“Restaurant Trattoria da Nino” was open more than fifty
years ago, and has been managed by three generations of the
same NICITA family.
It is now managed
by Nicita Antonino and Nicita Gianluca; the former brought
his forty years experience in the restoration sector, and
the latter, the younger one, has brought on modernity for a
perfect combination of experience and innovation.
The Restaurant offers many specialities based on fish, meat
and vegetables with a first-rate service and excellent wine
besides the splendid panoramic terrace from which you can
admire the Sicilian and Calabrian oriental coast, we have
also opened a wonderful panoramic private hall, which can
only be used upon booking with a fish-based tasting menu,
served with excellent wines.
It can be
booked for a minimum of six people to a maximum of ten or
Our specialities start everyday with the production of
homemade pasta and the selection of the best fresh fish (Red
prawn of Mazara del Vallo, top quality red tuna, fish rolls
and our very fresh grill), we also offer a wide choice of
hors d’oeuvres based on marinated and raw fish.
vegetarians main courses like ricotta cheese and spinach
ravioli, as well as the very famous Norma style potato
gnocchi (dumplings), also published on the NEW YORK TIMES.
Our meats are
of the best Italian quality and are cooked in fifteen
What our patrons have to
"Definitely the No.
1 restaurant in Taormina... Nino's genuine personal interest in his
clients' complete satisfaction is difficult to match. This is a real
eating place where good Sicilian food, which is superbly prepared, is
guaranteed. Eating at Da Nino is definitely one of the highlights of an
enjoyable stay in wonderfully charming Taormina" - Peter & Jenny,
“Restaurant Trattoria da Nino” is situated a few steps away
from the arch of Porta Messina (old town centre), nearby the
cableway, which from the centre takes you to Taormina Mare (Mazzaro'-Isola
Bella), close to the bank BNL Gruppo BNP Paribas.
Lunch 12 pm - 3 pm
Dinner 6.30 pm - 11 pm
we accept all types of credit cards