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Via Santa Filomena 48, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 715 9433
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“polpette” (25 reviews)
“meatballs” (50 reviews)
“pizza” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Filomena 48, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We waited for about 10 minutes to get a table but it was worth it. Loved the bursts with tomato marmalade and the beef meatballs with grilled vegetables

Thank dudu86154
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place have a really beautiful location and position, we halve tried different type of polpette and they were good but for then service/ food and the cost we've found it a bit expensive for a group of teenagers or a simple exit but if...More

Thank Alessia T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lumpen zucchini polpetti, good pizza although the bar is pretty high in this town. OK wine, dialtory service. Its is 'restaurant street' so it will get trade anyway but there is a lot better around

Thank captainbruceLondon
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Recommend the ones with citrus, very lovely, light lemon taste. Good potions and reasonable price too

Thank Maggie G
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Just arrived in Catania and had our nap before we had set off to explore the city at night. We had been pointed in the general direction for food and off we went, after hearing someone say there it is having come in the opposite...More

Thank Tommy_eire_1886
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Small portion with good taste 👌disappointed with the prices vs food portion. Stuff was nice & friendly. Also very nice setting with beautiful terrase outside.

Thank JernejVerbic
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the polpetteria and asked for a table outside, the was packed, but the good looking guy still found a table for us. Once we had our seat outside we ordered our meals, entree, mains and dessert. service was nice and quick, food...More

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 27 August 2017

A couple of years ago I dined here and it was such a memorable experience that I had to comeback! Needless to say that yes these are the best meatballs I have ever had! To top it off I also had dessert and the blueberry...More

Thank Jeanette A
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is the first restaurant we came across in a street full of eating houses. My daughter is a veggie so we were a little apprehensive but we had no need to be. There were all types of polpette to choose from and steaks, which...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with meatballs a speciality. My lads loved their steak. The citrus infusion in my meatballs was very delicate. The restaurant came highly recommended and I'd second that.

Thank UrsaMinorDwarf
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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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Filomena 48, 95129 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 715 9433
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