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Via Dottor Giuseppe Zappala, 77 | Catania, 95039 Trecastagni, Sicily, Italy
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Tue 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

With Sicily being a place renown for fish, it's not easy to find a proper meat restaurant, yet this place does just that. It may be a bit of a trip to get to, but rest assured it's worth every minute. We had the set menu which consisted of a variety of local starters, 2 choices of pasta and an... More 

1 Thank Andre S
LORSOSCURO, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at L'Orso Scuro, responded to this review

Thank you Mr. Andre!!! We hope to see you again More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Amazing food! Great ambiance ! Must for meat lovers !!! Have domestic animals on the yard for kids to have some fun ! Hunting mode😀

1 Thank Elena B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

In Orso Scuro, from the first time, I tasted first quality meet for instance sausages or Angust from Argentina,that is not so easy to eat in the province of Catania. In this restaurant it is also pizza, but I have never tasted. Also, it is a very kind waiters. The price are not so convenient, but the quality is top,... More 

1 Thank MARIA R
LORSOSCURO, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at L'Orso Scuro, responded to this review

Thank You Maria! We hope to see you soon!!! More 

Mellieħa, null, Malta
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

Went with family and friends and had Canadian bison meat to eat. They have a selection of different meats to choose from and you can see the chef prepating food in their open kitchen

1 Thank Ingrid B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Someone told us about this place , the starters were good but i took chicken and it was still in blood when it was served, I told the chief to cook it for me more and he did it , but still it wasn't my liking , my partner took meat and it was good ,

1 Thank Stephania F
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Had a wounderful experience when I visited with my work colleagues. Nice atmosphere, very good food especially for those who love to eat meat. You choose your cut and it is cooked to order. Good service.

Thank Kinkingking
Moscow, Russia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

La pizza era fantastico! Beautiful restaurant! The atmosphere is great! I will come again!!! Service is excellent!

Thank RipperZX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Came here twice while staying in Trecastagni and both times the food was superb and the service was fantastic. On both visits we had sugestions on how our food should be prepared from the chef (and he was correct both times). Everything we ate was delicious and the waiters were very warm and friendly. Well worth the trip if you... More 

Thank Bethany E
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Been to L'orso scuro on the recommendation of a friend. One of the best places in the Catania region for great steaks. Their pasta is also delicious.

2 Thank Charles M
Siggiewi, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We got to know of this place from another satisfied customer. The location also offers a B&B and a small farm. The food was delicious and we were welcomed and seated immediately. There is a good parking space also. For meat lovers this is the ideal place.

Thank gln807

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$17 - $55
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dottor Giuseppe Zappala, 77 | Catania, 95039 Trecastagni, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Trecastagni
  • Phone Number: 393426443150
Trattoria Carnezzeria L'Orso Scuro B&B La locanda dell'Orso

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?