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la bussola

Via Tisandros n. 64 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 51217
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (17 reviews)
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Tisandros n. 64 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing starter we always have the Sicilian which is always delicious. Friendly staff and great service we will definitely go again soon

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

I found this restaurant through tripadvisor and I must say I'm very lucky to have booked here. The food is super delicious. Some of us took the fish set menu which is full abundant, antipasto, starter, main course, drink of choice + sorbet. Others had...More

Thank CharleneS_12
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Affordable prices, good pizza, friendly staff. They usually close at 4 pm, but stayed over schedule to serve us.

Thank Dana D
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Had dinner here for family of 15! Very casual mod priced restaurant. We enjoyed great service and food was very good. Order the local Sicilian Foods (Seafood/Shellfish/Pastas)! Local Italian street singers/musicians came by adding to the local experience!

Thank fencingdad
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

If you feel that after a holiday week you get the best pizza in Sicily it has to be good. But it was - enjoyd pizza Parma with very reasonable price!

Thank Matkaaja-FIN
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The pizza here is, in the best case, average, they use a lot of oil and the dough was too crispy for my taste (kind of difficult to cut or bite). Maybe the other things they have are better, but the pizza is definitely not...More

Thank Gabriela S
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Was greatly impressed by the excellent food quality and friendly service offered by La Bussola Restaurant. The food is also reasonably priced. We had a large plate of pasta alla norma (with aubergines), a grilled veal steak (it was really large and tender) served with...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Good location and very good food. On our first visit we witnessed tables waiting about 20 minutes before their drink order was taken. On our second visit we experienced the same waiting time which spoilt the evening. Good food but potentially very slow service.

Thank Summerwine2014
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Nice location, friendly service, great food, you will find unique dishes (like marinated anchovies).

Thank Ferdinando P
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Much better than all other restaurants along the coastline street. Pizza is great and with a typical Italian taste and look. Try pizza Parma. Steak and other meat dishes are bigger and better than the ones served in other restaurants in Giardini Naxos. Being a...More

Thank Georgi C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Tisandros n. 64 | Messina, 98035 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 51217
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