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Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant

Via Etnea 218 | UNA Hotel Palace, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 250 5024
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
“mount etna” (12 reviews)
“una hotel” (5 reviews)
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20:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Etnea 218 | UNA Hotel Palace, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Traditional Sicilian pasta and fish instantly recognisable as having been prepared by a top chef. Food was delicious and wine was divine. The view of Mount Etna descending into darkness was awe inspiring. Despite being very busy with a large party elsewhere in the restaurant,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, the food was brilliant! However, the food waiting times are really long. The views are great too. However, I do not think these are good excuses to justify the lack of quality in service. I went to this restaurant last night with...More

Thank InesPedro
Reviewed 1 May 2017

As we were staying at the hotel we ate here twice. Great views across the rooftops and as far away as Mount Etna. The food was good and service attentive.

Thank 911euf
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We greatly enjoyed our lunch in the rooftop terrace. The views of Mount Etna are spectacular and can be enjoyed inside the glassed room or outside. The service from our host, Carlo, was professional and attentive, and the food was excellent - great use of...More

Thank SKTraveller01
UNAHotelPalace, Guest Relations Manager at Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Sir, thank you so much for providing us such a positive feedback and sharing your "all around superior experience" @Etnea Roof with the other travellers on TripAdvisor. Like you all our guests and customers can have an unforgettable experience thanks to the amazing view,...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Very good food, excellent wine list, friendly and attentive staff and views across the rooftops to Mount Etna. Not cheap but why would it be? Highly recommended.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our most recent wedding anniversary at this restaurant and it was an incredible experience. The food, the drinks and the atmosphere made it all a wonderful and memorable event.m

Thank Ana P
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We came here twice during our trip, drawn in by the beautiful view of Etna at sunset that you get from the terrace. The drinks here are decent, and reasonably priced given the location. Bear in mind that you are paying a premium for the...More

Thank Rachel F
UNAHotelPalace, Guest Relations Manager at Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

Dear Madame, thank you for having dedicated some of your precious time to provide your feedback on TripAdvisor, allowing us to monitor our services quality and performance. We have already taken note of your opinion and we were pleased that you pointed out that element...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Glad that we decided to have dinner here based on the UNA hotel recommendation. The restaurant has a great space and design. The food was delicious as each dish was seasoned and prepared well. We had Nero pasta and grilled salted fish. The service was...More

Thank Windy N
UNAHotelPalace, Guest Relations Manager at Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Dear Madame, it is so flattering to read again such a nice review on TripAdvisor about our Etnea Roof location, where our appreciated guests like you, can enjoy the excellence of Italian and Sicilian food and wine, and no doubt in a unique and glamour...More

Reviewed 23 January 2017

We were here on Christmas Eve, had booked table online but restaurant was full. They were very very courteous & accommodated a table for us. Quite expensive but quality of food was very very good, but too small portions. It was a windy & cold...More

Thank Chaitra N
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Ask for Marco! The food was wonderful and the service was top notch. Lovely roof top view of Catania accompanies your dinner.More

Thank Windy N
UNAHotelPalace, Guest Relations Manager at Etnea Roof Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

Dear Madame, thank you very much both for your high scores rating and reviewing onTripAdvisor your pleasant dinner at Etnea Roof Restaurant, with breathtaking view to the Baroque city and the majestic volcano Etna. We are delighted that your experience was so fabulous. Our maitre...More

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How expensive are we talking?
23 April 2016|
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Response from R B | Reviewed this property |
My group went for lunch and just had an entree, plates ranged from €15+. The view and service were completely worth it!
hi,I want to book a two-people table at Christmas Eve. I want to know if there is a dress code? Thank you very much
8 December 2015|
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Response from Corrado D D | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Roermond. It would be appropriate, especially for such an occasion. Business casual is quite acceptable too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 39 - USD 67
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 10:30
13:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Etnea 218 | UNA Hotel Palace, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 250 5024
  • E-mail
The ETNEA ROOF, an "a la carte" restaurant, is on the 7th floor offers guests a unique view of Mount Etna and the city rooftops, serving Sicilian specialities and fresh fish as well as a wide selection of wines from our cellars to enjoy with your meal.
From here you can enjoy a unique and spectacular view of the roofs of the city as well as the outline of Mount Etna to the north and a glimpse of the sea to the south.
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