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Pizzeria Varo

) #65 of 216 Restaurants in Taormina €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Via d'Orville 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 628049
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (47 reviews)
“antipasti” (5 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via d'Orville 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We wanted a restaurant that was away from the hustle and bussle (sp) of the main street in Taormina and we found Pizzeria Varo. We both had Sea Bass (Spigolo?) and it was expertly de-boned infront of us. We only had the one course, with...More

Thank Wolfie_Bill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restauration in Taormina 😍. We've been here two times and we will came back tomarrow. The Staff here is PERFETTO ! Food is PERFETTO ! Vine is PRRFETTO ! Everything is PERFETTO ! We love this place.

Thank Joanna Ł
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again trying to get away from the main strip we looked on here and saw reasonable reviews for pizzeria Varo. While looking at the menu a Sicilian old lady came up to us and from what we understood of her Italian said she used to...More

Thank Pechster71
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a great alternative to the pricey restaurants on the main strip. We had searched for a place that the locals prefer and we were so glad we came upon this gem located on a beautiful side street. There are pages of unique...More

Thank dianev1020
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Glad to have found this slightly off the beaten track joint in Taormina. Exceptional pizza. Novel and scrumptuous caponata, with the usual eggplant, tomatoes, peppers, and capers--but also potatoes and pine nuts. And luscious house red wine by the reasonable carafe. Well-priced and well-serviced. If...More

Thank semicolon1
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We love this place, we are Sicilians so we want to go somewhere not to touristy. The food is great. We had pizzas and they were very good

Thank GetMarriedInSicily
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We had a lunch with family during visit of Taormina. We ate Minestrone, pizza, pasta and lasagna and all dishes were too salty and absolutely not even to eat. I strongly recommend not to try this restaurant among all others in Taormina or around. I...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing wine Pizza salad and pasta! Marco took great care of us and spoke amazing English. He helped us decide what to eat and picked our wine and everything was FABULOUS! Sit outside it is so quant and off the path...More

Thank Robin K
Marchitto S, Proprietario at Pizzeria Varo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Really, thank you.... it's a pleasure for me reading this post...... i wait you again when you come back in Sicily.... Thank you

Reviewed 8 December 2016

Unfortunately my face is beginning to look like a pizza; red, lumpy and fat. However, when in Italy Pizza is one of the more cost effective ways of filling one's belly and so the diet will commence next week and I confidently predict 2017 will...More

1  Thank Slug01
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We had 3 nights here. We ate at Varo twice, having been referred by an Italian friend. Staff and owner are so attentive, food choices wonderful and very fresh. We loved the asparagus soup, the thin pizzas, the antipasti tray looked scrumptious though we didn't...More

Thank Kristine M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via d'Orville 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 628049
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