We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Trattoria La Foglia

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Capodica 29, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 66233
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

546 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 157: English reviews
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Syracuse and your stomach is asking to be satisfied as much as your feelings just have to stop here! A warm place, eclectic as you could expect from a Sicilian home, but above all really good cooking !!

Allentown, New Jersey
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

The ambience is fun and quirky with an eclectic collection of dishes and glassware creating a cozy feeling inside. The attention to detail includes individual handcrafted menu covers featuring different flowers. We enjoyed the house red wine which was good like it is in many places on Ortegia. The tuna 'meatballs' (more like a croquette) were excellent as was our... More 

Thank PoohCL
North Pole, Alaska
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I never before visited a place where everything taste the same and the base of everything is low grade oil. I will never go there again, after me and my companion left the whole meal, no questions asked and a full and expensive check was presented

Thank kushmonkey
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We came here an evening we were not very hungry. We were seduced by the decoration of the tables while we passed by, we couldn't resist the temptation to try a couple of dishes. The people were very warm and welcoming, the wine was home-produced, the food delicious. If we weren't leaving the day after, we would have certainly returned.

Thank zvoomb
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The decor already is different from you'll usually find in a normal restaurant. Dolls, old tables of different shapes, strange chairs and elaborated menus. This tricky restaurant is the creation of the owner that brings his own vision of the world. The decor shouldn't really take the main spot here because the food is really good and offers different recipes... More 

1 Thank Scodeggio_official
A TripAdvisor Member
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very expensive and horrible food. Terrible waitress and bad drinks. We asked for an aperol spritz and they brought us only the liqueor, no prosseco, no ice, no aqua minerale. One simple foccacia was 7 euro and it had no taste. Never come back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

As has been stated before, decor is very quirky, but the atmosphere is good, tables close together which makes talking to fellow diners easy, however not so good for privacy, We enjoyed our meal of tuna mattelo, & swordfish mattelo. Both well cooked & very hot, although no side dish included, which was stated on the menu. We had a... More 

Thank helenMHerts
Minehead, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

A lovely setting with really nice tables and place settings. However, the service was not welcoming (young man) and the food did not live up to expectations (the dish of raw vegetables and fruit contained far too much chopped cabbage, a couple of tomatoes, limp lettuce, a few grapes and a blob of pureed beetroot---a rip-off for 12 euros. The... More 

Thank tjlewes
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

In the heart of Ortigia lies this funky/quirky looking place. The mains are quite delicious, but the soups were disappointingly bland. The tiny wine list changes weekly, and had some interesting choices. But the house red is to be avoided. Service was okay, but not particularly friendly or welcoming

Thank ScreenNameMissing
Galway, Ireland
Level Contributor
27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Walled island Ortygia, the heart of ancient Syracuse, is awash in city centre restaurant choices. Sandwiched between baroque architectural masterpieces, they offer great eating options and people watching settings. “Trattoria La Foglia” is a very different “round the corner” Aladdin’s cave of burnished experiences. It takes a little effort to locate it; if you find yourself strolling down Via Giuseppe... More 

Thank SilapInua

Travellers who viewed Trattoria La Foglia also viewed

Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse
Syracuse, Province of Syracuse

Been to Trattoria La Foglia? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Capodica 29, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 66233

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Trattoria La Foglia staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?