisine with simple and tasty dishes. Our menu includes dishes of meat and fish (exclusively fresh). The great experience and professionalism of its staff will make you enjoy delicious dishes. The venue has a capacity of 40 seats and is air conditioned. Ideal for small banquets.

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