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Nice setting, beautiful Granita and friendly service. Very sweet and a nice treat! The coffee... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EnnisParker
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Best Granita

Visited the famous BamBar which offers the best granita. Lots of famous people also visit this... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Marlene M
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Malta
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Via di Giovanni 45, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice setting, beautiful Granita and friendly service. Very sweet and a nice treat! The coffee Granita was delicious. Seasonal flavours worth trying. Can be busy!

Thank EnnisParker
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Visited the famous BamBar which offers the best granita. Lots of famous people also visit this place. Great place for the best granita

Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Heard all about this famous location and experience to taste Granita! Well on arrival you line up like cattle and are herded to a table when available! You are told with zero emotion what Granita is available and then you wait until one person taking...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We were recommended BarBar for authentic granita and absolutely loved the granita here! A very authentic and old fashioned place with lots of charm. A must for granita when in Taormina.

Thank dsbali
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Granita worlds first ice cream. Don’t miss Bambar during your stay in Taormina. Absolutely delicious. The owner creates the atmosphere.

Thank maria s
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

If you visit, go here!! Strawberries and crème is a must. I tried many of their flavors. Berry fresh!

Thank Zac T
Reviewed 7 May 2018

one possible method to improve your ranking is the do breakfast "Sicilian style" with coffee granita, cream and Sicilian brioche. Disgusting? try to taste it in BAM BAR in Taormina and let me know. This is the place.

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

BamBar is an absolute must to visit. Never will Granita be the same for me ... now that I have tasted what it should be like, I cannot order it anywhere else in the world. Locals told me about BamBar but I was not expecting...More

Thank sonyabart
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Just off the main shopping street in Taormina and not far from the amphitheatre, this is a small cafe with the best granite in town. Try the hazelnut one if it's available - truly tasty and well priced. It is an expensive town, so it...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The drinks here are great and the bar is really nice but the waiting staff were not very friendly. I'd hoped they would have explained the various options for the granita but instead the waiter seemed confused when l asked how it worked.

Thank Greene666
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