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Il Ghiottone Raffinato Ristorante e Catering

Via Salvatore Vigo 3, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 251 4744
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Via Salvatore Vigo 3, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Tried this higher end restaurant which is a little pricier as a treat and found a few dishes not all that special. We shared the boiled octopus which wasn't as flavourful as the one we had in the market in Ortigia, Siracusa! I really enjoyed...More

Thank OttawaLinda
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I fail to understand why this place has received positive reviews. It is dire! I couldn't get into my preferred choice and this was nearest with best reviews. A Thursday evening yet virtually empty. The few tables occupied were also tourists which perhaps tells you...More

Thank PaulArm123
Fabio F, Proprietario at Il Ghiottone Raffinato Ristorante e Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Very nice customer thank you for having reviewed our restaurant anyway, I'm also happy that 99% of people think it differently to her! Good holiday in palermo

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon it on our second day. We were amazed by the food and atmosphere, and prices that was affordable. The antipasti with a collection of meats and cheeses turned out to be a vacation defining experience, and every day would be compared to...More

Thank Axel L
Il Ghiottone R, Proprietario at Il Ghiottone Raffinato Ristorante e Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017
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Carissimo Sig. Cliente, la ringraziamo per aver dedicato qualche minuto per la gradevole recensione pubblicata. Saremmo felici e contenti poterla...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We went here with high expectations and came away rather let down. The service was friendly but slow: we didn't get our main course until we'd been there over an hour and a quarter. We were told that one of the staff was in hospital...More

Thank bluenoser53
Reviewed 8 March 2017

From the moment we arrived we were given the most attentive service, the young front of house staff were a pleasure to talk to. Both my husband and myself chose simply grilled sea bream with grilled mixed vegetables, followed by tiramisu, which was heaven on...More

1  Thank Laureldene2016
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and extremely polite service , if you re looking for some place where to eat fish and anything else the chef cooks for you , I suggest you to go over there and see what Palermo awesome food means ! Loved it unforgettable...More

1  Thank Ivan G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

First off, the service was amazing. We were the only people in the restaurant, and the two servers as well as the owner were talkative, friendly and a pleasure. We chatted for quite some time and we couldn't ask for better company. The ambiance was...More

Thank JourneyDawn715
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this place near our hotel! Pleasantly surprised by delicious food, good service and nice atmosphere! Can't go wrong with the fish of the day... It's grilled to perfection. Nice wine selection!More

1  Thank CirceNiezen
Il Ghiottone R, Proprietario at Il Ghiottone Raffinato Ristorante e Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2016
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Gentilissimo Mr. Cesare la ringraziamo per il tempo che ci ha dedicato e siamo felici che si sia trovato bene,...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016

Pleasant evening spent dining here. Seating outside and inside and there is also an upper level. Smarter style restaurant with a good decor, quality furniture, linen, glass wear, china etc, well lit, not harsh like a lot of restaurants in Sicily. Nicely presented food with...More

Thank Whinbrook
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Good food, special place! The restaurant is well located, at the charming area. The food is taste, well cooked, very special!

Thank alicesilvana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:15
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Salvatore Vigo 3, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama
  • Neighbourhood: Politeama
  • Phone Number: +39 091 251 4744
  • E-mail
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