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Cuisine of Trapani for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Trapani Fortifications More than a hundred restaurants are open in Trapani today. Traditional Sicilian dishes are served in them. The cuisine of the region is multi-faceted and diverse due to the mixing of various culinary traditions of the peoples who inhabited the region since ancient times. The vast majority of local establishments are small restaurants. Each of them is managed by a single-family. In many ways, this abundance of cafes, bars, restaurants, and street food stalls is due to the peculiarities of the local hotel system. Tourists are rarely offered two or three meals a day there. Hotels are limited only to mandatory breakfast.
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However, you should not be upset about this hotel system. The range of dishes in Trapani restaurants will allow you to discover a new taste or even more than one every day. Prices are quite reasonable, especially in the distance from popular attractions. But not only Sicilian dishes are served here. You can also find dishes traditionally popular with Europeans, such as burgers, “Fish and Chips”, and steaks in city restaurants. If you want to taste the most delicious and fresh fish, you should go to a place near Mercato del Pesce di Trapani.
It's incredibly exciting to watch the life of the fish market while sitting on the terrace waiting for your portion of tuna or mussels. Besides, seafood is always fresh in such restaurants. You can also arrange the preparation of your catch or your own selected fish here. The list of fish you can try in Trapani is large. This can be anchovy, lampuga, gurnard, hake, swordfish, sardines, albacore, palometa, red scorpion, and bream. Seafood is no less popular here. Octopus, crab, cuttlefish, shrimp, squid, scallops, and sea urchins are boiled, fried, stewed, and added to pizza and pasta. Copyright
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Bread has an important place in the local food culture. It has been a staple on the table of the poor for centuries. The bread was eaten with fish, soups, vegetables, or olives. You can find different types of homemade bread in local bakeries. It was traditionally baked from durum wheat using oil, salt, and oregano in stone-and-wood ovens in the past. You should taste the bruschetta of finely chopped bread, fried with tomatoes, olive oil, and garlic.
Trapani Municipio Takeaway food has been popular in Trapani since the days of ancient Greek cooking. You can taste pancakes, bread with the spleen, pizza, and many types of pastries here. It is customary to eat pizza on the go, folding two pieces so that the filling of each of them was on top of each other. You can also buy arancini. These are rice balls with meat or vegetable fillings. You should also taste the local kind of pizza called sfincione and a dish of seeds chickpea and pumpkin. Closed calzone pizza is also popular. Cipollina also deserves attention. It is made from puff pastry, onions, tomato sauce, mozzarella, and ham. You should taste chickpea pancakes. Local closed cakes Ragusa with anchovies is also interesting. Pancakes are popular on holidays.
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You can order eggplant Caponata, orange salad, eggplant casserole Parmigiana, potato pie, snail soup, omelet, and raw anchovies with lemon as an appetizer. Vegetables in batter in soy sauce are also interesting. You should taste the Arabic Couscous as the main course. It has been in the repertoire of local chefs for a long time. You should also taste pasta cu l'agghia with a unique Trapani pesto sauce. Pasta is served in dozens or even hundreds of options in the city. Therefore everyone can find something that he likes. Pasta alla Norma with ricotta, Pasta alla siciliana with sardines, and Pasta con ai Ricci with sea urchins are worth the attention of every gourmet. You should also taste the black Spaghetti al Nero di seppia.
Trapani Cathedral You should also taste risotto with mushrooms and risotto with seafood. Riso al Forno is baked rice with meat sauce, peas, mozzarella, ham, and parmesan. It is also very tasty. You can also taste a salad of tuna, rice, eggs, and vegetables. You should order fried breadcrumbs, meat and cauliflower casserole, beef roll, salami minced meat and falsomagro cheeses, and meat meatballs. You should taste fish Giotto with vegetables and herbs, Messina-style dried cod, meatballs from fish fry, and boiled octopus.
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You should taste cannoli cream cake rolls, a Sicilian pastry with frosting, and cassata as desserts. Cassata is a dessert made of sponge cake, icing, and candied fruits. You should also taste frozen fruit juice called Granita, almond cakes, and marzipan fruit. You can also order a regular fruit platter. The Cassatella di sant'Agata in the form of a woman's breast is also interesting. You can wash it down with some juice or coffee and tea that are the favorite among locals. Of course, you should try the local wine. Its varieties are great, both dessert and table. Local liqueurs are also delicious.
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♥   Restaurant 'Ai Lumi Tavernetta' TRAPANI. Type - Regional cuisine. 2.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Serisso 47' Trapani. Type - Regional cuisine. 2.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trattoria del Sale' Paceco. Type - Country. 4.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Monte San Giuliano' ERICE. Type - Regional cuisine. 5.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Saverino' Valderice. Type - Seafood. 7.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Da Alfredo' SAN VITO LO CAPO. Type - Country. 23.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Tha’am' SAN VITO LO CAPO. Type - Mediterranean cuisine. 24.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Profumi del Cous Cous' SAN VITO LO CAPO. Type - Regional cuisine. 24.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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