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La Spelonca

Via Recanati Marciapiede Holidey 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 54146
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (16 reviews)
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Recanati Marciapiede Holidey 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is great. The owner is a Danish lady who has been living in Sicily for over 40 years. She speaks 7 languages(we asked) and welcomes everyone in their native tongue. The atmosphere is really nice and the food is gorgeous with generous portions....More

Thank IndianaDee
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We ate a very good meal here on evening - marinated sardines with fresh rocket followed by lasagne with insalata misto for me; and my companion had parma ham and melon starter and then a thin crispy pizza almost overwhelmed by shell fish. All very...More

Thank RosemaryKellyKane
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had a few drinks in this bar and spent a pleasant hour in here. The staff are very pleasant and friendly.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We ate dinner here after a long day of touring in Taormina. We ate late as we had a late lunch that day. None of us were really hungry but I decided to have a pizza which I found to be very good. We all...More

Thank plasmid
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Naxos late afternoon after a challenging travel day. Our greeting at the front gate of this restaurant was a beam of happiness. The owner greeted us and immediately proposed a glass of prosecco which was just what we all needed. We dined...More

Thank cheesypapa
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

First of all the home away from home is not the thing for me. Even though the owner is danish and likes to bring it up in conversation it is not the thing I'm looking for as a finn in the italy. But then again...More

Thank Antti V
Reviewed 6 September 2017

During a weeks stay we ate here three times. Attentive yet relaxed service. Food was lovely every time and we felt better quality and more delicious then the other eateries we tried. Pasta dishes tasty, steak delicious and seafood lovely. Would not hesitate to return...More

Thank Kerry G
Reviewed 1 September 2017

No one can tell me that I have to experience all the other restaurants, or something new every evening, just because I'm on holiday! I wanted pizza! I found La Spelonca! I loved the pizza (aptly named Etna), and the lively atmosphere of the place....More

Thank CeciliaOnTheMove
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This was the best restaurant we found in our 2-week holiday because of the atmosphere, staff, food and the restaurant itself. We were so happy everytime we left from there.

Thank Sonja R
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, the staff are really friendly and so hospitable, the two owners played the guitar to all whom dined, wonderful experience.

Thank katherinelucy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Recanati Marciapiede Holidey 8, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 54146
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