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Piazza Santa Domenica 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24198
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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18:00 - 00:00
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Woodbury, Connecticut
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great dishes for lunch, best Linguine and small clams that I have ever had anywhere. My wife's family is from Montemaggiore Belsito & Valledolmo, Sicily. The food here was some of the best of our trip, great staff. welcoming and great interaction. We had a great bottle of wine, Palari Faro vtge 2008, a local Mt Etna wine, I would... More 

Thank James K
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just back from a recent holiday in Taormina. We ate 3 times in La Botte. Menu was varied. Prices very good and service was excellent, especially Daniela. I would really recommend this restaurant, it has everything you could wish for. It is no wonder that a lot of locals eat there. Thanks for some very enjoyable meals.

Thank starmcs
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here to grab something for lunch. The spaghetti carabanara was too salty and suspect not made with egg. We had to wait for our food as other tables received their food before us when they arrived later . The spaghetti with clams was 18 euros and too al dente and was overpriced for the portion size . Staff... More 

Thank MBLonUk
Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot recommend anyone to go there!! The staff is really unprofessional with one waiter, and two more staff the just walked around and looked like bosses. We got our drinks in time but hade to wait for well over 40 minutes for our food!! People that came in after us got there food before us, so I asked were... More 

Thank ChristofferT86
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spotted this place on our first day and couldn't book for 1st eve as it was fully booked on Saturday eve. It's obviously frequented by Italian and International famous folks with the photos on the walls. The kids shared half a portion of pasta which was plenty. No kids menu like many places we've been too - not a... More 

1 Thank Philip D
Baku, Azerbaijan
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the best restaurant in Taormina. Food is fresh and delicious. Pizza is amazing. Big range of fish and meat dishes. Very good wine list. Wherever i have been i always try to taste local wines. Sicilian white Santagostino 2012 comes perfect with a local fish. The restaurant is a family run enterprise and the whole family is working there... More 

Thank Aziz0209
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1,021 reviews
436 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 396 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We wandered into this restaurant at 9.30 pm on a Sunday night in February. It was empty but we were served and had an excellent pizza and two glasses of house red wine. The staff were pleasant and tolerant.

Thank susanwalsh
Warsaw, Poland
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The place attracs tourist with the photos on the wall with variety of celibrities that ate there. We gave it a try...unfortunately it was nothing special. The prices are relatively high, we ordered spagetti and pizza - to be honest I can give it only 3/5 stars...and we paid for these two meals 30 Euros...

Thank pawelek8812
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59 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely soup and focacia on a cold winter day. Friendly staff, large space and warm hearty food. Recommended.

Thank drsteward
Canada & Israel
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136 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 487 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Perhaps we were there too early, about 7 PM, but we were the only ones in this large restaurant and the atmosphere was a bit strange. The pizza though was good - priced a bit high but it was bigger and was made in the oven at one end of the place.

1 Thank Life-is-an-Adventure

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Santa Domenica 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24198
Tipical Sicilian dishes, fresh fish, pasta, pizza

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?