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La Taverna dell' Etna

Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 28868
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (29 reviews)
“spaghetti” (14 reviews)
“seared tuna” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Some of the best food we had while on Italy! So fresh and delicious and affordable! Next time we come to Sicily we will definitely be coming. Tip- try the house wines!

Thank Jody S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an amazing find this was. Definitely worth a trip up to this gorgeous little village for lunch or dinner in this gem of a restaurant. Had such an amazing lunch, we went back for dinner the following day. The food is top class, with...More

Thank Leeds-Matty-78
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of Mt Etna is magnificent, get there early if you want a front row table, Good choice of typically Sicilian dishes, particularly strong on the seafood. Reasonable range of wines, not much on offer by the glass. The whole meal was spoiled by...More

Thank ramseya505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an alfresco table for dinner on their terrace. Stunning views of Etna and the sunset - everybody was taking pictures. Food was excellent local fair - I had caponata and fish (Orata) - both perfect and super friendly service. We were with our...More

Thank zuriseetraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the City Sights bus tour of Taormina and Gardini-Naxos and went all the way to the top to Castelmola. The restaurant has a great balcony overlooking the coast and was a peaceful break from the crowded streets. The service was excellent and the food...More

Thank teamseattle4511
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place in Castelmola, which got more pretty views then Taormina and its much more restful. Enjoyed great gnocchi and pasta with superb view on Etna. Seevice was nice as well. Thank You Sicily.

Thank InteristaDavid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply amazing and delicious food, wonderful view and very welcoming staff..well done..will be back for sure!!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If ur visiting Castelmolna this is the place to be! Nice food and lovley views. 😊😊😊 Staff are very friendly and speak good english.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After the first dinner we returned for the second. Everything was great: services (fast and friendly - Antonio especially), atmosphere, the view (over the valley and the coast), sunset, music and of course the food. Fresh local ingredients in the hands of the right person...More

Thank stefanrazvan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our day tour of the area to have lunch with our guide who recommended the place. I was suspect because of the beautiful view of Mt Etna that the food would not be as great as the view. I was Wrong! The...More

Thank mrmerlot14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Castelmola
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 28868
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