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Il Tempio di Athena

Via Santa Teresa 13/15 | Ortygia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 090580
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (27 reviews)
“fritto misto” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Teresa 13/15 | Ortygia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Our group walked to the restaurant from our hotel. The staff was very helpful and the meal was good. We saw a lot of local people eating in this restaurant.

Thank william Y
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Tempio di Athena is a rather formal-looking restaurant near the Arethusa fountain and the art museum. It turns out to be an amazing find, with great food and wine at about 2/3 the prices of comparable restaurants in Ortigia. Our friends had the fish soup,...More

Thank jerrywas
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and excellent service! The staff is very friendly and service- minded and it is a great place to eat with children as well. We can recommend this restaurant warmly to everyone who wants to enjoy traditional Italian cuisine.

Thank JanetLindstroem
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous dinner here at a very good price. A free offering of bruschetta then orange salad to start with then fresh pasta dishes full of flavour and a large serve. Next a free wee dessert offering followed by delicious almond praline. We...More

Thank Kiwidreamer
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I had a very nice meal of Pasta with Scampi, which was a huge dish of way more than I could eat. In addition, The waiters brought a free small Bruschetta and some grilled vegetable prior to the main course. After dinner, they brought a...More

Thank caribsail
Reviewed 26 September 2017

service: the staff went out of their way to accomodate us. when I made the reservation I failed to mention that we wanted to dine inside, since my friend has allergies to dust and it was windy. when we arrived they told us that the...More

Thank lososos62
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband are vegetarians and this place offered us not only great food, but the service you feel like home. Waiters are truly kind and friendly, we will come back here for sure!

Thank airi86ja
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We had dinner here on two occasions. We got there early, I would suggest around eight which is early for dinner in this part of the world. By nine o'clock the place was full with people happy to wait in the street for an available...More

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Both quality and quantity as well as the service have exceeded our expectations . Lovely place to enjoy a delicious pizza.

Thank jamarglez
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Staff were really friendly at this traditional sicilian restaurant. Food was good too and it all came in at a very reasonable price.

Thank Steve R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Teresa 13/15 | Ortygia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 090580
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