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Paranza

Via Salvatore Cali' 11, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 538621
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“rigatoni” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Via Salvatore Cali' 11, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good pasta/clam as well as shrimps. Extensive menu. Waiters were very helpful picking out some of the tastier meals. Large grappa selection, alias we had lunch so passed on the grappa.

Thank traveljim007
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very friendly. Nice tables outside. Menu clearly explained by helpful staff. We had 2 starters, 2 pasta courses, bread, 2 bottles of good wine and water. Just 58 euros.

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 30 May 2017

It was our last meal in Sicily before returning to Canada and we had a truly memorable evening! Antonio, our waiter was fantastic. There was wonderful food,great service, and great atmosphere and if we had discovered this place earlier we would be going back. I...More

Thank msb552017
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Nice place good service excellent fish at a good price, the wine selection is also good, and the roofed over seating area is very nice. All in all a very pleasant lunch.

Thank hallf
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice restaurant with good service and delicious food. I recommend the risotto a la marinara.

Thank Angelina P
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and service and even better great food! We decided to share two pasta dishes, one seafood and the other the local speciality pasta 'Norma'. Enjoyed both although we thought the fish looked wonderful as well. Finished off with a delicious tiramisu.

Thank KandJ52628
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We visited this place on New Year's Eve 2016 as a group - our first visit. Food was amazing, staff and service was great.

Thank 433robertap
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was my first visit to this restaurant and for sure it wont be the last. A great find indeed. Food was all great and restaurant offered a very good selection of fresh fish.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My wife, daugher and I decided to revisit Trattoria Paranza (my wife and I had been at this Trattoria in August 2015) during our recent stay in Catania and we were not disappointed!! The restaurant was packed but we decided to wait for a table...More

2  Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We came here because of a recommendation of a bar we had some drinks. When we arrived at the restaurant we saw the restaurant was filled with locals. We were seated by a nice waiter whom helped us very well. It is a perfect restaurant...More

Thank Robert-Jan W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:00
Monday
10:30 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:30 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:30 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:30 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Salvatore Cali' 11, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 538621
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