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Trattoria Medusa - Da Kamel

Via Santa Teresa 23, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 61403
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“cous cous” (4 reviews)
“fish” (10 reviews)
“pasta” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Tunisian
€€ - €€€
Via Santa Teresa 23, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2017

At first I thought, "grand, an open kitchen is what you can never find here in sicily "!, it the chef was bad mannered and treated his assistant poorly; eh tried to make io for his yelling by talking to us in a happy fashion...More

Thank theresadelblues
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Bad. Sea food pasta with sand. Steak that was pork and overcooked (burned). Staff unpolite. No other thing to add.

Thank 080985
Reviewed 13 January 2017

It's been a while since I visited but on recommending it to a friend of mine who is planning to visit ortigia I thought I'd leave a review. The restaurant was recommended to us by our B&B owner so we said we'd give it a...More

Thank patrick E
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Went with family. Had a super lunch. Everything was good but especially the fishy pastas. Huge portions, v tasty,... A bit slow service but worth the wait. Staff were friendly too. I'll be back for sure.

Thank NTGF
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great food, value and atmosphere (very Sicilian) what else could you want ! If your a fish lover this place is a must.

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Really nice place to feel Sicily atmosphere. Really Sicialian place. Very testy seafood and local wine.

Thank AroundTraveller
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I have to suggest to everyone that pass by Syracuse (ortigia) to go and eat at Medusa trattoria. I am Sicilian and the mix of sicilian tradition and north African cuisine is magical. Kamel is generous and send you dishes that you have no ordered,...More

Thank frasak
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This place was very much recommended by our B&B owner, our local friends, and other "locals". However, we were really not impressed by the dinner. Their famous cous cous was just all right, as well as the other dishes we tried. The staff was extremelly...More

Thank terenity
Reviewed 2 June 2016

A great experience in Ortigia where you can find a good Fish cus cus. Some little problem with the service but when you eat you forget every thinks. The dishes arte full and you will have some problem to finish all Is in you plat....More

Thank nicascc
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

On a Saturday night it was busy by 930 when the tourist focused restaurants in the sea front were empty. Most of the evening arrivals were locals who obviously are here regularly - a good recommendation. It is up a side street so some ,...More

Thank BGR120775
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Teresa 23, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 61403
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