• Accursio Sicilian innovation worthy of its Michelin star in Modica.
  • Osteria Nero D’Avola Superlative produce and unforgettable dishes in Taormina.
  • President Michelin-starred culinary highs in touristy Pompeii.
  • Casa Mele Culinary prowess meets impeccable service in Positano.
  • Vitoantonio Lombardo Degustation feasts at an envelope-pushing Matera standout.


  • Al Trabucco da Mimì Fresh, simple seafood on Puglia's beautiful Promontorio del Gargano.
  • Corteinfiore Memorable seafood antipasti close to the port in Trani.
  • Il Sarchiapone Finger-licking surf and great-value specials in Capo d'Orlando.
  • Ornato Sophisticated seafood dishes made with love in Modica.
  • Da Vittorio On-the-beach feasting a short drive from the Greek ruins of Selinute.


Local Specialities

  • Cappero Polished takes on southeastern Sicilian fare in Modica.
  • La Bettolaccia Spicy couscous and other local flavours at a Trapani Slow-Food hotspot.
  • Nangalarruni Rustic, earthy dishes in Sicily's Parco Naturale Regionale delle Madonie.
  • A Quadara Authentic Aeolian flavours and wines on the island of Salina.
  • Il Focolare A Slow-Food Ischian stalwart famed for its island-style rabbit.

Vegetarian & Vegan

  • Moon Smart, sophisticated vegan dining in Syracuse.
  • Bioesserì A fashionable Palermo eatery with competent meat-free options.
  • Millefoglie Nourishing, market-driven fare in free-spirited Catania.
  • Hostaria del Vicolo A Slow Food standout with vegetarian choices in Sciacca.

Casual Bites

For Date Night

  • Il Geranio Superb seafood and enchanting views of Capri's most famous natural landmark.
  • Punta Lena Upscale waterfront dining on volcanic Stromboli.
  • Hotel-Ristorante Pocho Panoramic, clifftop feasts just south of San Vito Lo Capo.
  • La Cucina di Mamma Elvira Soul-lifting Puglian flavours made for toasting and bonding.
  • L'Altro Baffo Soft lighting and polished regional cuisine near Otranto's hulking castle.

Pastries & Confectionary

Gelato & Granita