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Haiku

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Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
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Via Quintino Sella,28/30, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
095530377
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1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tue - Sun 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 37
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Beautiful place

The location of Haiku is awesome! When you get in you don't see at all the beautiful garden outside! Excellent cuisine, not to be missed by a vegan! Variety of starters and main courses, a little less for desserts and fruit (I had only one choice). Really worth a visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
Paquita74
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Bari
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
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Bari
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

The location of Haiku is awesome! When you get in you don't see at all the beautiful garden outside! Excellent cuisine, not to be missed by a vegan! Variety of starters and main courses, a little less for desserts and fruit (I had only one choice). Really worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch at Haiku and sat in the lovely garden with huge figtrees giving us shadow. You pick one to three dishes and pay about 7-10 Euros. Food was tasty and well cooked. We recommend going there. Bonus is the small shop with Ecological food and wine.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I have eaten in many vegan restaurants and this has been the worst so far. Tasteless food served all together and at once in a single plate. We waited at our table for the menu that never arrived and after a while we were told that the counter just opened and that we should have ordered there, we were the... More 

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Talloires, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Lovely vegan restaurant in the heart of Catania. We were one meat eater, one chicken and fish vegetarian and one full vegetarian and we all loved it. It's so rewarding to go to a restaurant and find that the whole menu is open to you. We all had trouble deciding so shared the huge appetizer plate to get going; the... More 

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Catania, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

An Italian friend who is also a vegan/vegetarian, as I am, introduced me to this wonderful eatery. We went there on a Friday night with 5 other ladies, and enjoyed all the wonderful dishes! We had a mixed antipasto, with vegan sushi! It was WONDERFUL! Then we ordered various pizzas, named after famous vegetarians, like the Albert Einstein......the service was... More 

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Catania, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I love eating at Haiku because apart from the food being delicious and a high quality, the atmosphere is lovely, the staff friendly and attentive and the garden during the summer months is absolutely stunning, and i almost forget that i am still in a big, congested city. Being vegetarian it makes a welcome change to be able to choose... More 

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

On holiday in Sicily and made a special trip to Catania to go to Haiku, and it did not disappoint. Had to walk across the city in 30 degree heat, but it was so worth it. We speak a little Italian and the waitress spoke a little English, so we opted for the mixed plate with 3 things each, not... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

I'm always happy finding a vegan restaurant in a new city, but I'm not always so happy with the food. Sometimes, vegan food can be bland, too reliant on oil, or completely unimaginative (a veggie burger? shocker!). In the case of Haiku, though, I thought the food was delicious. They use the best of what Italy offers and integrates the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Just happened across this place on the night of summer solstice. A vegan buffet was the style for the evening. We chose the outside court yard to dine in under a wonderful tree. Very divine. I would go back. All fresh home made organic food amazing.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

There's no excuse, in the depths of southern Italy, for making glop and calling it risotto. Vegetarian food doesn't have to be grey and boring.

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Additional Information about Haiku

Address: Via Quintino Sella,28/30, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 095530377
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 11 - 34
Cuisine: Vegan

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Quintino Sella,28/30, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Neighborhood: Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Phone Number: 095530377

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 34
  • Cuisine: Vegan

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?