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Locanda Colibri

Via Garigliano 13-15, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 64797
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scampi” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, Barbecue, Soups
$$ - $$$
Via Garigliano 13-15, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful meal - the fried baby squid was excellent and the taglietlle with shrimp and pistachios was the best pasta I've ever had.

Thank ChrisFromNJ
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were recommended this restaurant by Italian friends, and were not disappointed. Restaurant was packed with locals, which is always a good sign. Host was very helpful and weighed the live lobsters on display which we chose, indicating the price beforehand. Exquisite mixture of antipasti...More

1  Thank Ant316
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We started with the seafood antipasti, which consisted of 9 tasty nibbles. I followed with spaghetti alle vongele, which was perfectly balanced with parsley , garlic, olive oil and wine. My wife had an excellent prawn dish. We arrived early and got a table. By...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a friendly, typical Italian restaurant. The waiter spoke English and was happy to weigh the fish we chose from the display and tell me the price before I ordered. It was a delicious whole fish, enough for me - 13 euros. The pasta...More

Thank Mandy F
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We have been on a 14 days vacation trip around Sicily and had a lot of very good food incl a couple of times very good fish. We went to this restaurant beecause it was close to our hotel and had very good Ratings on...More

1  Thank Maggur
PaoloMessina4, Proprietario at Locanda Colibri, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2016

Hi My menu is very clear, then I don't understand because it was a surprise. My menù said: catch of the day 60€ for kg. Your fish ( grouper ) was 960 grams for 60€ kg = € 57.60 I dont understand your reviews. Maybe...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner at this restaurant, great seafood, great pasta, amazing and affordable Sicilinan wines. People working there are super friendly (even limited knowledge of English is not a problem). Definetely worth trying this restaurant while you are in Siracuza!

Thank ewaewaWW
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I spent part of my 2016 holidays in Sicily. After have been disappointed by few restaurants, I headed to "Locanda Colibri". I have been impressed by "antipasto di mare" : some sample are just the perfection! The seafood spaghetti was well balanced in everything. The...More

Thank Mattia1975
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We went to this small restaurant thanks to enthusiastic reviews on TripAdvisor.. and I must tell you guys: THANK GOD we came here! You are welcomed by the maitre (Paolo) and his kind girlfriend. The atmosphere is familiar, relaxed, authentic. Paolo is well aware of...More

Thank Patrizia R
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant, fresh sea food... Excellent staff. Best Pasta con scampi in my life! Strongly suggested to everyone!

Thank Reka V
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to go noon Ortegia, and saw this listed on TA. Pretty good wine list, friendly service, and some very good food. Great mussels and local small shrimp. We shared the frutti di mare appetizer plate, but would recommend just...More

Thank Diva G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$28 - US$78
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
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12:30 - 15:00
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12:30 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Garigliano 13-15, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 64797
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