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Osteria da Mariano

Vicolo Zuccola' 9, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 67444
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
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“orange salad” (16 reviews)
“pasta” (73 reviews)
“rabbit” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Vicolo Zuccola' 9, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to eat here by the girl at the information booth down at the bottom of the hill near the port. I asked for somewhere that makes good ravioli and this was her recommendation It was a massive walk up hill to get...More

Thank Mic E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very average experience despite amazing location in one of the narrow streets of Ortigia. Service very slow ( I had to ask for the bill four times) and I was simply ignored as I was dining solo. Overpriced compared to what nearby restaurants can offer...More

Thank Chiara D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the rabbit on the menu that attracted us here, and we were not let down. We loved the orange salad given to us at the start, and their 'house wine' was a good as anything we had in Sicily. Service was excellent, and...More

Thank peter_minchin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Down a passage way. In some ways rather simple. Wine was red or white by the jug. Grilled swordfish was very good as was the octopus. Sicilian orange salad memorable. Puddings simple but good. Fantastic value for money

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got very lucky again random pick in syracuse, ortigia. Very nice oranges with pepper and some oil as appetizer, swordfish was fantastic. Decent house wine at 5 euro per half liter. And 2 euros for 2 cafe and 2 grappa. If I am ever back...More

Thank ikkezelug
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This restaurant is down a very narrow street with lots of tables in the street plus indoor space. The service is very efficient, the prices very reasonable. The food; it's local, it's fresh and it's very good. Those who say nothing special, shouldn't be in...More

1  Thank NHFLSKT
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Dishes were very simple, it was ok but nothing special. The waiters were not really nice and a bit rude. Maybe because there is a lot of tourist in Siracusa?

Thank DjenaSow
Reviewed 13 June 2017

no regrets, nice spaghetti con vongole for lunch, good service, quaint surroundings, cool shaded alley, reasonable prices

Thank Michel D
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This place is really worth to visit. It is a typical Sicilian restaurant, with very good pasta. The Grappa was one of the best I have ever tried! I can't understand the bad reviews, for me everything was really fine. Maybe there have been some...More

Thank just4michel
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Simple restaurant along a narrow alley, perfect stop for lunch. Very reasonably priced, tasty pasta, good wine - what more can one say?

Thank tyler63m
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Zuccola' 9, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 67444
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