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Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant

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Via Etnea 218 | UNA Hotel Palace, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 250 5024
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07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Glad that we decided to have dinner here based on the UNA hotel recommendation. The restaurant has a great space and design. The food was delicious as each dish was seasoned and prepared well. We had Nero pasta and grilled salted fish. The service was friendly and courteous. One recommendation is it would be nice if the floor lights at... More 

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Thank Windy N
Switzerland
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

We were here on Christmas Eve, had booked table online but restaurant was full. They were very very courteous & accommodated a table for us. Quite expensive but quality of food was very very good, but too small portions. It was a windy & cold weather outside, so we could barely see Mt.Etnea. But a good restaurant to dine once... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Ask for Marco! The food was wonderful and the service was top notch. Lovely roof top view of Catania accompanies your dinner.

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Thank Windy N
London, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We loved this restaurant. The view is amazing. Service and the food itself was very impressive. If you are in Catania then this venue is a must.

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We enjoyed the bar and restaurant so much the first night we returned the second night of our stay. Marco and the staff were very welcoming and provided great service. The views of Mt Etna are stunning.

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Budapest, Hungary
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Me and my wife spent a nice evening and got a tasty dinner at Etnea Roof Restaurant .I booked our table via internet at Tripadvisor / The Fork very easy. We got a nice table on the terrasse with nice view. Although we didn't want to eat a starter, we got some very fine smoked cheese. The angus beef choosed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The view here is stunning. We dined at the restaurant several times, also had the Sicilian breakfast each day which was fabulous. Drinks and aperitifs was a great way to wind day after a day exploring

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UNAHotelPalace, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Madame, we would like to thank you for writing your review on TripAdvisor here too and sharing your amazing experience with the worldwide travellers. We read with pleasure that you mainly enjoyed our panoramic Etnea Roof location and appreciated its panoramic view and the tasty Sicilian breakfast, drinks and delicious aperitifs. We look forward to welcoming you here again... More 

Newmarket, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

every dish was delicious, the staff was excellent, even great us with a free prosecco and the views were stunning over the rooftops of Catania and mount Etna. will definitely go back.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We have eat lunch here especially squid risotto and sicilian style sword fish were excellent. Mount Etna view is gorgeous.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel and ate at the restaurant. Unfortunately due to the weather we were unable to eat outside but still had a great view. The food was lovely and the service excellent. I particularly enjoyed my 'fish of the day ' which was bought to the table whole and then very expertly deboned and plated by... More 

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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
Average prices
US$37 - US$63
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Etnea 218 | UNA Hotel Palace, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 250 5024
Description
The ETNEA ROOF, an "a la carte" restaurant, is on the 7th floor offers guests a unique view of Mount Etna and the city rooftops, serving Sicilian specialities and fresh fish as well as a wide selection of wines from our cellars to enjoy with your meal.
From here you can enjoy a unique and spectacular view of the roofs of the city as well as the outline of Mount Etna to the north and a glimpse of the sea to the south.

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