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Il Galeone

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Via Vittorio Emanuele 242, 98050, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 981 1463
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132 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Nice food, we had pizza, good service, nothing fancy but reasonable, easy to find on the main street

Thank 5269
Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

What a lovely find on our holiday in Lipari . We were warmly welcomed , the food was excellent and service from family run business was great Italian hospitality. Loved the Pizzas and local sword fish dishes . Well located on tourist strip we dined here a number of times and also enjoyed the special fish soup which we preordered... More 

Thank Kerryn274
Derby, England
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403 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

The food was well cooked and well presented and good sized portions. My choice of veal cooked in Malvasia I did not like though but that's personnel taste not bad food. But the pasta dishes were very good

Thank Whadders
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

It was my first náght at Lipari and i did not want to do long search. I ordered antipasto i think marinated sword fish with oranges, which was great and then spaghetti alle vongole, which was averageand little bit salty. Also i could feel the sand there, actually there was one mussle full of sand (or some gray mass). It... More 

Thank Clefai
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...prego guardare la recenzione del 30/04/2016 in merito agli spaghetti alle vongole, per il vino le cinque euro sono credo... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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194 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

It was the last night of my holiday and I picked a wonderful location for a relaxing evening meal. I went with the tried and trusted maccheroni alla norma which was marvellous maybe a little too much sauce left over at the end or maybe I could have had more pasta :) The pasta was perfectly cooked and it made... More 

Thank David I
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

I ate here a nice but a bit salty Spaghetti alle Vongole. Price of the spaghetti was in average level in Lipari but house white wine was expensive compared to its quality.

Thank Antero J
Catania, Italy
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214 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Reastaurant very close to the Marina Lunga main harbour, along the main street of the village. I had a pizza and it was pretty good. Prices are in the average of the island.

1 Thank Alessandro B
New York
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014

I enjoyed my meal here in what is a really touristy place. Nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. I chose the fresh pasta dishes that are made in house and was impressed with both (the norma pasta and the Bolognese). My favorite part of the meal though was the caponata appetizer. I would recommend this place to anyone traveling in... More 

1 Thank traveljunkie53
Dayton, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2014

Our family of five ate at II Galeone three times during our five day stay in Lipari and we were treated like good friends each time. The service was very good and we were always very satisfied with the food. The location is central and we sat under a canopy, which allowed for relaxing dinners. The atmosphere was inviting and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014

We had dinner twice in Il Galeone during our week in Lipari. The atmosphere is genuine and simple. Food is very good (had spaghetti allo scoglio and pizza). Special mention to the owner, who is super friendly and helpful and he offers a Malvasia dessert wine at the end of every dinner. Try the pistachios pizza cause it's just amazing!

1 Thank FrangiaMcHappy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$37
Italian, Mediterranean
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele 242, 98050, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 981 1463

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