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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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“antipasti” (17 reviews)
“potatoes” (9 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM 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 24 August 2017 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
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This place is really perfect. It has fantastic food (we went twice), the location is beautiful (in a courtyard outside) and the service is fantastic. It is also very good value for money. It has a small but well selected wine collection which doesn't cost...More

Thank Lmerhemitch
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here by chance on a hot day for lunch. There is a nice outdoor courtyard, but the air-conditioning beckoned and we sat in the traditionally decorated interior. Fried fish, stuffed sardines and pasta alla Norma were all superb. Fresh, clean and simple. Delicious....More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This restaurant was in a backyard. New experience for us and we find it cool. We had a bottle of Etna Rosso which we tasted for the first time. We think it was very good. We had a shared starter which composed of cheese, salami,...More

Thank Travellingisagift
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Atmospheric setting in a small courtyard. Selected own choice of fish of the day, but check price beforehand as price not on the menu. Although delicious , €24 was expensive for one fish. Tasty side orders of roasted potatoes and salad were an additional charge....More

Thank Marie Therese F
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The hidden yard in the back is lovely. We had pastas for starters, pork and beef for main course and they were delicious. With some wine of the house and a delicious lemon ice cream that we shared we paid (3 people) 25€ each.

Thank Marina C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I am quite meticulous in choosing which restaurant I go to, so on our day trip to Taormina and a stop in Catania I found this place on TripAdvisor. My choice was done without much research, but the restaurant was good. I went with 2...More

1  Thank Yevgen C
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The food is terrific, the prices very reasonable and the owner, chef and staff are lovely. Even in the heat of midday, the courtyard garden is shaded and comfortable and the evenings are perfect. We especially love the mussels ...best we've had anywhere. Over our...More

Thank valerie981
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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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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