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il Locandiere

Via Don Luigi Sturzo 59 | Centro Storico, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
+39 0933 58292
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“cannoli” (10 reviews)
“couscous” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Via Don Luigi Sturzo 59 | Centro Storico, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

After struggling to find a restaurant as they all seem tucked away we popped in to see if il Locandiere could accommodate us for dinner. We were quickly shown to a table and the efficient waiter asked if would like some water excellent start. The...More

Thank sgstark
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we first stepped into the restaurant for lunch, we were curtly told "we only serve seafood here" by presumably the owner. Having been to Restaurant Coria the night before, everything that followed just could not even match up. We ordered a la carte and...More

1  Thank Angel A
MARIO C, Proprietario at il Locandiere, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Grazie per averci paragonato ad un ristorante stellato che conosciamo, ammiriamo e rispettiamo. Ciò nonostante vorrei sottolineare che le due...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm generally not given to hyperbole and can say with confidence that you will not be disappointed. The flavors were fresh, interesting, and delicious. Try not to miss this family run gem.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is an excellent reason to come to Caltagirone. It is by far the best fish restaurant I visited for many years. The food is delicious and the service is perfect and friendly. We ordered the fix menu with appetizers and a pasta dish....More

1  Thank Yaron_RE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch during end of summer holidays. The food was excellent. Fresh fish and wonderful service. The antipasti selection was creative with quality products and was simple but outstanding. Surprising to find such high quality and fresh fish inland. I highly recommend il Locandiere.

Thank Ashley U
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is worth a special trip to Caltagirone, which is what we did. A chef with such passion is a rare find. The chef explained that he only cooks fish. The lovely waiter recommended the 25 euro lunch special. It includes four appetizers and...More

Thank hartmank
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We follow the suggestion of the Maitre to taste the starters menu. Fresh fish of great quality served with care and attention to details. Great experience.Thank you

Thank Michele A
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Have been to this restaurant a Cooke of times and my friends are regulars. Pre orders the cured seafood starter and go hungry- there is a lot of interesting fish. Nice pasta Great wine recommendations from Sicily. Very reasonably priced

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best dinners we have ever had. Tasting menu is at the photos. Its a real experience. Bravo to kitchen and service👏🏻👏🏻

Thank Sina G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

ate there the 2 nights we were in Caltagirone, and would have had sunday lunch also but it was full. The massive appetizer for 2, a meal in itself, featured delicious raw and cooked fish...we had to beg them to stop bringing dishes. The vino...More

Thank rzberger
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Don Luigi Sturzo 59 | Centro Storico, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Caltagirone
  • Phone Number: +39 0933 58292
Description
Il Locandiere è un piccolo Ristorante di pesce a gestione famigliare con pochi posti a sedere e si trova in pieno centro storico di Caltagirone in Via Luigi Sturzo n.59 a pochi passi dalla famosa Scalinata e dalla Piazza principale, proprio di fronte il Palazzo della Magnolia. Il Locandiere, ormai da più di 11 anni, propone alla sua clientela ed ai viaggiatori, una cucina tradizionale siciliana esclusivamente di pesce con alcune variazioni che ne esaltano il sapore senza tradire la tradizione.
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