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Caffe Curtigghiu

Via Santa Filomena 43, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 329 221 8331
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“pasta” (11 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Filomena 43, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

What seems like a dark alley in Catania, the Via S. Filomena, is actually a very trendy street that is lined, on both sides, with cafes and restaurants, each with having the wait staff parked outside to direct people to tables. We chose this cafe...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our first night in Catania. My husband had been at the place previously with locals during a work trip. We adored the aubergine/eggplant dishes on our previous holiday in Sicily in 2001... on this occasion, the mezza-like starter with aubergine was...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Our food was wonderful, the atmosphere was appropriate. One of the only restaurants we could find open at such an early hour for Catania (7pm). Waitress was very fluent in English. Best Pizza Margherita I have ever had, fresh sauce was great. From what the...More

Thank Louis C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had a meal here one evening during our visit to Catania, and it was one of my favourites. There were several vegetarian options (in fact I think my pasta dish may have been vegan) and some really interesting dishes on the...More

Thank S G
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My wife and I went to Catania last week for the St Agata feast. Since we flew in quite late at night we found most of the restaurants closed so we tried to find somewhere off the beaten track but still in the historical centre...More

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the small restaurant and we were welcomed . We had beef which was delicious . The only issue we had is that from the sweet menu we ordered a chocolate cake and they brought us a pudding when we asked the waitress...More

Thank Vella32
Reviewed 26 January 2017

we went there twice, food was super delicious! excellent fish and pasta... I don't cannot understand the negative reviews, we were in love with the decoration, the ambience and everything. you need to wait a little but it was definitely worth it!

Thank jeleschwarzenbach
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This was the worst meal we had during a 2 week trip to Italy. Since we were traveling with a group we had limited dinner menu options and none of them good. Food was tasteless at best and bad tasting at worst. We were very...More

Thank sccanuck7
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed local cuisine here. The pasta and other dishes were excellent, and our server was very friendly and helpful. The atmosphere is fun.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had a group of 17 people, and the staff did a great job of serving the table efficiently and quickly. The Goat cheese salad was a tasty starter, and the Sesame-crusted tuna steak was done just right.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$36
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 00:45
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Filomena 43, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 329 221 8331
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