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Il Covo Marino

Via Lungomare Ciclopi n. 149, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 711 6649
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“antipasti” (7 reviews)
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12:00 - 15:00All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Via Lungomare Ciclopi n. 149, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wandered through town, picked this place and were not disappointed. Starters were really good. Partner had fish of the day (bream) which he was invited into the kitchen to see. I had Frito Misto which was naughty but so nice. When our chocolate desert was...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This was sold at 4:50 euros per 100g. Make your own mind up when ordering fish of the day. Service was surly. There are much better restaurants than this.

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Very good place to eat a lovely pasta with clams , fried calamari , the staff is very friendly very well coming . We have to come back for 2*and 3* visite amazing

Thank Luisa S
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We really enjoyed the food at this restaurant. Pasta with aubergine and swordfish was particularly good, a beautifully flavoured seafood risotto, and the fritto misto beautifully presented and tasty. Service was efficient, but not particularly friendly. Cost on the expensive side of average for Aci...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Went to this place despite the topmost review on Tripadvisor being negative at that point. But we were really glad that we did !! The place isn't fancy but it has a lovely view of the sea. The service was friendly and the manager very...More

Thank RoC1971
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I don't have a clue why this restaurant gets negative reviews.... it's above my comprehension. The food was great and people were really nice.Two mixed antipasti,two pastas with sea urchin and one with shrimps, grilled veggies,two mixed fried,one grilled sword fish,one bottle of wine, three...More

Thank gasparov
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Stopped over to look round this small seaside place on our journey. We wanted some lunch the resturant said they did gluten free pasta. We sat on the terrace nice view out. The service was very good said as we were only having pasta and...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

superb meal at Il Cuvo, the 8 seafood antipasti was excellent but is almost a meal in itself, consider sharing. Not much option for none seafood eaters but ours coped.

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This restaurant is pure Montalbano - on the picturesque Sicilian harbour front and with good fresh fish. However, the experience of eating here was not a pleasant one, sadly. The restaurant is casual and the food was served in Sicilian time, which is not to...More

Thank kathfish
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I am in Acitrezzo for a yoga conference. The hotel staff where I'm staying recommend this restaurant. Myself, a New Yorker, and two Italian ladies went to try it out. The wait staff was very helpful in guiding me to a vegetarian meal. I was...More

Thank SwamiAsokananda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$176
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lungomare Ciclopi n. 149, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Aci Castello  >  Acitrezza
  • Phone Number: +39 095 711 6649
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