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Gigi Mangia

Via Principe di Belmonte 104, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 587651
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via Principe di Belmonte 104, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We noticed this restaurant while sitting in the cafe outside and since it was handy for the hotel booked it. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food , the millefiori starter was excellent and the roast boar in red wine and roast...More

Thank Leomaisie
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We went in seeking air con and came out highly satisfied with the food, service and an unexpected treat of take home olive oil with fruit flavours. I had a very tasty risotto e porcini and greg had a pasta with egg plant, tomato and...More

Thank Kath della
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us and it did not disappoint. We had a delightful meal here. The food was top quality, from the breads and delicious oils to the fabulous seafood risotto I ordered. The staff were very attentive and a good night was...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed June 13, 2017

I have been guest in GIGI MANGIA restaurant. Very nice experience. beginning from warm welcoming , the owner Gigi is a great Sir that welcomes you on the door and take you at the table. Atmosphere is very relaxing, people are calm, professional and kind....More

Thank edmondoangelaccio
Reviewed April 14, 2017

This restaurant was highly recommended. It may be great if you are a friend of the owner but otherwise I would suggest avoiding it. The owner while present paid attention only to regulars. His staff got just about everything wrong: So did the menu writer....More

Thank travellinghound2015
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We had an early dinner here while in Palermo. We didn't have a booking but we tend to eat before everyone else in Sicily due to the fact our little one is normally in bed before people eat dinner here! Other reviewers have commented that...More

Thank LolWa
Gigi M, Proprietario at Gigi Mangia, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

Dear LolWa, Thank you to have spent your time to write a review about your experience in our Restaurant. We are very glad that you are satisfied of your dinner and for the nice words used to describe it. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

It wouldn't be fair to mark Gigi Mangia down just because it didn't hit the right notes for us. It was extremely popular and busy at 8:45 on a Friday night at this small restaurant in the Politeama district but they gave us a table....More

Thank LMarshUK
Gigi M, Proprietario at Gigi Mangia, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

Hello, Thank you so much to have written a so detailed review about your experience in our Restaurant. We are really sorry that our Sicilian tastes didn't match with your pleasures, but we hope to see you again in Palermo and here in our Restaurant...More

Reviewed October 8, 2016

The restaurant is a wondeful small friendly establishment. The owner is friendly and seems to enjoy talking. The food is very good and the menu varied. For an excellent relaxed meal this is the spot

Thank PGIT
Gigi M, Proprietario at Gigi Mangia, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

Thank you so much for the positive review. Me and my staff are very grateful and hope to see you again in Palermo and in our Restaurant to offer you an other unique experience.

Reviewed September 24, 2016

We attended this restaurant with a group. The waiter was pleasant and we were seated right away. We felt a bit rushed to order. The food was good, but not better than other much less expensive places we tried. The waiter did recommend the BEST...More

Thank alamoschica
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

After reading the 5 star reviews previously, we decided to choose this restaurant. I have to be honest here and it really isn't anything above average. Maybe there has been a management change but certainly nobody was taking pictures of food on our visit. Not...More

Thank woolleyram
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$35 - $54
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Principe di Belmonte 104, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama
  • Neighborhood: Politeama
  • Phone Number: +39 091 587651
  • E-mail
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