Locanda del Colonnello belongs to Palazzo Failla Hotel
and is located in the fascinating town centre of Modica Alta,
near St George’s Cathedral and St Giovanni’s Church.

Locanda del Colonnello offers traditional dishes with a modern and personal twist.
Chef Francesco Mineo chooses local products and ingredients,
and tries to offer unusual flavours.
The wine list (300 kinds of wines) is focused on local wines,
but also offers Italian and European wines.
During the summer months, dinner is served also outside in the ancient courtyard.



Pappa al pomodoro, prawns and spicy olive sauce €10
Whole-wheat crouton, ricotta cheese, tomatoes,
ginger and baked onion € 8
Deep fried aubergine, buffalo mozzarella,
sweet and sour sauce € 9
Parmigiana-style scabbardfish € 9
Seafood and vegetable salad € 9

Handmade whole-wheat spaghetti,
fresh tomato and almond pesto € 13
Cavatelli with tomato, aubergine,
ricotta cheese and basil € 12
Trenette with nuts, cuttlefish,
peppers and mint € 13
Lemon ricotta gnocchi, zucchini
and ragusano cheese € 12
Potato ravioli with mussel sauce € 13

Main courses
Bonito, baked aubergines and tomatoes, mint € 15
Mackerel, gazpacho and spring onions € 14
Shabu shabu steak, beef-tomato salad
and ricotta cheese € 16
Free-range chicken, potato purè, thyme and crispy zucchini € 14
Steamed fish, almond milk and capers € 17

Peach, wine, crumble and mint € 6
Lemon custard, strawberries
and candied almonds € 6
Almond brownie, watermelon
and cinnamon meringue € 6
Summertime buccellato € 6
Cannolo with fruit sauce € 6
Fresh fruit € 5
Tasting of Sicilian cheese € 10



Contacts and info:
Tel: (+39) 0932 752423

Email: info.locandadelcolonnello@gmail.com

Open for lunch and dinner
Closed on Tuesday

Vico Biscari, 6
Modica Alta (RG)
GPS coordinates: 36° 51′ 55.24” N  14° 45′ 49.34” E


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