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Badalamenti Cucina e Bottega

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$$$
Italian, Chowder, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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Viale Galatea, 55, 90151 Mondello, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 450213
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing place!

Like the other reviews have said, don't bother with seafront places, aim for this place. Warm, intimate and modern atmosphere. Freshest sea food I had during a week in Palermo. You can get 3 courses for €22 and each one is fantastically tasty and substantial. We asked one of the brothers who run... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Like the other reviews have said, don't bother with seafront places, aim for this place. Warm, intimate and modern atmosphere. Freshest sea food I had during a week in Palermo. You can get 3 courses for €22 and each one is fantastically tasty and substantial. We asked one of the brothers who run the place if we could have wine... More 

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São Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Skip the beach front restaurants in Mondello and go for this restaurant (just some blocks from the beach). Very good restaurant and wine shop! If you like wines and want to try good Sicilian wines you must visit this Restaurant. had very good fish and pasta.

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This restaurant came highly recommended and I am so glad I came here for my birthday. THE FOOD IS AMAZING!!! The two brothers that own the restaurant and all their staff do a superb job. Making suggestions of things that we could try that weren't even on the menu and all topped off with a beautiful birthday cake. I wished... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Wow!! That’s the best word to describe Badalamenti Cucina and Bottega! My girlfriend and I were on vacation in Palermo, Sicily in the end of the Summer. As we are both foodies, we always like to explore the best gourmet restaurants during our travel adventures around the world. This restaurant has definitely made it to the top of of our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This was the closest restaurant to where we were staying in Palermo (the also excellent B&B Mondello resort) and by the end of the week we knew it was also the best. We went on our second night of a week's stay after a recommendation from the B&B and decided there and then to book it for our last night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We really enjoyed this meal. The service was excellent and the food was also excellent. I would highly recommend to anyone visiting Mondello.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

based on other reviews dined here and was not dissapointed, very very good meal and wine recomendations were spot on. Was grateful for opportunity to buy gifts for cat sitters, plant waterers from a great deli selection. Booked again for weekend when they do unlimited meze with wine selection at a fixed price in the front of the shop, this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Loved this place, friendly manager & waiters. The Tuna with Pistacho crust perfect and we bought some liquer afterwards for home. really recommend this place, you wont be disappointed.

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Watchung, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Badalamenti Cucina is an absolute must when visiting Palermo! From the moment you walk in the door you are family! A truly unique experience awaits wine lovers and food connoisseurs visiting Mondello. The owners of Badalamenti Cucina brothers Marco and Luca Badalamenti will personally guide you through an extensive tasting of their vast selection of high end Italian wines and... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed in Palermo for 18 days..We came across this restaurant on our first day there.... We Just stopped in to pick up a bottle of wine..The atmosphere was absolutely beautiful and the extensive selection of, wine and gourmet food... Just Outstanding!. We quickly inquired to arrange a wine tasting for our group. The owner Marco Badalamenti personally created a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Viale Galatea, 55, 90151 Mondello, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo  >  Mondello
  • Phone Number: +39 091 450213

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 54
  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Mediterranean, Wine Bar

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?