From our land and our sea to your heart: An explosion of authentic flavors, the warmth of family, the intense taste of Sicily
Il Covo, a restaurant-pizzeria since 1986, brings the authentic flavors of Sicily and is located in Misterbianco, in the province of Catania. We are delighted to offer you an unforgettable culinary experience where the freshness of seafood and the excellence of prime meats blend with the tradition of Sicilian cuisine. If you are seafood lovers, you will be captivated by our selection of seafood dishes.
From raw seafood to delicious fish soups, our menu boasts a wide selection of premium oysters accompanied by the finest caviar from around the world, along with culinary creations that will transport you to the heart of the Mediterranean. Our chefs showcase their mastery in preparing the freshest fish, carefully selected from local fishermen. Indulge in our specialties, such as Catalan-style lobster, red prawn tartare from Mazara del Vallo, or mixed fried fish, and let the flavors of the sea pamper you. But it’s not just seafood.
In our restaurant, we also cater to lovers of prime meats. Choose from tasty cuts of meat, such as tender Scottona fillet or succulent Tomahawk ribeye, perfectly cooked over the grill and accompanied by refined sauces and side dishes. Our passion for quality meats is reflected in every bite, ensuring a unique gastronomic experience. Sicilian cuisine is a true treasure to be discovered, and we want to share it with you. From typical dishes such as Pasta alla Norma and Sardines a Beccafico, each dish is a tribute to the richness of flavors from Mount Etna and the island. We use local and authentic ingredients, following recipes passed down through generations.
Immerse yourself in the unique aromas and tastes of Sicilian cuisine and discover the culinary artistry of this wonderful land. And what could be better than a glass of high-quality wine or champagne to accompany our dishes? Our cellar is a true oasis for connoisseurs, where you can choose from our carefully selected wine list featuring the finest Italian labels, ranging from wines from Mount Etna to Brunello di Montalcino and Sassicaia.
Our sommeliers will be delighted to recommend the perfect pairing to enhance each dish and make your experience even more memorable. At the end of your meal, we will be happy to offer you our extensive list of spirits, bitters, and liqueurs to make your experience in our establishment truly unique. Our commitment to providing an extraordinary culinary experience doesn’t stop after the meal. We are pleased to present our wide selection of spirits, bitters, and liqueurs that will perfectly complement your evening in our establishment.
Our selection of spirits is a real treasure for lovers of premium liqueurs. We offer a wide range of whiskies, rums, brandies, and vodkas from renowned distilleries around the world. You can discover the aroma and character of fine single malt Scotch whiskies, explore the complexity of aged rums, and savor the delicacy of selected brandies. Each sip will take you on a sensory journey through different regions and production traditions. At the end of the evening, we will leave you with an unforgettable taste and the satisfaction of having experienced a complete gastronomic journey.
We will be honored to have accompanied you through exceptional flavors, creating memories that will remain imprinted in your mind. Book your table and allow yourself to be pampered by our excellent cuisine. Your palate will thank you.