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Il Porticciolo

Via Trento 22, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 61914
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Via Trento 22, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Located in the market area, this traditional restaurant has an interesting wine list which ranges from 12 euro for a litre of excellent house wine to bottles costing over 200 euro a bottle. The spaghetti and sea food dishes can be recommended, both for taste...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were a large group of 18 people but the staff coped well with all the different orders. The food was freshly cooked - of course, mainly seafood - and everyone was pleased with their choices. It is easy to find and not so touristy...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

On our first evening we decided it would be important to book as it was a Friday evening. So booked two weeks before. Received a confirmation. On the evening my friend was unwell and I went by myself. Having arrived and sat at the table...More

Thank Discerning121
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We spent two weeks in Sicily in August, staying for a week at Taormina, four days in Lido di Noto, one night in Siracusa and three nights in Catania. The lunch we had here was our favourite meal. Usually, with so much information available these...More

Thank FrankieJDunne
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We had both antipasti, primis and dessert and I would say the starters were the best. I had fried sardines which were super fresh and delicious. The seafood pasta dishes were tasty and my girlfriend had a tuna steak which was also good. The service...More

Thank Mr W
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Wonderful food and excellent service. The spaghetti alle vongole and the sauteed mussels and clams that I had were superb,.

Thank KarlCaerdydd
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We saw some really good food being served and it is clear that this would be a great place to eat. Our own experience was spoilt by my bad translation. I didn't expect what I had correctly ordered and as such, didn't like what I...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Eat here regularly.Good Italian trattoria style food. Staff very pleasant and friendly. Book on a Sunday because it can get busy.

Thank Gillian G
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Friendly place with a great range of Sicilian seafood. Good wine list, too, and helpful advise on a balanced meal.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We have just come back from Il Porticciolo and what a wonderful surprise. Very unassuming restaurant but the seafood speaks for itself. The staff were extremely friendly and polite. My husband had octopus carpaccio with which was a revelation and I had fruit de mer....More

Thank PriscillaLondonuk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Trento 22, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 61914
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