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La Cisterna del Moro

Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23001
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“pizza” (57 reviews)
“cannelloni” (9 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I can't remember when I was last hassled so much to place my order, we were ruched to a table on arrival and were asked what we wanted to eat before we'd even settled at the table. The waiter came back at least four times...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted to find the restaurant we had come across 2 years ago was still there! Beautiful view away from the madding crowds; we called in for coffee this time and had the most delicious Canoli too! Very good customer service - as helpful...More

Thank Sally F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can sit on the terrace and enjoy a wonderful view over the sea. The food is tasty and moderately priced. Half a liter of local wine is 7€ . We really liked the rose house wine. The crustinos go nicely with the wine. I...More

Thank Wolfgang811
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right down off the main road with cute views of a little orange grove. Only locals were there - amazing food served well - we all had local dishes, it was o fast and staff were so attentive without being cringey. If you want good...More

Thank Eve B
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We came here for the view, but get a nice meal. Good choice of starters and main courses, including vegan. Good choice of beverage. Nice service. We had lunch here in the middle of the week, so the place was quite empty, so we get...More

Thank CattyKy
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We had a few pizzas as we came for a day trip to Taormina. All three we ordered were average or below average. You can find fantastic pizza for cheaper in nearby restaurants. Here you only get a nice view from the terrace. Service was...More

Thank Tommi A
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this place and decided to go in because of the roof top ocean view. Well what a surprise the food was excellent starters main and desserts lamb, steak Sicilian vegetable and roast vegetables mouthwatering perfection. Take the walk tans eat here really worth...More

Thank Bubbles W
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Have to admit 2 years on, both the service and food were much better. We weren't made to rush this time, probably because the restaurant wasn't as busy. We were actually treated more like guests. The food was much better too. Can't say much of...More

Thank Ashwin V
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and staff was professional. They were not very interraptung,but always here when you need them. Cosy place outside of the main street. Very romantic,we celebrated our 7 months annyversary ;);)

Thank Lena K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The patio is quiet with a lovely view. To think that this restaurant is just off the main pedestrian walkway is surprising. The waiter was incredibly helpful and kind, and the service was fast. The food was solid. The local lasagna was tasty and the...More

Thank Frank M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bonifacio, 1 | 98039, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 23001
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