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via Alcide De Gasperi 237 | Via Lincoln, 90047 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
091517682
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Beautiful elegant cage

The Arancini ates devine and the coffee is great too as are the surroundings. Marble, mirrors and chandeliers. Amd staff beautifully dressed. Amd it's so central is the perfect quick stop. Arancini and coffee €4

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

The Arancini ates devine and the coffee is great too as are the surroundings. Marble, mirrors and chandeliers. Amd staff beautifully dressed. Amd it's so central is the perfect quick stop. Arancini and coffee €4

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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Wonderful arancine - try one con carne. Also great Cannoli. They make a great caffe macchiato. Very worth taking the time to stop and enjoying a Sicilian treat.

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

A great little bar, near to the sea. It opens at 4am! So if you are still out after a late night, or fancy grabbing breakfast to eat while watching the sunrise over the ocean, it is fantastic. Not much space inside so you have to take your food away... not a big problem - there is a park nearby... More 

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Palermo, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Well, I really like arancini so I tried it in a few places in Palermo. When you compare price/amount of food and quality I think that is one of the best options. They have their spots at via Lincoln (nerby the botanic garden) and via Roma (near the church and big shoping center). They had 6 types of arancini (fungi,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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92 reviews 92 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Stop in this place if you get a chance. The unassuming little bar dishes out some of the best arancini and pastries in town. It has many locations throughout the city and is often packed. Food prepared with attention, care and Sicilian pride.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The perfect place to enjoy arancini and traditional Sicilian sweets. Most amiable staff, though can hardly speak English, but ready to assist in every possible way.

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Naples, Italy
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91 reviews 91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Absolutely one step of your trip here. Perfect taste and cheap street Food from Palermo! You should taste arancina gigante and feel the really taste of arancina from sicily! Noto maybe but you must visit!

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Esher, England
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46 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Inconspicuous bar away from main tourist area, this is THE place to go for arancini (meat/cheese/vegetable and rice croquettes). House speciality is 'bomba' version, i.e. twice as big as a normal one and enough for lunch on its own. Most of the trade is locals, many takeaways, with only a few tables, but turnaround is quick. Staff friendly and helpful,... More 

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Osijek, Croatia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The best cappucino I have ever tried.I We were there once but it was amazing,very beutiful bar and the service was pleasant and kind.I would like to go there again.

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Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

On recomendation of my hostel I came here with friends and we tried each of the arancine - they were massive and cheap but best of all full of flavour. We ate standing up at the little tables out the front, facing the gardens on the other side of the street. Service wasn't as friendly as other places I went... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: via Alcide De Gasperi 237 | Via Lincoln, 90047 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: 091517682

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  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 11

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