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Ristorante L'Incontro

Via Luigi Pirandello 20, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 628084
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked apple” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Via Luigi Pirandello 20, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 662 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the restaurant, had great appetizers. Staff was friendly as was owner who helped us choose a wine. Unfortunately both of our main fish courses were extremely overcooked. Owner was very apologetic and offered us something else and digestif’s - but need to have...More

Thank Trevor L
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I remember you and your family well. Your children both ate all of their chicken dishes that you advised were very good. Unfortunately, but thankfully rarely, a plate does go out from the kitchen not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant, steps from the tram. Our server, Daniela, was very charming as was the owner, Tony. He came over to chat with us and we complimented his chefs presentation of eggplant parmigiana and caponata. Daniela recommended a nice white...More

Thank Suttera
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's always nice to hear that our staff are friendly, approachable and are more than capable of making good recommendations. Above all, it's great to that you appreciated the presentation of our food as well...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Taormina for a couple of days and found this wonderful restaurant near our our hotel. We were able to make reservations online and were given a table by a window. The owners and the staff were very welcoming. We started with the...More

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lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. As you will know, we take the time to ask everyone of our dinners, during their meal, how everything is going. Obviously you must have given us positive feedback at the moment, but it's great...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Debs... What an amazing experience! From start to finish. You made our last night very memorable. We’ll see you soon. All of the 3 course dinner was more than we could have ever hoped for. Ciao Bella. You earned a place in our hearts. Cheers...More

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lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

You're welcome. It's great to know we've made a place in your hearts that will keep you coming back. Until the next time xx

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing, and very reasonably priced for such high quality and such a lovely setting. The main waiter/owner is really friendly, and the views and atmosphere are great. Highly recommend getting the pistachio pasta dish and some of the local wine.

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lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your complete dining experience with us.

Reviewed 11 May 2018

great food ,very personal and lovely service ,moderately priced lovely wines and good recommendations I also left my phone and they tried to find out who it belonged to and kept it for me to collect .would highly recommend

Thank andy_cressie
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's a pleasure to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us and that you appreciated our efforts in finding out which hotel you were staying in to reunite you with your phone.

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Interesting menu of local specialities, friendly staff to help with choice, good wine list. No outdoor seating.More

Thank Diana100x
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's great to hear that you found our menu interesting and that enjoyed the service that we try to give to everyone. Unfortunately, over the years, we have had to cover our terrace to enable...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

We were delighted and relieved to find L'Incontro just a short walk from our hotel. There is an excess of 'pasta/pizza restaurants in town: so it was great to find fresh fish, veal, steak and wonderful grilled Mediterranean vegetables on the menu. This is a...More

Thank alisonhhill
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's a pleasure to hear that you your dining experience with us was so good that you came back time and time again and were able to eat and enjoy different dishes each visit.

Reviewed 28 April 2018

Taormina has more than a few restaurants that are tourist traps selling mediocre food at inflated prices, so it was nice to find this warm, friendly restaurant serving decent, traditional Sicilian food at reasonable prices. The fresh ravioli stuffed with fish were delicious as was...More

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lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and the information/advice that you have given potential customers.

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Having tried many other restaurants in Taormina which were so disappointing we were so thankful to find L'incontro. The flavours, the wine and service surpassed anything we had tried before. We are all foodies and so it was important that we had excellent Sicilian food....More

Thank Georgina B
lincontroTaormina, Public Relations Manager at Ristorante L'Incontro, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's always a pleasure to hear when we have achieved the full experience that we aim to give every diner and great to know that you recommend us.

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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$174
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Luigi Pirandello 20, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 628084
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Description
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.
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