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Clandestino ad Ortigia

Via della Maestranza 128, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 465939
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (5 reviews)
“rabbit” (2 reviews)
“lovely wine” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via della Maestranza 128, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice quiet place not far from the sea. Fantastic for lunch or a casual dinner. The chicken wings and the chips were sensational. Andrea was a perfect host as well even showing me his wine cellar. I recommend a visit here.More

Thank Graham G
Reply17, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Clandestino ad Ortigia, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank You so much for Your kind words and for being our Guest for one night. It's a pleasure for us to read You appreciated our culinary offer and the kindness of our staff so much to recommend us to all the readers...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

We ate here on Easter Sunday. The service was exceptional and whilst the menu was only in Italian the friendly waiting staff were more than willing to translate and answer any questions. The food was excellent with fantastic flavours and the restaurant itself had a...More

Thank Laura K
Reply17, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Clandestino ad Ortigia, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank You for being our kind Guests on Easter Sunday and for writing such a positive feedback about Your experience! We are so glad to read You particularly loved the menu in general and the quality of the food and we really hope...More

Reviewed 13 November 2016

On our quest for the best Nero d'avila, we ended up at this wine bar before dinner. The waitress guided us through her NdA options, and we eventually ordered a 2006 Tané - and were not disappointed. Best NdA so far, as they need some...More

Thank JerkerB
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Just a bit down the road from an historical site, we discovered Clandestino. It is stylish and inexpensive with a delicious and creative menu. My wife and I shared a medium-sized cold cuts and cheeses platter having been warned that the large size was too...More

Thank TedY1943
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for just a drink with a huge selection of alcohol. Great atmosphere absolutely lovely staff, all of them. The food is brilliant full of flavour. A huge choice of food from small to bigger plates. A must go

Thank 56lizmartin
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely evening . The dishes very very good and the atmosphere was very romantic ! the cocktails where nice but small so after a couple we switched to a bottle of local white wine that was perfect !

Thank Dima M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Food was delicious! We also had a really lovely wine from a vast selection. My rabbit was overcooked but the sauce was so delicious I didn't care. The staff were attentive and lovely.

Thank Gillianbeattie
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We visited this place at about 6pm and their kitchen was not yet open, but they had a deal for apertivo: 8€ for any cocktail (or wine/beer) plus a big plate of appetizers. We asked for a vegetarien friendly one and they served us a...More

Thank dschois
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice and delicious diner. Very friendly and helpful staf. They spoke very good english. Beautiful, cosy and quiet terrace. Amazing bar inside. We will definitly go back!

Thank evapF685IN
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

What a great discovery, hidden away in the backstreets of Ortigia. Don't tell anyone - it's too good. And if the children fall asleep, there's a comfortable bed.

Thank Peter M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$56
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
07:30 - 01:30
07:30 - 01:30
07:30 - 01:30
07:30 - 01:30
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07:30 - 01:30
07:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Maestranza 128, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 465939