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Giardino di Bacco Catania

Via Etnea 704, 95128 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 438173
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Perfect”
1 week ago
“Wonderful restaurant”
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Via Etnea 704, 95128 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

Loved this place! All the staff were very attentive and were great at answering any questions that we had. Ambience was perfect and we really loved the food. Making reservations is a must as they won't let you in the door without one. Thank you...More

Thank Dawn A
Reviewed today

A family-run restaurant that’s somewhat hidden away down a side alley off via Etnea and therefore easily missed. And you need to ring the bell for entry! The food was wonderful. We both enjoyed a spinach cannelloni with courgette sauce as a starter, followed by...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location? Perfect. Service? Amazing, kind, effective. Food? Beyond any expectation. Wine? Delightful. The To Go restaurant in Catania.

Thank SchwabM4
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fabulous dinner! It was amazing! Menu had amazing choices, everything was delicious! From appetizers, to main dish and dessert, everything was excellent including the wait staff! Recommended!

Thank violaagosti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many others have written reviews to recommend this gem of a restaurant so I shall focus upon the practicalities of eating there. Firstly, YOU MUST BOOK. it’s a small romantic garden restaurant and when we were there in August, people were being turned away all...More

4  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a large group of friends based on Trip Advisor reviews. Did not disappoint. Lovely setting, restaurant is hidden off street. Service was wonderful, food was full of beautiful flavours and cooked to perfection. Menu had a lot of fish, some veggie options and...More

2  Thank Cosmopolitan366657
SalvoTrischitta, Proprietario at Giardino di Bacco Catania, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, we are very happy especially because you are tourists and we want to give you a good memory of Sicily. We opened the restaurant 25 years ago with the idea of presenting a light Sicilian cuisine, but without taking away the taste. Many people...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant. The food was excellent, the service was perfect. The wine was also great. The restaurant is hidden away in a quiet and private setting. Very cool. The prices were a little bit cheaper than top London restaurants; the quality was very...More

1  Thank James G
SalvoTrischitta, Proprietario at Giardino di Bacco Catania, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks James, we are deliberately a little secluded because we want to offer a moment of true relaxation. We consider ourselves unbeatable in the relationship quality / price. Catania is not London and we can not have very high prices in our menu, but the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came in this restaurant at the end of my holidays in Sicily. I can easily say that this was the best dinner of the entire stay (despite everywhere I have been was great). Exceptional raw fish and sea urchin. Very pleasant staff as well....More

1  Thank Alice C
SalvoTrischitta, Proprietario at Giardino di Bacco Catania, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Alice, having prepared his best dinner is a great satisfaction for all of us, also because he dined well in other restaurants. I hope to see you again soon. Hello from Roberta and Salvo Trischitta

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a hidden gem. Very Nice hosts. English menu available. We started with a Tuna steak and a platter with assorted starters. My my. I could have this any day (ate it before thinking of sharing it with a foto haha). Then the tuna...More

Thank X10Amsterdam
SalvoTrischitta, Proprietario at Giardino di Bacco Catania, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2018

Thank you for your nice review. We are also sorry that she lives very far. We also have a restaurant a few miles from Catania and if you are still in Catania can visit us and have dinner in our beautiful garden, under the orange...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant friendly individual service. The best pasta we’ve had on our trip (recommend the house tagliatelle) and great wine. Can’t recommend enough

1  Thank Luke T
SalvoTrischitta, Proprietario at Giardino di Bacco Catania, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you Luke. Tha pasta you have tasted is our speciality. I'm very happy you liked it. Thank you. (Roberta)

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mmandpiper
July 31, 2018|
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Response from SalvoTrischitta | Property representative |
We are open all the year every evening for dinner. But on holidays we only open for lunch. You can also book for Christmas lunch if you want. Thank you, Ciao from Roberta and Salvo Trischitta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$58
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Monday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Friday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Etnea 704, 95128 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 438173
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Description
Sicilian fish cuisine is served in an old house in the centre of Catania. There are also meat dishes and vegetables of the territory
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