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Sapori di mare

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via Madonna del ponte, 6, Balestrate, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 878 6158
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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116 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

You need to book in advance or come early to this restaurant. Otherwise you have to stand in line. We were not overly impressed with the food, but it was tasty and service was good. You do get the idea that you are of the tourist path because of all the locals that come here.

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Burnham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Ate here as a family of 5 a few times and every meal was top notch. Really good fresh seafood, good service too. May need to book the day before as gets packed after 9. The best dish for us here was the sea urchin pasta (ricci) very well done dish, with a delicate ingredient.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Beautiful restaurant, clean, orderly and friendly. The food was wonderfully done and presented. there is a good selection of local wines, served at the right temperature. The beautiful colours and brightness is pleasing. The only issue we noticed was the staff. While friendly we had 5 different people serve us, as they all seem to be doing everything and thus... More 

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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

From the second we walked in Enza and Savatore made us feel like Family that had just returned from a five your vacation This place is Family run with a capital 'F' Spotlessly clean An Open kitchen which speaks volumes to us Fresh fresh fresh !! Local produce I had octopus which Salvotore cut up 3 Mtrs away from us... More 

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Amsterdam
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

It looked as if the restaurant was brand new. The staff was not really up to speed (the girl who opened the bottle of wine could not do it without breaking the cork) but the food was really fresh.

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Uk
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

We ate here as part of a group of ten after it was recommended to us by the hotel. It is a fish restaurant but many of the items on the menu were frozen rather than fresh, and compared to other fish restaurants you'd do better to eat elsewhere. I guess someone at the hotel knows them......

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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

We ate pasta with clams and mussels, octopus and Frito misto, it was delicious Fresh and friendly service! We will be back!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

It is run by a couple who were very friendly. They don't speak English but it was very easy to communicate. The fish and the see food were excellent and were made on the spot

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

We ate here twice. We watched the fresh seafood arrive! Best mussels, shrimp and calamari we had. Friendly family. Great value!

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St. Moritz
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014

Even if it does not look the part but this was one of the best seafood meals we had in a while. The Service was promt and very friendly, the food was delivered quick and tasted realy good. We realyzed that even off season this place was packed with locals wo come here to enjoy a meal. We can recommend... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Madonna del ponte, 6, Balestrate, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Balestrate
  • Phone Number: +39 091 878 6158

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