Al Cortile Alessi
A lovely, tranquil spot for a morning stroll, Via Crociferi is one of Catania's most attractive streets, famous for its exuberant...
Chiesa di San Giuliano
This church, about halfway up Via Crociferi on the right-hand side, is famous for its convex facade designed by Vaccarini between 1738...
Chiesa di San Benedetto
Inside this church, built between 1704 and 1713, is some splendid stucco and marble work, as well as a rather graphic fresco of a woman...
Osteria Pizzeria Antica Sicilia
With its gaudy frescoes, stark white lights and busy workaday atmosphere, this bustling trattoria is no place for a romantic...
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Al Cortile Alessi information
Catanians of all ages – but especially students – flock here on weekend evenings, drawn by the excellent pizzas and a good selection of Sicilian dishes - try their zuppa di pesce (fish soup), a fantastic stew of different fish in a thick tomato-sauce. The draft beer, cocktails and a relaxed atmosphere are at the outdoor courtyard shaded by banana trees.