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Hosteria del Panda

Viale della Liberta' 129 | 129, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 396480
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“vongole” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Viale della Liberta' 129 | 129, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Fantastic seafood Sicilian style.We ended up going with a tasting menu. Food was absolutely incredible. Would recommend this place to anyone.

Thank violaagosti
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We were here for lunch with some friends and it turned out to have very good food,especially the seafood and fish. We had two different pastas and both were really good, tre to the itaial tradition. The ingredients were fresh and the staff were very...More

Thank Foodie_in_Malaga
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Excellent place, excellent tastes and friendly, eager to help personnel. Sometimes the problem of the languages is bigger but there is always solutions. The prices are medium to high but you can have fresh fish and vegetables in a Mediterranean cuisine. Also the amount of...More

Thank HDTsele
Reviewed April 17, 2018

The restaurant specialise in fish. It was great, lovely fresh fish. Friendly staff and reasonable prices. It was a bit far from the city centre, but not far from the main station of Catania.

Thank AlfonsoLondon
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here twice and everything was excellent. Food, service and ambience. And prices were very reasonable for this standard of dining. Mussels were perfect, tuna crusted with pistachios was great, as were the fried seafood and seafood roll plates. Chocolate soufflé and tiramisu were...More

Thank Ez2ctheworld
Reviewed December 14, 2017

family run restaurant, friendly staff, very good food at reasonable prices, quiet atmosphere. situated near the train-bus-metro station, it is a must for fish food lovers.

Thank Anna M
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

It was the first place our hotel had recommended and pitifully we saved it for our last day. Would have eaten there again if our vacation hadn’t ended. The pasta, the fish were all very tasteful. The real taste of a fish specialized restaurant. Would...More

Thank Melek71
Reviewed November 15, 2017

We enjoyed a delicious and plentiful (10 dishes) sea food antipasti. Salmon & Tuna tartar was wonderful, house red was very drinkable.

Thank Bedford_traveller
Reviewed September 14, 2017

It is a shame that the service was not up to the standard of the ambience of the place. The food was of good quality and the meals were hot as we had arrived just after they opened at 7.40pm. Unfortunately the waiters were more...More

Thank O0HZandrewh
Reviewed September 1, 2017

We informed the manager that at least 6 different mussels on our plate were full of sand. His reply was that his supplier takes care of the cleaning "so it's not my problem." It also didn't help that the broth these mussels were in was...More

Thank sammy321321
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
7:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale della Liberta' 129 | 129, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 396480
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