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Cioccolateria Lorenzo

#11 of 73 Dessert in Palermo
#109 of 1,410 Places to Eat in Palermo
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Via Quattro Aprile 7, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
0917840864
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9:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tue - Fri 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Paris, France
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Conveniently located between the UNESCO Palazzo Chiaramonte and the superb Palazzo Abellis with its excellent art collection, this small shop has fantastic service, delicious cakes and the best cold herbal teas in town! Highly recommended!

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Thank le_fino
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Hidden in a narrow street close to the giardino Garibaldi, this little pasticceria meets coffeebar is an excellent place for a quick pitstop. Great coffee for less than a euro, perfect chocolate cake and the owners are friendly.

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Thank MartjeJelle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing! My husband and I visited Palermo, and ended up at Cioccolateria Lorenzo three days in a row. The cakes and brownies are perfect, and the coffee is really good. The lemon ginger tea infusion was also delicious. The owner, Enzo, is very friendly and ready with recommendations for other restaurants and cafes. This is a great... More 

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Thank Stefanie C
Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

This cafe is adorably decorated and serves a delicious assortment of homemade sweets. Serving coffee and tea in the morning and apertivo drinks in the evening. Service can be a bit a slow due to a shortage of staff and a constant stream of customers but it is worth the wait.

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Thank haleypolinsky
Mooloolaba, Australia
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Lorenzo's is our go-to place when we are staying for any length of time in Palermo. The staff are so friendly, the music is great, the food is awesome, as is the coffee & the chocolate...& the wi-fi is reliable :)) Great place to buy the gift of hand made chocolates, & they will really look after you like an... More 

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Thank foodthatsings
CA
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91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Peaceful setting in a hectic town. Great chocolates, excellent coffee. A perfect mid afternoon treat to hold you over to the late dinner hour in Sicily.

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Thank aafflyer
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

We found out about this place through our Airbnb host. We went for breakfast (lunch service starts at 1) and we felt spoilt for choice. There were a range of different cakes you could choose from including tiramisù and the ever so popular British carrot cake with a Sicilian twist, all of which are homemade. Service was very relaxed and... More 

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Thank hannah_wake7
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

Just visited this beautiful chocolatier for a chocolate torte with hazelnut creme and pear and a very english caffe latte choice ;) The place is wonderful and very relaxed but with high quality. I will be back possibly this eve for a cold beer and sampling their homemade chocolates. Glad I brought my running stuff haha! Very friendly and charismatic... More 

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Miami Beach, FL
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Excellent hot chocolate. Go with time, it seems that is popular and it gets full so slow service but totally worth it. Enjoy!

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Thank Susana S
London, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Off the beaten track but well worth seeking out for its relaxed, trippy hippy ambience & great coffee- owner Lorenzo is charming & cafe has a lovely courtyard that is secluded and a terrific setting for resting your tired feet.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Quattro Aprile 7, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: 0917840864

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?