The Il Pìcciolo Restaurant

The tastes and flavours of Sicily

The rich Sicilian culinary tradition offers us endless ideas for our creations in the kitchen. Starting from this, from local and seasonal raw materials cooked in a traditional way, we enrich our proposal with more contemporary and international contaminations. Quality and freshness of food are our fundamental prerequisites for guaranteeing pleasure and well-being at the table. In our gourmet or à la carte menus you will find tasty but always light dishes that you will enjoy in a refined and stylish setting. Our rich breakfast with a sweet and savory buffet will give you a good morning, while a dinner based on the best dishes will please you at night. A full-bodied wine list accompanies the dishes, with an eye to the fine local wines.

Our Opening Hours

• Breakfast at “La Ghiandaia” > 7.30am-10.30am 
• Dinner at “La Ghiandaia” > 7.30pm-9.30pm
• “Birdie Bar” lounge bar > 5.00pm-11.00pm
• “Pool” bar > 10.30am-7.00pm (1st June - 30th September)
• Room Service > 7.00am-11.00pm

Sicilia's Group Company

In our restaurants we follow the philosophy of "Fresh, Italian and Simple", a concept studied and achieved thanks to the experience and competence of the Sicilia's group. Every year we create new recipes, proposals and menus, giving life to tasty, surprising and always new dishes.

Our kitchen

"La Ghiandaia" Restaurant

"La Ghiandaia" is the restaurant inside our resort, a refined and welcoming space where you can enjoy a regal breakfast every morning, and where in the evening you will be delighted by our chef's à la carte menu, with two proposals for each course from appetizers to desserts. The refined and classic style of the restaurant is the right background for a culinary experience full of surprises, a real journey to discover the flavors of Sicily.

Our Cuisine

"Il Palmento" restaurant

For lunch, we are waiting for you at the “Il Palmento” restaurant in our Club House, 2-minute by walk from the hotel. Here you can enjoy the fresh delicacies of the à la carte menu inspired by the rich local Sicilian tradition. Entirely renovated in 2018, "Il Palmento" is surrounded by a wonderful golf course in an incomparable naturalistic context. In its interiors it reflects the rustic and chic flavor of our resort, a perfect space at your disposal also for private dinners and exclusive events. In the summer it is possible to have lunch outdoors surrounded by nature.

Our Chef

Our cuisine

It is a cuisine that smiles that of our cooks, who surprise with irresistible flavors and echoes of ancient tradition. Under the expert guidance of Sicilia's group, we have created passionate and never banal dishes, the result of a long experience gained over the years and consolidated over time. For our chefs the watchword is quality, an essential factor from which to start to give life to their creations, with fresh products from our rich volcanic land.

Our tasty good morning!

Our Breakfast

Breakfast is served every morning from 7 to 10 at the restaurant "La Ghiandaia". To start the day at your best, you can choose from delicious and various delicacies ranging from sweet to savory and available in the rich buffet. There are fresh fruit juices and natural drinks, teas and coffees of any kind, the best cured meat and dairy products that include many local excellences, fresh seasonal fruit, sliced ​​and fruit salads, cereals, dried fruit and seeds. You can enjoy hot dishes such as bacon, mignon sausage, mini frankfurters, scrambled eggs, hard-boiled eggs and waffles. Or jams and honey of high quality. Homemade bakery products include simple pastries, brioches with cereals and topped with creams and jams, a selection of cakes, pies and biscuits. On request we can prepare gluten-free products, including brioche, sandwiches, rusks and single-serve sweets.

Our Cuisine

For your Banquets & Events

In the kitchen, we are ready to delight your palate and that of your guests during special events, ceremonies, weddings, exclusive dinners and by invitation. Our banqueting menus are the most tasty and complete you could wish for, and range from coffee breaks to aperitifs, from the gala dinner to the most majestic wedding banquet. We have several proposals ready for you, which we can customize and adapt to transform them into the menu of your dreams.

Take a Break

Lounge Bars & Drinks

For a refreshing break, you can choose the pool bar, open in summer and perfect for a drink by the pool, while admiring the view of the volcano and the enchanting surrounding nature. For a coffee during the day, a good centrifuged, a quick snack or an evening drink, there are the Birdie Bar and the Swing Bar, which come alive in the evening and await you to conclude your day in the best possible way and in full relax.

Any special requests?

Other offers

July special on mount Etna

Valid: From 01/07/2024 To 31/07/2024
2 nights,
one SPA path per adult per stay for free

Summer Escape

Valid: From 01/07/2024 To 31/07/2024
1 night
Sunset Aperitif by the pool

Emotions on Etna - Il Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & SPA

Overnight in our better rooms, rich buffet breakfast, external swimming pool, dinner, spa path

Golf Escape

3 or more night with breakfast, dinner, spa paths
and Green Fee included

Relax and wellness

1 or more overnights in the chosen room,
SPA path and massages

SPA Gifts

Give yourself an unforgettable moment of relaxation at
Il Pìcciolo Etna Golf Resort & SPA and take advantage of our gift vouchers

Location & Contacts

S.S. 120 km 200 - Castiglione di Sicilia (CT),
T +39 0942 986384 - F +39 0942 986034