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via Zafferana Milo 160, Zafferana Etnea, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 708 2003
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10:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 23:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 00:00
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Lunch was simply delicious. Of xourse menu is more meat/inland biased. Can recommend everything with local porcini mushrooms and local sausage. The place is simple but has an incredibly value for price. I don't rate it 5/5 because of long wait to get a table and extremely slow service. If you go during weekends you better book. I'd go again... More 

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Thank alpheo83
Brisbane
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The food we ordered was simple but very tasty. The prices were much better than some of the other places we looked at. Good service.

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Thank Rhiannonj86
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here at the end of August 2016. Lovely, simple food. Highly recommended. Mozzarella di Bufala was delicious, caponata - not too sweet and yummy, wonderful salad with sweet red onion.... Perfect. Complimenti tutti.

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Thank alexrmills
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by to eat something in the evening. This is purely locals place. Not very cosy but it's not the place for that. We had very good food and good fun. Nice staff.

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Thank Jeroen D
Province of Siena, Italy
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The Caponata (a traditional eggplant appetizer) was one of the best I ever had. The pasta dishes were also nicely crafted and generous.

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Thank GuidoPSiena
Bratislava Region, Slovakia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

Do your stomach a favour - don't go to Bar del Bosco. This was definitely by far the worst pizza of my life. On top of that you need to speak Italian because the english menu is not available and the waiter does not speak english either.

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Meise, Belgium
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118 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2014

For the quality/price aspect this was the best place we ate during our stay (10 days) in Sicily. We went twice (the third night they were closed!) and really enjoyed the wonderful home cooking,the good service, the nice local wine. The speciality here is funghi, and even in the Spring when they have been frozen, they are delious as primi... More 

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Thank AILSA L
London
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180 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2012

The waiters take their life in their hands to bring your food across the zebra crossing. If you eat indoors, it is like stepping back in time and reminds me of seaside towns in the 70s. The big terrace is only equalled by the huge pizzas. (I'd recommend having a starter each and sharing a pizza). There's something very reassuring... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Zafferana Milo 160, Zafferana Etnea, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Zafferana Etnea
  • Phone Number: +39 095 708 2003

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