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Gallo Cedrone

Via Alcide De' Gasperi 34, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 632045
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (20 reviews)
“pizza” (44 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Alcide De' Gasperi 34, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

I've been coming here for years. Maria and Riccardo are the best. Everything on the menu is so delicious - there is nothing that I wouldn't recommend!

Thank Jessica_P1996
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Warning - the individual pizzas are big enough for 2 people unless you are starving! The matriarch of the family is running the show and she makes sure her customers are happy. They shared with us an almond liquor at the end as a dessert....More

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly recommend this place. Family run. The bruschetta was really the best I have tasted. We just had a quick lunch there after walking from Taormina. Would love to go back and have evening dinner there.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

If you are looking for a quieter restaurant, not at the village center, the Gallo Cedrone is one that also offers a nice view of the Etna. The pizzas are good and they serve the local specialty almond milk and almond wine.

Thank Dino W
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Walk down from the main square towards Hotel Panorama and you will see this preety little trattoria on the right. Range of food which appears to be gone made from Pizza to tiramisu and everything in between. Good service fair prices and great view looking...More

Thank SteveTheAstonFan
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We loved the pastas as well as the pizzas. The restaurant is owned by a very friendly family. It became our cantine for our stay. Simple and great

Thank William M
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We've been there a couple of times during our long week holiday in Castelmola. Wonderful home cooked food and a brilliant host!

Thank Klaudia S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

A really friendly restaurant - simple food, well done and a view of Etna. We had a pizza and salad to share especially adapted - half fish and half vegetarian. Lovely bruschetta and Almond wine thrown in. Charming conversation with the Sicilian hosts

Thank 764andy
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Situated at the far end of Castelmola with great views towards Mt Etna. Dropped in to this fairly traditional and basic Trattoria for a quick lunch and drink. Couple of drinks and well filled Foccacia for less than E20 was good value. Owner/chef/waiter all in...More

Thank 1PeterH63
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, wonderful welcome and beautiful setting. Could you ask for more! Ask for pizza Paul the speciality.

Thank Jane B
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Questions & Answers
Andrea S
24 October 2017|
Response from Helen D | Reviewed this property |
As the restaurant is a family run affair I don't think there are special dishes that are gluten free. However, everything is fresh and homemade so I'm sure you would be able to find something that would suit.
30 July 2015|
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Response from DP234 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we were there for lunch and I don't know what time they close. Check their website and if closing hours aren't posted, maybe you can send them an email.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alcide De' Gasperi 34, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Castelmola
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 632045
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