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Vecchia Aci

Via Lancaster 2 | Catania -Sicilia, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 604430
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Lancaster 2 | Catania -Sicilia, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

If you are around Acireale this is a very good place to eat. Ideally you make a reservation so you won't be disappointed.

Thank Mark Edward M
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

We hope that your advice will be appreciated by other tourists like you infinite thanks

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Very well situated and friendly staff. Food is exquisite. I highly recommend this place and the house wine is really good. Thank you Vecchia Aci 😁

Thank Mark C
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for appreciating our food and our welcome. We look forward to you soon.

Reviewed 15 July 2016

We were in Acireale for two days as part of a Sicilian Wine and Food Tour with Esplora. Our tour manager took us to the Vecchia Aci two nights running for dinner. Both nights the restaurant was very busy and most of the customers were...More

Thank charlie_brown123
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016
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I ask forgiveness for the bad English writing, we are very happy that you found yourself well in our pizzeria...More

Reviewed 22 June 2016

Really good food in a warm, inviting atmosphere. We went to this family-owned restaurant with locals and their teenage son and he ordered French fries with mayo and I have to say that those were the best potatoes I've ever eaten in my life. I...More

Thank Kay M
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016
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Grazie per gli elogi fatti al nostro ristorante, siamo contente che Vi siate trovati bene e che il cibo sia...More

Reviewed 12 April 2015

Went to this restaurant due to reviews on TripAdvisor and was not disappointed, simple yet delicious Italian food, reasonably priced. Happy to accept fussy eaters who require cheese less pizzas too!

1  Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

What a great place!! The ambiance is really Sicilian style the food is very good and the waitress was very nice and spoke good English. They also have some special Sicilian beers which are delicious. A place to go!More

Thank Michael R
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2015
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Non possiamo prenderci sempre tutti i meriti...... per il cibo sì ma.....per l'atmosfera, dobbiamo anche noi ringraziare gli ARTISTI ACESI...More

Reviewed 10 October 2014

We had a very nice lunch on a rainy day... Freshly made tasty food served with a smile, plentiful portions, nice wine and laid-back reastaurant atmosphere. Very reasonably priced. Recommended :)))

Thank Alessandra210266
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Great variety of food - reasonably priced and good friendly service! Had to return 2 more times after first visit we enjoyed it so much!

Thank JACP90
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2015
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Sarà la vostra tappa obbligata ogni volta che tornerete in Sicilia????? promesso?????

Reviewed 19 September 2014

After wrestling with GPS on small roads near Acireale, we drove to the centro and happened upon this piazza with a couple of pizzerias. We chose Vecchia Aci, and did not regret it. Having seen me park next to the piazza, the servers kindly suggested...More

Thank Charles D
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2015
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Quando hai trovato posti belli dove dormire e dove mangiare ops....la vacenza è finita PAZIENZA ottimo motivo per ritornare

Reviewed 29 August 2014

Acireale is not an easy place to holiday as an English speaker but this restaurant was both friendly and the food was well prepared and tasty. The five of us ate outside in the park setting for the restaurant and all of us enjoyed our...More

Thank Dharugtraveller
vecchia-aci, Proprietario at Vecchia Aci, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2014
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Essere apprezzati da turisti di altre nazioni è esilarante..aver appagato i vostri palati è stato per noi un vero piacere....More

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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lancaster 2 | Catania -Sicilia, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Acireale
  • Phone Number: +39 095 604430
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Description
In the heart of the historic city of Acireale, just a stone's throw from the extraordinary pearls of the Baroque Aegean, originates "Vecchia Aci". One of the oldest Acesi inns, our kitchen wisely revisits the tastes of true Sicilian tradition, focusing on quality with top quality products. "You will be welcomed with primordial solicitude and kindness." We are young Sicilian entrepreneurs who blindly believe in the hospitality of their own restaurant, focusing on the great uniqueness of the flavors of Sicilian gastronomy. "Vecchia Aci" has an indoor hall with a capacity of 70 seats and only in the summer, an outdoor with 100 seats
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