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Il Cantuccio

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Via Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 12, 96017 Noto, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 837464
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Aptos, California
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103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had just arrived in Noto and strolled down the street which our apartment is located on. We came upon this charming place and gave it a try. First of all the restaurant is beautiful and the staff are wonderful. But we were very impressed with the food which was carefully prepared and all delicious. The dishes are much more... More 

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Thank Marti N
Miami, Florida
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't leave Noto without having a meal here. Although not as 'chichi' as a few of the other restaurants in town, this felt truly genuine and everything we ordered was stupendous. The chef is a woman with a touch of brilliance. The aubergine starter was the most flavorful and light I have ever eaten. The veal course was done to... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for years and it is always wonderful. This year I ate in the garden for the first time. Delightful.

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Thank Catherine B
Ghent, Belgium
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Nice restaurant with nice calm garden, excellent food and good service in the beautiful city of Noto.

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Zuerich
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Situated one road up from the main street and with a very nice atmosphere combined with old masonry and excellent food. The staff was very helpful and the setting was really nice and comfortable. Can only recommend to try it out as the quality you get for the price is to be beaten. Furher they are considerate with their selection... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Enjoyed the ambience and music and food. Very good overall experience! Staff was very friendly and helpful.

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Thank Ester S
iasi
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The restaurant is a few streets away from the crowded pedestrian corso, in a quiet part of Noto. Aditionally, it has a nice internal garden, which makes it a pleasant dinner experience. Thanks to the waiter speaking English, we have managed to get good recommendations, considering that there are specialties beside the menu as well. The food is carefully prepared... More 

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Thank Marius L
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We went here on our last night in Sicily so wanted something abit special. This restaurant is certainly that. The staff are attentive and the food so tasty and beautifully presented.

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San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This may be the most elegant restaurant I've ever been in - elegant yet warm. I had a jaw problem when I was there so had trouble chewing -- and on top of that I'm vegan -- and they made a whole special meal for me that I could chew, and were so gracious about it. And the food....absolutely exquisite... More 

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Ketchum, Idaho
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142 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

It is always an elevated dining experience when the food is excellent, the setting feels real and authentic, the owners and staff are passionate about the food that they prepare and serve to you and yes there are locals eating there too. Do not worry if you can not read a Sicilian menu, the elegant staff is there to translate... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 12, 96017 Noto, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Noto
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 837464

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