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Corso Umberto 172, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24983
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2009

To start off this review, when I visited Granduca, it does feel like 2 distinct restaurants, a trattoria (down 1 level from the street) and a pizzeria (down 2+ levels). We visited the pizzeria. Starting with the great, the view is superb, in fact I would say one of the best in Taormina. It looks over the bay with little... More 

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Denbighshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2009

We stayed for a week inTaormina and first tried this restaurant on our 4th night, it was fabulous! The terrace was gorgeous with views out to sea and eating there al fresco made it even better. The meal we had was so delicious we went back and had the exact same meal 2 nights later. The staff were excellent and... More 

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Weymouth
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2009

The view was nice, the food was just ok but the service was horrible. They all stood around talking to one another. Food was served at different times (two people got the same pizza served half an hour apart. They never brought oil, for bread we got it ourselves... all around bad. One of the only places we did not... More 

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england
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Reviewed 26 October 2008

Quite correct about Elton John lookalike, Food Excellent, Service very very poor waiters kept knocking into my wife's chair, this was the only restaurant I did not leave a service tip

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$54
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Umberto 172, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24983
Description
A magnificent villa of the 15th century splendidly restored, is the ideal setting of the restaurant-pizzeria "Granduca". Reception rooms, terraces and the garden all have a view of the sea and the greek theater, which give your meeting and receptions distinction. Cucine is typical from Sicily. It's a pleasure to eat, not only for the quality meals, but also for the beauty of the place.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?