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Il Cenacolo trattoria

Via del Consiglio Reginale 29 | Corte degli Avolio, 13, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 185 1595
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“caponata” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Via del Consiglio Reginale 29 | Corte degli Avolio, 13, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting this trattoria for several years on our annual gastro-holiday in Ortigia and have long felt that criticisms were unfair. Under new management since November 2017 it has even improved. When passing it sometimes looks as if its neighbour in the piazza...More

Thank robertopw
giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

thank you so much thats why i love this work :) is really nice to read your review and im so happy you had such a good experience i wish you all the best and wish we can meet again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner on our first night in Ortigia. We were staying in Via Cavour so this was 75 metres from our B&B.The restaurant is on one side of a small square with another slightly bigger restaurant across from it. Fairly quiet when we arrived and reasonably...More

Thank Gary R
giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thanks so much for the review and im sorry about what happened and yes i remember we served the main course too fast it was a mistake of the waitress that called the table too early sorry again wish see you soon again and we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Importantly, please give attention to the reviews written since approximately November 2017 when Giovanni became the new owner of this restaurant. Although nearby eateries may appear to be more popular, this shouldn't put you off Il Cenacola. In its new incarnation, it is a delightful...More

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giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you so much i really appreciate this review and im really happy that you had a so good experience wish see you again soon and hope you have a wonderful weekend

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We just had an amazing lunch. Great food, good wine and the staff is very friendly. I really recommend it.

Thank Viviana S
giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

thanks so much im really glad that you had a good experience wish we can see again soon enjoy your stay in Ortigia

Reviewed February 14, 2018

It was the first time for us to visit Italy in winter. During this season finding a restaurant open in the evenings is fairly hard. With 'Il Cenacolo trattoria' we got extremely lucky! I will list a few details for you beneath: Atmosphere: The restaurant...More

1  Thank Yokufo A
giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

thanks so much really kind from you :) im really happy you enjoy the place the food the service and all thanks again and by the way i remember your table and i wish all client was like you both :)

Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, delightful new owners. Giovanni and his partner provide superb atmosphere and even more superb food. Highly recommend the tagliolini allo scoglio. Excellent pasta dish with all types of fresh seafood. Worth a trip to find this place just off Piazza Duomo. Don’t miss...More

Thank James L
giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2018

thanks so much Mister James thats the reason i love this work because i can meet people like you again you were very very kind wish see soon

Reviewed January 1, 2018

The service was perfect. A big thanks to the owner and to his team for the nice moments we spend on the terrace.

Thank Mihaela B
giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

thanks so much to you very glad you had a good experience here wish see you again soon and again have an happy 2018

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Excellent sea food with very good wine. Perfect and very friendly service, especially animal lovers🐾❤️

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giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

thank you so much i wish you a very happy new year and hope see you as soon as possible

Reviewed December 3, 2017

I spotted this place walking towards the central square because of the cute tables outside but didn't realise for a while that there is also an amazing seating area with a little square to the side of it. The pasta norma was so good, I...More

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giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

thanks so much you are so kind i wish we will see soon and you will enjoy your norma again have a great afternoon take care

Reviewed November 25, 2017

We selected this restaurant based on the menu and it was excellent. The octopus salad was among the best I have ever tasted. Service was excellent, both the waiter and owner spoke excellent English and took the time the char with us. New owne has...More

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giovanni b, Proprietario at Il Cenacolo trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

thanks so much thats the reason i love my job :) have a great time in italy and i wish we will see soon when you back here thanks again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $46
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Consiglio Reginale 29 | Corte degli Avolio, 13, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 185 1595
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Description
typical Sicilian trattoria all based on fresh fish cooked in the old italian style. You will feel like at home. Selected and kind staff will recommend you the best to support your taste. The new management awaits you all. try us...taste the difference
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