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Gastronomia Martorana

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Via Roma 92 | corso principale di Lampedusa, 92010, Sicily, Italy
+39 0922 970796
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent arancini - especially the ones with prawns. A good place for a quick bite, nothing fancy but good - always busy.

Thank Elizabeth A
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122 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Whatever we choose, the food tastes excellent with reasonable price. But it always packed and (almost) no queueing system so we have to be aggressive, otherwise someone will happily cut our line. There is always an employee who is ready to clean the table once it is not used. Nice

Thank bikerinthecity
Valletta, null, Malta
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92 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The food is good for a quick bite! Lot of options to choose from! Always full with ppl. Make sure you pay a visit :)

Thank Deborah B
Attard, Malta
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Visited twice and loved the pizza slices and amazing arancini. Great for a quick bite and open all day unlike many restaurants which close in the afternoon.

Thank Maria Christine P
London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

It's open from around 10:00 in the morning and open all day through. This is actually helpful as many of restaurants and shops will close during afternoon (around 13:00-16:00 or 17:00) so if you want to grab a bite this place is one of the choices. I ate many alancini at different places and personally this place's alancini was one... More 

1 Thank DerekK923
Brussels, Belgium
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Last year I went to Sicily for two weeks, but I think the best arancini I ate them here at Gastronomia Martorana in Lampedusa. The ones with ragu are my favorite and they oly cost 1,5 euro. I also tried the pizza, very good as well.

Thank lauracatana
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015

After reading the reviews I decided I needed to eat at this place. It wasn't bad at all, but to eat a cold parmigiana, when you are expecting something warm and delicious, was pretty disappointing. My husband's pasta was also OK, but the quantity of salt borderlined dangerous, a little bit more and it would had been uneatable. I would... More 

1 Thank Rocioguildford
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227 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2014

All the food you'll find here is DEEEEP FRIED. Don't search for a choice of light meal, delicious arancini or crocchette will stay in your company and go up and down your stomach for alllll your afternoon.

Thank Biavati
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We were advised by friends to come here and have snacks and light meals.And it deserves the fame! A bit pricy...but overall fresh and tasty!

Thank visjib
Lugano, Switzerland
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Its hard to find the right words to express the quality and the taste of Martoranas's product. I am Italian and coming from a chef's family but I can tell that i've never taste a pasta like this, and also the "arancini" and all the other delicious food served here. Everyone should taste the "Pasta con melanzane e spada" Prices... More 

Thank KevMatArm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Italian, Fast food, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 92 | corso principale di Lampedusa, 92010, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Lampedusa
  • Phone Number: +39 0922 970796

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?