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Al Gabbiano 2

Piazza Giovanni Verga 4, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 533274
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Giovanni Verga 4, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

If you want to taste simple but wonderful dishes, this is the place to be! Very friendly staff, and the price is good.

Thank Gerco B
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the place where I ate one of the best and authentic seafood and fish cooked in the authentic Sicilian style. Can't ask for more! I strongly recommend to eat at the Gabbiano 2! Also a very good selection of Sicilian wines....More

Thank Antonio Folk A
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Not wanting to eat in my hotel, and wanting to sample genuine Sicilian cuisine, this restaurant was close by and an easy choice. Delicious food, good service, family run. What’s not to like?

Thank Rowlie M
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Located in a small street adjacent to via Umberto I this trattoria is specialised in fish dishes and offer a wide choice at a very good price. The dishes are simple but delicious, and the staff are very efficient. They even offered us a complimentary...More

Thank varabui
Reviewed September 18, 2017

The food here is of superb quality: stuffed and deep fried sardines, baby calamari, mussels in wine, caponata and the most delicious swordfish. I had the pasta a la vongole one evening and the mixed antipasti before that. The local wines are very reasonable priced...More

Thank PaulaGalvin
Reviewed August 23, 2017

We where on a day trip and passed by the seafood antipasti we had where all perfect ,we also had fresh pasta which also awesome.

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyable food at this restaurant round the corner from our hotel. Lovely atmosphere, welcoming staff, traditional friendly restaurant. Fantastic food! Reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Sinead C
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Located conveniently across the road from the Mercure, order a bottle of local wine, put yourself in the hands of the friendly helpful waiters and the kitchen and order the mixed antipasto to share. 8-9 dishes of fresh well prepared seafood and other dishes will...More

1  Thank WorldTraveller110412
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Me and family visit this restaurant on July during our vacations in Sicily and I have to tell that the freshness and the variety of the seafood it is great. Not only from the menu but also from the fish market inside the restaurant. Reasonable...More

Thank Ivan S
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Very good qualities, fresh, many choices for normal price, not too expensive. I like simple style they maked, say Make in hier cause many things in Menu or you can order ( extra) how you like to make with fresh seafood. Restaurant small, only open...More

1  Thank Mai P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giovanni Verga 4, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 533274
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