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Metro - CLOSED

Via Crociferi 76, Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 322098
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
4 Jan 2014
“Great experience”
24 Nov 2013
“Such a delicious meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Via Crociferi 76, Catania, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2014

We ate at this small restaurant twice during our stay in Catania. The owner/chef could not have been nicer. We put ourselves in his hands, and did not order from the menu. He simply asked if we wanted meat or fish. The fish was remarkably...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 24 November 2013

We arrived at 3pm for lunch, as we had gotten carried away with visiting Catania. The owner was so kind to seat us in the empty restaurant and provide us great service. He spoke french really well and he was super nice and answered some...More

Thank travellingsloths
Reviewed 11 October 2013

If this place hadn't been mentioned in our travel guide, we would never have thought of trying it out. The food was really nice, though, and the chef sticks to the good values of slowfood.org. The appetizer was a bit too oily, though, which I...More

Thank Agapimou K
Reviewed 11 October 2013

We ate very well at this restaurant two years ago. unfortunately the chef seems to have lost all interest in what he is serving up. Nothing tasted very much of anything.

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Enjoyed two meals. The chef speaks English and came to discuss what we would like to eat. The waiter friendly and helpful. RIght opposite our B&B Crociferi.

Thank MariaMonicaAdelaide
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Very pleasant find and only about three minutes walk from the Hotel Royal where we were staying. We arrived just as they were opening and the manager was very welcoming and helpful. We had all three courses and were not disappointed with our choice. The...More

Thank KentMaynard
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We found this restaurant in Lonely Planet and also a French couple in our hotel also mentioned that they also have it in their ''streetwalkers'' book so we decided to give a try. Service is terrible; In the menu book names are only in Italian.You...More

Thank hmmmmm274887
Reviewed 21 June 2012

It is situated on a pretty ropey looking back street and you have to pass the much more alive and noisy pizza place in front of the church to get there... but it is worth a visit. Service is helpfull and friendly. Great wine list....More

1  Thank rickandlyn
Reviewed 6 June 2012 via mobile

Metro is pretty unassuming from outside. Located just off the main street in Catania in an area noted for posh housing. Inside it is pretty special. The welcome for two Englishmen in an almost entirely Italian speaking place was fantastic. There was no English translation...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 June 2012 via mobile

We ate here on our final night in Sicily mainly because it was near our hotel & mentioned in a guide book. The menu was explained by the owner which was extremely helpful since our Italian is very limited. The food was delicious & there...More

Thank Rallar80
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$37 - US$51
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Crociferi 76, Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 322098
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