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Il Sale

Via Santa Filomena no 10, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 316888
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“ravioli” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (93 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via Santa Filomena no 10, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended this little gem by a local friend and it did not disappoint! We ordered the poltettine di alici as a starter, followed by a pizza bufala and a procini e verdure selvatiche. Everything was delicious and the service was very quick and...More

Thank Joey G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was no soap or paper towels in the bathroom. I am not a hygiene freak but that is really bad. I asked my husband to check at the end of the meal and it was the same. If the restaurant reads this review: PLEASE...More

Thank PaulineMarie3
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't quite understand why this particular restaurant get slightly lower marks than the rest on this cozy street. We tried several, and this was in the top two in our opinion. We had a salad with fresh (raw) tuna, which was extremely high quality...More

Thank Jørgen Bo N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The athmosphere was warm and sophisticated, food very successful and all this easygoing. We liked it very much!

Thank RitaAnn64
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Great service and outstanding food. Real respect for ingredients, locally sourced and inventively prepared. I’d write a lot more, but the TripAdvisor app lost my detailed review!

Thank PhilipL1769
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

The staff were pleasant and friendly. However the food did take over an hour to arrive. We ordered a pizza, steak and pasta dish. When they eventually arrived they were tasty and filling. The blonde beer on offer was also nice. The meal for came...More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice street where many restaurants follow one another, a garland adds a little magic in this street very popular with tourists but especially by Sicilians. On the advice of the "Guide du Routard", we stopped at this restaurant. Very welcome but very disappointed by...More

Thank candyp1122
Reviewed 14 August 2018

As everyone else does, I also look on TripAdvisor for a good restaurant. This one had reviews and that was the reason for our visit to the place. And yes, we had a great dinner with a good glass of wine. I had a spaghetti...More

Thank hans J
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I ordered the tuna fillet and somehow was expecting it to be grilled (my bad) and I was surprised when I found out that it was raw (I’ve never had raw tuna before!) however, I decided to take the risk and try it anyway and...More

Thank Deemz A
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this busy restaurant nearby.It was well organized and popular.Our waitress was outstanding, recommending wine,helping us to understand the menu,making us feel special.She actually saw us! The food was all Sicilian and so delicious. We sat at a table outside so that we...More

Thank wendyb429
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Filomena no 10, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 316888
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