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Trattoria Archimede

Via Gemellaro 8, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 69701
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Gemellaro 8, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To get a pizza at lunchtime is hard in Sicily/Italy. To get one that has a wood-fired oven is a very rare event. So to get one as good as this was outstanding. They had no trouble doing a special for me (no tomato, buffalo...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate italian antipasti and the pasta funghi. It was good and the yard had some cats in it that were cute. The price was very affordable and the staff were nice to us.

Thank Soft_Style
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Nice service, fast turnaround. Inside looked dark but had a spacios courtyard. food was fresh and tasty. Wanted to try the pasta wich seems like another business at the same location but ended up eating from the restaurant menu. Don camillio pistachio chocolate cake is...More

Thank Rpallagi
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I saw a sign that said they had been around since 1948. It was not my first choice that night but it was getting late and they had room. The mussel soup and mixed seafood were not a bad choice. The place was packed and...More

Thank Traveldude999
Reviewed 30 April 2017

As others have said, the service can be a little desultory if, like us two, you are not ordering the top end meals and wines. The food was delicious and well presented and we ate in the garden area so it was a very pleasant...More

Thank DDFA
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My partner and I came here after reading a review in the Lonely Planet guide. From the start we were simply not made to feel particularly welcome - certainly not as much as in other places we visited while staying on Ortygia. The atmosphere was...More

Thank gordon c
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We were taken here by local friends who know the owner. I am quite sure we would not have been able to order the food that we had, because it may not have been on the menu. However, it was terrific. The seafood antipasto was...More

Thank Randall B
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

As some have mentioned, this is a very large restaurant with too bright lighting. We initially tried to go to the restaurant to the left, which seemed to us to be the mains restaurant versus the pizza restaurant to the right, both named Archimedes. Once...More

Thank yasiss2016
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Down a narrow alley off the main restaurant drag is Archimede. Its a spacious facility capable of handling big parties. FOOD: Pizza seems to be the strength as it was on a lot of tables. We ordered fresh octopus carpaccio, seafood grill and pasta as...More

Thank nc3042017
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had a great time here, the portions were huge and the food was really delicious! They had a large menu to choose from.

Thank eoika
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gemellaro 8, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 69701
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