Useful links for your stay
Ways of transport
Monastero dei Benedettini
Fish market (every morning next to Piazza Duomo)
Market (every morning in piazza Carlo Alberto)
Badia di Sant'Agata (Catania).
Church near Piazza Duomo where with € 3 up the top of the church to see the city from above.
Where to eat
Vermut (vico Santa Filomena) it's a very nice little bar, you drink and you eat local street food.
Razmataz Wine Bar (via Montesano 17/19) very nice both for drinking and for eating.
La Cucina dei Colori (Via S.Michele, 9 - very close to Razmataz Wine Bar) (vegetarian vegan cuisine).
Nievski (scalinata Alessi), local historical catanese, good food, fresh fish. There is very close to Via Crociferi.
Ostello degli elefanti (via Etnea), for an aperitif at the top of a building in the historic center of Catania. Very romantic at sunset. Reopens in spring
Savia e Spinella (via Etnea): historic bars famous for arancini. For pistachio arancini go to Spinella, for those with ragù sauce go to Savia.
Sakura Jaya (Via Andrea Costa, 25a) best sushi in town.
A putia do Calabrisi (Da Santa) - Open from Monday to Saturday for lunch, Via della Concordia, 185 (Catania) Ph. 349 8436479 - fixed price, typical cuisine, family management.
Friggitoria Stella - Via Monsignor Ventimiglia, 66 - 095 535002 - Historic catanese fryer, family run, a classic to try is Sicilian pizza.