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A' Piscaria Mercato del Pesce

Via Mulino Santa Lucia, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 989 0689
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
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“swordfish” (10 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
“fish market” (27 reviews)
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Via Mulino Santa Lucia, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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+39 095 989 0689
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A worth going place even if you don't plan to buy anything. Was curious to check out enormous slices of tuna, heads of swordfish and other sea creatures. You can have small snacks right there. The only thing that concerned me was how they manage...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fresh seafood at its best. Fish, swordfish, squid, octopus and more. A lot of yelling but to interest the buyers. Also fresh vegetables, grilled artichokes and onions. A great way to decide what to have for dinner even if you are eating out. Not for...More

1  Thank Beachgirl119
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is indeed for lovers of fish and seafood. The fish are very fresh, probably caught the same morning. Another interesting detail is the atmosphere in the market, the way sellers advertise, shout and gesture. I saw some fish that I had never seen...More

Thank ValiMV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go there for fresh fish, seafood, fruit and vegetables! And bread! And for the experience! It's great!

Thank SB77777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Fish Market in Catania is worth to pay a visit - close to the Duomo. Nice and relaxed atmosphere - a lot of different and fresh Fish and the pricelevel OK. The market also include fruits and vegetables, so you have all you need...More

Thank Nielsen64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absoultely, you should visit and try. There were different aromas, smells and tastes which has mixed to each other.

Thank Burak M
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely make time to go to the fishmarket and try to get there early because you will get a better view of everything. This is a very unique and interesting place and seeing all the beautiful fish was quite fascinating. There's also a really lovely...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Make sure you go and have a look at this incredibly lively and atmospheric fish market where all of Catania seems to mix. The fish and the sellers are equally photogenic but this is a real working market. Prepare to get your feet wet if...More

Thank DougF45
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Of course there is fish. Seeing the swordfish is very interesting. There is much more than fish such as some vendors grilling artichokes.

2  Thank Deac83
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We found this huge fish and vegetable market on an early Thursday morning. The noise and smells were wonderful. The energy of the vendors and customers, the variety and freshness of the produce and fish made for a most enjoyable find. After winding our way...More

Thank Mike V
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Lucienne C
11 July 2016|
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Response from Valentina B | Reviewed this property |
It is very difficult to park over there. . .
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Quietquail
2 April 2016|
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Response from Gianluca D | Reviewed this property |
Probably not. And the 1st of May is a Sunday when the market is generally dead. Better the day before when people buy fish and meat for the 1st of May bbq.
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