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La Pizzoleria

Piazza Giuseppe Mazzini 1, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 349902
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (9 reviews)
“nutella” (2 reviews)
“dough” (3 reviews)
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Piazza Giuseppe Mazzini 1, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great double-layered pizzas - ours had Italian sausage and was delicious!! We had a good red wine with it, and it was very good value for money.

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 18 October 2016

When you stop by the Pizzoleria you certainly wanna eat the pizzoli, either in a savory or sweet version if you have different types of cravings. Pizzoli are similar to a pizza but prepared with s layers of dough filled with typical products. I suggest...More

Thank Cristian R
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Located in the historic centre of Catania a restaurant that serves Arabic style dishes, specializing in Pizzolli. Dough based with lots of lovely fresh vegetables. The staff werw friendly and quick. The wine was value for money.

Thank Mariuccia47
Reviewed 9 February 2016

At La Pizzoleria you don't eat pizzas but pizzoli (pizza with 2 pizza doughs - such as a pie). That's original and delicious. Do not hesitate to share 1 for 2. Try also pizzoli as dessert (with pistachio cream or nutella).

Thank Tressacha
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I never ate a pizzole before. But it was lovely! It tasted great, I had the quattro formaggi. They have an English menu too. Staff was very friendly and spoke also some English. I can recommend trying a pizzole. One pizzole was too much for...More

1  Thank Carola K
Reviewed 7 August 2015

This restaurant offers a very special kind of pizza: pizzole. It looks like two pizzas on top of eachother. Simply delicious but A LOT! So if you can not finish it all, take the left overs with you in a box. So you have something...More

Thank rve17071968
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Actually the worst pizza i've eaten. The double pizza was horrible. Three children and two adults. We ordered 3 pizzas which was to much (pizzas are double and consist of ordinary bread and cheese and some bad quality ingridients). Avoid! All of us only took...More

1  Thank Peder W
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

One pizzoli for two that's it ! Delicious simple and you can eat outside on the square. The staff speak English and they are nice. We recommend this place !

Thank Riben2014
Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

The pizzole, double sided pizzas, are very tasty!! Friendly staff and nice location close to the Duomo. My favourite is the "Alla Gigi"

Thank hetman_kalasanty
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Thanks to Antonio, Marco and Mullah for the fun filled evening and making my wife and I feel welcome in Catania. Outstanding choice for us Vegetarians. Bravo!

Thank Telkey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
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19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giuseppe Mazzini 1, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 349902
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