RESTAURANTS

Excelsior Grand Hotel Catania

Le Zagare restaurant

Lemon trees adorn the terrace of the Le Zagare restaurant, which serves dishes with regional flavours using the best Sicilian produce. The cuisine is creative and refined and includes freshly caught fish from local waters.

L' incontro Bar

The sumptuous L' incontro Bar, beautifully decorated in tones of earth and sun with luxury wood panelling and striking, embossed gold-on-black engravings, is an ideal place for snacks and drinks and more informal business encounters. Even the locals drop in.

Grand Hotel et Des Palmes Palermo

Il Gattopardo Bar & restaurant

Burgundy coloured velvet seats welcome you in a relaxing atmosphere for a pre-dinner or after-dinner drink in the Gattopardo piano bar. Lunch or dine at the Sala Azzurra , our refined restaurant which can accommodate up to 30 people.

The Palmetta Restaurant

The elegant La Palmetta restaurant, on the ground floor, seats up to 100 guests and offers a wide selection of classic Mediterranean cuisine, enriched with international flavours.

The Sala Specchi

The grand Sala Specchi is the ideal place for your banquets, gala dinners or fashion shows. This elegant room evokes the elegant atmosphere of the Belle Époque and can host up to 300 people.

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Roof Bar

In summer the Roof Bar features a terrace with breathtaking views of Syracuse harbour. Sip a cocktail or sample one of our top quality wines in these magical surroundings.

Roof Garden

Roof Garden panoramic restaurant is the perfect setting for a romantic dinner. Savour Chef Gianluca Costanzo’s wonderful Mediterranean cuisine. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner our Roof Garden Restaurant is the perfect setting for experiencing the wonderful changing light over the Gulf of Ortigia.

La Medusa Restaurant

Refined and welcoming, La Medusa Restaurant will cater for you exclusive receptions.

La Pergola Terrace

La Pergola Terrace offers a beautiful sunny backcloth for all your events. The Bar Sabot is the ideal place to relax and enjoy a drink in a friendly atmosphere.

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea Palermo

Chef Stefano Scarpaci ensures that our restaurants and bars bring you only the best. Enjoy drinks on the terrace in summer and cocktails by the fireplace in winter in the Des Arcades Terrace Bar, or try the VeuveCliquot Terrace Bar. Sample traditional Sicilian cuisine in the superb Art Nouveau interior at the Donna Franca Florio Restaurant, savour the best wine and delicious dishes at the new Cuvée du Jour restaurant or take refreshments at the Pool Grill & Bar.

Excelsior Hilton Palermo

The Exè Restaurant And Bar

For lunch or dinner, choose from a wide variety of traditional and international dishes from à la carte menu. The Exè Restaurant and Bar offers also light lunches, private dinners, quick snacks and inventive aperitifs in a beautiful interior design with furnishings by Giorgio Pes, the set designer of the 1963 Visconti film ‘The Gattopardo’.

Liberty Hall Ballroom

Start the day with a tasty buffet breakfast in the unforgettable Art Nouveau style of Liberty Hall. This elegant Ballroom can accommodate up to 160 people in an unique and refined atmosphere and moreover it is also the ideal venue for delicious gala dinners, receptions, cocktails or business meetings.

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The Principe Cerami

The Principe Cerami has 2 Michelin stars and is run by chef Massimo Mantarro, whose art lies in bringing a Sicilian touch to refined haute cuisine. Named after the Sicilian nobleman who converted the monastery to a hotel, the restaurant has a magical atmosphere overlooking the Ionian Sea.

  • Open April to October. Opening hours: 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm Tuesday to Sunday
  • Reservation required
  • Dress code: smart, elegant (for men: jacket advisable)

Les Bougainvillées

Les Bougainvillées is open all year, serving Sicilian specialities and classical international dishes. Dine in summer on its terrace with sea view, and in winter in the historical atmosphere of the monastery’s former refectory.

The opening hours and location may vary, due to the weather conditions and seasons.

  • Breakfast: 7 am to 10:30 am
  • Lunch: 12:30 pm to 3 pm (served at the Blooming Perlé Terrasse 12:30 pm to 3 pm May to September)
  • Dinner: 8 pm to 10:30 pm
  • Dress code: smart casual

The Blooming Perlé Terrasse

The Blooming Perlé Terrasse welcomes you under a shady pergola next to the swimming pool with stunning sea views. Enjoy our Mediterranean and regional dishes and freshly caught fish every day.

Opening hours and location of restaurant service may vary depending on weather conditions and seasons.

  • Open during summer months.

The Cloister Lounge Bar

The Cloister Lounge Bar, conceived with our partners the Lunelli brothers, owners of the renowned Cantine Ferrari sparkling wine, combines a historical setting with comfortable armchairs and piano bar for a pleasant, atmospheric evening.

  • Open 11 am to 1 am

The Oratorio dei Frati Grand Bar

The Oratorio dei Frati Grand Bar serves cocktails and vintage Armagnac in the ancient Dominican refectory. Enjoy the piano bar in summer and the fire in the magnificent fireplace in winter.

  • Open 10:30 am to 1 am
  • Pool bar service 10:30 am to 6:30 pm April to October

The Pool Bar

The Pool Bar offers fruit shakes, ice cream as well as classic drinks and snacks, between 10:30 am to 6:30 pm from April to October.