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La Tavernetta da Piero

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Via Cavour 44, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 66385
12:30 - 22:30
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Fri - Wed 12:30 - 22:30
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Three of us for evening meal, good service good advice, in explaining the menu,my Italian is not the best, really good food. Not too expensive. 'Get In There'

Thank MrsDowsons
Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place is nice and cozy. The price of dishes is about 10-12 for first courses and 12-14 for second courses. We had very good food and the portions are reasonably big. We asked for suggestions to the waiter and he was friendly and helpful. I don't think one can find much better food at that price in that area.... More 

Thank 096Davide
Gozo - Malta
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had dinner twice at this place, all because of the genuine food they served. They mainly serve fresh fish but other dishes such as pasta and meats are also on the menu. Local wine was as good and not that expensive. Highly recommended.

Thank oneofthetwo
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We loved this restaurant, which has a vast menu to choose from. The dishes we tried were delicious and refined, the portions were substantial and the prices very convenient.

Thank eoika
Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I've been there with some friends. The location is nice but nothing exceptional. Poor quality service, the waitress/owner never came to give us advice ( she wasn't even able) or to ask how the dinner was going. The food at the end was nice, great uncooked fish, pasta with ricci, and pasta shrimps and prawn. We had a lot of... More 

Thank Michele190
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Da noi si dice parla come mangi. Lei è uno dei quattro ragazzi che è venuto a mangiare nel mio... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Located on a narrow walking street in Ortigia, this place is an authentic, old school spot with awesome food. Reasonably priced and with great service. The seafood and the pastas were fabulous. Pasta with sea urchin was my best dish in a ten day trip of Sicily. You can't go wrong here.

Thank clayton j
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly and quick service for lunch with a wide selection of local dishes. But for lunch on the heavy side.

Thank Alexander M
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

During a recent fly-drive to Sicily we stayed in Syracuse for 2 nights. On the second evening our hosts suggested a meal at Tavernetta which is on via Cavour in Ortigia – a favourite narrow tourist thoroughfare leading to the spectacular Cathedral square. We arrived late-ish without a reservation but were greeted cordially and asked to come back in 10... More 

Thank GarryB161111
Vienna, Austria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Nice restaurant, a lot of Italians, nice owner, very good quality/price ration. For lunch it's better to arrive before 1:30 pm, later it might be full.

Thank Jérôme S
Beechwood, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Excellent food, great menu with a wonderful selection ... We had two dinners here while visiting Ortigia and so glad we found it. Fresh food with excellent flavours and good prices. Always a constant stream of people wanting to come in, however booking a table is needed unless you are there early....

Thank karen430332

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$34
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cavour 44, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 66385

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