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La Cisterna del Moro

Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23001
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (17 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“sardines” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I came with my family to eat lunch here. It was terrible. We had pizza and it was really bad, it was soggy with parts of it very hot and parts cold it was like it was reheated rather than cooked. We also took brushcetta...More

Thank Linzy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal, friendly staff & good value. Real little find, simple but perfect for a family dinner with teenagers.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really good, we enjoyed every last bite, the price was reasonable all in all 10/10, will definitely go back during my stay in Taormina :)

Thank rena_mike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You pay for what you get in life, food ok but not fantastic - the view out of the back is 50% wonderful (ocean) 50% awful (next door restaurant air conditioning units). The lasagna al Norma was very poor however mussels good - the seafood...More

Thank tommytandoor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The good was ok but the service not so much. The service felt rushed and they didn't bring our change, albeit it was two euros, the client should have the right to choose the tip, particularly when service is included in the check.

Thank Ioana I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While the view was beautiful, they wouldn't let us sit on the veranda even though dinner service wouldn't be for another 2-3 hours minimum. The service was average. No one was rude, but no one stood out. The drinks were priced fairly given the location....More

Thank jgiorgianni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely terrible. Various different plates were ordered - from sea food to chicken to beef. Nothing had flavor, except for the steak which was inedible. We had ordered the squid ink pasta, which despite its black color, had no hint of sea food and was...More

Thank sarahfdcm
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant entrance is right on Corso Umberto but you have to find the sign, go down a little path and find the entrance. The sign said open but the man inside said he wasn't ready. Another man overheard him and said no, no you...More

Thank Texas123_7
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This little cafe on the side of the mountain in Messina is the perfect spot to stop and refresh in the midst of shopping and sight seeing. Free wifi too!

Thank Spadafino
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Location is perfect , really central . Staff are efficient and friendly . My main course was gorgeous however starters left a lot to be desired .

Thank Tashavella
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 23001
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