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Trattoria ai Cascinari

#23 of 1,296 Restaurants in Palermo
Certificate of Excellence
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Via d'Ossuna 43, 90138, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 651 9804
Today
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Wed - Sat 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Brooklyn, New York
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant is as close to eating at someone's house as we could find. The ingredients are very fresh and everything is done with care and love. We came here 3 nights in a row and there was also something different on the menu. I wish they were open Monday and Tuesday so we could come back. Highly recommend.

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Thank Polina B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you ask one of the friendly waiters to help you choose. Advanced booking needed as this place is extremely popular with the locals. Fantastic meal and wine guaranteed!

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Thank SJeyla
paris
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good sicilian dishes, worth the walk up there. Excellent craft beer and lemon sorbet ice cream. No terrace but AC in the room.

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Varenna, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great restaurant where my group was filmed for Japanese Television...all the classics delivered with true skill and passion...the kitchen is open at the restaurant on entering..I like this design, as it is entertaining to watch the action waiting to be sat, as you will wait, this restaurant if known by everyone in Palermo.., A classic, with young chefs, doling... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good service. Food was very fresh, the swordfish involtini With pistachios was amazing, good price. Highly recommend.

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Thank Shrowsa
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food and reasonable prices, just manage your expectations for any sort of timely service. Reservations are taken, but not exactly honoured, though they do try to appease the waiting crowd with prosecco. Be prepared to wait to be seated, for drinks, to order, etc. They're extremely busy and the staff rush around. That said, the staff are very... More 

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Thank Jennifer M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The best traditional food we have had in Sicily! Simple, but great taste. Additionally, they serve exceptional beers from Italian micro breweries. Absolutely recommendable!

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Thank Shuyang X
Redmond, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We had lunch,which consisted of assorted antipasto,smelts,boiled beef,cheese boll,main main were pasta with fennel,and pasta with tomatos. Was just ok,would not go out of my way to come back.

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Thank Al S
Surrey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

What a find!!! After a long walk thru bustling colourful Ballarò market, a put stop at caffè del Teatro Massimo for an apereritivo we reached this amazing Trattoria, with helpful waiters Who advised us on the tipical dishes and great wine. It was a wonderful experience of Sicilian hospitality at The maximum. Well worthed a visit , please go there... More 

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Thank Sammuzzo
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Nice and big place. As a starter we took a small selection of all starters for 4 people. As a 2nd plate I recommend tonno ammuttunato such an amazing blend of taste, garlic menta cheese tuna and red sauce. Regarding sweets, I tried them all and I would definitely recommend the chocolate cake (setteveli)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via d'Ossuna 43, 90138, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 651 9804
Description
Typical Palermo food, open at lunch from Tuesday to Sunday and dinner from Wednesday to Saturday.
We are closed on Tuesday too from the middle of July until the middle of September.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?