Ristorante Per Bacco
The nuns here will sell you cakes and pastries, including dolci di mandorla, cuscusu (couscous made of almonds and pistachio) and...
Monastero di Santo Spirito
Back towards Piazzale Aldo Moro, at the top of a set of steps off Via Atenea, is the Monastero di Santo Spirito, founded by Cistercian...
By day this popular cafe-cum-wine-bar does brisk business serving coffee and panini to working locals. By evening it morphs into a...
L'Ambasciata di Sicilia
At the 'Sicilian Embassy', they do everything they can to improve foreign relations, plying tourists with tasty plates of traditional...
Lonely Planet review
The food may not quite live up to the charm of the setting – under stone and brick arches and beamed ceilings – but the service is friendly, and the set menus for under €20 are good value at this restaurant just above Via Atenea.