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Al Giardino

Via Bagnoli Croci, 84, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 339 300 1720
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (79 reviews)
“shrimp” (14 reviews)
“minestrone” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via Bagnoli Croci, 84, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came for dinner following a recommendation. It was not a great experience. Our starter of fried ricotta balls was lovely, but that is the only positive. My fish was just about alright, my husbands pasta was awful. Over cooked prawns, and very few of them,...More

Thank lambley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here twice. Both times friendly staff and tasty food. It is located right across the middle gate of the beautiful Public Gardens. We had the ricotta fried balls (delicious), caponata, sword fish and pistachio pasta the first time, and baked eggplant and grilled...More

Thank Eliana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered ravioli with gorgonzola and pistacchio. Paid 12 euro for 5 raviolis. It was good, but nothing special. Service is good.

Thank Tedy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is excellent. The prices are very reasonable and the staff are attentive and friendly. The kitchen, visible, and ameniteis are very clean.

Thank Ballinpittle17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply a great meal after arriving from UK. I was unsure about shrimps with pistachio but it was fantastic. My partner had the cod in farro and said it was delicious. As you would expect, the tiramisu was excellent. Good fast service as well. Will...More

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we were ready to dine at a Michelin restaurant in this city, but being Monday, it was closed. Walked a few paces along the street and stumbled into a busy and a welcoming restaurant. Had ricotta filled rolls, home made pasta, one in...More

Thank gladtoassist
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Lovely restaurant, friendly and brilliant food and good value. Very clean inside and the menu was varied and reasonable.

Thank Sa H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I wanted to have calamari fritti one more time in Sicily because my other experiences were unforgettable. The calamari at Al Giardina was so hard to chew that i passed it to my husband who will eat almost anything. I asked for a mixed salad...More

Thank Tomas16
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant located a few blocks from our hotel. The staff was amazing, very knowledgeable,friendly and gratuitous. The food was fantastic. The tuna carpaccio was great, the caponata was one of the best we had and the sea beam in lemon sauce sublime. Also...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Three of us enjoyed a great dinner at Al Giardino. The food is really good, the service can't be faulted and the atmosphere is great. You should book a table in advance as this is a very popular restaurant. We saw many customers turned away...More

Thank Dot G
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Janice E
Do you take American Express credit card?
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Do you take American Express credit card?
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Sorry we paid cash but people were using cards! Not sure which ones!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bagnoli Croci, 84, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 339 300 1720
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