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Via Salvatore Cali' 11, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 538621
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“rigatoni” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Salvatore Cali' 11, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 11 December 2017

Delightful and charming restaurant in downtown Catania within walking distance (10) minutes of the Piazza Duomo. This restaurant was recommended by my hotel staff and they were correct "some of the best seafood in Catania"! The crudo is terrific, the ricci-large and fresh and the...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Veru good seafood restaurant, which i wouldn’t worry to reccomend and would visit again. Also great selection of wine.

Thank Tomas S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Deliciously food, friendly staff, more than fair prices. My wife and I had the bruschetta and mussels as a starter followed by black seafood risotto and spaghetti carbonara with half a liter of white house wine and a large local beer on the side. Everything...More

Thank Komplizio
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Very good pasta/clam as well as shrimps. Extensive menu. Waiters were very helpful picking out some of the tastier meals. Large grappa selection, alias we had lunch so passed on the grappa.

Thank traveljim007
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very friendly. Nice tables outside. Menu clearly explained by helpful staff. We had 2 starters, 2 pasta courses, bread, 2 bottles of good wine and water. Just 58 euros.

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It was our last meal in Sicily before returning to Canada and we had a truly memorable evening! Antonio, our waiter was fantastic. There was wonderful food,great service, and great atmosphere and if we had discovered this place earlier we would be going back. I...More

Thank msb552017
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Nice place good service excellent fish at a good price, the wine selection is also good, and the roofed over seating area is very nice. All in all a very pleasant lunch.

Thank hallf
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice restaurant with good service and delicious food. I recommend the risotto a la marinara.

Thank Angelina P
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and service and even better great food! We decided to share two pasta dishes, one seafood and the other the local speciality pasta 'Norma'. Enjoyed both although we thought the fish looked wonderful as well. Finished off with a delicious tiramisu.

Thank KandJ52628
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We visited this place on New Year's Eve 2016 as a group - our first visit. Food was amazing, staff and service was great.

Thank 433robertap
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Tuesday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Salvatore Cali' 11, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 538621
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