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Trattoria Giglio Rosso

Via Sant'Anna n 19 | From May to September All Weekly Days Open, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 715 2492
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
“antipasti” (17 reviews)
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18:30 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Sant'Anna n 19 | From May to September All Weekly Days Open, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate in the courtyard, lovely atmosphere and refreshingly quiet, well away from the street noise although very close to main thoroughfares. Friendly staff who spoke English but let us stumble in Italian! Delicious steaks. Our only grumble was that they had no milk for...More

Thank Bruce617
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best food in Catania. My wife and I visited this place because od Trip Advisor reccomand and we didn't regret. It was delicious. My wife ate a fish in same tomato sauce with potatoes and I ate a meat in parmiggiano sauce with baked...More

Thank Luka B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat in the courtyard and enjoyed a delicious meal. We didn't go for the fresh dish, but decided on something local. The waiters are not great speakers of English but were very friendly and out of their way to help us. We had shared two...More

Thank sandyLimassol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped there for a lunch and had sicilian antipasti and pasta for a main course. The food was simply amazing, staff nice and despite the language barrier very nice and helpful. The location itself is a bit hard to find, but the outside sitting...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant because of the good tripadvisor reviews. The patio was very nice and delightful! The staff did not speak English but the communication still worked fine. They brought the raw fish to our table and we picked which fish to eat. Fish...More

Thank Johanna H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on recommendation but found the food to be only OK. The outside eating area while looking initially nice found it very hot as the vents from the kitchen are directed there. As the space is confined there was not much air movement...More

Thank Triumph5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pasta was perfectly cooked. The fillet steak was the best I'd ever had and the service was very friendly. Can't wait to return.

Thank Hammers666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came late, looking for a place to eat. We entered the restaurant and felt immediately welcomed like we came for a family visit. There was no place inside, after a quick chat between the two gentlemen we were taken to the back side into...More

Thank Asaf S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Although this restaurant is not located downtown, this should not be misleading. It's a restaurant where you eat well, in fact very good, at reasonable prices. This is precisely what I consider to be of higher value, not food specially made for tourists, as an...More

Thank ValiMV
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We went there after reading reviews on TA. Went there one night without the booking, no free table so we made a booking for the following night. The menu is in both, italian and English, staff speaks little or no English. I made a poor...More

Thank SB77777
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Questions & Answers
18 May 2016|
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Response from annonymus800 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This restaurant does not have an outside area. I still strongly advise you to give it a chance for the quality of the food, though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:30
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
11:59 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sant'Anna n 19 | From May to September All Weekly Days Open, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 715 2492
  • E-mail
a graceful place located in the center of the city from which you can reach the most important historical sites of the city (Greek-Roman theater, Duomo square, ursino castle, etccc ...), Sicilian cuisine with traditional fish dishes of meat.
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