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Restaurant Cinque Archi

Via S. Giovanni Bosco, 15, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 628722
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“linguine” (7 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
Via S. Giovanni Bosco, 15, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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101 - 110 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2014

The quality of food and service at Ristorante Cinque Archi was nothing short of brilliant! For a seafood lover this beautiful sicilian institution is nearly incomparable. Personally for me a restaurant is not so much about the food as it is the atmosphere and service....More

Thank Patch G
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Four of us were holidaying in Taormina which just happened to be one of our friends birthday and we were looking for somewhere special to eat, and we came across this restaurant. We arrived and greeted by some lovely staff seated at a great table....More

2  Thank StephenG65
Reviewed 24 October 2014

This was OK - but comparing to some other kitchens in the same aera this is average. We enjoyed the view and the atmosphere.

2  Thank Monica S
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We went to this restaurant because of it's location and so we could listen to the live music in the square outside the restaurant. The maitre'd who greeted us was rude and demeaning and abrupt. The food was pretty good but we never felt comfortable...More

1  Thank Margaret A
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We made the effort to reserve a table on the balcony a few days before. Given the location and popularity of the restaurant anyone who just turns up and expects the best seats in the house will inevitably be disappointed. There is a wide menu...More

3  Thank Jennifer P
CinqueArchiTao, Proprietario at Restaurant Cinque Archi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014
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Grazie per la splendida recensione,io e il mio staff siamo felici di avervi avuti come ospiti e di avervi fatto...More

Reviewed 11 October 2014

We initially decided to go up to the Cinque Archi Restaurant because we could see from outside that there was one of the outside balconies vacant. Unfortunately that table was reserved so we were seated close to the open window , just inside the restaurant....More

Thank WpgPrincess
CinqueArchiTao, Proprietario at Restaurant Cinque Archi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014
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Grazie per la splendida recensione,io e il mio staff siamo felici di avervi avuti come ospiti e di avervi fatto...More

Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Lets start with prices, 1 risotto, 1 pasta with mushrooms, 1 appetiser of fried calamari, 1 glass of red wine and 1 creme brûlée...for 84€! You can find cheaper restaurants with same food quality. The view from the balcony is great ( but the balcony...More

1  Thank Konstantinos N
CinqueArchiTao, Proprietario at Restaurant Cinque Archi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014
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Grazie per la splendida recensione,io e il mio staff siamo felici di avervi avuti come ospiti e di avervi fatto...More

Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Great location in the Main Street in the second floor with the great view to the square and walking people with excellent hi-level professional service and extremely tasty food! I was very happy with cuttlefish ink pasta with shrimps and my lovely man liked pasta...More

Thank Elena_Ti
CinqueArchiTao, Proprietario at Restaurant Cinque Archi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014
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Grazie per la splendida recensione,io e il mio staff siamo felici di avervi avuti come ospiti e di avervi fatto...More

Reviewed 8 October 2014

Our great hotel concierge booked us a dinner reservation at one of the 4 tables on the balcony overlooking the piazza (second closest to the piazza); I was present when he telephoned the restaurant and was told that we could come any time between 7:30-8:00...More

3  Thank bmcc1130
CinqueArchiTao, Proprietario at Restaurant Cinque Archi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014
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Grazie per la recensione,solitamente le prenotazioni vengono rispettate e ci dispiace per il disguido con l albergo. Auguriamo di riaverla...More

Reviewed 6 October 2014

Nice setting overlooking the square and the Wunderbar pub with its live music. Staff were very efficient and friendly. The food was lovely and the portions generous. WIne was rather expensive though.More

1  Thank ceb56
CinqueArchiTao, Proprietario at Restaurant Cinque Archi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2014
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Grazie per la splendida recensione,io e il mio staff siamo felici di avervi avuti come ospiti e di avervi fatto...More

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18 July 2015|
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Good evening, we confirmed Your reservation for 16th August, at 20.00. Would I like to know how many persones You are? Kind regards, Ristorante Cinque Archi
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Ingrid K
7 July 2015|
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Response from 5archi | Property representative |
Good evening, we are very sorry, but we are closed for the lunch. Thank You to have choise us. Kind regards, Ristorante Cinque Archi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$47 - US$94
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via S. Giovanni Bosco, 15, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 628722
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