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Antica Badia

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Piazza Badia, 9, 98025, Messina, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 952348
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

Antica Badia is a beautiful place and serves delicious food! The location of the restaurant is amazing: it's at a small square across a very old church and there are little lights everywhere. Very romantic and quiet. The food is delicious: Traditional Sicilian cuisine but with a modern twist. The people serving you are very kind and helpful. You have... More 

Thank Jenny F
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Great Food, Great Owner, thanks for the wonderfull time I spent in your restaurant! Hope to come back in the near future!

Thank Mery t
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 18 May 2014

Not only their food is excellent also the owners are such a lovely couple. Perfect hospitality, perfect music, perfect atmosphere, perfect wine and perfect dishes. Do not pass Messina without eating here!

Thank Sibel Aygün P
Messina, Italy
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2013 via mobile

The restaurant is cozy, and the staff is nice, friendly and informative. The owner, lover of old Sicilian recipes, serves unique, the result of extensive research by the freshest ingredients, the taste is amazing. Try their ice cream carrubba to close the meal.

Thank Antonio P
Shanghai, China
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

All I can say is WOW! We stumbled upon this restaurant after exploring the city for a few hours while we were in port. The menu has lots of seafood choices but we were informed that they weren't available yet because the boats hadn't come in yet (we were having lunch) so I'm sure what they were offering was incredibly... More 

Thank TamiNicole

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Badia, 9, 98025, Messina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Messina
  • Phone Number: +39 090 952348

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?