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Couscouseria by Bettina

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Via Torrearsa 110 | via garibaldi, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
+39 0923 872970
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8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Seating, Takeout

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  • 93
    Excellent
  • 111
    Very good
  • 41
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 26
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Does not look like much but the food was great!

We walked in as we were looking for a quick bite (and try some famous couscous) and we were really impressed with the food (the pasta with melanzane was amazing, the pasta and pesto was even more so, and the couscous just great). Really worth trying! PS The food is home made and waiting behind the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2014
Eugenio_aus_Wien
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Vienna, Austria
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

We had a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. The food was DELICIOUS. We order both plates with seafood and it was very fresh and full of flavour. The service was also very friendly and they ever offered us some house wine that was delicious.

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Thank Flor_Pappaterra
Reading
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in Trapani and went in this small restaurant for what we thought will be a quick bite. It was an amazing experience - the food was so good, we could not believe it! Everything is freshly made by "Mamma" who's also behind the counter giving instructions! Would recommend to anybody in te area. Note: this is NOT a... More 

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Thank Stapi1972
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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68 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Knowing the many excellent reviews, I suspect we were unlucky. We both agreed our salad was truly exceptional; the rest in my opinion was between nothing special and reasonably good. The pricing for the food seemed a bit high;perhaps we should have asked before ordering. Three stars is a bit too little as a rating, but four would defintely be... More 

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Thank chansley
Vienna, Austria
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181 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We walked in as we were looking for a quick bite (and try some famous couscous) and we were really impressed with the food (the pasta with melanzane was amazing, the pasta and pesto was even more so, and the couscous just great). Really worth trying! PS The food is home made and waiting behind the counter, the lady will... More 

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Thank Eugenio_aus_Wien
Losone, Switzerland
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We walked pass this small take away style restaurants by chance. We decided to take a lunch break at this place. The place was simple with few tables but the food was very good. There were lots of selections including many type of Couscous (specialty from the area). We took a plate of fresh noodle with fish sauce, boiled octopus... More 

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Thank tippistravel
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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981 reviews
571 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 407 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

This small café and take away is not particularly inviting from the outside, yet serves extremely good couscous, fish dishes, salads and pasta. It is ideal for a take away meal, or indeed for an informal meal sitting at one of the four or five inside tables. One simply choses what one wants at the counter and the food is... More 

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Thank profjoypc
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

This place is a fun little visit. We were lucky to get one of four or five tables in what is effectively a tiny cafe, having chosen on the spot from the selection. Having spotted their microwave armoury, a chose a cold squid salad and lasagne, which we all know tastes better out the microwave. Don't ask me why, it's... More 

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Thank TheHungryGiant
Malta
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

If you would like to have a quick local lunch in your hotel room than this is the ideal place for you. Very good value for money. The busiate alle verdure and couscous were very good.

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Thank Drina_14
United States
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532 reviews
377 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We wanted a relaxing meal in our hotel room and loved the selection, taste and price of Bettinas. You can eat in too. But for us, the flexibility of choice was wonderful and the price was right.

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Thank Eat-Sleep-Walk
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

The food was average, from a microwave. The prices for most meals were quite high, though acceptable. This doesn't include the 25% hidden fee that we weren't informed of in any way. The place itself was very tight and pretty dirty. We got charged 4 euro for "coperto" for 2 people, and as far as I know, a small percentage... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Torrearsa 110 | via garibaldi, 91100, Trapani, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Trapani  >  Trapani
  • Phone Number: +39 0923 872970

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 56
  • Cuisine: Italian, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?