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Donna Fortunata

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Via Vittorio Emanuele 106, 95040, Motta Sant'Anastasia, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 309023
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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96 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been there 8 times, decent food, most foods are pretty rich. Pizza's are great, pasta is decent. They have many usually foods that are neat to try, I don't taste consistence here, hit or miss on chef I'm guessing.

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Thank Gary B
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing in all aspects except for one, we just didn't feel like they wanted us there. (We are Americans) I understand why but it was just a feeling we all had. But the food and atmosphere was great.

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Thank James S
Province of Catania, Italy
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I have lived on this island for 14 years and have always been a great fan of this place. However, it is not the same, the food and quality is very, very low. I am sad to say I will never eat there again. I had the mussels which tasted like a bowl of soupy vinegar, not even spicey. There... More 

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Thank livinlrgtraveler
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I come to this place because of the mussels, they are AWESOME. Of course, I haven't had anything bad here but the mussels are superb! Always have a good time. Definitely recommend having dinner here. And even though will not want to share the mussels plate, you might have to, it's a healthy portion.

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Thank Laura G
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

One of our first stops in Sicily. American friendly, but maybe a little pricey. We'll be back for sure...

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Thank Jason T
Albany, NY
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Our family of eight was provided with friendly service and a delicious meal. We enjoyed some appetizers including the incredible mussel dish with the bread topping, a must-try (the description does not do it justice!). Pizzas were scrumptious.

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Thank smbAlbany_NY
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Great food with a nice vibe. The muscles you must Try they will not disappoint!!! Food and service is great

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Thank Denise G
Lakewood, Colorado
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best meals we had in Sicily! The gnocchi were amazing! They even opened early for the weird Americans (us!). Friendly service, nice atmosphere.

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Thank Ravenswood111
Catania, Italy
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96 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Call for reservations. For 7 of us with appetizers, wine, pasta, pizza, and mussels it was 160euro. Wine was very good and you must try the mussels excellent!! Family friendly too! It does not have ac so it does get hot n muggy though.

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Thank niecey55
Sigonella, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Nested in the hills near the castle in Motta Is this great little pizzeria that demonstrates why small kitchens are the best. Great wait staff that is very patient. And the food quality and quantity was sufficient. Recommend the mussels in bread.

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Thank wicked_pickle5150

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele 106, 95040, Motta Sant'Anastasia, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Motta Sant'Anastasia
  • Phone Number: +39 095 309023

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?