Restaurants

Top Choice Modern Sicilian in Licata

Ristorante La Madia

One of Sicily's finest restaurants, double Michelin-starred La Madia is a labour of love for local-born chef Pino Cuttaia. It serves modern Sicilian dishes based on authentic Mediterranean ingredients, such as merlu…
Top Choice Modern Sicilian in Agrigento

Kalòs

For fine dining, head to this 'smart' restaurant just outside the historic centre. Five cute tables on little balconies offer a delightful setting to enjoy homemade pasta all'agrigentina (with fresh tomatoes, basil …
Top Choice Seafood in Agrigento

Aguglia Persa

Set in a mansion with leafy courtyard just below the train station, this place is a welcome addition to Agrigento's fine-dining scene. Opened in 2015 by the owners of Porto Empedocle's renowned Salmoriglio restauran…
Top Choice Sicilian in Caltabellotta

M.A.T.E.S.

For fabulous traditional Sicilian fare in cosy, rustic surroundings, head for this highly recommended Slow Food restaurant in Caltabellotta's historic centre. Try the tagliatelle with broad-bean puree and sausage, v…
Modern Sicilian in Sciacca

Hostaria Del Vicolo

Tucked away in a tiny alley in the old town, this formal restaurant is a culinary tour de force, with heavy tablecloths, noiseless service and an ample wine list. A perennial Slow Food favourite, it serves a traditi…
Sicilian in Licata

Hostaria L'Oste e il Sacrestano

Feast on local meat and freshly caught seafood at this Slow Food favourite just off Corso Vittorio Emanuele. Choose from the à la carte menu of three appetisers, three primi, three secondi and three desserts – many …
Osteria in Sciacca

Osteria Il Grappolo

The very essence of a friendly neighborhood osteria (casual tavern), Salvatore Ciaccio's 'Grappolo' embraces the Slow Food aesthetic: carefully chosen local ingredients incorporated into classic Sicilian dishes like…
Seafood in Sciacca

Trattoria Al Faro

If the idea of budget seafood usually sets alarm bells ringing, think again. This welcoming portside trattoria is one of the few places you can feast on delicious fresh fish and still get change from €20. What's ser…
Seafood in Valley of the Temples

Leon d'Oro Vittorio

A much-lauded local favourite along the road from the temples to San Leone, Leon d'Oro specialises in beautifully prepared fish dishes. The menu is in local dialect, in keeping with the rustic ambience. Dishes to lo…
International in Agrigento

Sal8

Creative cuisine complements a good drinks list at this wine bar–restaurant near the entrance to Via Atenea. Depending on the chef's whim, expect anything from sushi to seafood tagliatelle to tapas with a Sicilian t…