A charming dinner in the heart of Ragusa

Duration:2.5 hours
Reviews:4.8 ★ (94)
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Rising with the hill up to the historic center of Ragusa, you arrive in Ibla, the perfect setting for a memorable Sicilian experience with Maria Carmela, our Cesarina.

With its large living room, authentic decor and antiques, guests of Maria Carmela are welcomed into her home to dine around a table with local specialties.

Her home is the perfect place for an authentic Sicilian dinner which offers a window into its cuisine, rich in diverse and intense flavours, thanks to an Arab legacy and heritage which gave a distinctive culinary culture to the island.

Le Cesarine offers bespoke gastronomic experiences; to taste traditional Italian food in good company and idyllic locations: historic buildings, antique villas, houses secluded by nature, terraces with breathtaking views. Le Cesarine’s hand-selected locations are some of the most beautiful private homes in all of Italy.

If you are passionate to explore the authentic flavours of traditional Italian cuisine and dine in elegant homes with local experts, this is the experience for you.

Our Cesarina's specialities

The Magic of the Countryside
  • Ravioline with caciocavallo cheese
  • Baskets of pasta brisè
  • Puff pastry filled with ricotta (or "braciola" steak with potatoes purée)
  • Vegetable Caponata
  • Grandma Marianna's Cake
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Sophia - Jan 2020
Amazing host
Dear Francesca, I can’t tell you how wonderful the experience was with Speranza B. and her husband. From the start they worked so patiently with
314junjun - Dec 2019
At first i did not realize that i booked that you need to to a house but i really love and enjoyed our experience i will highly recommend this
Chad - Dec 2019
Daniela was our host and the meal was truly once in a lifetime. It felt like a six course meal! She treated us with class and respect. The food
Nicole - Dec 2019
This was really lovely! We enjoy taking cooking classes when we travel. It was great to shop the market and then cook in our hosts home. Great
Babercrombie - Dec 2019
Absolutely Perfect Evening
No question, this was the highlight of our trip and the activity that is squarely at the top of my list to repeat on our next visit. Marzia and