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Nitto Taverna Marinara

Piazza Mancini Battaglia 6, 95126 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 713 7074
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“octopus” (2 reviews)
“da” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Piazza Mancini Battaglia 6, 95126 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We were asked if we minded being seated at the counter that overlooked the fresh fish and bar. About 20 minutes later we saw why we were lucky to have any seat on a weekday without a reservation for lunch. Each table was full. We...More

Thank carpediemMMV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I had amazing fresh fish: octopus, insalata alla catalana, frittura and tuna. Fish was well cooked, fresh and prices are not expensive. The atmosphere is magic, friendly staff and all the fish is just there on display: you can smell the sea...More

Thank TCOTW
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The place is busy! You will have a tough time parking during the afternoon and evening hours, as this place is popular, and for good reason. Excellent prices and excellent fresh seafood. Octopus, squid, and shrimp highly recommended.

Thank jetwerk_rob
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is honest and delicious, straightforward food. By far the best prawns I have ever had. Fresh and full of flavour. Very friendly and helpful staff. Delicious!

Thank Ki H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

A small place where you eat fresh, very good fish, eat and drink :-) special, but I guarantee you great fish. I would advise everyone to stop

Thank Fabrizzio R
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and prices :) also you can order in english. We will come back 100%. Also you can take away the fresh food with you :)

Thank Mateusz B
Reviewed 22 October 2016

They have it, you pick it, they cook it. Unbelievable fresh seafood and pasta cooked while you wait. liked it so much went twice

Thank jmont2016
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Really fresh sea food. They have a small section where you can buy marinated anchovies, fresh oysters on the shell and other sea food delights. Try the involtini di pesce spada all pistacchio. Everything is fresh and very well prepared. A little pricey but worth...More

Thank Giovannaz2
Reviewed 30 March 2016

After a walk along the catania's seafront, eating the fresh octopus salad "da nitto" is a must. Is not a restaurant, you can't seat there but Just do it. You won't regreat

Thank Rosario V
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Do not expect a restaurant - Frutti di Mare da Nitto is where "all of Catania" come to buy their fresh mussels to prepare at home. For lunch and dinner Nitto puts some folding tables and chairs on the sidewalk (on a noisy and crowded...More

1  Thank FMan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:15
Monday
08:00 - 21:15
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:15
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:15
Thursday
08:00 - 21:15
Friday
08:00 - 21:15
Saturday
08:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Mancini Battaglia 6, 95126 Catania, Sicily, Italy (Formerly Frutti di Mare da Nitto)
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania>  > Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Neighbourhood: Ognina-Picanello-Stazione
  • Phone Number: +39 095 713 7074
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