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Da Francesco

Via San Pietro | Messina, 98050, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 983023
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
3 Mar 2017
“Good food, nothing special”
24 Sep 2016
“Very good food, nice staff”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via San Pietro | Messina, 98050, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate lunch and one pasta was good another not so good. We were there on May, so it wasn't during a high season but despite that service was poor and unpolite. No smile and we felt that we weren't welcomed. Food and service were...More

Thank Mika E
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

It's a good restaurant, near the ferry dock.. nothing special, normal prices, relaxed atmosphere....

Thank mahme
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Good food at fair prices - not exciting, but delicious down to earth Italian food as you'd like it to be!

Thank Frederick09876
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We went there during a boat trip to Stromboli and hoped, based on the good reviews, to have a nice lunch there. But we were poorly disappointed. The staff just threw two menus on our table - no warm welcome. We're not able to provide...More

1  Thank Franzi1122
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We went there various times both for lunch and dinner. The staff is very helpful, just ask for the freshest fish they have (catch of the day) and it will be great. Also pasta dishes are very good, and they have a good wine list....More

Thank EdwinBo
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great lunch Of wine and pasta and great view. Staff very nice and very nice environment. Went back for dinner. Only thing knocking down place is the fish was good but not exceptional

Thank edv08402
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

To be fair, we arrived early after a long day of travel and we were hungry. The service was friendly and helpful. The seafood antipasto was good but not great. Gli spaghetti alla disgraziata were ok but not a large portion. The fish was again...More

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had eaten at Da Francesco on three visits to Panarea and each time we found it one of our best meals during our entire vacation. We gladly returned last week, and were quite disappointed. I see that the reviews remain high so I assume...More

Thank Basiluzzo
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful lunch during our trip, and will definitely be returning. The food, service and ambiance were great, in addition to the beautiful views of the sea from our table.

Thank Ms. Samantha G
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Solid, consistent and reliable restaurant. Not the best food we had on our honeymoon (competition was strong) but, the overall package was great. Nice people, good service, great setting and view, lovely food, fantastic value for money and, all-in-all, a very enjoyable experience. I would...More

Thank John William B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Pietro | Messina, 98050, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Panarea
  • Phone Number: +39 090 983023
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