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Locanda Maniace

Via Castello Maniace 52, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 61308
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Via Castello Maniace 52, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great quality local produce cooked to perfection, one of the best wine list I have ever seen, it even gave the fermentation temperature of each wine. Specials were to die for with great service in a relaxed atmosphere, it’s a bit of a hidden gem...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WTNorfolk
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Stopped first evening as it was close to hotel. Such a good and delightful experience we returned for a second meal. Delicious food and very attentive staff. Dining was a pleasure

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ET92751
Reviewed 18 October 2018

This place is a gem. It's hiiden away down a side street and looks rather basic but don't let that fool you - the food is of the highest standard. The browned octopus was delicious as was the seafood platter, which had som interesting twists...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gerry Z
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Recommended to us by Olmo the concierge at Ortea Palace Hotel. What a great find! It was a wonderful evening to walk along the waterfront promenade, a bit off the beaten track but well worth it. The food was local, very fresh and delicious. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank crizzi99
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We went to the restaurant on the recommendation of our hotel. We arrived at 8pm, the hotel having made a reservation for my wife and I. There was one family inside the restaurant but otherwise empty. We took one of the tables outside. My wife...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank budgj
Simone F, Proprietario at Locanda Maniace, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Dear budgj, I’m sorry to hear that you were not impressed with the quality of food you received. I would firstly like to inform you that in our menu there is no seafood pasta at the moment. You took the "carbonara di mare" the is...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner at Locanda Maniace. The service was personal and the waiter’s suggestions were perfect. My wife desired a wine from the Mt. Etna region and his selection was delicious. We started with a seafood antipasto, it was spectacular. The antipasto was a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeffreyp652
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

If you’re in Syracuse, you need to visit this cozy restaurant. Amazing service and the food was outstanding!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank kristinjonsson
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Good food and great service. You might want to book as it fills up pretty quickly. And make sure to order the broken canoli. A traditional dish deconstructed by the chef that will tickle you tastebuds. A very special thank to the only waiter running...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank maximes386
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Very nice restaurant with tasty dishes. Very nice antipasto dishes. Pasta was also delicious. Would. It hesitate to recommend it.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank elizabetha115
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We enjoyed the shared seafood starter which came as five tapas dishes - a novel way to present a 'sharing platter' concept. Certainly worth the high(-ish) price. My wife had the pasta with prawns and almonds which she assures me was most tasty, while I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank El_Sueno
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castello Maniace 52, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Syracuse  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +39 0931 61308
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The new management of the Locanda Maniace is pleased to welcome you and make you enjoy the taste of Sicily with the genuineness of the products and the skill of the young chef, served by a staff that will make you feel in the right place at the right time!
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