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La Caponata Ristorantino

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Via Duca Degli Abruzzi, 51, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
+39 3273427582
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Genoa, Italy
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75 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

A nice, funny, typical south Italy experience in this ristorantino. Just a bit off the commercial restaurants in San Vito, I strongly recommend this small sicilian restaurant. Long menu of fish food and carpacci. Cosy atmosphere and funny owner will make it a great dinner. Prices and not low but quality justifies them. Fish is fresh and dishes really well... More 

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Roma
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

You cannot explain how delicious is this place. Enzo is the great chef, accept his great suggestions and go for it!

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Thank melainie72
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Seafood was so fresh and food was devious ! Great local cute restaurant. Highly recommend - yum!! Staff are very friendly and aim to please. Loved it!

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Thank Julia D
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The place is small but cozy, the menu is rich in typical dishes from home made fish cous cous to intriguing fried fish balls. I tried the excellent Spaghetti con i bianchetti (small little fishes). Even a simple dish like the spaghetti alle vongole (with clams) are tasty and al dente (cooked to perfection). Unbeatable the Caponata ! A nice... More 

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Thank AlbertNijn
Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Overall average, since the fish couscous was good but the caponata was average, as well as the octopus salad. Must say that my visit was short and I didn't try other dishes. As sicilian, my rating cannot be more than ok.

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Thank bosspe
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Amazing food. Fresh fish and I would recommend to try raw fish, red prawns in particular. The price is honest related the quality of the food. Amazing staff. Worth the visit!!!

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Breda
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

The smallest but the best restaurant in San Vito Lo Capo! The food is excellent. The owners are lovely! Difficult to get a table, but worth waiting for!!!

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Ankara, Turkey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

It seems a nice local sicialian restaurant at first sight. However, service was terrible and slow. We didn't order any appetizers but the waitor brought some appetizers telling it is on the house. When it is timw to do payment, we have realized that they added the appetizers to the bill as well. Not a hospital behaviour to do a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

An Italian in-law who really knows his food highly recommended this place and was spot on. It's tiny - only 6 or 7 tables - and easy to just walk past without noticing. The owner and his son clearly know their food which is fresh, seasonal and oh so very bellisimo. Every dish is personalized and served as if you... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Went on a recommendation from family who holiday in San Vito Lo Capo. On arrival, it was much smaller than expected - they have seating for eight diners outside the restaurant and 3 tables inside. We sat out and were gradually joined by other dinners who stopped, chatted to the chef and decided to take the plunge. The food is... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$39
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Duca Degli Abruzzi, 51, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  San Vito lo Capo
  • Phone Number: +39 3273427582
Description
Ristorantino /pesce fresco certificato / cucina tipica siciliana

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