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Trattoria Anima e Core

Piazza Marcinno' 15, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
+39 0933 030578
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed fish” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“antipasti” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Marcinno' 15, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

The mixed fish antipasti is almost a complete meal but a lovely balance of fish, prawns, mussels and fried dishes. Pasta dishes also extremely tasty and more than enough. The Bianco de Nera was a very pleasant surprise (lightly sparkling) and offset the food wonderfully....More

Thank SKLEast
Reviewed September 26, 2017

My mom and I stumbled upon this restaurant while in town ceramiche shopping. Don't be intimidated by the steps down from Via Roma to this tiny piazza...the meal is so worth the climb down (and back up)! We ordered the antipasto formaggio, which had an...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here with very attentive staff. There were few diners as there was a festival in another part of town.

Thank Hallatonman
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with my friend. Fish antipasti was interesting. Some good options. Green rice boring with cheap ingredients Service attentive Interesting 'orange ' wine by Cos. Won't rush to have it again but good to try. The restaurant is ok but if you ebay...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed August 11, 2017

In a quiet square in old Catagirone. Service excellent; the Sicilian wine choice extensive. Sadly, no Nero Davola rosato the night we were there. The food was very good, simply presented and tasty. Very popular with Italian families which is a good sign, and stays...More

Thank nealuren
Reviewed May 28, 2017

We ate here for lunch based on a recommendation from our BnB owner. We have been in Sicily 2 weeks and this was one of our best meals. Outstanding octopus salad and interesting pasta dishes prepared perfectly. Big portions, nice house wine, and very reasonably...More

1  Thank Marti N
Reviewed May 20, 2017

This restaurant is tucked away in a quiet piazza not far from the center of Caltagirone. Excellent quality seafood dishes, a wide variety of Sicilian wines, and creatively prepared grilled vegetables. Customers mostly local families. Staff and service were great, prices reasonable. Highly recommend.

Thank xalbguy8
Reviewed October 20, 2016

We went there by chance. Several couples were already sitting in the restaurant and eating - having had a look at their dishes we could have chosen any of them, all looked very delicious. Unfortunately we had a relatively large lunch, so we were cautious...More

1  Thank Lengyelek
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

If you want great Sicilian food and wonderful service, go here. The lovely Samantha served us and recommended what we would order. She did an amazing job and we had an incredible meal. We waddled out at the end, full and very happy!

1  Thank Nickei F
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Had a great lunch here. The food was excellent and the staff was very friendly. If you visit in the off season don't expect any english spoken here. Small restaurant on a nicely hidden square off the beaten path. A must in Caltigirone,

1  Thank Phil S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $37
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Marcinno' 15, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Caltagirone
  • Phone Number: +39 0933 030578
  • E-mail
the trattoria Anima e Coreis in the heart of the historical center of Caltagirone and offers specialties of meat and fish dishes all prepared according to the rules of the traditional Sicilian cuisine
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