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Corso V.Emanuele, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 982 1014
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corso V.Emanuele, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a find in a little out of the way place near the entrance of town. Fresh daily fish, huge wine list, meats, and choices for all with food allergies or other needs. This is all before you receive 5 star service. Do not...More

Thank Trish H
Reviewed November 4, 2017

We had the chance to experience Sicily's known dish at L'anfora, and what experience that was!! highly recommended! great service

Thank danafourey
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Excellent food and service. Arrived late for lunch but they squeezed us in just before closing. Food and wine was excellent and reasonable. Service was also great, very personable! Hard to find restaurant, done a narrow alley, but worth the search. One of the best...More

1  Thank Warren Q
Reviewed September 18, 2017

We arrived on a festival day and the main street was heaving with people. We chose this restaurant because it was down a secluded alleyway and away from the crowds. It was almost fully booked and we were lucky to be allocated an outside table....More

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

We ordered a bottle of wine and it was served in a glass with soap. Instead of credit us proactively with an appropriate amount they started to discuss about it. It's not the money, but how we were treated. Very poor service and arrogant behaviour,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

I must admit I was sceptical after reading TA reviews but the lady at the hotel recommended l'anfora and it was delicious! Prices aren't cheap but the food is top quality and 5 star. I had a mixed entree plate and the octopus salad was...More

Thank Eoloaustraliano
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant runs along an alleyway and looks inviting. However, we didn't have very good experience. Firstly we were mistakenly told, when we asked, that the stuffed Zucchini flower had no anchovies in it - when it came it was full of anchovies (and greasy...More

1  Thank davidfk
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to go somewhere new and found tuis place in an alley. We got seated next door. The entree of pasta fresca was good. We wanted to order wine at the main course, but somehow that was not possible. Only at the first course....More

Thank Graziella E
Reviewed May 6, 2017

We had dinner here last night on our hotel's recommendations. We had asked to be directed to a please the locals liked. We ate dinner early, but were the only diners in the place the whole time. Requesting a dry Chardonnay we were bought. a...More

Thank brandlyn
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a very special restaurant, well worth searching out but a happy discovery on a hot day to escape shopping in the main road at the bottom of the alley. We were very fortunate to be given a cookery demonstration by the head chef...More

1  Thank Brigitte H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso V.Emanuele, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 982 1014
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