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Donna Carmela

Contrada Grotte, 5, Riposto, Sicily, Italy
+39 348 595 2412
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
2 weeks ago
“Exotic luxury”
13 Jun 2017
“Between Volcano, Sea & Sky”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Contrada Grotte, 5, Riposto, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love everything, food, excellent wines and the pool 😍.The garden is beautiful and take you around the world. The staff were exceptional. We high recommend.

Thank Veronica W
Reviewed 14 June 2017

A stunning location with views of an azure Mediterranean sea in one direction and a dramatically smoking Etna in the other. The hotel and grounds are beautiful and the staff are excellent. Our room was well presented and we were looked after for our week's...More

Thank TruroNibbler
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stayed here for a week and had decided not to hire a car which was right for us. The setting is beautiful, the staff absolutely lovely, they cannot do enough for you and the provenance of the place is very interesting. The only comment...More

Thank DisgracefulTraveller
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We went here 4 times, and it was always a delight. The garden is beautiful, but the interior is stylish and lovely as well. The food is fantastic. Take care not to eat too much of the good bread at the outset! Portions are not...More

Thank Katrin T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed 2 nights. Nice, clean rooms -- we had a "hut" which was nice and modern. Superb service, very understanding and nice. Sore point was the noise. Avoid any room above number 25 as there is a train line nearby and if you sleep...More

Thank EdHopper
Reviewed 8 March 2017

WE thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Donna Carmela ,Food was extremely good service very friendly and the location is beautiful peaceful quite place .WE highly recommended

Thank Lina Z
Reviewed 1 March 2017

What a charming place and what charming people. The few minor problem we encountered were solved swiftly and in a very positive way. The restaurant serves delicious food mostly from their own land. The breakfast is also something to write home about. We loved being...More

Thank Viathou P
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed staying at Donna Carmela and the restaurant is a joy. Food is refined and extremely good, service is friendly and attentive and the location is beautiful. In short, this is a very good address, strongly to be recommended

Thank jrmparker
Reviewed 3 January 2017

A really exceptional restaurant. The food is exquisite, prepared with care and a combination of classical dishes with added Sicilian flavours. The wine list is impressive and the staff are knowledgeable and very helpful.

Thank mtvella
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The restaurant is beautiful and very quiet at lunch time. The food is excellent and prices are not very high. Great value. Highly recommended.

Thank Michael D
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Contrada Grotte, 5, Riposto, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Riposto
  • Phone Number: +39 348 595 2412
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