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Teatro Massimo Bellini
A few blocks northeast of the duomo , this gorgeous opera house forms the centrepiece of Piazza Bellini. Square and opera house alike...
Cattedrale di Sant'Agata
Inside the vaulted interior of this cathedral, beyond its impressive marble facade sporting two orders of columns taken from the Roman...
The most obvious reason to visti this museum, adjacent to Catania's Duomo, is to see the Fercolo, the famous silver reliquary bust of...
Pedestrianised Via Teatro Massimo heaves late at night as crowds swill outside the many bars. One of the best-known addresses is Heaven,...
Sicilia In Bocca Alla Marinara
Catania's 14th-century sea walls provide the suggestive setting for this popular restaurant. With the smell of the sea breezing in,...
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A quirky little spot that mixes tradition and modernity both in food and decor, this place is a real discovery. Try the ricotta and marjoram ravioli in a pork sauce, or the cannellini with donkey-meat ragù (meat and tomato sauce). Vegetarians can opt for the Ustica lentil stew, with broad beans and fennel. Slow Food–recommended.
Meat eaters are spoilt with a variety of barbecued meat, and there is a wealth of Sicilian cheeses on offer.