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Cantina Modica

) #29 of 151 Restaurants in Noto $$ - $$$ Italian, Mediterranean,
Via Nicolaci | Palazzo Modica Di San Giovanni, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 530 7937
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
“sardines” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Nicolaci | Palazzo Modica Di San Giovanni, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here. The setting is beautiful under the Baroque balconies of the palace. After dinner you get to visit the family home which was a great way to finish the evening.

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was amazing , The staff was friendly and the food was real amazing , cantina modica deserve 6 stars !!!!! Pasta with cherry tomatoes and pistachio cream was fabulous!!!

Thank black_jasmine33
Reviewed 14 July 2017

While walking in Noto, we noticed that small restaurants on the side streets have to work harder to attract customers, but having some shade on a hot day helps. We had a simple tomato salad dressed simply with oil, salt, pepper and oregano. The tomatoes...More

Thank rondi3
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My friend And I stopped by here today in the middle of the heat to have a glass of their wine which is made by them. It was a delicious white wine perfect for the heat. They serve some amazing Bruschetta with the wine. So...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Bit disappointed with our overall experience here. Waiter was very keen to get us in promising gluten free options for me but didn't help with the menu. A bit disgruntled when I asked for a gluten free version of antipasto. I don't mind, just say...More

Thank ARN88
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Noto is a great place to visit and not overwhelmed by tourists. It has a lovely museum in the Palazzo Nicolaci di Valdorata and opposite is this terrific restaurant. Its pasta is much tastier and better cooked than standard and the fish courses are well...More

Thank SEDLondonUK
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We went here twice - though, as I outline below, we didn't actually eat here twice. The first time we kind of enjoyed it. Not because the food was special - it wasn't. It was the standard tourist type food that a myriad of restaurants...More

Thank Handsomeglobeman
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It was a short tasting of various local delicacies accompanied by a glass of wine, during lunchtime. We had to leave the town soon after but once we found this restaurant we could not resist to give it a try, even a quick one. Well...More

Thank YiannisBrussels
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This place is beautifully situated,great environment ,delicious food and great service Well worth it for something special.

Thank Karenanni
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Do walk up the short hill on via Nicolaci for this excellent restaurant and small museum. They have indoor and outdoor seating where the chair legs are adjusted to accommodate the slope. The interior is cool and enticing. We had two pasta dishes, one with...More

Thank travchef
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nicolaci | Palazzo Modica Di San Giovanni, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Noto
  • Phone Number: +39 340 530 7937
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