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Le Desir Piquant

Via Quattro Novembre 59, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 53063
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tuna” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“farfalle” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Quattro Novembre 59, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This place wasn’t recommended and we only came to it because this pizza place 5 minutes away could not give us a table. I have read some of the negative reviews and I am surprised as we thought it was excellent. So much so, we...More

Thank SDWStuart
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We went here on the first night of our stay having been recommended it by a local. We hadn't booked and there was a bit of fuss about that but we were led to a table on the sea side section of the restaurant bang...More

Thank annegelia77
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been there for lunch attracted by the amazing seafront view. Food was fresh and good, service fast and gentle. 30€/person with a prosecco, 3 courses myself and 2 my wife, wine, water and coffee. Recommended.

Thank Giuseppekolucci
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We went to this nice little restaurant yesterday for dinner, due to the many positive feedbacks here on tripadvisor. We got a table with a great seaview. The ambance is rather simple and the restaurant is a bit outside the city center of Giardini Naxos....More

Thank Reiner G
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Everything has been said... the location is perfect and the waiters are nice... but not very efficient! Concerning the food: my fresh fish was burn and served with flat salad and a half potato! When I showed the staff that the fish was burn, I've...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We came 11 people at 9pm and it was no problem at all. The staff was kind, and the food was tasty and delicious. Nice location right next to the ocean!

Thank Frederik L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Stayed in Giardini Naxos from 18th to 28th June and ate dinner here at least three times. Didn't rate the steak too much but the grilled prawns could represent Sicily at the Olympics and my top favourite was the Fish and Sea Food (photo added)....More

Thank Donald2002
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Sadly we did not get to try the food as we were shown to our table but was twice told to wait. We did not get asked for drinks whilst sat at table for at least 10 minutes. We proceeded to walk out which I...More

Thank Pvbsc1
Reviewed 13 June 2017

As a result of our latest visit I am afraid I have to withdraw my earlier positive remarks. Inattentive, almost amateurish service, uninspired kitchenwork; the raw seafood platter creating healthproblems the following day. Maybe it was just the odd night when everything goes the wrong...More

1  Thank dieterlue
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We found this restaurant on our first night. The main seating area is across the road from the restaurant itself and gives a fantastic view of the sea. The prices were very reasonable and the food quality was good. The staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Watty2263
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Quattro Novembre 59, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 53063
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