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La Taverna dell' Etna

Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 28868
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (29 reviews)
“spaghetti” (14 reviews)
“seared tuna” (4 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

Towering over Taormina is this great location high up on top of of hill .. The location was great although our table did not have a view. Food was good Service was acceptable Prices was acceptable A place locals and tourists enjoy good home made...More

Thank emad s
Reviewed yesterday

Had lunch here during a cruise tour into Castelmola. The menu was extensive and very heavy on local seafood but they also carried a variety of other foods. I ended up having a mixed plate of lamb, beef, pork and chicken which was delicious. My...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the best food we had while on Italy! So fresh and delicious and affordable! Next time we come to Sicily we will definitely be coming. Tip- try the house wines!

Thank Jody S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing find this was. Definitely worth a trip up to this gorgeous little village for lunch or dinner in this gem of a restaurant. Had such an amazing lunch, we went back for dinner the following day. The food is top class, with...More

Thank Leeds-Matty-78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view of Mt Etna is magnificent, get there early if you want a front row table, Good choice of typically Sicilian dishes, particularly strong on the seafood. Reasonable range of wines, not much on offer by the glass. The whole meal was spoiled by...More

Thank ramseya505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an alfresco table for dinner on their terrace. Stunning views of Etna and the sunset - everybody was taking pictures. Food was excellent local fair - I had caponata and fish (Orata) - both perfect and super friendly service. We were with our...More

Thank zuriseetraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the City Sights bus tour of Taormina and Gardini-Naxos and went all the way to the top to Castelmola. The restaurant has a great balcony overlooking the coast and was a peaceful break from the crowded streets. The service was excellent and the food...More

Thank teamseattle4511
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place in Castelmola, which got more pretty views then Taormina and its much more restful. Enjoyed great gnocchi and pasta with superb view on Etna. Seevice was nice as well. Thank You Sicily.

Thank InteristaDavid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply amazing and delicious food, wonderful view and very welcoming staff..well done..will be back for sure!!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If ur visiting Castelmolna this is the place to be! Nice food and lovley views. 😊😊😊 Staff are very friendly and speak good english.

Thank Brian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alcide De' Gasperi 29, 98030 Castelmola, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Castelmola
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 28868
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