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Via Provinciale Casalvecchio, 98038 Savoca, Sicily, Italy
+39 327 201 5466
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
“suckling pig” (6 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Provinciale Casalvecchio, 98038 Savoca, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We took a private Godfather tour and our guide recommended this restaurant.It was one of our best meals in Sicily.Its located near the road just outside Savoca. It has an amazing view and their are a few little outside terrace ‘s.The pasta is freshly made...More

Thank Marygirl2014
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Great place, great food, definitely worth a visit. The best restaurant in Savoca...... In my humble opinion.

Thank ShashTavronitis
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We've been 3 times at Gelsonero for dinner during our stay. The food was excellent, Pasta, Meat, Appetizers, Dessert - everything was super delicious and oustanding. The atmosphere is cosy and you have an amazing view. The waiter was super friendly and always recommended us...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This place provides the best dinner in the Savoca area, both our pastas tasted sublime and dessert was amazing, although not the cheapest option in town it makes it up in delicious taste and quality. Highly recommended!

Thank TheBigTrippers
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Asked some locals for the best food in Savoca, all said Gelsonero and they were right. Lovely local food and great service

Thank Lillies_on_Tour
Reviewed 21 September 2017

very good food, well prepared, well priced , caponata was awesome , shrimp very fresh , small space needs reso for sure

Thank FoodieDiner
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Firstly, thank you to all the people who took the time to write a review about Gelsonero, without you we would never have found this hidden delight of a resturant! Our family of four dined there for lunch and it was one of the best...More

Thank busybeeAustralia
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Stumbled upon this restaurant after taking a wrong turn, realised it was 2 pm so decided to chance our luck for lunch. What a find, liked it so much we returned 2 days later. Not a big place so probably better to book which we...More

Thank paulinestacey46
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stopped at Gelsonero for lunch after a visit to Savoca. What a find! We asked if we could sit on the table outside on the terrace and the staff quickly prepared the table for us. The staff and the owner were all very friendly...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We sat outside on the deck when we visited Gelsonero for the first time. It was early evening and the view of the mountains and the valley was fabulous. You then look up and to the left, high up on the mountain is the Church...More

Thank Kerry H
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on the Hours, but they had this email listed on their Facebook page. They are listed on Facebook as Gelsonero Savoca. I sent them messages via Facebook, but I think Antonello primarily speaks Italian. He had... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Provinciale Casalvecchio, 98038 Savoca, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Savoca
  • Phone Number: +39 327 201 5466
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