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Ristorante Pepe Nero

Viale Ruggero di Lauria 43, 95127 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 382368
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
2 Oct 2016
“Great food and wine”
18 Sep 2016
“Nice find”
Opens in 25 min
All hours
Italian, Japanese, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Viale Ruggero di Lauria 43, 95127 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

This restaurant opens at 8.00 pm but if you get there at 7.45 pm you will see the lights on and the door open. But if you try and get in you will refused even if you say you quite happy to sit at a...More

Thank bluebudgie2015
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We came across Pepe Nero via the Michelin guide, and we were not disappointed. Great food, excellent wines and a pistachio gelato to die for. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Randi S
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Ate here twice....first night was outstanding...mussels over pasta, pistachio pasta..second time just fair! Ordered mussels again....they were tiny or empty shells. Octopus salad very good.

Thank goshoppago
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The resto looks nice but when you're sitting down they forget you. Very terrible service which you paid upfront for. Coz the bill is included service coast. I don't understand that it isn't right. We had to wait for almost one hour to get our...More

1  Thank Ali E
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here twice each time the food has been wonderful. Mushroom risotto was to die for and the curry was so delicate with lots of flavour. The lady at the front of house greater us with warmth and remembered us from our previous...More

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This place is a Oasis in a very nice neighborhood in Catania. Very decent. Nice decoration. Huge selection of Italian food, good met cuts, Japanese food, awesome pizzas and of course, and spectacular cellar with pretty reasonable prices. Don't miss the pizzas. They are just...More

Thank SASFlavio
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

The last day on Sicily, we wanted a meal close to the hotel and this place is next door to the hotel and the restaurant seemed nice. The hotel booked a table and told asked them to make a romantic evening for us. When we...More

1  Thank Einar-IV
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

The worst place ever! The staff seemed to be on another planet, and we never got our food. They charge 2,50 euros for the wine cooler also... Dont know if I wanna cry or laugh. The management also have a serious problem with attitude... If...More

Thank Ida C
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Excellent restaurant with a smile and very nice food. Try the "il Fagottino di Pesce Spada" :) And nice desserts too

Thank Jason Z
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We opted for various different antipasti which were really delicious. Desserts are to die for, wish I had more room.

Thank diningout438
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Ruggero di Lauria 43, 95127 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Neighbourhood: Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Phone Number: +39 095 382368
  • E-mail
Un suggestivo angolo di sapori che si affaccia sul meraviglioso scorcio del lungomare di Catania: questo e Pepe Nero. Un luogo dove condividere il piacere di stare insieme assaporando piatti tipici della cucina siciliana, impreziositi e resi unici dal tocco dei nostri chef che, con eleganza e professionalita, presentano ai nostri clienti delle vere e proprie opere d'arte.La raffinatezza dello stile, il gusto dell'arredamento e la naturale bellezza che fa a Pepe Nero da scenografia lo rendono un ristorante sofisticato ed intrigante e, al tempo stesso, pronto ad esaudire i desideri e le richieste dei propri clienti.
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