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Guide and mentor of the Shalai restaurant, Michelin star since 2015

Leonardo Pennisi

Please sit down and make yourself comfortable here at Shalai’s tables, and let Leonardo Pennisi be your guide. With his easy smile and open personality he will be at your service for the length of your stay. He will elegantly and discreetly guide you on a journey through delicate, unforgettable tastes. Leonardo’s knowledge and expertise will also delight you with carefully chosen selections of the best Sicilian wines of Mount Etna. Pennisi knows how to appear and disappear at the right moments, as a good host does. He will be at your service through the meal, suggesting interesting combinations, and if you are interested, advising you on the places to visit in the area and on how to get the most out of your experiences. He can convey the love he has for these places and the hospitality that is such a point of pride for the Pennisi family.
Dario De Salvo
Katia Pollicina

The restaurant room brigade led by Leonardo Pennisi

Shalai Michelin star restaurant on Etna

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Discover the energy of Etna, experience the hospitality of a Historic Palace, today a design boutique hotel with a Michelin-star restaurant and private SPA. Get ready to live an experience of pure hospitality and elegance with Shalai. We have prepared exclusive benefits with special offers and packages, which vary in every season of the year. Sicily, in fact, is also unique in terms of temperatures. In the middle of autumn we still breathe summer, in summer we enjoy the mild climate of the high altitudes, in spring nature is a triumph of vitality and in winter there is all the magic of the snow-capped peak of Etna. Get inspired...


Boutique Hotel
with Michelin star 2023

Pennisi S.r.l.
P. IVA: 05269930870
CIR 19087021A400322

Photo Credits:
Stefano Butturini
Paola Licciardello


Via Guglielmo
Marconi, 25 95015
Linguaglossa - CT

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boutique hotel and Michelin star restaurant on Mount Etna
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