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Le Macine

Via Stradale PIANOCONTE | Pianoconte, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 982 2387
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“octopus” (3 reviews)
“fish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Via Stradale PIANOCONTE | Pianoconte, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to Le Macine with a small group to learn the art of pizza making in their wood fired oven, and have the opportunity to make our own. What a great experience! After the demonstration each participant got to put their selected ingredients on...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Very helpful staff who were willing to help me choose a dish that suited my dietary requirements. Food was superb and loved the extras to start including bread, olives and another hot fried bite sized food that we couldn't name but very tasty! Very relaxed,...More

Thank Chelsea F
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This slow food restaurant is beyond description. A group of us walked to the restaurant and every bite was incredible. Lovely hosts. Wine produced on site. Fresh ingredients in the many courses. Just great

Thank ernieernie
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Visited in June with my wife. Hotel pick up and return by restaurant shuttle. Had a tour of the restaurant by the owner and his wife.Wonderful couple. An interesting museum collection of Sicilian and Eolian farming history inside the restaurant. We ate outside in the...More

Thank Toronto27
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice food, but prices not justified. Had been described as best restaurant on the island. Linen tablecloths, accompanied by plastic flowers. Perhaps trying to be ironic, but inclusion of a "McDonalds" pizza on the menu was bizarre. Flavours and textures of dishes that ought to...More

Thank ScotFish555
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Le Macine for a romantic meal out on our holiday. We got off to a flyer with a free shuttle ride to the restaurant and a beautiful stop off for photographs as the sunset. The building itself is beautiful and tables are in...More

Thank tannerjc
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Le Macine is a family owned restaurant outside the main downtown of Lipari and well worth the taxi drive. We had lunch there and wish we could have come back for dinner. The restaurant is beautiful, the food exceptional and the service impeccable. It is...More

Thank SanDiegoHummingbird
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have been struggling to find a good place to eat in Lipari. This restaurant was by far the best in Lipari. The octopus was generous and the salina wine a perfect match. Do not trust the bad comments and go there to enjoy a...More

Thank Flying_Data
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I'm a regular visitor to the island and always make time to visit Le Macine at least two or three times during my stays. Their fish, meat and pasta dishes are always of a high quality, and the family-run atmosphere really makes you feel like...More

Thank Eight-Bit-Guru
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We had heard good things about this place so stopped for lunch during an afternoon scooter ride. In addition to being treated to an impromptu accordion performance by another diner on holiday from Palermo, we enjoyed the single tastiest dish we had while in the...More

Thank Birdmann
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Stradale PIANOCONTE | Pianoconte, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 982 2387
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