Restaurants

Top Choice Sicilian in Collesano

Casale Drinzi

This wooden chalet in the hills immediately above Collesano is one of the Madonie's gems – one whiff of the delicious aromas emanating from the kitchen and you'll know you've come to the right place. The menu featur…
Top Choice Sicilian in Milazzo

Al Bagatto

Three decades after opening as one of the region's first wine bars, this place is still thriving under affable chef-owner Chiara Surdo. Mellow music and lighting and a fabulous wine list complement a Slow Food–celeb…
Top Choice Sicilian in Cefalù

Osteria Bacchus

Far from the madding crowd that descends on Cefalù each summer, this family-run restaurant in nearby Sant'Ambrogio boasts a relaxed and breezy terrace perched high above the sea. It's a great place to linger over sp…
Top Choice Sicilian in Petralia Soprana

A Fuoco Lento

It's worth driving down to Cipampini, 10km below Petralia Soprana, to eat at this intimate stone-walled gem of a restaurant. Chef-owners Diego and Patrizia seat only 30 people each evening for multicourse dinners th…
Top Choice Sicilian in Castelbuono

Nangalarruni

Famous throughout Sicily for its delicious dishes featuring forest mushrooms and wild boar, Giuseppe Carollo's eatery deserves equal renown for its splendid Sicilian wine selection, displayed on the shelves of the c…
Sicilian in Cefalù

Ti Vitti

Named after a Sicilian card game, this fine restaurant specialises in fresh-from-the-market fish dishes, locally sourced treats such as basilisco mushrooms from the nearby Monte Madonie, and some of the best cannoli…
Sicilian in Caccamo

A Castellana

Located in the grain stores of the castle, this Slow Food–acclaimed eatery has a panoramic terrace for summer dining and is renowned for its assured treatment of classic Sicilian dishes. You can order à la carte or …
Sicilian in Piano Battaglia

Ristoro dello Scoiattolo

Perched at 1600m, near the base of the Mufara ski slope, this rustic restaurant is Piano Battaglia's perennial favourite spot to indulge in reasonably priced, hearty mountain fare. Cosy up by the fireplace or enjoy …
Osteria in Milazzo

Toto Passami L'Olio

Welcoming visitors with its bright front terrace and soundtrack of traditional Sicilian music, this intriguing newcomer specialises in creative, locally sourced dishes built around sometimes obscure ingredients, wit…
Sicilian in Petralia Soprana

Lu Carmè

Just below Petralia Soprana's main square, this new family-run venture may look rather sterile at first glance, but step inside to discover well-prepared, reasonably priced mountain treats like wild-mushroom risotto…