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Ristorante La Giara

C/Da Porto, 96010 Portopalo di Capo Passero, Sicily, Italy
+39 327 241 1278
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
14 Sep 2016
“Antipasti and swordfish”
20 Sep 2016
“Good for fish lovers ”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
C/Da Porto, 96010 Portopalo di Capo Passero, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

It's a restaurant near the harbor means you smell fish and fish it is , We went there because our friends told us any it , we went and we had the antipasto that it was all type of fish and it was delious ,...More

Thank Stephania F
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Mixed reviews so it seems. We went there in mid September 2016. The restaurant was fully booked but they found a table. The antipasti seven dishes were delicious and varied. The barbecued swordfish was fine. A very good experience!

Thank miss682016
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We arrive Sunday without a reservation. We had been turned away from two other restaurants as Sunday is family day. Here we were warmly accommodated. We had mixed seafood salad, grilled mussels, calamari, and fish of day, and house wine. Everything was very good. The...More

Reviewed 13 July 2015

We were looking for a place to eat seafood and some locals suggested to visit this restaurant. Well, we experienced the worst restaurant in Sicilia. The white wine we ordered (not an expensive bottle) was acid, we asked a second bottle but same result. The...More

Thank marcos19822015
Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

The restaurant proposes a menu at a fixed price which is very abundant but it is a case of quantity winning over quality and as the table gets covered by a surprising amount of dishes, you get a sense of waste and guilt for stuffing...More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Very popular restaurant right at the port of Portopalo where the fish is unloaded therefore guaranteeing its freshness. The menu is of 3 parts starting with the 15 euro, of 7 antipasti serves of fish cooked in various manners including wine and water. We chose...More

1  Thank italiangypsy
Reviewed 25 September 2013

An excellent discovery. Food is excellent and abundant. Fresh fish guaranteed as you see fishermen unloading crates of freshly caught fish right in front of your eyes.Will definitely return and highly recommend it to others visiting the picturesque Porto di Portopalo.

3  Thank Johanna S
Reviewed 25 September 2013

The restaurant was recommended to us by an Italian friend. It was two hours away from where we were staying (Marina di Modica) but was well worth the drive there and back. The food was delicious, and the servings were so big that we were...More

3  Thank DarrenGMalta
Reviewed 21 June 2012

We have eaten here several times. The food was flawless and the service was excellent. The proprietor knew we collected seashells and saved some beautiful ones for us. He only serves seafood and fish that are caught fresh that day. The sea and fishing boats...More

1  Thank sicilyToronto
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/Da Porto, 96010 Portopalo di Capo Passero, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Portopalo di Capo Passero
  • Phone Number: +39 327 241 1278
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