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La Scala

Scala Santa Maria del Monte 8 | Telephone +39 0933 57781, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
+39 0933 57781
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Scala Santa Maria del Monte 8 | Telephone +39 0933 57781, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fairly nice restaurant in Caltagirone with reasonable prices. We were looking for pizza for lunch. The name of the restaurant includes pizzeria so we went in. The menu has pages of pizza. When we were ready to order we were told no pizza at lunch....More

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is just a good, reasonable eatery where the staff are pleasant. We actually wanted a simple pizza for lunch as we were due to eat a gastronomic meal in Il Conte Nero in Scoglitti that evening. However pizzas are off at lunchtime at this...More

Thank InspectorLeStrade
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with excellent service and portions. Pasta is very fresh and quick. Speak English, patient, and helpful. At the beginning of the steps.

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Located on the base of the staircase, Caltagirone´s most famous attraction a small door opens to a great typical Italian trattoria. The service is very professional and attentive and the menu has a wide variety of dishes. I had the "trafia" a delicious pasta with...More

Thank LuizCV
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stopped for lunch at this busy restaurant on the 26 of December, the a la carte menu was not available and therefore they presented us a set menu with simple dishes and a very limited choice (three pasta and three meats dishes as main...More

Thank Maurizio M
Reviewed 1 January 2016

May be it was because of the December period, but I would not feel like going back. Pasta was too rich (fat) and house wine tasted like red grape juice. Unfortunately. May be better at lunch-time.

Thank Pearl49
Reviewed 4 November 2015

La Scala is directly entered from the huge staircase that is Caltagirone's main attraction. We figured it would be a tourist trap, but we were wrong. The homemade pastas were excellent, especially the Sicilian pestos (these feature pistachios, wild fennel, and whatever the restaurant offers)....More

Thank jerseyjazz
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Very close to the Staircase, frequented by locals which is always a good sign. Lovely food, atmosphere and wine

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We had a great dinner here after walking around in Caltagirone. Food was superb and the wines that came with it were excellent. Highly recommended!

Thank rve17071968
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We stayed in Caltagirone for 9 days and came twice here for pizza, on the first night tired from a long drive, on recommendation of our host. The entrance situation does not inspire confidence, the main restaurant room is not the most cosy you have...More

Thank Katharina K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scala Santa Maria del Monte 8 | Telephone +39 0933 57781, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Caltagirone
  • Phone Number: +39 0933 57781
Description
On website above, look near bottom for "Where to Eat" Also see http://www.siciliano.it/citta-ristoranti.cfm?citta=caltagirone&StartRow=1
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