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Vineria Picasso

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$$ - $$$
Centro Catania
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Piazza Ogninella 4/5, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was amazing, lovely People, Fantastic wine And great food. Girl Who was helping us, was very kind! Thanks for a lovely Evening!

Thank Marcella B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food,generous plates and great service.found the place by accident.so happy we did.enjoyed the evening with the family.

Thank Benni G
Belper, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being turned away from a couple of seafood places, we stumbled across the Picasso. Cute looking restaurant, with some outdoor tables, content looking customers and a friendly waitress who gave us a menu and left us to make up our mind. Tagliatelle with pistachio and porcini was great: tasty, interesting flavours and just the right amount of food. The... More 

Thank Philip P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

We loved almost every meal we ate in Sicily but this was the best of all! Everything was so fresh and delicate I almost cried. The crudo was fresh and delicate- with olive oil, salt, and a little chili pepper- the best in the world. The pistachio i fungi pasta was the best we've tasted and the insalado du pulpit... More 

Thank Daniella M
Navata, Spain
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Un lloc per menjar com un paxa, excel·lent matèria prima i genial la cuina, peix del millor de Sicília, unes tapes brutals, i un servei exquisit. A great place to eat, one of the best in Catania and the whole Sicilia, the fish plates are incredible good and tasty and very fresh. The sicilian traditional plates very good made. And... More 

Thank German d
Sydney, Australia
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214 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We dined here last night. Great location a block from the main square and on a charming cobbled street. Excellent food. Nice olives and bread to start. Pasta with prawns and grilled calamari. Excellent! A good selection of local wines by the glass. We loved the atmosphere of this traditional restaurant which appeared to be filled with locals. The service... More 

Thank Steven B
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing meat and cheese plate at Picasso...good variety with nice condiments. It was much bigger than anticipated, so the mains we ordered to follow were a bit of a mistake. We had some nice wine, though the service was too slow for ordering by the glass so we ordered a bottle after waiting a while for a... More 

Thank Dive_Travel_Bug
Oakland, California
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

We came across this great tratoria by accident when we were looking for another recommended place. It was absolutely one of the best places to experience the food from this area. Derfinitely try the tagliatelle with porcini muschrooms and pistacios. I think I could have eaten two portions alone, and I only allowed my husband one bite. They also have... More 

Thank chick676
Paris, France
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Great to place with friendly staff and good food. Only thing is that the bars around don't make the best ambiance but a good experience overall

Thank winterchocolate
San Diego, CA
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

The food is pretty good and the restaurant is attractive with nice jazz music playing in the background. Wines are on shelves around the restaurant and you go and look, have a discussion with the server who, it seems, sets the price based upon her assessment of what you might be willing to pay. We paid more than double for... More 

Thank HappyTravellerNC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26 - $50
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Ogninella 4/5, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighborhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39-347-8632282
The restaurant “Picasso”, opened in 1991, serves traditional Sicilian dishes and more than 350 different Sicilian types of wine bottles. Over the years the local has become the reference point of the enogastronomy in the historical center of Catania. The local offers an excellent buffet of starters. The first courses are particularly recommended. The menu includes second courses consisting in fish and meat.

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