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Gente di Mare

Via Dietro Chiesa 20/22, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 817 8781
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
29 Jun 2016
“Best place for fish”
1 Oct 2014
“Only for real experts!”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue
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Via Dietro Chiesa 20/22, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

You just get the catch of the day. Daily proposal are as per the fish catched by the cooperative (owner of the restaurant). The chef is trying his best....the fish is really fresh and cooked in a simple way. Better to ask for suggestions and...More

Thank giovannisiri
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I went twice in 2 weeks! Real fresh local fish cooked with traditional Sicilian recipes Amazing Local catch which is impossible to find in any other restaurants. The price is just right and the service a bit slow, but this is just the "Acitrezza's" way...More

Thank Seable1
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Delicious food, highly qualified personnel, friendly atmosphere! We liked our dinners there! Very moderate prices and it is really worth to visit!

1  Thank JuliaKoval
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Our local B&B owner recommended this place. The food was really good and the owner of this place was really friendly. He gave us all is suggestions, and started to recommend things for everyone. It was not the best fish I ever had, but I...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 15 July 2013

Set in a side street just off the dock, this little fish restaurant was the best eating experience we had in Acitrezza. The service was phenomenal. The food we ordered was fabulous, and the waiter and the chefs kept bringing out wonderful delicacies to taste....More

Thank noahol
Reviewed 25 June 2012

In the small court "Dietro la Chiesa" (Behind the Church) it's possible to eat according the "snail" symbol, Slow Food Association. The fish is absolutely fresh, of course, and all vegetables are ready from the garden. An absolute "must" visiting Aci Trezza.

1  Thank jumborex
Reviewed 16 June 2012

We've been in Sicily for 2 weeks (and Italy for over a few months) and we went to Acitrezza this evening to check it out, and hit TA to see what was in town, so thought we'd check it out Gente di Mare based on...More

7  Thank jetsetwhitetrash
Reviewed 4 June 2012

This out-of-the-way restaurant is worth seeking out. It's a real treasure. The staff is welcoming and attentive, and the atmosphere is very relaxed and familial. It feels like each dish is prepared especially for you. They use only local fresh fish caught that morning in...More

Thank Fran706
Reviewed 2 June 2012

Probably the best restaurant in Acitrezza. The chef (who is Tunisian) is creative with local catches that you won't see on other menus. For me the only drawback was that they open at 8PM, but it was worth it.

1  Thank SteveBocc
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Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dietro Chiesa 20/22, 95021 Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Aci Castello  >  Acitrezza
  • Phone Number: +39 095 817 8781
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