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Chimera

Via Paolo Borsellino e Giovanni Falcone, 98055, Sicily, Italy
+39 090 981 1934
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“fish” (4 reviews)
“caponata” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Via Paolo Borsellino e Giovanni Falcone, 98055, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 8 November 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Mea in Lipari for 9 nights and ate in the restaurant every night. The quality of the food was exceptional. If you like fish you are in heaven eating here, with each dish, fish or meat, freshly...More

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Thank paul_hay2
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Really disappointed with our experience at Chimera Restaurant. The food was pretty average. The service was awful & the waiters were disinterested & rude. The dish I received for my main course was not what I ordered, but I was beyond caring by the time...More

Thank louisemary82
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We were staying at Hotel Mea and decided to have lunch when we arrived as it was quite late. The lunch was fabulous! We had come from Panarea and this was the best pasta we'd had so far. That evening, when we went out we...More

Thank kirstyrae
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Where to begin?! The service is awful, it's even really awful! Don't expect to: - get a menu - get to order - that everyone at the table gets to order at the same time - that you get a drink menu - or get...More

2  Thank KinaLinaBina
Reviewed 24 July 2017

All was perfect ! The price was really correct. And food was very good . One of the best addresses of Lipari's restaurants !

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Service prior to high season was unremarkable and uncoordinated. Owner was dining with small group and we were an afterthought.

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Thank linda p
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel attached to the restaurant (Hotel Mea) and ate here 3 times (although the main restaurant street in town is only 5-10 mins walk). Head waiter is great - hawklike attentive and runs a quietly tight ship and crew. Food is...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

As we have been staying in a hotel Mea we decided to try restaurant for a dinner. I would like to add that breakfast is excellent, dinner however not really the best. I use this chance to recommend to management to use same approach as...More

Thank Dmocevic
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A surprisingly outstanding restaurant. Food was uniformly good, service was excellent. I had the restaurant's version of caponata, which I found to be one of the best I have had in Sicily (and I have had many!). The restaurant's version of eggplant parmigiana is truly...More

1  Thank Donna C
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We enjoyed lunch at this restaurant. The menu was extensive and the food and service excellent. Not to mention the view over the sea.

Thank thejameses
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Paolo Borsellino e Giovanni Falcone, 98055, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Lipari
  • Phone Number: +39 090 981 1934
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