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La Tortuga Ristopub

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Via Jannuzo | Fronte Hilton Hotel, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 349 793 4715
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london
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We enjoyed great food really great service and the atmosphere was also great. This is a really busy Restaurant/Bar.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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104 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Although it looked nice from the outside, that was everything that leaves a nice impression in here. The staff is so unpleasant that it leaves you speechless... when we asked for birra Morretti (which is EVERYWHERE in Sicily and its amazing), the waiter guy told us to buy that in a market store, here no, only Nastro Azzuro. What a... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

This restaurant looks so modern, clean and new from the outside but that's where the positive points end!first off all the staff were rude,like we were a nuisance cos we wanted to eat dinner.we waited an hour for starters which consisted of ham and melon for hubby,tuna tartare for me......they were not heated starters so could not understand the delay.then... More 

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Kristianstad, Sweden
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Really bad food, poor service, dirty, really bad waiters that were unfriendly when we criticised the "stake" with big blood vessels. Don't go here

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Thank No1alek
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Beautiful and clean location. Super staff and compliments to the cook. Good and surprising food, already I tell you that we we back the next day. Fish and Pasta courses really excellent and for low money. I tried Tuna and Swordfish and it was just delicious. Same for Spaghetti Carbonara, everything is good and dressed with know how. the wines... More 

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Thank Naaschaad
Enachede
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2013 via mobile

Top Restaurant with realy top food. We did order other food than from the menu too. Perefect. Very clean and good service.

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1 Thank lprb
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360 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Just across from the Hilton...dehors is nice and quite "design" for local standards. I can see how the music would be fun in the summertime, with the wide terrace and stylish (once again, for local stamdards) atmosphere. However, we just went for a pizza not wanting to take the car and even that was bad. The exact description would be:... More 

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Scandinavia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Sorry, but the blond waitress was not sober. She couldn't speak much and seemed confused and sleepy. She told us that they didn't have pizza there, even though they had pizza at the next table. Go and spend Your money elsewhere. Lots of great restaurants in the area.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Very slow, disinterested and unfriendly staff. My pasta dish was too salty. My partner's pizza was impossible to cut with anything other than a chainsaw. We told the restaurant manager that we weren't happy to pay for the pizza which had hardly been touched, and he made a big scene in front of other customers. He brought the pizza back... More 

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Accra
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154 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2013 via mobile

We are still searching for good Sicilian food. The restaurant like this one is touristy and doesn't bring out that special flavour of the island. Their drink selection is very good and we had the best cocktails.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Jannuzo | Fronte Hilton Hotel, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 349 793 4715

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?