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Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 24226
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just lovely hospitality and lovely food. The setting is oddly in a car park but with tables huddled together the atmosphere was great. Highly recommended

Thank AnonWilts
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nine tables set outside the restaurant, under canvas, next to the sea wall, in view of the castle and surrounded by parked cars. The welcome by the brothers who run this restaurant was genuine, as was their busyness and constant attention to all their guests....More

Thank chrispb01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our fantastic hotel Borgo Pantona recommended us this restaurant and it was indeed price/quality very good. If you add a friendly waiter, a very reasonable price for very good food, a nice view and away from the crowd (so ver relaxing) you have the perfect...More

Thank petertrappeniers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is on the waterside and has a nice view and breeze in the evening. The food is very nice, comes fast and the plates look amazing. The staff is also very nice and friendly. We had a very nice dinner, one of the...More

Thank Stefan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I made a reservation at this restaurant after reading the rave reviews and looked forward to eating here. When our food arrived at the table, it's no doubt the presentation was amazing! But unfortunately, we found the flavour was not so inspiring...More

Thank ochov
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed many a meal in this lovely little restaurant last year and therefore just had to revisit this year. We were not disappointed. Although all the tables were resevered from 9 pm, we arrived early and they kindly squeezed us in. Polite and genuinely...More

Thank CDH1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the eastern tip of Ortigia, in the middle of a tiny piazza, we found this great little spot with nothing but al fresco dining. Not a problem since it's 85 and sunny every day in Sicily. . . This was a great find. As...More

Thank yankeeclipper555
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Went with family and friends for dinner on a sweltering day and we were greeted with broad smiles and quick drinks! We sat outside on a pretty little square with views of the sea and the castle - surrounded by parked cars, but this is...More

Thank Alistair D
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is obviously very popular with locals and it was very busy - fully booked. Because it was so busy The service was a little slow but the people were running around as fast as possible and were consistently attentive and very friendly (even...More

Thank Gabrielle99
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Having just arrived from Toronto, was recommended this restaurant by our hotel, Algila Ortigia Charme. Excellent choice! Their version of the mixed salad was delicious , and the octopus was terrific and more than I could handle . The owner Gipi suggested a local crisp...More

Thank SleepDoc
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katya c
25 October 2016|
Response from Francesco M | Property representative |
Hi, yes we don't have any problems for late lunch and also for gluten free menu. If you only can tell us how many people, we can reserve the table for you. Waiting your reply, regards Giuseppe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo della Gancia 5 | Siracusa, Ortigia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 24226
  • E-mail
aLevante is a restaurant overlooking the Ortigia seafront in front of the Maniace castle.
The owners Francesco & Gipi will be happy to welcome you on a terrace and propose you the original dishes, full of perfumes and flavors of Sicily and Mediterranean sea revisited by the Chef Igor and desserts everyday prepared by Christine.
Booking is recommended.
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