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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
Most recent review
Best place for arancini and ice creams ?

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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Palermo, Italy
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Palermo, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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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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48 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 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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87 reviews 87 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 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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43 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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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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UK
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88 reviews 88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The cashier was very arrogant and rude in this beautiful bar. Lovely snacks and good ice cream available.

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Arona, Italy
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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Always open 7 days and 24H. You find what you want to eat for breakfast or for brunch. The people are very friendly always genteel, the food arrive around 1130 am. The size are super....really big and the food is good. I always take the octopus salad and is super as the cus cus. You can do the take away... More 

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Neptune, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Maybe even in Sicily! They are HUGE! They have a variety of flavors but our favorite is the traditional with ragu! We got a little hungry after wondering around all day, just one of these hit the spot with two of us!!!

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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 11

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