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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, 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 yesterday

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 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Very Warm and intimate atmosphere run by professional guys who know how to set a comfortable pace for a meal. O They suggest and explained the dishes they now proffesional what they do . They best served fresh fish.

Thank stella p
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We were in Catania for a couple of days at the end of our holiday. The hotel where we stayed recommended this place and we were not disappointed. We were given the option of dining inside or outside. We opted for alfresco and it only...More

Thank Dinahburg
Reviewed 29 October 2016

A very tipical Italian restaurant. The food was wonderful lots of choices, ambiance was very warm and welcoming. The owner and staff very attentive, supplied a birthday cake and sang to me for my birthday. Recommend booking ahead as it is very popular.

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Warm and intimate setting, run by "older" guys who know how to set a comfortable pace for a meal. Our waiter made useful suggestions and gladly explained the dishes. The selections were excellent: pasta with pepperincino; pasta with mixed seafood, orange & fennel salad; grilled...More

Thank Bob B
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Hello will be in CATANIA the night of July 8 would like to know if you have out side patio
18 May 2016|
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.
Livio S
Avete un menù fisso o a carta? Eventualmente cosa prevede il menu fisso?
21 September 2016|
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Response from Edoardo C | Reviewed this property |
Ciao, nessun menù fisso ma solo menù sulla carta.
Google Translation
Giuseppe A
Salve, vorrei venire x il pranzo di Pasqua o di Pasquetta...avete un menù fisso x l'occasione???
22 March 2016|
Response from giuseppe d | Property representative |
No quest'anno non abbiamo fatto menù fisso, comunque se desiderate qualcosa di particolare si può fare Grazie e saluti Trattoriagigliorosso
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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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
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