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Trattoria La Pigna Verde

Via Giacinto Carcaci 15, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 321731
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“kindness” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Giacinto Carcaci 15, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last Saturday 3rd November 2018 we were 4 people who decided to walk around the streets of Catania, and decided to walk in this family run restaurant (Trattoria). from other previous experience we thought that we should eat good food as the Sicilian people know...More

Thank malcolmz140
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even if Mr. had a cold look, and was no one else in, except us, it was a pretty nice experience. The food was tasty and not expensive.

Thank IoanBB
Reviewed 26 August 2018

one man adviced as this place as one of the best in Catania. Already when we saw this place from the street we started to doubt title of this place. It looked like bistro, or just poor people home place. but we were brave enought...More

Thank Jelena K
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We ordered 2 pastas, we waited 15 minutes for dish. Sicilian pasta was medium - too much spicies - the only one ingredients and very dry. Melanzana pasta was delicious. Hosts were very cherful and very friendly. They dont speak english, but they did they...More

Thank Jakub D
Reviewed 24 June 2018

we found this fabulous restaurant by chance, great atmosphere and food.The staff were very helpful in choosing food and wine and we had a great evening

Thank stockhillstud
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We ate here twice on a recent trip to Sicily and enjoyed it both times. First, we highly recommend the mixed appetizer plates for starters as their caponata is delicious. We ate at many places in Sicily and never had a better appetizer plate. The...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Whilst in Catania for the first time with my husband, I wanted home made italian cooking. I was not intrested in ambiance I wanted 'good food' we stumbled on this restaurant as it was around the corner of our hotel. Run by both the Husband...More

1  Thank Annelovesataying
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Tucked away in a back street, this proved to be the unpretentious "real Italian cooking" we all hope to find on holiday. The signora made a genuine effort to understand our halting attempts to order in Italian, while her husband toiled away in the kitchen...More

Thank Viv B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stumbled across this place by accident today. As other reviewers have said it felt like we were in nonnas kitchen. I wish we were here longer so I could work my way through the menu. Highly recommend

Thank Judy J
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here twice as it is near our apartment and we haven't been disappointed a little old fashioned and probably the odd tourist will be put off by this but its a hidden gem give it a go friendly family run and full...More

1  Thank winy31
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giacinto Carcaci 15, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 321731
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