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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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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A Very friendly welcome with a smile. We choose a simple menu and the local wine. We enjoyed our meal. If you want, they have a lot more to choose and we got the impression everything they offer is outstanding.

Thank Jan M
New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing for lunch - great, friendly service and an incredible and unexpected array of super fresh seafood antipasti and great pastas.

Thank Matt M
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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103 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Had lunch here and enjoyed it so much. The fish antipasti cold and warm were just divine and worth visiting this restaurant just to endulge in these. The fish couscous was also good, but save room for the cannallo with warm figs. The service was friendly and offered good advice. A definite Sicilian culinary high point.

1 Thank nandgNL
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Sitting here right now and compelled to leave a review to say this is very very good! Fresh fish, high quality ingredients, all cooked to perfection.

Thank Roberto U
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Still the best restaurant in the area. Been there for two times, now. First in 2013 and again in March 2017. Absolutely great. Fish at its best. The place is known for their starters, so do not miss them. Great Service, btw.

1 Thank Felix H
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

We are now for 5 days in Sicily and this is till now our best food experience. If you like fish. They have some meat and vegatarian dishes but the main dishes are fish. Hospitality ok, the antipasta misto gives a verious variety of fish. Delicious!!! The main course were swordfish rolls and grilled fish italian style. Superb. Try the... More 

1 Thank Hans S
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

When entering this restaurant we asked the waiter if there were vegetarian options. One of us does not eat fish or meat. He had to ask the chef. We could hear him say: what he has on the menu thats it! So no vegetarian options. For a restaurant and for a chef its crazy not to make a simple veggy... More 

1 Thank Henk M
Island of Malta, Malta
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Highly recommend. We had the raw fish antipasto. Everything was freshly prepared. The staff were very polite and knew their work well.

Thank Tracy_Debono
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a super lunch at "Il Locandiere"! The waiter was very friendly and knowledgeable; he suggested we try the large hot and cold selection of starters. It was one delicious dish after the other. All made with the freshest ingredients. Accompanied by a good white Sicilian wine. One of the things that struck me when we first came in... More 

Thank Katinka K
Seattle, Washington
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2017

One of the best places ever--almost too much food, but so good and so creative. Would certainly go there again. This place knows it's business. Swordfish presented in ways nothing like the dry swordfish seen in other restaurants. Octopus actually tasty, sweet and tender, not the usual rubber band kind.

Thank Joan G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Business meetings, Local cuisine, 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?