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La Darsena da Ianuzzo

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Riva Giuseppe Garibaldi 6, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 66104
00:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Wanted to taste some fresh fish here in Sicily and my friends immediately bring me here. I still fill the taste of the sea in my mouth. Amazing

Thank Julius123567
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

There were four of us and some did not care for their dishes. One of the men had swordfish liked it. Over all we chose not to repeat this place.

Thank Christian F
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193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated near the sea with indoor & outdoor seating. Superb buffet starter with freshly prepared salads, fish dishes. Good pasta to follow. Good selection of wines. Friendly staff.

Thank Saabaero
Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location. A very competent wait staff with a generous self service antipasto buffet. The seafood mixed grill was very good. Would return, if only for the buffet.

Thank DavidDiderot
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Excellent swordfish (a speciality of the house) my wife had heres with pasta and I had mine in a tomato sauce but the whole menu looked good, it was very quiet when we visited as it was early evening well before most Sicilians dine so cannot comment on the ambience. Would definitely eat there again.

Thank Mark F
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Perhaps a bit posher than we wanted for lunch, but we did not regret it. Cover charge gives you loads of delicious bread, grissini and a rosemary fried bread. Service was friendly, our fish (sea bream, fried mixed fish) fresh and tasty, the teenage girls pasta was gobbled up with delight. Right on the harbour, great views, €20 for a... More 

Thank Rob N
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The location of the restaurant is good, with nice view. But the food is awefull ! As a main dish we ordered the grilled seafood. It was terrible ! I think they did not clean the grill for a long time. So the taste of the fish was bitter, can you imagine. So don't eat here, they don't care and... More 

Thank HugofromAmsterdam
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203 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The restaurant is situated just by a bridge on the entry to Ortigia and has a very nice outside terrace overlooking the sea and the mainland. An extensive if traditional menu features well executed pasta and fish dishes. However, the service was terribly slow and almost rude and the bill when it came bore little resemblance to what we had... More 

Thank mbgandco
Upstate New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were looking for a restaurant by the water that was not typically touristy, and this was a great choice, right near the bridge to Ortygia. The service was excellent, the view (moonlight on water) was lovely, and the food was great. We enjoyed: the pasta with sea bass, a nicely cooked chicken fillet, and a sea bass fillet fixed... More 

Thank QBzzz
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

A wonderful evening with delightful helpful staff and beautiful food. Prices reflect the quality and position of the restaurant without being premium cost

Thank John B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$49
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riva Giuseppe Garibaldi 6, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 66104

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?