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Pizzeria Porta Messina

Largo Giove Serapide 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 349 780 3279
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo Giove Serapide 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant for lunch yesterday. We ordered pizzas for 4 and a side of chips, the chips came about 10 mins before the pizza so we’d finished them!! We didn’t get any bread or condiments even though all the other tables did and...More

Thank MichD71
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to this place the first night in Taormina, basically just rushed into somewhere because we were starving. The service is a mess. The waiters run back and forth and gave the impression of hurry. The place was full but customers shouldn't sense the...More

Thank ankatem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just arrived in Taormina and the kids were hungry. Porta Messina was open so we took a table and frankly, wasn’t expecting much. Surprisingly, the food is very good. We had pizzas and pasta, all cooked properly and very tasty. Service was on the slow...More

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and 2 boys ( 13 and 11) attended the 4 hour pizza making class. It was great fun and Lucia our chef was very helpful and friendly. We were greeted with cold drinks and coffee and then made some breads. While these were...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick stop at Porta Messina resulted in a pleasant surprise. A helpful staff member suggested a pizza which was to die for. As seconds we decided on meat; the veal and a fiorentina. Both cooked to perfection. Thank you Porta Messina keep up the...More

Thank AdrianBartolo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food here was good. Pastas very fresh and delicious. The deserts looked fantastic unfortunately didn’t manage to get one after being avoided by the waiters for 20 minutes got fed up and left. The service let’s this restaurant down.

Thank fionaisabella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This looked very inviting at night so we went in and managed to get the last table outside. It was a bit noisy as it is right on the main road at a busy junction. The staff are friendly but the service is really slow,...More

Thank Sue O
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Stefan’s and Luca were just amazing. We worked hard for our meal and had blast making pasta and pizza from scratch. Would highly recommend stoping in with the family, what a great experience.

Thank Keylargochilli
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Food was good, no complaints, however the nature of Taormina, is mega busy everywhere, and we were one table of many, say no more.

Thank rickyv007
Reviewed May 27, 2018

My wife and I dined here of the back of reviews on Tripadvisor. I must say that we nearly turned on our heels immediately due to the "could not give a hoot" attitude of the seat and greet but we decided to persist. A bad...More

Thank widows_weeds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Giove Serapide 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 349 780 3279
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