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Il Sale Art Cafe'

Via Santa Filomena no 10, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 316888
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“ravioli” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (88 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Filomena no 10, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As it turned out, the art in Il Sale Art Café is not for sale. Huh? I still don’t get it. However, the food was nice. No gluten-free art as well. But we managed. Please go here.

Thank pieter435
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and atmosphere and the food is excellent! I ordered the arugula salad served with thinly sliced perfectly ripened pear and Gorgonzola and lots of nuts sprinkled in. It was the best salad I have had anywhere, including the states! The pasta dishes and...More

Thank sidney j
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Having had a previous disappointing evening out elsewhere we wanted to find somewhere with good reviews,and Il Sale did not disappoint. Beautifully presented, good quality dishes - prices equivalent to gastro pubs in the UK (but with more pistachios!) . Friendly staff and a modern,...More

Thank KD345
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

- Recommendation by our hotel - Try the Ravioli Norma! It was really delicious! Portions for Ravioli and meat were quite small for the price paid, but the quality of the ravioli was amazing. - Wine price was ok. There are many different options you...More

Thank Janine S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Went here when visiting Sicily recently. We had a lovely lunch and the staff were very friendly. Service good, great location and reasonably priced.

Thank Johnlobster
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had a week in Taormina and found eating our very expensive. Two nights in Catania before flying home so we asked in our hotel for recommendations. We would never have found Il Sale on our own. It is down a side street with lots...More

Thank Moira S
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The staff was attentive and friendly. We had pizzas and raviolis which were all very good. The portions were huge. It was off the main street on a small street of outside restaurants. I was a great location and good food.

Thank Maura G
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by hotel. Just off Main Street, small steer full of restaurants. We had pasta & salad, really tasty & light. Lovely bottle of local wine. Good value, worth a visit.

Thank rossespoint
Reviewed 24 September 2017

While walking around the city we found this restaurant and decided to stop for dinner. We sat outside, which was very nice because it was a pedestrian street. The menu was varied, with many different choices - we had a pizza (very good, thin and...More

Thank Giacomo C
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The restaurant came highly recommended and as a consequence we were highly disappointed with a very bland, under cooked and expensive meal plus indifferent service - the black tagliatelle was NOT as described and had no taste, the cod ravioli was nothing but saltiness -...More

Thank KatMcKay
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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, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 12:30 am
8:00 pm - 12:30 am
8:00 pm - 12:30 am
8:00 pm - 12:30 am
8:00 pm - 12:30 am
8:00 pm - 12:45 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Filomena no 10, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Centro Catania
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 316888
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