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Via Scalo 15, 98050 Malfa, Sicily, Italy
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Brisbane, Australia
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145 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The menu had only main dishes priced from €23-30, as well as a very expensive degustation menu. We chose one pasta dish and rabbit, expecting that would be all we would receive. We were advised to order some potatoes and vegetables as well, which were not on the menu, and we were glad we did so. Unexpectedly, we received several... More 

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New York City, New York
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The food and drinks here - we had a couple of cocktails and a five-course tasting menu - were good as befits the price range. The experience however was not great. We had no reservation and the restaurant was half empty, but we were told that it was fully booked that night and we could only sit in the bar... More 

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Boonton, New Jersey
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

The ambiance and food here are wonderful, however, if your looking for traditional sicilian food you won't find it here. Romantic setting for drinks and dinner.

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Bronx, New York
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

My wife and I stumbled upon this restaurant while staying on the Islands for a couple of days. You need to make a reservation beforehand. We were impressed with the service and outdoor atmosphere with lovely, relaxing music. Our sommelier picked out an excellent wine from the islands that paired perfectly with our dishes. For southern Italy and the islands... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

You get what you pay for and this hotel is true 'Mr and Mrs Smith' quality. Immaculate, friendly - Italian style-, attention to detail, stunning views (plus a roof top) and infinity pool facing Stromboli. If a little pretentious, and unapologetic when things go wrong ( taxi late and waiting for checkout bill). A special treat for 2 nights worth... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

We visited this restaurant for a special meal during our holiday and were not disappointed. The staff were excellent in their service. Whilst the bill was slightly expensive $105 Euros for the two of us, we felt that it was worth every euro as every course chosen was exquisite, not to forget the "little presents" appetisers, chocolates and malvasia. I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We had heard the Signum was a great restaurant but it is clear it depends what you choose. It didn't start well by the aggressive lightbulbs overhead but it was clear it was not an unusual request to ask them to remove the lightbulbs from the overhead lights above or table. I had a delicious starter of mixed raw fish.... More 

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Notts
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Not a cheap place to eat, but excellent food and outstanding service. We had a set menu, which was perfect for us and every course was delicious. The sommelier was very knowledgeable but also friendly and relaxed, and recommended a great local wine which was within our price-bracket. Highly recommended for a special occasion.

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London, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Six of us had the 7 course tasting lunch with accompanying wine - and ate on the terrace overlooking the islands. The food, fish in the main, was excellent and the wine flowed without a pause. Further bottles were opened readily when particularly good wines disappeared particularly quickly. In the middle of it all, Sergio came and announced with a... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

a very classy restaurant , i think worth a michelin star. Sergio the manager does an excellent job. The food in combination withe the wines is well thought of and the staff is very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Scalo 15, 98050 Malfa, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Isola di Salina  >  Malfa

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