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Pizzeria Varo

Via d'Orville 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 628049
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (46 reviews)
“antipasti” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via d'Orville 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 471 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is a great alternative to the pricey restaurants on the main strip. We had searched for a place that the locals prefer and we were so glad we came upon this gem located on a beautiful side street. There are pages of unique...More

Thank dianev1020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Glad to have found this slightly off the beaten track joint in Taormina. Exceptional pizza. Novel and scrumptuous caponata, with the usual eggplant, tomatoes, peppers, and capers--but also potatoes and pine nuts. And luscious house red wine by the reasonable carafe. Well-priced and well-serviced. If...More

Thank semicolon1
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We love this place, we are Sicilians so we want to go somewhere not to touristy. The food is great. We had pizzas and they were very good

Thank GetMarriedInSicily
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We had a lunch with family during visit of Taormina. We ate Minestrone, pizza, pasta and lasagna and all dishes were too salty and absolutely not even to eat. I strongly recommend not to try this restaurant among all others in Taormina or around. I...More

Thank RBRNRN
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing wine Pizza salad and pasta! Marco took great care of us and spoke amazing English. He helped us decide what to eat and picked our wine and everything was FABULOUS! Sit outside it is so quant and off the path...More

Thank Robin K
Marchitto S, Proprietario at Pizzeria Varo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Really, thank you.... it's a pleasure for me reading this post...... i wait you again when you come back in Sicily.... Thank you

Reviewed 9 December 2016

Unfortunately my face is beginning to look like a pizza; red, lumpy and fat. However, when in Italy Pizza is one of the more cost effective ways of filling one's belly and so the diet will commence next week and I confidently predict 2017 will...More

1  Thank Slug01
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We had 3 nights here. We ate at Varo twice, having been referred by an Italian friend. Staff and owner are so attentive, food choices wonderful and very fresh. We loved the asparagus soup, the thin pizzas, the antipasti tray looked scrumptious though we didn't...More

Thank Kristine M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

located off the main street, , in a small quiet piazza - good pizza, good service! Enjoyed the ambience and food.

Thank cjcruzer2014
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped by this restaurant on our last night in Taormina as we were looking for a place a bit off the main street. They have a fantastic patio set up in the courtyard just off the main street, which you can easily locate (it...More

1  Thank AlbertaBound0
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

These guys put so much cheese on their pizzas. But if you like that you won't be disappointed. The atmosphere is nice, in a square off the main part of Taormina but well signposted. Calamari was nice and served with a small side of vegetables....More

Thank Melissa S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via d'Orville 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 628049
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