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A'Cuncuma Restaurant

#45 of 1,343 Restaurants in Palermo
Certificate of Excellence
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Via Judica 21/23, 90134, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 887 2991
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Marcy, New York
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Vincenzo and Valentina made this experience one that will never be forgotten! They were so patient with us (we do not speak Italian). Definitely visit, you will have a true Palermo dining experience! Thank you Vincenzo and Valentina!!

Thank Lisa D
New York, New York, United States
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274 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Dinner at this restaurant was one of the best meals that I've had in a very long time. I live in NYC, and there is no shortage of good restaurants there, but not one of them comes close to the exciting and wonderful food that was served to us during our meal at A' Cuncuma. The tasting menu is a... More 

Thank Bob C
Perth, Western Australia
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

It is really fantastic to see people in a restaurant who are truly proud of what they do and are happy to take you through the journey of the menu and food. This restaurant epitomises this to a tee...we were explained the menu, offered wine suggestions and out rightly are done very fine food... Do yourself a favour - try... More 

2 Thank turbosnail77
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

The staff were lovely and quick! Happy to help and translate the menu! Amazing food, particularly the risotto Fantasia which had orange in (It sounds strange, but was incredible)! They also gave us small starters beforehand of some typical Sicilian food, particularly taking into account one of our group who was both lactose and gluten intolerant.

4 Thank Lucy I
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

business dinner based on "menu degustazione". 8 unique sample plates starting with granitina di mandorle con riccio di mare e cima di rapa, pasta con le sarde, to end with a mixed dessert a great explosions of tastes. This place in Milan could be a real exclusive place to go. In Palermo due to the location is less popular. If... More 

3 Thank Erovello
Rome, Italy
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Compared to Rome, Sicily seems to have a more creative food scene and Cuncuma is certainly one of the best. Chef/owner at each table ensuring quality and satisfaction. High end and creative it's a great experience. Menu only in Italian but they do a pretty good job of explaining in English. Go and dare yourself to try new things. Twists... More 

4 Thank IckFick
Tel Aviv, Israel
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

The best siciliano restaurant in palermo we feel like we have dinner with our family our daughter vegetarian and the chef make her specials it was yammi ❗️❗️❗️

2 Thank Tal T
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2015

what can i say? marvellous! i went in this restaurant to celebrate with my family me getting the post graduation exam of specialization in medicine. i won't describe every single dishes because i already upload photos of them but i will tell you one thing for sure.. chef Pinto is able enough to fetch you to dreamland and back. every... More 

3 Thank Fabio L
Slave Lake, Canada
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2015

As noted by others, and in my earlier review, this place take traditional ingredients and dishes and turns them into something completely new and delicious. We did the tasting menu and loved every bite.

1 Thank greyj
Adelaide, Australia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2015

if you are tired of the same classic Sicilian dishes (sarde a beccaficco, pasta alla norma, etc...) this is your place. Very sophisticated ambiance. We had the tasting menu and we were delighted. A bit expensive but it is money well spent.

3 Thank Lynne P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$32 - $48
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Judica 21/23, 90134, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 887 2991

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