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L'Arco Trattoria

Piazza Corrado Rizzone 11, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
+39 0932 942727
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“risotto” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Piazza Corrado Rizzone 11, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by hotel. Unassuming, smallish trattoria. What I would call rustic/ home cooked food. Locals eat there (including 6 big police boys with guns!), couples and families. It seems most dishes are freshly cooked and whilst personally adventurous I was steered to good choices -...More

Thank dazler01
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Unbelievable: Our grilled codfish was as stiff as rubber, I ordered "L'Arco potatoes" and they brought me 6 uncooked slices...not to talk about Tagliatelle with shellfish (uncooked, poorly topped). 17 euros each....unheard of...In the Bronx I ate better than here...

Thank Federico P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We were recommended this traditional Modica trattoria for its excellent food and it did not disappoint. The staff were very helpful and friendly especially Francesco. The whole experience from start to finish was awesome and we will be definitely back again when we return to...More

Thank antegocritic
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Our hotel receptionist recommended this restaurant. It is well situated in Modica Bassa. We had a delicious meal. Both chose different risottos which were cooked to order and perfect. The main courses and vegetables were also excellent. This is a small restaurant with a "Nonna"...More

Thank Agnes J
Reviewed 17 May 2017

What a wonderful hidden gem. We spent a month in Italy and this was the only place we came back to eat a second time. The food is simple and rustic, absolutely authentic. Far from fine dining, it is more like the food you would...More

Thank 123Kristy
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Local trattoria with no tourists, low prices, friendly hosts, incredible food: Must try their gelatina (it's not on the menu, but ask for it) Very tasty home-made pasta (lolli) with pistachio Tasty trippa Good house wine

Thank David G
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This Trattoria is one of the best in Modica, from the Antipsti to Pasta evreting is made home, for lunch or Dinner is the Right place , the service is perfect with a good local wine what to ask more

Thank tatsis
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We were somewhat lost in Modica, trying to find our hotel and just ended up accidentally parking in front of this restaurant. It was near closing time for lunch but we were welcomed in anyway. The menu carried what I would call typical Sicilian fare...More

Thank 2013pumpkin
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Been a couple of times. Nice food but some antipasto bits may not have been made that day..... Ravioli, Tripe, risotto with prawns so much flavour. Boiled meat good too.

Thank JoJohn
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Ricotta ravioli and any secondi - a feast for a queen. Have been coming here for years. If it is good enough for the locals including teachers and carabineri it is perfect for me.

Thank Catherine E E
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Corrado Rizzone 11, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Modica
  • Phone Number: +39 0932 942727
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