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Trattoria Medusa - Da Kamel

Via Santa Teresa 23, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 61403
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
10 Apr 2018
“Great atmosphere, friendly staff and chef and excellent food!”
9 Jul 2017
“Unpleasant atmosphere by the chefs kitchen”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Tunisian
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Teresa 23, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this place by the receptionist at our hotel in Ortigia. Upon arrival, we were kindly greeted by a waitress who was absolutely lovely and accommodating to our lack of Italian. We later found out that she was in fact the chef's wife,...More

Thank Maryam F
Reviewed July 9, 2017

At first I thought, "grand, an open kitchen is what you can never find here in sicily "!, it the chef was bad mannered and treated his assistant poorly; eh tried to make io for his yelling by talking to us in a happy fashion...More

1  Thank theresadelblues
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Bad. Sea food pasta with sand. Steak that was pork and overcooked (burned). Staff unpolite. No other thing to add.

Thank 080985
Reviewed January 13, 2017

It's been a while since I visited but on recommending it to a friend of mine who is planning to visit ortigia I thought I'd leave a review. The restaurant was recommended to us by our B&B owner so we said we'd give it a...More

Thank patrick E
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Went with family. Had a super lunch. Everything was good but especially the fishy pastas. Huge portions, v tasty,... A bit slow service but worth the wait. Staff were friendly too. I'll be back for sure.

Thank NTGF
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Great food, value and atmosphere (very Sicilian) what else could you want ! If your a fish lover this place is a must.

Thank Simon M
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Really nice place to feel Sicily atmosphere. Really Sicialian place. Very testy seafood and local wine.

Thank AroundTraveller
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I have to suggest to everyone that pass by Syracuse (ortigia) to go and eat at Medusa trattoria. I am Sicilian and the mix of sicilian tradition and north African cuisine is magical. Kamel is generous and send you dishes that you have no ordered,...More

Thank frasak
Reviewed June 18, 2016

This place was very much recommended by our B&B owner, our local friends, and other "locals". However, we were really not impressed by the dinner. Their famous cous cous was just all right, as well as the other dishes we tried. The staff was extremelly...More

Thank terenity
Reviewed June 1, 2016

A great experience in Ortigia where you can find a good Fish cus cus. Some little problem with the service but when you eat you forget every thinks. The dishes arte full and you will have some problem to finish all Is in you plat....More

Thank nicascc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Teresa 23, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 61403
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