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Corso Umberto 240, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 339 203 4086
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“arancini” (25 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Corso Umberto 240, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed April 22, 2017

This is definitely quick pickup very tasty food. Probably the best flavor and quality and variety for a small place and very convenient.

Thank Christian F
Reviewed April 16, 2017

I stopped in to pick up a couple of pieces of pizza for a light lunch. I had the pizza with vegetables and anchovy and my husband had the pizza with sausage, mushrooms, and onion. Both were delicious. The crust was crisp and the inside...More

Thank mmanch
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Great spot for a quick cheap snack. My wife and I had a slice of pizza arancini and a beer each for just over ten euros. Was tasty.

Thank John V
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

We first noticed L'Arco because there was a line out the door. Pro tip: Always go to places with a line out the door! It's a small snack bar filled with fresh pizzas, calzone, arancini--5-6 different varieties. We zeroed in on the arancini: breaded &...More

Thank yasiss2016
Reviewed December 10, 2016

Great arancini, pizza and friendly service. In the heart of Taormina this small take out is a favourite with tourists and locals. Grab a freshly prepared, authentic Sicilian snack at a realistic price. Which we had a L'Arco in Australia!

Thank Tony Y
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here one afternoon to grab a quick bite to eat, and ended up going back the next two days for more! The pizza was great, and only 3 euro for a slice!! The staff here is also extremely friendly (more than most...More

Thank AlbertaBound0
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Found this place for a late lunch on our first day in Taormina - it was amazing. We had a spinach arancini and 2 pieces of pizza to share and it was more than enough food for both of us - added a drink and...More

Thank sunshineTO081
Reviewed September 24, 2016

This place offers a large range of pizza. It was good, but the dough of the pizza slices was too thick.

Thank giulianino77
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Ate here 3 times during the 6 nights we stayed in taormina.. what a find! The arancini were huge, delicious and the best I've ever eaten. The ragu aranici was rich and moorish and the spinach arancini oozed with cheese and was delicious! A very...More

Thank ShooHan
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We had a very tasty lunch for two in Taormina, for €6. Enough said! Be aware you need to get a ticket number just inside the door on the left and may have to walt in a queue for 10 minutes. Very popular.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Umberto 240, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 339 203 4086
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