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La Taverna dell' Etna

Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 28868
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (28 reviews)
“spaghetti” (13 reviews)
“tuna” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Now I must preface this with the fact that I have been to Italy a total of 7 months since 1988. This restaurant has provided me with, hands down, the best two meals I have ever had in Italy. A home made fusili pasta in...More

Thank Bjjrtiac
Reviewed 5 days ago

We returned to this restaurant after visiting here 5 years ago. As great as we remember! I loved their mixed grilled fresh fish and my husband loved his seafood soup. Others in our group loved their pasta . Fresh, unique and delish ! Recommend this...More

Thank S.W.ONT.Traveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went twice in two days, delicious fresh food and quite original. The decomposes tiramisu is a must - delicious. Service is impeccable! Special thanks to our waiter - older guy :-)

Thank celinelaurentLeuven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing fresh pasta and seafood. Friendly welcoming staff. Stunning views of Mt Etna. Great price for such wonderful food.

Thank Smileytwit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our dinner here was an absolute highlight. The view is simply incredible and the food was authentic and generous. Service was warm and genuine we had such a wonderful experience we went back again.

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view you get from here is breathtaking. Food homemade and so unique. Yes off the beaten track with reasonable price and away from the crowd of Taormina. Highly recommended. If you book early ask to be seated on the balcony!!!! Just as an example...More

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best views to see from Caslte Mola,though booking ahead will guarantee a selective front row seat,we were still found a nice spot with terraced views calling in by chance. A very busy but efficient restaurant serving great pasta dishes

Thank vincentrichardson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty food at reasonable price. “Zuppa di pestce” and wine were verry good. Great view of Etna vulcano.

Thank Florentina C
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Our last day in Taormina was nicely rounded off with a splendid lunch on the terrace. Antonio and his colleagues made us very welcome and looked after us very well. We had enjoyed some great food throughout our stay in Taormina. and our lunch at...More

Thank JDTripAdv
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I went there with my wife. Based on My personal opinion, castelmola is a touristic place and in these places, when you enter inside a restaurant you are just a number. My review for this restaurant is as follows: Food 4/10 Price 3/10 Place/view 7/10...More

Thank Williamandsandra
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Castelmola
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 28868
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