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il borghetto

Piazza Sant'Antonio 10, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 628846
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Piazza Sant'Antonio 10, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife booked a table for dinner at il borghetto on 24/11. The owner, that works waitering also, was very friendly and attentive. We both had starters main course and shared the dessert. Everything was delicious, well presented and we'll timed. I asked...More

Thank Felix S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Subjective of course, but after 3 months of amazing eating from northern Italy to Sicily Il borghetto has received our first prize. Each dish was masterfully prepared and, with local ingredients from the area. This was particularly true of the fish dishes where, to be...More

Thank Angie355
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and i decided to try this restaurant on a rainy evening in Taormina, just at the end of the hot season. The restaurant was warm and heated, so comfortable. In fact we learned that until a week before they had been non-stop serving...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My wife and I went in for dinner based on the TripAdvisor reviews. The quiet atmosphere was a nice change from the busier restaurants in town. To make this simple, most the food was good, but the portions were very small. We ordered an eggplant...More

Thank bombaymartini
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We had dinner here on a Monday night. The two waiters were very friendly and explained not just the food, but its local origins with great patience for our non existent Italian. The food and wine were lovely, presented beautifully, very fresh and tasty. I...More

Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Ignoring the hotel Excelsior's restaurant recommendations, I happened upon this restaurant while on my way back to the hotel, in a little square near the taxi stand, in back of our hotel. I saw a table of a family eating a late lunch and I...More

Thank CristinaSarasota
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We got there because of TripAdvisor reccommendation and were not disappointed. Very good service and meals. Not so inexpensive but I definetely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Boris N
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We were very fortunate to not pay heed to the negative review when searching for a special place to eat on our only night in Taormina. We have been travelling thru Italy for 3 weeks now and would say that this is probably the nicest...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

It would seem that this nice little place fell out of favor after the last review on tripadvisor that claims that the place had the worst service ever in Italy. I do think its a very harsh comment, specially coming from someone who does not...More

3  Thank rthatha
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

To summarize for everyone: 1. Much more expensive then mentioned and deserves $$$. 2. Worst service i ever seen from italian resturant. 3. Average food at best 4. Extremely long time to prepare food 5. Ignoring turists who speak english First of all i want...More

4  Thank bar o
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Sant'Antonio 10, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Taormina
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 628846
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