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Via Santuario 72, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
+39 329 857 9973
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ham” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“arancini” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Fast food, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Santuario 72, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told to visit "U Paninu" by our hotel which is situated nearby and what a great found! Everything fresh and tasty: various sandwiches, octopus salad, arancine, big cannoli with Sicilian ricotta mmm...I will certainly come back!

Thank Mirtilloribes
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this take away shop while it was very busy. The owner stayed very friendly and helped us well, had some good alternatives because we bought the last panini's and needed some more food four our family of six. Panini's were delicious, also the...More

Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This place was recommended to us by a local and the food is delicious! Everything is home made and Mr Salvatore is very passionate about his traditional food

Thank Arte D
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Simple, delicious Sicilian food perfect for a quick lunch stop while you're at the beach. The arancini are a must-have...both the meat ragu and ham are delicious, the best I've ever tried. The traditional panini was incredible too - not normally a fan of anchovies...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

It's my pleasure to meet Mr.Salvatore in U Paninu! He made the simplest ingredients to the top level with passion! I go to the shop everyday when I am having summer vacation in San Vito lo Capo! Very delicious Arancine with cheese or ragu! He...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for takeaway lunch or for a quick bite. Convenient prices and typical Sicilian cuisine in a very clean setting. Salvatore the owner is such a funny character!

Thank alanzed
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Simply eaten arancine, the guy explained me what he had and how it works. Because everything was already off, he suggested me not to warm the arancine up even if they were cold. I appreciated his suggestion. Same for panelle, he preferred not to sell...More

Thank Vincenzo S
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely takeaway snack bar with sandwiches and traditional Sicilian food right next to beach dry good restaurant 5 stars!

Thank Raging w
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We ate there twice. Is perfect if you want to try the sicilian "to go" dishes, as pne cunzatu, arancini and so on. Everyhing we tried there was delicious... and really cheap.

Thank Alice F
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We literally walked straight off the beach and this was the first place we walked into. A lively and very friendly Sicilian chap served us. We had really lovely homemade arranciate, which look like scotch eggs, but have a shell of rice with an inner...More

Thank CarolynVB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santuario 72, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  San Vito lo Capo
  • Phone Number: +39 329 857 9973
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