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La Vucciria

Via Coltellieri 46, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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You can find just about anything here at Palermo's busy street market.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good24%
  • Average22%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
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Via Coltellieri 46, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

Having visited Ballaro, Capo & now La Vucciria, this is by far the worst. We went at 8:30 midweek. Initially we thought we'd missed it all & arrived too late, but seems some shops hadn’t even opened. Only a handful of fruit/veg/meat stalls & a...More

Thank dalton1skiing
Reviewed October 17, 2015

We were staying near the market so decided to have a drink nearby. The place becomes a wonderful night out, we went on a Saturday. Try the giant oysters and the grilled octopus with beer, delicious!

Thank D S
Reviewed October 10, 2015

I am a huge fan of markets and like all great street markets The Vuccuira is a colourful display of fish, fruits and vegetables piled up and very photogenic. What makes this market special is the extremely loud and musical chanting of the stall holders...More

Thank DevonHelen
Reviewed October 6, 2015

This place seems closed down and kinda sad. Not many shops were open and those that were mostly sold random stuff.

Thank Viola W
Reviewed October 5, 2015

Admittedly we were early to visit at 10am on a Monday morning, but there were all of about 3 fruit/vege stalls operating and a few more of junk. It was interesting in its grittiness but sad to see it in such a poor state after...More

Thank sarahm76
Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Been a Sicilian born I was so impressed by what la vucciria has became... This is the best spot if you are looking for the authentic Sicilian street food... Fresh octopus, and all other kinds of seafood that will make you very, very happy... This...More

1  Thank mtienna
Reviewed September 10, 2015

The Vucciria is one of two historic markets in Palermo. You can shop for produce, seafood or many other products and you can find cafes or street food to enjoy.

Thank JoW169
Reviewed September 7, 2015

La Vucciria is the most famous market in Palermo, one could say it is an iconic attraction. I was very excited to visit it, as I am very found of food and cooking. It was on a Sunday. The weather was rainy and cold and...More

Thank Radu P
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Next to the beautiful church of San Domenico, it is one of the most historic and characteristic of Palermo so called "The Vucciria". I've been walking from Piazza San Domenico just turning right and get into the narrow streets of the neighborhood, the famous market...More

Thank Magellano81
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Next to the beautiful church of San Domenico, it is one of the most historic and characteristic place of Palermo the so called "The Vucciria". Walking from Piazza San Domenico, the narrow streets of the neighborhood, the famous market, among the many stalls, a mix...More

1  Thank Magellano81
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