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Via Paolo Borsellino e Giovanni Falcone, 98055, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 981 1934
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11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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East Molesey
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We enjoyed lunch at this restaurant. The menu was extensive and the food and service excellent. Not to mention the view over the sea.

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London
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Fantastic Position over looking the port and the Sea. Only 2 negatives - on visit 1 the chicken was slightly over cooked and the service was slightly erratic on visit 2, due to a large party of people demanding the attention of all the staff. However the restaurant offered replacement meals for those who ordered chicken & heavily discounted the... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Fantastic restaurant - the staff are very welcoming and friendly. Breakfast is buffet style. Limited hot food and often not very hot! Lots of pastries, cold meats etc. At breakfast you order your dinner - so made to order nice and fresh. Good selection of food and wines. the walls are glass and therefore great views. Great patio if you... More 

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Thank amp375
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant - part of hotel mea. We enjoyed half board with breakfast. Breakfast is very good, considering italian style breakfast is typically just espresso. fresh fruit, large selection of cookies and cakes and delicious latte macchiato. best fish and eiolian salad and fish/ calamari fritte.

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Thank Erika V
Leicester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We ate breakfast and dinner here as part of our half board packge so I can't comment on the a la carte meals. The portions are very large - generally we enjoyed the first courses of pasta or risotto more than the main course and to be honest it would have been enough on its own. Good local dishes and... More 

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Excellent location and food - part of Hotel Mea situated high above the port. Fresh fish a speciality - one of the best and best located restaurants on Lipari island.

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Thank MC B
London, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

This restaurant serve real Sicilian food with a focus on fresh products from Lipari and slow food. We were a big table of 10 peoples as Stater we had a selection of true traditional island dishes: a marvelous Caponata, squids, shrimps frieds a bit like chips (so tasty). The main was a spacial type of pasta made with a particular... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

The restaurant is part of a residential hotel and used by hotel guests. They have a daily set menu, which does vary in quality depending on when you visit, and what functions they have at the time.

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Thank Caggif
Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

The staff went far and above to give us a wonderful experience on our stay. The food selection was good and the taste was excellent. We will definitely stay here again on our next visit.

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Berkshire, UK
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Great food, wine and service - we ate there almost every night of our holiday. Varied choice of pasta, fish and risotto

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Paolo Borsellino e Giovanni Falcone, 98055, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 981 1934

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?