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Vico Proiette

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Via Dafnica 88, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 763 7043
19:30 - 23:30
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Sun 12:30 - 15:00
Wed - Mon 19:30 - 23:30
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Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Walk up the red carpet to the entrance entrance, into either a beautiful indoor restaurant, or on this evening, an equally beautiful garden restaurant. It's a little bit hard to find, but well worth the effort. About ten minutes walk from the main piazza. I certainly recommend a visit.

Thank mofonpoca
Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We came here as the #1 place on trip advisor was full with a 30 min wait. It's a little out of the way, but the little garden they accommodate you in to eat is lovely. The food was average, my pasta was really not cooked enough but I didn't send it back as it had taken long enough to... More 

Thank neridar
Florence, Italy
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733 reviews
341 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 465 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Since a long time I wanted to try this restaurant, hidden in the less visited part of the old Acireale town, intrigued because last year (but no longer this year) it was the first in the TA ranking of Acireale restaurants. After our dinner, I can say the food was excellent (although probably not exceptional), the value for money good,... More 

Thank Brun066
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Was intrigued by the rating and it's perfectly justified. Exquisite dining experience, very pleasant setting and a fantastic selection of Sicilian wines at reasonable prices. Must visit again...

1 Thank jgp66
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Been to Vico Proiette as an alternative to an another restaurant which was closed on a Monday. Probably because it's rated #1 in Acireale but I was expected something better - for the place, the food and overall experience which were all Average. The antipasto was very good but the mains were definitely average. We stayed indoors not in gardens,... More 

Thank blueskies28
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Agree with all the other excellent reviews. This place is a fantastic find, in a quiet backstreet. The courtyard is delightful and the food is excellent - and incredible at these prices. Would definitely recommend.

Thank David C
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

You might think the restaurant is closed if you arrive early. But do press the bell and they will open the door. Tables are set in an enclosed garden. We had an excellent dinner. The Classic Italian starter was delicious: you can try all the Italian goodies. I had the fish fritters. Also very good served with a nice bottle... More 

Thank Sumbeam
forest knolls, CA
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

My friends and I ate at Vico Proiette upon recommendation of the hotel personnel we were staying at. There was a nice variety of both seafood and meat dishes. We had one of the best meals of our trip there. The food was excellent and the prices were very reasonable for what we ate. We had a fabulous antipasti "Carrellata... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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45 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2014

A very nice courtyard, where we ate a very good meal which was very well served : what else can one expect ?

Thank Pascal_MXX
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

We had dinner here twice during our one week stay in Acireale. Easy to see why it is ranked so high. The inner courtyard where we ate on both occasions is delightful. The dining room looks pretty smart as well, but in mid-October it was still very comfortable sitting outside. The staff were courteous and helpful, not always our experience... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dafnica 88, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Acireale
  • Phone Number: +39 095 763 7043

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