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Bam Bar

Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24355
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“granita” (448 reviews)
“ice cream” (26 reviews)
“melon” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In a lively square next to a ceramic artists shop. Super effecient service. We only had drinks. Great place to people watch and interesting decor. Even the loo door is pretty!!

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On a corner along a gently sloping Street, this famous bar is not phased by its fame. Great granitas and excellent service.

Thank ennuu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Granite limone and strawberry, simply the best. And the owner speaks every language, even Dutch. We,are,from,Belgium.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is worth to go for Granita with Brioche and a coffee while sitting outside watching the crowd passing by and enjoying life.

Thank A R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If in Taormina and after a great granita, this is the place to go. The quality of the granita was excellent and there are plenty to choose from. The place look constantly busy. The service was average but I think we were unlucky and got...More

Thank DEFE7275
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stop for a drink and watch the world go by. Staff always smiling and welcoming with well priced drinks. Good place for a drink before going for a meal.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Away from the main street, located in a relaxed corner of Taormina, Bam Bar is perfect to sit and watch the locals go by while sipping a beer, cappuccino or diving into one of their fabulous granitas. Staff are friendly. It was our twice a...More

Thank Fooodie22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited 3 times for coffee - average, aperitivi - average and granite - very good. This is a very busy establishment and it can be difficult to get a table outside where it is pleasant to sit and watch. Service can be a little offhand.

Thank BBS99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being told about the Bam Bar grania con panna (with cream) on Monday night we were disappointed to find they were closed on Tuesday morning. However we made up for our disappointment on Wednesday morning when we thoroughly enjoyed the delightful flavours of our...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If there’s a better granita purveyor in Sicily I have not found it. This the freshest tasting granita on the island. Simply outstanding and worth the short detour off the tourist-choked main drag. Simply a must if one fancies this Sicilian specialty using fresh fruits...More

Thank kaibab1
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13 March 2018|
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Response from Αρχοντής Χ | Reviewed this property |
You re not going to Bam Bar for...glutten free brioche. Try some fruit granita.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$4
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24355
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