Don't bother with this place. Fish was poorly prepared and not fresh. All dishes are way overpriced.
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We first went to this restaurant by accident - the villa company we'd used had completely messed up the booking for the private chef for my 50th, and had to scramble to get our (rather large) party accommodated. I was somewhat grumpy with them; my...More
We went down to Santa Maria La Scala specifically to eat fish by the sea. we walked by this restaurant planning to dine at another restaurant close by, however the waiter at the other restaurant dryly told us that he had no place for us...More
Went for lunch in Santa Maria la Scala. When reviewing the ratings on TripAdvisor we asked for seats at a different restaurant. They "would" not accommodate us with seats outside so we decided to visit Tratoria Scalo Grande! We were accepted with open arms and...More
Fish does get any fresher than in a Sicilian fishing village. Cooked simply and presented nicely . We enjoyed the cozze ( mussels) as a starter and then pompano & prawns . The linguini with scampi had a lovely sauce but the scampi were very...More
Had a wonderful dinner. The owner is very accommodating but if you don't understand/speak at least a little italian the language barrier could present a problem. Food is expertly prepared. Choices in the off season are limited to the catch of the day but you...More
We (couple of 33 years) have travelled to Sicily 4 times and this retaurant is still our favorite seafood restaurant across the island. The food (especially the freshness of the food), the service, the location & view could not be any better. This restaurant is...More
we went for lunch and we left in the waiter hands and we didn't went wrong it was superb and so very fresh
This is the best fish dinner we have ever had in our life. Carmello is a fantastic host, who helped us through the evening. The antipasti are excellent, and the grilled fresh fish are wonderful. We ended it all with some homemade semi freddo.