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Via Ruggero Settimo, 68, 90141 Palermo, Sicily, Italy (Politeama)
+39 091 581158 ‎
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Ranked #108 of 1,191 Restaurants in Palermo
Neighborhood: Politeama
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery

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English first
Staten Island, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Push your way in to this place, on a side street, and you'll get the Palermo panelle and croquettes of your dreams! Absolutely the best in "street" food, super-fresh (you sometimes have to wait for it to finish cooking) and VERY inexpensive! Friendly, efficient staff. Right near the post office.

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130 reviews 130 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Stumbled upon this little place down an insignificant side alley, brought to my attention by the sandwich board announcing the historic rotisserie. Lucky for us, there were just three other parties being served before us. I noticed a ticketing machine for allocating numbers, indicating just how busy this place can get. And after our small sampling of delicacies, I certainly... More 

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New York City, New York
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81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We found this "Rosticceria Antica" in a hidden courtyard by following a sign off the Via Ruggiero Settimo just a few blocks from the old city. No menu, no English, but just point to taste a selection of various Arancine (fried rice balls) and Timballi (fried pasta balls) at 0.70 Euro apiece. Food was good.

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Oakland, California, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

You know a place must be authentic when there are no English reviews on Trip Advisor. I went to this little hole in the wall, seeking it out because it was listed in the Rough Guide. If you want to know the Palermo version of fast food (other than a panini), this is IT. (McDonald's is around the corner as... More 

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Address: Via Ruggero Settimo, 68, 90141 Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: +39 091 581158 ‎
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama

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