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Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
393347660069
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12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Annecy, France
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Maurizio is someone atypical, very nice, speaking many languages, smiling, running everywhere, but so kind! The menu is delicious and gives a nice overview of different dishes.

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New York
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best dinner experiences we had on the island. Food was very fresh and tasty, but the best was the atmosphere and Maurizio the owner who seems to be really passionate about the restaurants and welcomes all guests as if they were his friends.

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Milan, Italy
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What can I say about this place and the incredible Maurizio, the owner.. He is a real connoisseur of products, quality and health and is really able to vary the food depending on your need. My boyfriend is celiac and he overwhelmed us with delicious gluten free products we will repeat at home. Grazie Maurizio sei unico :)

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Thank Nicole B
Milan, Italy
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did really like the place and the hospitality provided by Maurizio, a delighting host. He has been really nice in offering us very tasty dishes and making us feel really at ease. We liked some of the traditional dishes and I personally tasted a fantastic fish of the depths

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Bruges, Belgium
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Maurizio is a super host and kept serving delicious antipasti, primi and secondi piatti. The flavours were so rich and special and also the wine of the house was very good. All for a very reasonable price which made us to come back several times on our short stay at Vulcano.

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Thank Steven B
New York, New York, United States
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maurizio himself comes to every table and advises you on your order--we heard him speak at least three languages. He recommended a delicious meal for us and undersold us in every way--we couldn't believe how cheap our bill was at the end of the night. We were welcomed to the restaurant by an array of complimentary appetizers and the meal... More 

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Freshwater, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great ristorante serving a wide choice of local and regional dishes all under the watchful eye of Maurizio who gives great and amusing advice.

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Thank newinncottage
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming back from climbing volcano, booked here. It exceeded our expectations, very welcoming, hosts and staff charming, food very good, lots of little extras we were not expecting - made our evening!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must agree with all positive comments below. We went to Maurizio's based on Trip Advisor reviews and didn't make a mistake :). The attitude, atmosphere and food were superb, Maurizio is a great restaurant owener (and businessman). During our 2 weeks sailing around Aeolian and Sicily this was our best dining experience and we went there twice. Italian food with... More 

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Thank Iva B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Without ordering we received delicious starters and dessert including a glass of Malvasia (typical Eolian wine). The price for the whole meal was more than ok, considering the quality of the food and the friendly athmosphere! Mille grazie, Maurizio

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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
$23 - $45
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Isola Vulcano
  • Phone Number: 393347660069

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