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Bar Vitelli

Piazza Fossia 7, 98038 Savoca, Sicily, Italy
+39 334 922 7227
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“granita” (23 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Piazza Fossia 7, 98038 Savoca, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Great place to visit if you are a fan of the Godfather and the coffee and cakes on offer are very nice too.

Thank AndyNic14
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Do not eat at that place. It is 50% more expensive than other good restaurants offering to clients very low quality food products which are not in line with Sicilian standards. Such a shame, never again!

Thank MimmoSaMpis
Reviewed 2 days ago

Iconic Bar Vitelli is a location of one of the best moments of Godfather trilogy. Best to get there within an hour of opening, before tours arrive. We were there at 9 a.m. for a capuccino and freshly made cannoli (huge and delicious!). Service was...More

Thank mosaic
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Even lough part of the "Godfather" was filmed here it's still a lovely place to visit. Good wine received with excellent and beautiful views.

Thank evanskc74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the crowds it’s almost like stepping into the scene. If you’re a Godfather fan - you can’t skip it.

Thank ABD119
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was staying along the coast at a small town nearby......and realised that Savoca was used for the filming of scenes in the Godfather. It turned out to be a fabulous drive upto the village but once there breakfast sitting outside Bar Vitelli was priceless.....More

Thank Mario S
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Bar Vitelli is the famous bar from the Godfather. Now a real bar and cafe you can sit and have a drink or food and have your photo taken under the famous arch of the front of the bar. We drove here, slowly, the roads...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed July 17, 2018

nice to see it and see how little it has changed. The food was poor and basic and I found the staff very unfriendly and I saw an Australian being paying €5 for a wee under the guise that the cleaned didn't understand what he...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

As a huge fan of The goodfather i really enjoyed a visit to this amazing cafe. Great atmosphere with amazing coffee. A must to for fans of goodfather

Thank Joona R
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Perfect historic bar with amazing granita! Inside are photos from the shooting of Godfather with Al pacino. Must take a drink there!

Thank Michaela N
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April 16, 2015|
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Response from AndyNic14 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the renovations are complete. Not sure if they take reservations, there were tables free the time we were there around 1pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Bar, Cafe
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Fossia 7, 98038 Savoca, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Savoca
  • Phone Number: +39 334 922 7227
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