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Ristorante La Stella

Via Paonazzo-Ginostra-Messina | stradina lastricata in salita direzione Lazzaro, 98055 Ginostra, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 981 1897
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
8 Jun 2017
“Great place to eat”
20 May 2017
“Beautiful in every way”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Paonazzo-Ginostra-Messina | stradina lastricata in salita direzione Lazzaro, 98055 Ginostra, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

As others have reported this place is a bit of an uphill trek but definitely worth the effort. Great food, wine and views. Friendly efficient staff and service, all you could want for a pleasant evening with friends.

Reviewed 20 May 2017

We were taken to this little gem by Strombolian locals and I'm glad we had a bit of local knowledge when navigating our way from the main port of Stromboli. In saying that, this place is absolutely worth the effort. We went late afternoon so...More

Thank Happy T
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The restaurant is a wonderful position and you eat under a sky of stars. We had a mixed of grilled fish and seafood, all was very nice. Chocolate cake was superb.

1  Thank Martolinakiwi
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

The ingredients are fresh and local: don't miss caponata and cannoli. The view is spectacular: don't miss the sunset.. Highly recommended!!!

Thank PulsatillaUK
Reviewed 28 July 2015

My wife and I gave a house on the island and were anxious to see whether La Stella was as good as we heard. Before you go though, consider that Ginostra itself is a steep hike above the charming port and then, la Stella is...More

1  Thank michael f
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Longing for a place where to take your sweetheart and/or family? Take it easy, now you got it! We have been here with the whole family and tried everything. My favourite ever: pasta Stella! You won't die happy unless you have tried it, trust me!!!...More

Thank USFrisco
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful place. Stunning view. Nice staff. Went there twice and had some amazing fish dishes, with pistachios and almonds for 15-16 Euros. Large portions.

Thank Ivar A
Reviewed 11 August 2014

La Stella is truly an amazing dining experience, and by far the best restaurant on the island of Stromboli. It requires a solid climb up the very steep paths of Ginostra to get there, but the panoramic view and the amazing food make the hike...More

Thank Pipistrello808
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Natalie P
20 May 2015|
Response from Maggiumb74 |
Hi Natalie, the average pricing is around 35-40 euros. It's an amazing place to taste a genuine and truly sicilian cuisine. Veg dishes are in the menu but fish is the best option of course!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Paonazzo-Ginostra-Messina | stradina lastricata in salita direzione Lazzaro, 98055 Ginostra, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Stromboli  >  Ginostra
  • Phone Number: +39 090 981 1897
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