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Il Mercato

Corso Umberto Primo n. 34, 97014, Ispica, Sicily, Italy
+39 0932 951632
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
“old market” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Corso Umberto Primo n. 34, 97014, Ispica, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I saw this restaurant on a program called 4 Ristorante con Alessandro Borghese and was excited to go. I reserved a table for Easter sunday. I have to say I was extremely disappointed.Firstly we arrived and the waiter did not have our name on the...More

Thank Piera G
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The music (piano play) was a bit loud and it is in the corner of the old market place. The waiter is very good and friendly, his chef a bit of a macho man and more a drill instructor than a team with the very...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here after finding it on trip advisor, ans must say it was excellent. A beautiful building perfect for a splendid evening, the menu was varied and offered a great range of options both seafood and meat. Best of all was Federico our waiter...More

Thank Dominic H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The dramatically high ceilings, columns and airy whitewashed ambience of this restaurant give it an almost operatic beauty: it must have been one of the more elegant indoor markets of the province of Ragusa. Our table was secluded in a bottle-lined side room, where we...More

Thank nisha09
mercato locanda l, Proprietario at Il Mercato, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Dear Nishia, Thank you very much for your kind message. We are happy to have you with us and glad to know that you appreciated all of your visit at Mercato di Ispica. Looking forward to meeting you again here, we wish you to enjoy...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

The restaurant is situated in the center of the town, in a rather imposant and romantic surrounding. It offers very delicious seafood, excellent service. Tasty desserts. I recommend for all gourmands.

Thank gertikalmar
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Interesting building, a large sitting area in the center, great for a drink, and a resturante to one side. Very nice and helpful staff. Had a very good meal here, pizza , but lots of other choices. Also a shop selling local produce . Bought...More

Thank PennyOscarson
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Really look forward to trying the menu another time. What a brilliant location - with its tall ceilings and fringe local wine and oils counters around the outside. Quite close to the centre also.

Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant's food, decor and atmosphere is great. Mr. Salvo and Mrs. Golnaz really good host and friendly. We are happy know to they. I think there is the best restautant in Ispica.

Thank Selin Ö
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We had a days menu (1x fish and 1 x meat), including wine, for a very reasonable price. Mr. Salvo explained the dishes and recommended a lovely desert (see pictures) We had a great time.

Thank Ijvelz
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I picked the restaurant soley off of trip advisor. Was completely surprised. Superb service, wonderfull food and the experience of being a guest and not just a customer. If you are in this town, place this restaurant on the top of your list on places...More

Thank Michael B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$57
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Umberto Primo n. 34, 97014, Ispica, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Ispica
  • Phone Number: +39 0932 951632
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