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Antico Orto dei Limoni

Via delle Grotte 4, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 910808
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via delle Grotte 4, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 6, felt like a good plate of pasta so we visited this restaurant. Setting of restaurant is very particular with multi levels. We all ordered pasta with pistachios and mushrooms, 3 small bottles of coke, a sparkling water (but was...More

1  Thank Dorita T
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Very unusual resturant setting, really nice and different. Food very good, service excellent. Vast choice of wines.

Thank Cynthiagut
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The restaurant is housed in an old olive mill, the beams of which are still very much part of the interior. Both starters and main courses were of very good quality, classic Italian/Sicilian cuisine. Only one thing prevents me from giving the restaurant a score...More

Thank Roger F
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We went twice to this restaurant and had a great meal each time. The restaurant is based on a former flour mill and olive press, I assume looking at the artefacts. It is an interesting an unusual setting. We had sea-food couscous and various pasta...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I've been to Sicily twice and eaten here three times. It's my favorite restaurant in Italy. The appetizer selection is amazing and totally worth the price. The pizza is good. I've had first courses, second courses, and desserts. Loved it all. GREAT service and a...More

Thank K P
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Fabulous dinner here - with fresh Etna porcini mushrooms! Wonderful atmosphere and generous and friendly staff. A must place to eat in Nicolosi!

1  Thank Rosie006
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on the weekend of Ferrogosto when it is very difficult to find a place to eat without reservations. We ate early and although we were a group of twelve the service was fantastic. Every member of our party enjoyed their food...More

Thank Arlette-Abbraccio
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Recommended by tourist information in Nicolosi. A fantastic find in charming surroundings. We went with the fixed price lunch and the owners recommendations. He provided veggie options for half our party which were delicious. Home made lemonade was marvellous. Go if you get the chance.

Thank KForbes33
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Very authentic place! Huge pressmachine for grapes. In the middle of evening two sicilian peasant came in with a big ceramic jar and began to sing wonderful italian songs. Menu full of 'macaroni'

Thank Сергей У
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Hidden on a side street away from the centre of a pitoresq little village on the foot of Mount Etna. We arrived late afternoon and the pizza's were not on the menu yet. Only in the evenings. However we stayed and one friendly gentleman served...More

Thank Robbydutch
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I would like to know if the restaurant is going to be open for launch on 31/3/15. Thanks
25 March 2015|
Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, the restaurant says it closes Tuesdays!
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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
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Grotte 4, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Nicolosi
  • Phone Number: +39 095 910808
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