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Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 24226
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 15 min
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I went to the restaurant last week for my birthday. We booked from Australia 4 weeks earlier. It was a cool night so we ate inside. The food was great. The sword fish and chicken dishes were fine but not outstanding. The...More

Thank Mhannan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate on the outside patio. Unfortunately, our table was about 2feet away from a parked vehicle...which was in-romantic. The kind server offered to move us to another table when one came available. We had already settled in and didn't move. The food was good, and...More

Thank Gillian O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Six of us ate there for dinner. The owners were very friendly and looked after us well. The octopus main course was especially good.

Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a great traditional meal with wonderful and welcoming service at an incredibly reasonable price in Ortiga/Siracusa, this is it. The brothers, Francesco & Guiseppe have got it absolutely right. Keep the frills to an absolute but essential minimum so that you can...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Informal outside seating, very friendly and quick service. Great tasty food (excellent fish dishes) - and very reasonably priced.

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like many I read the rave reviews online and just had to try. The Alfresco only seating was fine by me in the evening as it was still nearly 30 degrees, the tables and chairs were fine and comfortable. You’d never realise it was there...More

Thank mrjoliver1968
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just lovely hospitality and lovely food. The setting is oddly in a car park but with tables huddled together the atmosphere was great. Highly recommended

Thank AnonWilts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nine tables set outside the restaurant, under canvas, next to the sea wall, in view of the castle and surrounded by parked cars. The welcome by the brothers who run this restaurant was genuine, as was their busyness and constant attention to all their guests....More

Thank chrispb01
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Our fantastic hotel Borgo Pantona recommended us this restaurant and it was indeed price/quality very good. If you add a friendly waiter, a very reasonable price for very good food, a nice view and away from the crowd (so ver relaxing) you have the perfect...More

Thank petertrappeniers
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The place is on the waterside and has a nice view and breeze in the evening. The food is very nice, comes fast and the plates look amazing. The staff is also very nice and friendly. We had a very nice dinner, one of the...More

Thank Stefan D
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katya c
26 October 2016|
Response from Francesco M | Property representative |
Hi, yes we don't have any problems for late lunch and also for gluten free menu. If you only can tell us how many people, we can reserve the table for you. Waiting your reply, regards Giuseppe
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 24226
  • E-mail
aLevante is a restaurant overlooking the Ortigia seafront in front of the Maniace castle. The owners Francesco & Gipi will be happy to welcome you on a terrace and propose you the original dishes, full of perfumes and flavors of Sicily and Mediterranean sea revisited by the Chef Igor and desserts everyday prepared by Christine. Booking is recommended.
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