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La Madia


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The emotional side is by far the strongest feature: each dish is built on a Chef's memory, and if you happen to have a similar memory in your hearth this will be evoked like a Polaroid picture full of emotions, and you will enjoy the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Albrt777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is nice and essential and the service amazing. Mozzarella was very tasty. Anchovies’ painting is just stunning and very tasty. Prawns cocktail a memory to the 80s weddings in Sicily. Then it became dull: pasta with clams and same for the swordfish. Desserts...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank ovlasoid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply the best taste experience of my life. I cannot judge how great Chef Cuttaia is, I'm not at that level but I can ensure you will never forget him. The level of expertise is extremely high, Mr Cuttaia really master the art of cooking...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Tony B
Reviewed August 13, 2019

I dined her two conservative nights and enjoyed gourmet excellent dishes My waiter both nights made suggestions for selections my second night and they were diverse , creative and outstanding The Michelin chef came to my table to introduce mimself he was very humble friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank BaroloCordera
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal with brilliant and helpful service great experience , expensive but you get what you pay for here an amazing meal ,we had the illusio ( illusion ) menu where the food was prepared to look like something else for example cuttlefish...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank jeffmarshall
Reviewed June 25, 2019

june 3,2019 Driving from Ragusa To Agrigento we stumpled onto this place. They were not impressed with our looks but let us in for lunch. What a find. We had the tasting menu as presented and loved every item. The service was outstanding and the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 968jamesrj
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

Random stop with my 2 friends in a motorbike road trip round Sicily. Despite us looking like street urchins in leathers, this restaurant welcomes us with open arms. We told them what we wanted and they adjusted the tasting menu to suit our tastes. Every...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank edmundc281
Reviewed May 11, 2019

One the best and most enjoyable meals agreed by all. We had the L'illusione menu and I can say that every course was just perfect and in flavor, ingredients and presentation. The restaurant is small which allows the attention to detail and the pride of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bgrisaitis
Reviewed April 19, 2019

This is the cream of the cream for Sicily. Sicily has many Michelin restaurants that are the cream of the crop, but this one is the cream of the cream. This restaurant is well worth a long journey to get to. You will see, taste,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Poopdogg
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

We had the pleasure to have dinner at this great restaurant and we where not disapointed. We had the large menu and it was amazing. Evry bite was so full of taste and felt like the very essens of Italy and Sicily - ”Italian cuisine...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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March 5, 2018|
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Response from PeterR3168 | Reviewed this property |
Tasting menu will always be smaller portions. But still more than adequate/satisfying. Either way, you can’t go wrong.
February 24, 2015|
Response from ChooksonTour | Reviewed this property |
Like so many other places, this restaurant has a very relaxed attitude to dress code. It really is about you dressing with what you are comfortable in. Given that the clients are generally well north of 21 years a sports... More
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