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Trattoria la Pentolaccia

Via Coppola 28 | Pressi Teatro Vincenzo Bellini, Angolo Via Antonino Sangiuliano., 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 250 0010
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (33 reviews)
“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Via Coppola 28 | Pressi Teatro Vincenzo Bellini, Angolo Via Antonino Sangiuliano., 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service. Great food. Very fresh vegetables. Pasta Carbonara was wonderful. Homemade pasta very tasty. Great place for lunch!

Thank bunnellshauna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best seafood pasta in Sicily! Nice trattoria, amazing antipasto ( eggplants were just outstanding!!!) , good local vine- I love everything about it!

Thank Vita G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good restaurant. Good variety of food at affordable price to everyone. Staff speaks English and you are always welcome with a smile. Our No 1 restaurant while in Catania.

Thank Bugibba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my sixth visit to Catania and I have eaten here 7 times. It’s that good. Quite simply, it’s my “go to” place. The mussels (pepata) are a must. Last night I had the spaghetti aglio e olio and it was terrific. Nicely cooked...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Wonderful local Sicilian good food-- This is as authentic as it gets. The staff went out of their way to make sure that we were happy with our choices..With two bottles of some of they better Sicilian wines for six people we could hardly believe...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We can't believe there can be any negative reviews...! Cosy little restaurant where the service is friendly and we discovered the most amazing pistachio pasta with cream and bacon...! Starter buffet also highly recommended, especially if you like aubergines. I expect we'll be back during...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Very cozy place which offers typical Sicilian dishes and wine. The food was really good and having eaten three dishes I was quite full, but the friendly waiter insisted on bringing me a Sicilian cake (and some Madeira wine) for free because he thought I...More

Thank Otto P
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We went there twice during our 3-day-stay in Catania. Good seevice, great food. Good bottled wine! Definetely recommended

Thank An N
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The mixed seafood starter was nice, but the grilled seafood platter was not what I expected. The staff was not very attentive, I had to ask for olive oil, salt and pepper.

Thank PetterKj
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

One of the most unpleasant dining experiences I've ever had. Taciturn at best, the owners and wait staff were rude and impatient, two spoke a little English but their non verbals were well communicated; one did not speak English nor should I expect them to...More

Thank Munson1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Coppola 28 | Pressi Teatro Vincenzo Bellini, Angolo Via Antonino Sangiuliano., 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 250 0010
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