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U Saracinu

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Via del Convento 9, 97100, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
+39 0932 246976
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Ordening a lunch looks promissing but afterwards it takes a long time before the bill is made up and then the old trick of a price for a couvert is brought in. We couldnt find any announcement of it but we were asked to pay €2. for each person ..... Don't go. The food is not very good or bad... More 

Thank Bram t
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We were very hungry and we were looking for a tourist menu that could include typical sicillian food. This was the best place for our needs. Delicious food and a very friendly staff. Good location is also a very big plus.

Thank Silviu S
Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is very much a local's restaurant, which tells you what you need to know. Although the menus are not in English, the staff are very helpful with their limited English, and the food is delicious. For an averaged price restaurant, (30-40euros for 2 including wine with dinner), it ishard to beat.

Thank diggerod
Catania, Italy
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Not a great restaurant. Disappointed by the service and food under under the siciian average. Low Price

Thank Francesc_Spilotros
Swindon, United Kingdom
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221 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Situated just next to the main square this is an ideal spot for a quick snack. The service was good and the prices reasonable (considering the excellent location!) Coupled with service "with a smile" made for a nice stay.

Thank Jay H
Swieqi, Malta
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

Restaurant is well located just off the Duomo centre of Ragusa Ibla. Food was good but nothing to write home about. Service lacked a smile. With such good restaurants in Sicily this was average. Sad, as this place was highly recommended to us by a friend so I assume they might have been having a bad day. Very normal, we... More 

Thank Jean G
Havre, Montana
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161 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

I stopped here after reading good reviews from several sources. I ordered the fava bean soup and the cavati and ravioli stuffed with ricotta in a sugo de maiale. Both dishes were tasty. The outdoor setting near the duomo is exceptional, and the food is not overpriced, as it can so often be in big piazzas popular with tourists.

Thank niteed
Sidcup, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015

Good traditional Sicilian menu, pasta and meat grills. Excellent service, good selection of local wines.

Thank Barry22260
st. Louis, MO
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

Food was edible but the linguini with shrimp lived up to its name as the shrimp was the smallest I have ever seen. These shrimp were smaller than the head of a pencil and had to come from a can. The male waiter was nice and tried to understand us and our poor attempt at Italian, but the female was... More 

Thank simba4thehall
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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327 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

U Saracinu is a wonderful traditional Sicilian eatery. The Food was superb. I have been trying to get the 'Other Half' to try Mussels for years to no avail but he did try mine then ordered a plate of his own. The service and Antipasto were superb. The whole atmosphere was laid back and prices were extremely reasonable

Thank DanaKR7964

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Convento 9, 97100, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Ragusa
  • Phone Number: +39 0932 246976

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?