We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Le Macine

Via Stradale PIANOCONTE | Pianoconte, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 982 2387
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“octopus” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Stradale PIANOCONTE | Pianoconte, Sicily, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (239)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Visited in June with my wife. Hotel pick up and return by restaurant shuttle. Had a tour of the restaurant by the owner and his wife.Wonderful couple. An interesting museum collection of Sicilian and Eolian farming history inside the restaurant. We ate outside in the...More

Thank Toronto27
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice food, but prices not justified. Had been described as best restaurant on the island. Linen tablecloths, accompanied by plastic flowers. Perhaps trying to be ironic, but inclusion of a "McDonalds" pizza on the menu was bizarre. Flavours and textures of dishes that ought to...More

Thank ScotFish555
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Le Macine for a romantic meal out on our holiday. We got off to a flyer with a free shuttle ride to the restaurant and a beautiful stop off for photographs as the sunset. The building itself is beautiful and tables are in...More

Thank tannerjc
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Le Macine is a family owned restaurant outside the main downtown of Lipari and well worth the taxi drive. We had lunch there and wish we could have come back for dinner. The restaurant is beautiful, the food exceptional and the service impeccable. It is...More

Thank SanDiegoHummingbird
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We have been struggling to find a good place to eat in Lipari. This restaurant was by far the best in Lipari. The octopus was generous and the salina wine a perfect match. Do not trust the bad comments and go there to enjoy a...More

Thank Flying_Data
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I'm a regular visitor to the island and always make time to visit Le Macine at least two or three times during my stays. Their fish, meat and pasta dishes are always of a high quality, and the family-run atmosphere really makes you feel like...More

Thank Eight-Bit-Guru
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We had heard good things about this place so stopped for lunch during an afternoon scooter ride. In addition to being treated to an impromptu accordion performance by another diner on holiday from Palermo, we enjoyed the single tastiest dish we had while in the...More

Thank Birdmann
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We came here twice during our stay in lipari. It0s a family run restaurant where the food is good and tasty. Pizza is good, too. Prices are in line with the rest of the restaurants on the island. A free shuttle takes you to the...More

Thank AlexG71
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Extremely tasty and romantic place to discover on the Island. Were waiting a lot though. Worth climbing up the heel)) Ps. Ask your waiter for the secret dish "caponata con pesce spada, cacao e mandorle".

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

We went for lunch and the place is unpretentious, charming and a great escape from the heat. We chose rabbit for main course which was absolutely the best meat in Lipari. Fantastic! Cheese platter (local cheeses) for dessert with lots of honey - really good....More

Thank LineTresselt
Nearby Restaurants
Ristorante I Tre Delfini
10 reviews
.14 km away
Da Marisa
174 reviews
.50 km away
U Zu Peppino
160 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano
635 reviews
2.61 km away
Cattedrale di San Bartolomeo
300 reviews
2.59 km away
Nautic Center
15 reviews
2.46 km away
Spiaggia Valle i Mura
37 reviews
2.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Le Macine staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Stradale PIANOCONTE | Pianoconte, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 982 2387
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing