Restaurants

Top Choice Sandwiches in Salina

Da Alfredo

Straddling a sunny waterfront terrace in Lingua, Alfredo's place is renowned Sicily-wide for its granite: ices made with coffee, fruit or locally grown pistachios, hazelnuts and almonds. For an affordable lunch, try…
Top Choice Sicilian in Lipari

Le Macine

This country restaurant in Pianoconte, 4.5km from Lipari Town, comes into its own in summer, when meals are served on the terrace. Seafood and fresh vegetables star in dishes such as swordfish cakes with artichokes,…
Top Choice Sicilian in Stromboli

Punta Lena

For a romantic outing, head to this family-run waterfront restaurant with cheerful blue decor, fresh flowers, lovely sea views and the soothing sound of waves lapping in the background. The food is as good as you'll…
Top Choice Seafood in Salina

Porto Bello

For Santa Marina's best seafood, don't miss this award-winning restaurant with a terrace overlooking the harbour, run by the same family since 1978. In low season, make a beeline for their excellent value tourist me…
Top Choice Seafood in Vulcano

Trattoria da Pina

With its outdoor porch overlooking the black-sand beach at Vulcano's southern tip, this down-to-earth trattoria, with sea-blue tablecloths, serves up fresh-caught fish in a wonderful end-of-the-line setting. Two loc…
Top Choice Seafood in Filicudi

Ristorante La Canna

Delicious traditional Sicilian seafood is accompanied by fresh produce from the surrounding gardens at this hillside restaurant, adjacent to the hotel of the same name. It's up a steep set of steps from the harbour…
Sicilian in Salina

A Cannata

Seafood caught fresh daily by owner Santino, accompanied by local vegetables, is served in the sun-filled seafront pavilion at this unassuming but excellent restaurant, run by the same family for nearly four decades…
Sicilian in Vulcano

La Forgia Maurizio

Maurizio, owner of this devilishly good restaurant between the port and the volcano, spent 20 winters in Goa, India. Eastern influences sneak into his menu of Sicilian specialities, and several items are vegan- or v…
Seafood in Lipari Town

L'Officina del Cannolo

This stylish newcomer outshines other restaurants on Lipari's main drag with the quality of its fresh-caught local fish, incorporated into appetisers (tuna burgers), primi (homemade pasta with swordfish, capers, min…
Sicilian in Panarea

Da Francesco

Up a short flight of stairs from the port (follow the signs), Da Francesco is a laid-back trattoria with a straightforward fish-focused menu and fine sea views toward Stromboli from its upstairs terrace. Try the spe…