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Ristorante L'Incontro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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We are open!!! Serving freshly prepared,cooked and served typical sicilian cuisine, using fresh local produce. We cater for those with intolerances & allergies - you just need to advise us before your order.
PRICE RANGE
US$17 - US$169
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table here early in our trip and were so impressed we returned on our final night. We were a but reluctant as we prefer to dine outdoors when the weather is good but the food, service and atmosphere were so good it didn't...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your taking the time to write a review. It's always nice to hear when people enjoy their whole dining experience with us, but to know that it made you return for your last evening is a pleasure to know.

Reviewed 3 January 2019

Loved the food here. Very good seafood pasta and the wine was perfect for the price.Wish we had time to return.Lovely atmosphere.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank easterntreker
lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and hopefully we'll see you on another occasion in Taormina, whereby we can tempt you again with our food and ambience.

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Run by an English lady and her Italian husband, who gave us a warm welcome and were very friendly throughout having time to chat. Food is good, but not cheap although there are few cheap places in Taomina unless you only have a pizza. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you were made to feel welcome and that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Unfortunately, like most restaurants in Taormina, we are bound by the prices that we have to pay as to what...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018

great fresh food service great fresh service ate here on 4 occasions had a beautiful pasta and crayfish dish on our last night brilliant hosts and friendly staff cannot recommend it highly enough dont miss it if you are in Taormina TIP if you are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mrs c
lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for highly recommending us to potential customers. It was a pleasure to welcome you to l'Incontro on all 4 occasions and hope to see you on another occasion in the future.

Reviewed 24 October 2018

You just enjoy everything from the minute you walk in the door. The owners greet you walk you to your table while passing the kitchen. Every table seemed to be happy and enjoyed their meal, you don’t often see that.

Date of visit: October 2018
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lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your 5* review. It's great to read your perspective of how you saw our restaurant and our diners. We try to make everyone feel welcome and special, so it's always nice to hear when we've achieved our goal.

Reviewed 21 October 2018

Recommended to us. We saved until last night of our stay. It looks great and authentic from the outside. Accommodated our booking and we had a great seat. Shared a starter, then went for a filet steak each - differently cooked, one with pepper sauce,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mallers01
lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're relieved to hear your recommendation was a success and that we helped to make your last night a memorable one, for all the right reasons.

Reviewed 21 October 2018

Taormina is a very touristy town so we did not have high hopes for our meal, but it was a great evening with good food, good wine and delightful service. It was dark and pouring with rain so I can't comment on the view but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank galloping_grannie
lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your glowing review. We always tell people that once it's dark, there's very little to see from our terrace, so we're very happy to know that the food, ambience and service took away any need to search for a view. As for...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on L’incontro and what a find! Debbie and Toni run a fabulous restaurant with great food and a good local wine selection. Highly recommended especially for the Steak with Gorgonzola sauce and the fresh fish Ravioli stuffed with Grouper! Two visits and both...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RZE30
lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's always good to hear peoples opinions of us, but when people return because we've not only fed them well, but because we've made them feel so welcome, it really is what makes our job/business...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed meal and service here last night. Mixed seafood starter for 2, followed by delicious steak in peppercorn sauce and the most succulent lamb chops - recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sian M
lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's good to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and that you would recommend us to other visitors.

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We ignored this pleasant restaurant until our last night in Taormina, which was a shame. It is at the top of Luigi Pirandello so you don't have to fight your way along Corso Umberto. The menu is more interesting than some of the other restaurants...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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lincontroTaormina, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're happy to hear that you found our menu a little different from the mass and that you agree that our prices are reasonable.

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Erin L
14 May 2018|
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Response from lincontroTaormina | Property representative |
Ciao Erin, I think I've already answered you by email. However, we have an email whereby you will normally be answered in 24hrs or we have a phone number which is answered during the hours of 10:30 to 15:00 & 18:00 to... More
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Kismet77
7 February 2017|
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Response from lincontroTaormina | Property representative |
I am answering on behalf of the restaurant owner about vegetarian options available. From this season L'Incontro will not only offer pasta alla norma (typical sicilian pasta served with a tomato and aubergine salsa), risotto... More
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ericam256
20 February 2015|
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Response from lincontroTaormina | Property representative |
Yes we offer gluten free bread and pasta and the majority of our second courses, our chef can prepare gluten free :-)
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