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L'Antica Brace

Auteri 22 ang. via Transito, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 817 5797
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“swordfish” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Auteri 22 ang. via Transito, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a lunch here with my family on Saturday. The food was very good but we will remember about this restaurant especially because of the lovely waitress Greta who made us feel at home and gave us a great service even if the restaurant...More

Thank Rohan_samuels
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent stronzapretti pasta with aubergines and swordfish. Grilled fresh fish done perfectly. Don't miss the tomato broschetta. Quick execution. It's not a fancy restaurant. Eat outdoors al fresco. Cars tumble and locals walk past you. Located next to fish market and a local school. Staff...More

Thank Happy C
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We were 4 days in Catania. A wonderful city for rest, food and wine. Next to the apartment where we stayed, we happened to fall into this lovely typical local restaurant. We tried wonderful local dishes made with love. The price for what they offer...More

Thank Надежда П
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Really nice place, English speaking staff, very tasty and giant portions of the food, good local beer and wines. Don’t try to find a lot of places in Catania, this is really good one.

Thank Nika_Grigoryeva
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

I had two lunches and a dinner in my short stay in Catania. I am a great fan of spaghetti with clams which I enjoyed on all three occasions. The bruschetta with tuna, tomatoes and black olives was generous and very appetizing. The glass of...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Worst red house wine ever. After talking to the waiter I got a lesson in wine tastes. I was offered another glass of red wine. A better one this time. Unfortunately this one was at least as bad. The explaination of the waiter this time...More

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Molto buono!! Amazing food and fair price. The waiter was really kind and helpful with our beginner Italian

Thank Lucas S
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We found this place on an evening stroll. It was empty but the menu looked good and the waiter was attentive and helpful, his English was excellent. The prices were very very reasonable. The food was great - we ate the fish of the day...More

Thank NormaAndersson
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Nice cafe with outdoor seating on sidewalk. Staff was attentive and service was good. Diverse menu , coming from US not a fan to see Horse meat on menu , but obviously it's a different culture. We stuck to salad and pasta 🍝.

Thank Carmen101
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We had a 3 course meal with a litre of wine with little coffees for €42 although my husband shred my desert. This is not a fancy restaurant but we thought good home cooking. Be warned the individual pizza was what pizza hut would call...More

Thank Jaycee59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Auteri 22 ang. via Transito, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 817 5797
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