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il Locandiere

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Via Don Luigi Sturzo 59 | Centro Storico, 95041 Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
+39 0933 58292
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Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are currently travelling around Sicily and loving every moment of it. I had never realised what an incredibly fertile and vibrant country this is - always thought of it as sort of run-down and poor - but nothing could be further from the truth. The history of the place is also amazing - Siracusa has to be visited! Also... More 

Thank MartinJSDyer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had the menu of the day which consisted of hot and cold starters followed by a main course of your choice between couscous and pasta. Spent 82 Euros for 2 menus of the day and 4 beers. The food was EASILY worth twice the amount in both quality and most definitely quantity. Amazing restaurant, even better staff, and the best... More 

Thank Hayat S
Turin, Italy
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast service, good front-of-house guy, good wine suggestions, even honest enough to suggest we might be ordering too much food! Great memories.

Thank Ashley G
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We lunched here on a whim, and are so glad we did. It serves the most wonderful food, especially fish. Have the tasting menu-type seafood antipasti starter - it's just a series of the most wonderful treats. The service is terrific, prompt and friendly. A great restaurant, very highly recommended.

Thank Amnesia66
Alsace, France
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79 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

As we entered the restaurant we were warned the restaurant was a fish restaurant only. As we were going through the menu, our friendly waiter advised us to go for set antipasti menu. It was a great culinary adventure. From tuna carpaccio to cod each dish was more delicious than the other. We enjoyed the generous mouth watering starters so... More 

Thank Fardad F
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Food is just amazing. I had the swordfish for lunch on the 5th Sept and Cous Cous con pesce for dinner on the 7th. Both dishes cooked to perfection. Service first class, waiter has a lovely manner. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Awft
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We were delighted to find this great seafood restaurant -- we just wandered by and it looked so appealing we decided to give it a try. This is a family restaurant with one brother as head chef and the other as head waiter. Their specialty is the "hot and cold seafood starters" an unassuming title which doesn't prepare you for... More 

Thank 33PatriciaG
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch here whilst wandering through the city and couldn't have been happier with our choice. The hot and cold antipasti were both excellent - lots of fresh fish beautifully cooked (or marinated for the cold...) and we followed that with fish of the day (snapper with almond flakes - lovely) and gnocchetti in tomato sauce. In... More 

Thank Edward G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

good dinner and great service , friendly local , fresh and well cooked . I advise everyone to go, Bye bye

Thank rick v
Heathcote, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

Made to feel welcome straight away, chose the menu of the day option and the anti pasta was the best I've had in Sicily, totally delicious, followed by a wonderful couscous. Great wine choices too,service was excellent.

Thank LynS51

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Don Luigi Sturzo 59 | Centro Storico, 95041 Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Caltagirone
  • Phone Number: +39 0933 58292
Il Locandiere è un piccolo Ristorante di pesce a gestione famigliare con pochi posti a sedere e si trova in pieno centro storico di Caltagirone in Via Luigi Sturzo n.59 a pochi passi dalla famosa Scalinata e dalla Piazza principale, proprio di fronte il Palazzo della Magnolia. Il Locandiere, ormai da più di 11 anni, propone alla sua clientela ed ai viaggiatori, una cucina tradizionale siciliana esclusivamente di pesce con alcune variazioni che ne esaltano il sapore senza tradire la tradizione.

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