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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$28 - $45
Wine Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Contemporary
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Gluten Free Options
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All reviews pasta antipasti tuna great food and excellent service a bit overcooked definitely recommend this restaurant red wine dishes onions freshness platter etna
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We loved this restaurant! It was a short walk from the Elephant Fountain square. The downstairs dining room had living plants on all the walls, which was very cool. The serving staff were very friendly and helpful. Our main server introduced himself by saying "I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rick C
Reviewed May 9, 2018

The place is nicely decorated, with a modern taste. It actually matches the menu and the service. We had a great dinner with good advices from the waiter on wine. They prepared delicious pasta for our son as well. The portions are quite big actuelly...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ver0nique2013
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Decently priced imaginative food (no pizza here!) in a tasteful setting with young waitstaff. Given the size of the portions you may want to—for once—indulge in more than one #piatto#. - Recommended.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Adrian1270
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is just a short walk from via etna. Not the best location along a busy road, but the food and the staff are excellent. Not to pricy, not cheap, but just right compared to the quality of food. Good selection of wines. Some...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank PaulusTi
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

As you come in you are greeted by genuine people and make you feel very welcome. Knowledgeable staff and a variety of dishes from the menu and from the specials. We had the antipasto seafood very fresh and tasty and the potato cake with pumpkin...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank sixhillscafe1
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dining experience at Ciciulena, Catania. Staff were very attentive, friendly and patient, and took the time to explain items in the menu. Our fish mains were delicious and fresh and there was a good selection of red wine as well as...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 628jonathang
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Pricey but worth it. Food was excellent and we relied on staff to choose the accompanying wine - a local Sicilian white that was prefect with our seaside mains. Staff also helped out the fussy eater in our family with no drama - always a...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank GenevieveFS
Reviewed January 9, 2017

The concierge at our hotel was able to find us a last minute opening at Ciciulena on New Year's Eve. We arrived not knowing what to expect, but found a wonderful pre-fix 7 course meal. The service was excellent and the design of the restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank ruth1250
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

It was looking lovely . Great design, elegant place. But the food was so disapointing - only the bread was good. I had the tasting menu of 4 courses ( 36 euro ). 1st one was a spinach flan on pecorino sauce ( ok ),...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Dan S
Reviewed November 1, 2016

We enjoyed a lovely meal. The service and food was excellent. We were looked after so well by Manuela, who took great care to explain the menu and provided us with tip top service. We enjoyed some great meals during our stay in Catania but...More

Date of visit: October 2016
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