Top Choice Sicilian in Trapani

Osteria La Bettolaccia

Unwaveringly authentic, this Slow Food favourite just two blocks from the ferry terminal is the perfect place to try cous cous con zuppa di mare (couscous with mixed seafood in a spicy fish sauce, with tomatoes, gar…
Top Choice Seafood in Castellammare del Golfo

Ristorante Del Golfo

This perennial Castellammare favourite serves seafood delights such as scampi marinati all'arancia (prawns marinated in orange juice), linguine gamberi pistacchio e bottarga (pasta with shrimp, pistachios and cured …
Top Choice Seafood in Selinunte

Da Vittorio

Travellers with their own vehicles should consider detouring 15km east of Selinunte to this venerable eatery on the Porto Palo beachfront. In business for five decades, Da Vittorio has earned a reputation as one of …
Top Choice Seafood in Marettimo

Trattoria Il Veliero

Just north of the hydrofoil dock, this family-run waterfront eatery is a seafood-lover's fantasy. Chef-owner Peppe Bevilacqua goes to the market daily, picking out the freshest catches. Superbly prepared Sicilian cl…
Top Choice Modern Sicilian in San Vito Lo Capo


Offering prime people-watching a few steps from the beach in San Vito's pedestrianised restaurant row, this local favourite shows off chef Vito Cipponeri's creative twists on classic Sicilian ingredients. Audacious …
Sicilian in Trapani

Al Solito Posto

A 15-minute walk east of the centre, this local hangout is a perennial Slow Food favourite. Service can be a bit surly, but the food is superb, from primi like busiate al pesce spada e melanzane (corkscrew-shaped pa…
Sicilian in Trapani

Tavernetta Ai Lumi

Converted from an 18th-century stable block, this tavern's rustic interior features exposed brickwork, heavy wooden furniture and huge arches, complemented by a delightful sidewalk terrace in the heart of historic T…
Pizza in Marsala


With outdoor tables on Marsala’s main pedestrian thoroughfare, this lively restaurant and wine bar serves pizzas, over 150 different wines and an extensive menu of local dishes.
Sicilian in Marsala

Il Gallo e l'Innamorata

Warm-orange walls and arched stone doorways lend an artsy, convivial atmosphere to this Slow Food–acclaimed eatery. The à la carte menu is short and sweet, featuring a few well-chosen dishes each day, including the …
Pastries in Trapani

La Rinascente

When you enter this bakery through the side door, you'll feel like you've barged into someone's kitchen – and you have! Thankfully, owner Giovanni Costadura's broad smile will quickly put you at ease, as will a tast…