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Porta Messina

Porta Messina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23243
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  • Very good43%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
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“corso umberto” (17 reviews)
“great pizza” (3 reviews)
“the main street” (10 reviews)
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Porta Messina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23243
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had cooking class at this place and it was truly highlight of our stay in Scilly :-) Luca and Stefano really made our day!

Thank Eliza875433
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had the worst pizza ever, worse than the worse frozen pizza. And had to pay a Standing charge for the privalige,

Thank thearsenalone
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here for lunch ate outside got good service from all. Laid back and peaceful atmosphere. Had vegetable soup , cold meats and pizzas all good. Spritzers and beer selections good. Had ice cream desserts

Thank Bubbles W
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's just a historic end/beginning of a street in a historic town; I feel funny even reviewing it. Not worth a special trip, it's just THERE.

Thank ChrisABeaune
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short visit is plenty to the gate but it frames the countryside and the surrounding hills- it gives you a sense of what it would have been like to leave or come into the city in ancient times.

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you happen to walk along Corso Umberto (as every tourist does) you will come across this gate - there doesn't appear to be anything special about it - it is old and historic though.

Thank DM S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This famous arch site at eh end of the main street of this lovely town. It marks the end of the pedestrianised area and main shopping and restaurant area of the town

Thank Ges R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gateway to the pedestrian area of Taormina on a busy street corner. Close to bus stops and tour companies and less than 5 minutes walk from the cable car.

1  Thank Carol F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our first visit to Taormina and what better way to enter the centre of this beautiful village than through the Porta Messina? This impressive village gate dates back to the early 19th Century. It is an attractive structure and a prominent landmark...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the entrances to the main part of the town. Worth to linger and admire the stonework and the views.

Thank SimonaOradea
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