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Sicilia In Bocca da Salvo

Piazza Pietro Lupo 16, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 746 1361
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
15 Feb 2017
“The worst service EVER:(”
30 Sep 2016
“Great local restaurant ”
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Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Piazza Pietro Lupo 16, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to this restaurant on Valentine's Day 14 Feb 2017. And this was the worst service ever, we had reservations for 2030 and once we got seated we noticed on our table we didn't have any bread like everyone else did....More

Thank Tierra D
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Not sure where the ££££ price rating is coming from as the prices are normal / very reasonable for what's on offer. The food is of a really high quality, and the service is authentic. Clearly this is a place the locals favour!

Thank Vignesh S
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived late and wanted to have a nice and typical meal....this was a perfect place. The food was very good, with a good selection of starters, all very well prepared. Service was super quick and professional. Our waiter spoke 3 languages what helped a...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 6 April 2016

The first impression of the restaurant is good: dishes on offer, prices and dining room. The food was OK. The swordfish ravioli tasted too strongly of fish and had unpleasant results on my intestine the next day. The dessert was average. This was the first...More

Thank Jean-Noel
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We parked by chance in front of the restaurant for our hotel stay and someone came out (happened to be a senior staff) spontaneously to advise us on the parking and the payment. So we decided to try it out for dinner on our first...More

Thank Canvas M
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Good sized appetizer, seconds and wine at good price. Very nice and helpful staff and quick service in a downtown restaurant (there are actually two Sicilia in Bocca in Catania)

Thank newdealer
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

came here for lunch on a Sunday in Catania. The seafood is fantastic as you would expect in all of Sicily, however anyone who has been to Palermo will know that good seafood can indeed be a rarity! Unlike many places in Palermo Sicilia in...More

Thank Rowan P
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We ate here a couple of times during our stay in Catania. The staff are welcoming and very helpful - and can communicate in English and French as well as Italian. The food is lovely from the bread basket (sesame breadsticks to die for!) to...More

Thank Fiona P
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Easy parking on place Paolo Borsellino (leave €1 to the locals for showing you where to park), the restaurant is nicely furbished with lots of local crafts and the result is pleasant. Staff is friendly and educated. Food was good for the value and clearly...More

1  Thank Moz74370
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We had a very good dinner in September. Really good food in an absolute sense but even more if tied to the money we paid. Well done, we will be back!

1  Thank Joseph T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$62
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Monday
20:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
20:00 - 00:00
Saturday
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Pietro Lupo 16, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 746 1361
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