Great food and service. Beautiful views from their hilltop setting. A warm greeting from the owner and manager. Home cooking. A locals favorite. Two memorable seafood meals here. Thank you Al Saraceno.
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Despite the fact that we were hungry and had cycled up to this restaurant, the food was excellent. Service was good and the price reasonable, The view was fabulous, making this one of our favorite stops during an eleven day tour of the island.
This was our second time in Al Saraceno, On our return to Taormina we just had to go back. Al Saraceno was recommended by a local. The most amazing location and service. It would be hard to find a better restaurant or setting in Taormina....More
After hearing the locals recommend this hill top restaurant, we opted to make the climb from our nearby hotel. Once there we were met with a smile and seated quickly with friends who had arrived earlier. Very accommodating! Our meals were served together though ordered...More
This was our last dinner in Taormino, and a highlight. Our table on the terrace had a terrific view of Mt. Etna, the bay, and the town twinkling below (the restaurant is on the highest street, next to the Madonna del Rocca church). We ordered...More
We had the pleasure of attending a 50th birthday dinner at this wonderful restaurant. Our event took place at the top of the restaurant on the terrace,with spectacular views over Taormina. What a sight to behold. Bearing in mind that our party was a large...More
We celebrated twice here in one week and Alfio could not have been more accommodating. On one occasion our group grew from 20 to 55. The views are stunning and the food delicious. Alfio even arranged for Taxis. There are blankets if you get cold...More
Al Saracen was the nearest restaurant to our hotel “La Terrazze”. We came in a rainy evening and luckily we find this one (with TripAdvisor help), five minutes walk uphill. There is a huge competition between the scenery and the food quality. I our case...More
We ate here twice. Second time starters was buffala mozzarella with pomodori, grilled vegetables = great taste and king prawns. Main course pizza with fresh mushrooms and spicy sausage = best pizza at this week. Desert Tiramisu was average. But the owner and waitress were...More
We spotted this restaurant as we were making the climb up to the castle from down in the town deciding to go there afterwards for lunch. Then we had a weather pattern dump rain on us and we quickly descended the castle and ran in...More