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Cocktails, cuisine and views worth writing about

Savour superb regional cooking, classic Italian cocktails and sensational views at one of the most celebrated Taormina bars. Favoured by some of history’s finest literary greats, D.H. Lawrence, Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams all drew creative inspiration from our ambient Literary Terrace. Take a seat here at sunset to discover why.

Otto Geleng Restaurant

Otto Geleng Restaurant

Be one of just 16 guests to join us each evening for a culinary sensation inspired by German painter and Taormina legend, Otto Geleng.

Executive Chef Roberto Toro’s Michelin-starred menu tells the story of Sicily with dishes that combine tradition and modern interpretation. Savour every delectable moment as you admire the views that captivated Otto’s imagination.

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Timeo Restaurant

Timeo Restaurant

Embark on a culinary journey at the most scenic restaurant Taormina has to offer. Backdropped by Mount Etna and Naxos Bay, Timeo Restaurant’s striking location is complemented by a superb menu of locally sourced Sicilian favourites. 

Featuring mouth-watering cuisine alongside an expert menu of regional wines, our atmospheric terrace beckons for an unforgettable alfresco feast.

Opening times:
Lunch: 1–2:30pm
Dinner: 7:30–10pm

View menus:
Lunch | Dinner

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Timeo Restaurant

Timeo Restaurant

Embark on a culinary journey at the most scenic restaurant Taormina has to offer. Backdropped by Mount Etna and Naxos Bay, Timeo Restaurant’s striking location is complemented by a superb menu of locally sourced Sicilian favourites. 

Featuring mouth-watering cuisine alongside an expert menu of regional wines, our atmospheric terrace beckons for an unforgettable alfresco feast.

Opening times:
Lunch: 1–2:30pm
Dinner: 7:30–10pm

View menus:
Lunch | Dinner

Reserve

Seasonal Dining Experiences

Celebrate Sicily’s exquisite cuisine with a range of seasonal fine-dining delights

Afternoon Tea

Choose from a selection of 12 teas for the perfect pairing with your afternoon tea treats. Savour finger sandwiches, sweet pastries and classic scones as piano notes fill the air in our Otto Geleng Living Room.

When: Fridays and Saturdays in December from 5pm onwards
Where: Otto Geleng Living Room

Traditional Afternoon Tea
Assortment of sweet and savoury delicacies

Champagne Afternoon Tea
Includes a glass of Champagne Ruinart

Celebration Tea
Perfect for a celebration, includes a special cake

Celebration Tea with Champagne
Perfect for a celebration, includes a special cake and a glass of Champagne Ruinart

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New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner

Fine-dining and dancing, all with a champagne sparkle. This New Year is set to swing with our New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner. After, head to the terrace to celebrate with music through the ages as 2020 arrives.

When: 31 December
Where: Timeo Restaurant and Otto Geleng living room
Price: €450, includes wines pairing and a bottle of champagne per table

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New Year’s Brunch

Start the New Year deliciously with a special brunch at Timeo Restaurant. Choose from delicious eggs benedict, scallops in mornay sauce and more tasty treats—a perfect way to bring flavour to the first of January.

When: 1 January, from 12:30 to 3pm
Where: Timeo Restaurant
Price: €90, excluding beverages

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Sunday Brunch

Sunday is a day to savour with our contemporary buffet brunch. Enjoy a selection of delicacies from locally-sourced seafood to traditional Sicilian dishes, and eggs a la carte, of course.

When: Every Sunday in December, from 12:30 to 3pm
Where: Timeo Restaurant
Price: €65 (kids up to 12 years old €30), soft drinks are included

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Afternoon Tea

Choose from a selection of 12 teas for the perfect pairing with your afternoon tea treats. Savour finger sandwiches, sweet pastries and classic scones as piano notes fill the air in our Otto Geleng Living Room.

Discover more

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner

Fine-dining and dancing, all with a champagne sparkle. This New Year is set to swing with our New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner. After, head to the terrace to celebrate with music through the ages as 2020 arrives.

Discover more

New Year’s Brunch

Start the New Year deliciously with a special brunch at Timeo Restaurant. Choose from delicious eggs benedict, scallops in mornay sauce and more tasty treats—a perfect way to bring flavour to the first of January.

Discover more

Sunday Brunch

Sunday is a day to savour with our contemporary buffet brunch. Enjoy a selection of delicacies from locally-sourced seafood to traditional Sicilian dishes, and eggs a la carte, of course.

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The Literary Terrace & Bar

The Literary Terrace & Bar

Classic cocktails and breathtaking vistas afford The Literary Terrace a reputation of excellence among Taormina bars. Marvel at the ever-present Mount Etna, or let the Bay of Taormina steal your gaze while sipping a cool Etna Spritz. 

Inside, the Bar’s elegant Sicilian carpentry and antique fittings evoke the magical atmosphere of a 19th-century winter garden.

Pool Restaurant

Pool Restaurant

Take a seat beside the sun-splashed pool for an irresistible lunch. Savour succulent meat dishes or the catch of the day, expertly barbecued in our charcoal oven. Or choose from a tempting selection of pasta, tapas, salads or brick-oven pizzas. Whatever you order, stunning views of Naxos bay are the perfect accompaniment.

Open during the summer months from 1 – 4pm

Private Hire

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Take over the entire hotel for a celebration your guests will never forget. We can customise every aspect of your stay.

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Entertain guests in a stunning environment and treat them to a tailored menu of regional cuisine. We have private dining facilities to seat up to 250 people.

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