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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%
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“potatoes” (9 reviews)
“antipasti” (18 reviews)
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6:30 PM - 11:30 PMAll 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 13 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Giglio Rosso after reading the Trip Adviser reviews and we were not disappointed lovely atmosphere we sat outside not even realising until we left there was an inside!! Excellent service and wonderful fish which we had marinaded fried and grilled ! Nice salads...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Positioned in a courtyard in the back streets of Catania, this lovely restaurant is easy to walk passed. We found it on tripadvisor and are very glad we visited. We ordered the fried fish starter between us and picked a large fish from a platter...More

Thank dmatty1982
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Another good recommendation by lovely Laura from B&B Palazzo Bruca . Hidden on a small alley just a few minutes walk from Piazza Duomo , this great trattoria offers very good local food . On the table : 1 cold Birra ; 1 glass of...More

1  Thank saul g
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went to this restaurant last night, attracted by the cosy atmosphere seen in one of the photos posted here on TripAdvisor. I must say, the food is absolutely fantastic! I've had pesto pasta and swordfish with an almond crust, seriously the...More

Thank Inês P
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This place came highly recommended and it surely didn't disappoint. The location is back-street-ish with just around 8 tables in the alfresco 'square' and the menu is not extansive but the quality of the food was excellent. Unfortunately it was closed when we wanted to...More

Thank SwanHGo
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I usually pick restaurants filled up with locals. This one was packed of tourists. I went there for the good comments and was not disappointed. Typical Sicilian good and fair prices. Simple cuisine but top ingredients.

Thank bluecells
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Off a main road this restaurant offers typical Sicilian food. The food was fantastic at a very reasonable price and the setting very sweet.

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Went there with my wife..lovely atmosphere, friendly staff and the food is superbly good.. Prices are fair.pastas dishes are amazing

Thank vinnicheers
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We were starving and trying to find a really nice place to eat, and there it was. At the beginning we were not that sure, but the food was really nice, and the decoration of the place was lovely italian (I think).

Thank SandySV24
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I was there in september with a few friends of mine and we had a great dinner with good wine in a very nice courtyard.

Thank fabio i
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
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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