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Trattoria Del Pesce Fresco

Foro Umberto I, n. 3/a, Palermo, Sicily, Italy (Castellammare)
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Ranked #819 of 1,107 Restaurants in Palermo
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Castellammare
Description: In mure delle cative
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dorset
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

We came across this Seafood Trattoria whilst out walking along the seafront in Palermo on a Sunday afternoon. just along from a lovely Galetaria to the left. It was buisy with locals having a Sunday lunch out so we took a chance and it came up trumps with lovely seafood--- calamari and white bait and then swordfish topped with pistachios... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

We chose our fish and waited (rather longer than we expected) while it was cooked. Salads arrived and were finished (since we were getting hungry!) before fish arrived. Good value (under €25 a head including drinks) and tasty. Near the marina on wide boulevard (unusual amount of space for Palermo!) - not quite in sight of the sea.

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Novorossiysk, Russia
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346 reviews 346 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Too much salt in food(( Pasta was real of bad quality for Italian cook. You'd better go to another place not to be disappointed.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Taxi recommended we went there. As the hotel we're staying at is next door we tried it last night. Avoid this tourist trap at all costs. I guess they do a good trade by all the tourists but clearly don't like foreigners whether you speak Italian (which I do) or not. He would be all smiles one second when serving... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Took for ever to be served and they forgot our side dishes. Terrible white wine. As for the food, i was sick on my way home... A place to avoid!

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Oh how we should have listened to the reviews! Didn't get a drink for ages, ordered food, my Husband got his starter and for no sign of mine!!! Fish came without the veg we had ordered! A couple next to us didn't even get acknowledged and left without eating! PLEASE DONT GO TO THIS RESTAURANT! There are plenty of other... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We had been at the market in Piazza. Marina and came upon this restaurant. We had the set fish menu - excellent value - mussels first, then pasta sarde, then salad, then grilled sword fish, then fruit (orange and strawberry). It was all delicious. Our only complaint was that it was all served too quickly. With quantities like that one... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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211 reviews 211 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Had a late lunch as I was flying back to UK the next morning.This is good honest Sicilian food,fresh and tasty,not complex nor did it need to be. I had a fish soup starter followed by pasta with a "scent of the sea", clams and mussels. A good white wine and a cheap bill.

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birmingham england
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270 reviews 270 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

just across the road from the promenade with tables outside this is a good place for a lunch. The food is good value I enjoyed maunaded raw shrimps, pasta with shrimps and pistachio, fruit and a cannole..

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Potton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Stopped off here for lunch after a long morning sight seeing. Chose the grilled large prawns (5 for 15 euros) and grilled vegetables (3 euros). Both were excellent. This was our second visit as we've not yet found anywhere better for a fish based value for money lunch. Other diners seemed to be enjoying their food too including Sicilians, always... More

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