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Oxidiana

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Via Conte Ruggero 4/A, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 532585
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8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Catania, Italy
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We took Catania Rolls and California Rolls, both great quality and a good sicilian wine (Leone di Tasca). Friedly stuff and international atmosphere. Aircondition a bit too cold, but it is worth going there, Locale asiatico di atmosfera simpatica e grande qualità di mangiare. servizio gentile, vini buoni..vale la pena andarci, raro in Sicilia trovare un posto così!

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We went here for a treat as we are big fans of seafood. We were lucky to get a table as we had no reservation. Had a drink at the bar while we surfed the huge menu, and were given a delicious bar snack of fried marinated fish bits. These were so good my mouth is watering writing this. We... More 

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Catania, Italy
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

The non plus ultra sushi restaurant in Catania. Excellent uramaki, especially their take roll specialty, great tuna tartare and sashimi. If you're looking for an elegant location with nice people and very good service, this is the place to go.

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Thank enzomacco
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2015

This place is really nice! From the decor to the staff. At the top of this list is the owner William. My friends and I frequent this restaurant at least monthly and he has made sure that we felt welcomed from our very first visit. The drinks are amazing at this place. You can sit at the bar and try... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2015

Oxidiana was a great break after 2 weeks of Sicilian food. It is a large modern restaurant boasting a nice decor. The menu is large and features dishes you won't find at your average Japanese place. The freshness of the fish was exceptional, you could feel it in both taste and texture. Service was a bit slow and impersonal. Prices... More 

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146 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2015

I eat here about once a month and it has never disappointed, the specialty rolls are very good (I like the Cristal and the Catania) and the sashimi is fresh.

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Thank Lizz H
Catania, Italy
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2015

I love Oxidiana! Having lived in Japan for 5 years, I often find myself craving sushi and this is the only place in Sicily that I will eat at or recommend to others for sushi. I normally order sashimi or nigiri, so I can't speak to their rolls or other menu items. However, every time I have been, (which is... More 

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Oak Harbor, Washington, United States
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79 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2015

We started off with the very delightful Seaweed Salad. After that, I got a Spicy Tuna roll and the Shrimp Tempura roll. The Spicy Tuna roll was wonderful and fresh. I would have like a tad bit more tuna, but it was still exceptional for Catania. The Shrimp Tempura roll was different than I have had before, as the tempura... More 

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Ghent,belgium
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2013

Luckily for me I have learnt to deal with reviews on trip advisor and to discern the meaningful ones from others, completely useless. I was there during the last week of june, for dinner. And I am glad I went despite -for example- the very bad review by AndrewNOLA73. I have experienced nothing like that and I wonder whether the... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2013

1. Extremely overpriced 2. Pretentiously rude 3. Food is below average at best 4. Painfully slow service + a 3 Euro per person "coberto" charge for that same awful service. In their favor, they did have nice decor.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $160
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Soups
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Conte Ruggero 4/A, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Neighborhood: Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Phone Number: +39 095 532585
Description
Oxidiana opened its doors to diners in October 2001. The restaurant's accomplished chefs - Akira and Take - give you the opportunity to savor some of the freshest, most authentic Japanese cuisine available anywhere, all within a magical atmosphere of image, essence and perfection.The dining experience at Oxidiana is about more than food – it provides a window onto the art, philosophy and culture of a people.A refined, modern space. Impeccable service.Full à la carte menu. Sukiyaki and shabu shabu available on request.sake cocktails, take-out and group catering services are always available, and Japanese cookery courses are run from time to time.Oxidiana, ristorante aperto nell'ottobre 2001, e i suoi chef Akira e Take danno la possibilità di assaporare la freschezza e la genuinità della cucina giapponese, in un magico incontro tra immagine, essenza e perfezione.Non solo cibo, ma arte, filosofia e cultura di un popolo.Ambiente raffinato e moderno. Ottimo il servizio. Menu a la carte completo. Su prenotazione, anche sukiyaki e shabu shabu.Il rito dell'happy hour propone, invece, dei cocktail con sake.Disponibile un servizio di asporto e catering anche per gruppi numerosi.

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