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Via Luigi Pirandello 88, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 625502
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County Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We ate here twice during our week in Sicily and both times were superb. Lovely, attentive staff and amazing food. Slightly more expensive than your ordinary restaurant but well worth it.

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Thank Michele S
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Quite easily one of the best evenings I have had at dinner. The food was spectacular, and even that seems like an understatement. We had pasta stuffed with seafood, vegetarian lasagna and baked fish. The views from the restaurant over the bay are fantastic and the staff were friendly, professional and very funny. Thank you from "the Mongolians".

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Utterly disappointing after reading so many good reviews here. The food was so-so. Bland in some of them. The grouper fish dish wasn't cooked in the inside. I hope I don't get sick. The inside restaurant was completely empty and the maitre'd made us feel we r so lucky to get a table without reservation. Truth was it was not... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and wine in a beautiful setting. Service was both professional and friendly. Maitre d and Sommelier were excellent.

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Thank Adam T
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127 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had a nice dinner, with several variations of fish and seafood. The view is fantastic, unfortunately there is still lot of noise from the car’s crossing the street. The service was ok and adequate, but for sure not outstanding, but this was maybe because all the tables were sold out. The recomended Nero d’avola was outstanding!

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Thank severinw2017
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to Villa Antonio in three years. On both occasions my wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary. Prior to our first visit I asked Lina if she could arrange a yellow rose (my wife’s favourite flower) and a ‘little’ something special in order to celebrate our anniversary. I wasn’t disappointed for my wife was presented... More 

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1 Thank Doug W
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Went to Villa Antonio following some great write ups on here Not disappointed - they have set the bar very high for the rest of our stay! Excellent food, service and great location

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2 Thank KeithMans
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I found Villa Antonia on tripadvisor and I am super happy I did! Our main was the beef fillet which was absolutely fantastic. Overall it was a great evening with great service.

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1 Thank Ciaran B
Oxford, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to go to this restaurant by the concierge at Timeo and he was right; this is a very special place - excellent food - the chef/owner also is the chef at another 2 Michelin star restaurant and you can tell in the attention to detail. The Maitre'D spent 5 years working at Claridges and as you would... More 

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Thank Slim_Oxfordshire
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Torn by all the choices to have our wedding in Taormina , my husband and i made the Best decision ever and chose Villa Antonio. Let me start by talking about Lina , the lady in charge, one of the sweetest most professional women I've ever met (and she speaks french, bonus) we worked out the details of the entire... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Luigi Pirandello 88, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 625502
Description
Romantic restaurant with indoor heated pool and outdoor terrace with a spectacular view on Isola Bella.

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