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L'Arco Trattoria

Piazza Corrado Rizzone 11, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
+39 0932 942727
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“tripe” (2 reviews)
“risotto” (4 reviews)
“family run” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Piazza Corrado Rizzone 11, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Sunday lunch time The owner is lovely , the food fantastic and a genuine experience The police must eat there a lot , there's stuff all over the walls The anti pasta is a must and the pasta excellent A must...More

Thank yeti151
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We found the restaurant on TripAdvisor and our expectations corresponds to the ratings. Good local food with relatively low prices. The service was friendly and fulfilled all requests.

Thank GrandTour818066
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

The trattoria has a family feel. The waiters very friendly and the menu in English is available. The food was freshly prepared and tasted well. Good price to quality.

Thank ensam971
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We went with friends to eat at this family run trattoria. Very good food for great value for money. I had stewed tripe

Thank GeorgeW1952
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Recommended by hotel. Unassuming, smallish trattoria. What I would call rustic/ home cooked food. Locals eat there (including 6 big police boys with guns!), couples and families. It seems most dishes are freshly cooked and whilst personally adventurous I was steered to good choices -...More

1  Thank dazler01
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Unbelievable: Our grilled codfish was as stiff as rubber, I ordered "L'Arco potatoes" and they brought me 6 uncooked slices...not to talk about Tagliatelle with shellfish (uncooked, poorly topped). 17 euros each....unheard of...In the Bronx I ate better than here...

Thank Federico P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We were recommended this traditional Modica trattoria for its excellent food and it did not disappoint. The staff were very helpful and friendly especially Francesco. The whole experience from start to finish was awesome and we will be definitely back again when we return to...More

Thank antegocritic
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Our hotel receptionist recommended this restaurant. It is well situated in Modica Bassa. We had a delicious meal. Both chose different risottos which were cooked to order and perfect. The main courses and vegetables were also excellent. This is a small restaurant with a "Nonna"...More

Thank Agnes J
Reviewed 17 May 2017

What a wonderful hidden gem. We spent a month in Italy and this was the only place we came back to eat a second time. The food is simple and rustic, absolutely authentic. Far from fine dining, it is more like the food you would...More

1  Thank 123Kristy
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Local trattoria with no tourists, low prices, friendly hosts, incredible food: Must try their gelatina (it's not on the menu, but ask for it) Very tasty home-made pasta (lolli) with pistachio Tasty trippa Good house wine

Thank David G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Corrado Rizzone 11, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Modica
  • Phone Number: +39 0932 942727
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