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la bussola

Via Tisandros n. 64 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 51217
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (20 reviews)
“sorbet” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Tisandros n. 64 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Top floor Top Shelf. Located inside La Bussola. Great view above the marina in Amalfi, You will feel immediately welcome

Thank 708karene
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Food superb - best peppered steak we’d ever eaten. We were in holiday for 10 days and went here several times. The waiters were wonderful. The food simple and delicious. Best restaurant in Naxos. Nothing is expensive and you can go for snacks and a...More

Thank Voyage626828
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We ate pasta with salmon and baked lasagne. Both were very tasty, fast service, nice view of the sea. We paid 20 euros.

Thank Freedom821570
Reviewed September 16, 2018

When we got too hungry to keep searching for a restaurant my friend had told us about, we stopped in here because the gentleman next door said, “it’s nothing fancy but good food for a fair price.” I’ve lived in Italy for many years now,...More

Thank sherrypalmbeach
Reviewed September 12, 2018

We returned to Giardini and La Bussola after an abscence of 18 months. We had good memories and recalled how good the food and service had been the last time we ate there. Our relationship with Massimo the owner was very much in a friendly...More

1  Thank Turi-1
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This was just another typical made for tourist restraunt. I thougytbthe food was pretty average, having the bruschetta and seafood rissotto. It must have been yhe first time i had a lot more seafooe than actuaal rice. The sefood was pretty bland at that. To...More

Thank Rob G
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The set menu was good value for money , overall the food was very good , specially the pasta dishes . I would have given four stars if only the stated swordfish involtini were actually made with swordfish , instead they were actually made with...More

Thank Paolo G
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant in Griordini Naxos!!! Very good prices!! Totally recommend!!😍 ate even here two times a day sometimes 😊

Thank EwelinaB410
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a very good restaurant. I would say a 4 star but I couldn’t think of a bad thing about it so I decided 5 star. We had pizza and pasta and it was all very delicious. Pizzas are big but they let us...More

Thank claireclaire2906
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Unpretentious place right on the front- don’t go expecting top notch seafood. That considered, staff were very friendly, offered a variation on set menu to accommodate intolerances, which was very reasonable (27 euros for a good spread). The homemade pasta with pistachio and shrimp was...More

Thank jeznjaz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Tisandros n. 64 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 51217
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