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La Botte

Piazza Santa Domenica 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24198
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (49 reviews)
“sardines” (19 reviews)
“sea food” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Piazza Santa Domenica 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Found this place on our last night. Home made soup was delicious. Shared a pizza as very filling!! Nice house wine. The walls are covered in photos of A List celebrities who have dined there! Wish we had found it on our first night!!

Thank enj0ymyh0ls
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Wandering around Taormina looking for a restaurant, we saw this restaurant, which was busy, so we thought we would try it. No table was available but they told us to wait 2 minutes. After 5 minutes wait we were given a complimentary glass of sparkling...More

Thank Mr M
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This was the first place we dined during our holiday in Sicily and when we arrived that lunch time there were only 2 other tables taken, by the time we’d finished our meal the place was full both inside and out. Great place to eat...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

After having sampled many of the delicious Italian indulgences available thoughout the day along Taormina, we were in the mood for only a light dinner and decided on this place as it was on the way back to our hotel and had a nice atmosphere...More

Thank BJW S
Reviewed 9 October 2017

In the centre of the town, this is a very good option if you are looking for a traditional family run trattoria. I really don't understand why there is so many negative comments in here about this place. They turn out very good pizzas some...More

Thank UkAwayfromhome
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The wine was the only good thing. Do not have the steak. Most expensive thing on the menu. Ordered it. Like a nice fillet. The chips were the best bit. Ended up eating the bread. The steak was shockingly awful! Service was as grumpy as...More

Thank Charlotte243
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We visited La Botte the first time as it had started to rain heavily and we just happened to be passing. The meal was traditional and authentic in particular the bresaola starter. The chilli and garlic spaghetti was very tasty and the wine list quite...More

Thank WMB1959
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Great location for a long relaxing lunch and watching the world go by. We choose a couple of starters - mixed meats and cheese. The cheese was lovely with different jams to really complement, the mixed meat was a little disappointing and we had better...More

Thank Colbeci
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Had dinner at La Botte, which is a family-operated restaurant just off Corso Umberto, Taormina’s main street. It is a vast establishment, with a large outdoor seating area and a cavernous interior, decorated with pictures of the proprietors with various celebrities, most of whom I...More

Thank StepneyTraveller
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We went to La Botte for lunch. Just after we ordered the terrace began to fill, which made me think it was a good and promising sign. Had no idea directors, actors and artists come here. Prompt service, nice and relaxed waiters. Both our dishes...More

Thank SimonaOradea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Santa Domenica 4, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 24198
  • E-mail
Tipical Sicilian dishes, fresh fish, pasta, pizza
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