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Il Covo del Pirata

Via Vittorio Emanuele II 59, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“swordfish” (14 reviews)
“sea food” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Vittorio Emanuele II 59, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a table by a window overlooking the beach. Great setting, good service and tasty, reasonably priced food.

Thank Hallatonman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quality meals served by a friendly and efficient staff in a cosy atmosphere overlooking the sea. A varied menu with a good selection of local wines to enjoy at your own pace. Don't be put off by the name of this restaurant, it's not a...More

Thank ed_jackie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

View good. Shame about the food. The sauce looks like it came in a bottle and the pasta from a packet. Not what you expect in Sicily.

Thank eddiesalisbury
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this restaurant for the scenery from the balconies overlooking the bay . The decor is fantastic from the pirate themes and fish tanks to the great Sicilian food , the staff are friendly and attentive . Recommend highly .

Thank curvanord
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with some tables on the balcony looking over the beach at the sunset. The house carafe of white wine was a bargain at 7.5 euros. The seafood risotto was yummy and so was the melanzane parmigiano.

Thank Julielovesitaly
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Please, if you didn't order yet, get up and leave. The worst overpriced food i ever tasted in Italy. I regret every minute that I spent there.

Thank Dvl M
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Nice starter of basil, mozzarella and tomato but spaghetti bolognese was average. Service was good and views even from inside were pretty.

Thank JacquiB2012
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Lots of good but with caveats. Food obviously the main consideration was good but not exceptional. The sea bass first rate but the veal mediocre. Tiramisu tasted mass produced. Service was a mixture of very good but very rushed. Always felt like the table was...More

Thank jpm77
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Nice restuarant next to the medieval laundry. Pleasant inside and the window seats and small terrace onto the sea are stunning, especially as the sun goes down. The food is generally good and the choice is also good with suitable alternatives offered by the waiter....More

Thank Graham_Crieff
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We picked this restaurant by coincidence and so glad we did. We got a table on the balcony which was on the sea. The food was fantastic and those served fresh local cuisine. The staff were also friendly and recommend some great places to visit....More

Thank David D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele II 59, 90015 Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Cefalu
  • Phone Number: 0921922249
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