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La Taverna dell' Etna

Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 28868
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seared tuna” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had dishes from the specials list, which were both very good. The fish stuffed ravioli was especially delicious. Lovely view over Etna and the coast. A fabulous place to recover from either the very long and steep walk or the perilous bus ride up...More

Thank Geraldine E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks like a small cafe from the outside but we were led outside to a balcony with the most beautiful views... perfect coffee stop.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a travel director from #simplytrafalgar I was here with 46 guests, all was more then superb!!!! All my guests were incredible surprised and happy. Excellent Quality of food, Good atmosphere and excellent service

Thank roderick D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Taverna dell’Etna is situated in Castelmola which is a small village high above Taormina and is a real genuine natural terrace built around the ruins of a Norman Castle. Castelmola was also a wonderful experience as from the top you can see the Ionian...More

Thank Greatblackhawk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't have a reservation but were lucky enough to get a table for dinner on the terrace looking over Etna. First course of a caprese salad was OK but nothing special however our main course both from the daily specials menu were fabulous. A...More

Thank JH1_9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here whilst staying in Castelmola. Service was excellent and we had a table with an amazing view. Local wine very good. Mozzarella and tomato starter was a little disappointing in that it was quite bland but the main courses were delicious, I had...More

Thank hartleysteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky getting a table on the terrace with the view of Mt.Etna, sea, and coast. You could not beat the view. Service was excellent, food was very good. Our appetizer plate was very interesting. Main dish was tasty. Cannot complain about house wine...More

Thank Sasha122156
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tired of the usual pasta and pizza restaurant and this restaurant had a more interesting menu. Booked a table and they kindly gave us the best table on the balcony overlooking Mount Etna at sunset (sigh..) Wonderful food, great service and a memorable evening. Would...More

Thank Sunny_Days_2011
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Good value for money, great view, good food, friendly stuff and no waiting long before being served !!!

Thank Pudina J
Reviewed September 13, 2018

We managed to get a table on the terrace which overlooks an amazinggg view. The waiter was ok and the service was fairly quick.Food is ok but quite pricey for what you get.Over all though ,it is all worth it just for that view.

Thank Federica B
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$11 - 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
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 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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