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Via Torremuzza 21, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 252 5532
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

It looks quite modest from the street, but is absolutely awesome and cosy place on a vivid street where local ragazzi play football and people buy veggies in a grocery store. The food was extraordinary tasty, and the portions were king sized. They offer quite many dishes in menu del giorno. Everything, from vine to dessert was excellent. the prices... More 

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Thank Daria P
Palermo, Italy
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I ordered from the a la carte menu, even pointing with my finger, but when a salad arrived which I hadn't ordered, I sensed I was getting the more expensive fixed price menu at double the price. Finger-language problem? I had grilled mixed seafood which was of a very poor quality, rather falling apart and tasteless as if it had... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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251 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife and I took a trip to Palermo and stayed right down the street from Trattoria, we saw it everyday from rooftop terrace. the guy on the street was polite every time we walked by and we sat down for a first dinner in Palermo. They grill the food right in front of you and are nice and polite... More 

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Thank Coach T
London, United Kingdom
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267 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

What a find. A few plastic tables scattered along a narrow pavement, with a display of fresh fish on ice and a BBQ. That's it. We were beckoned over by the friendlyrics proprietor who found us a spot, it quickly filled up so worth getting in early. There's a full menumber but worth going for the 20€ set. For that... More 

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Thank Tony C
Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent food prepared on the BBQ on the pedestrian. We have enjoyed Mediterranean food, local wine and atmosphere. The restaurant to be in Palermo!

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Thank Bojan R
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We came across Trattoria Torremuzza by chance as we looked for a beer. The fish being cooked in the street tempted us into a meal and a litre of wine. The waiter was funny and had good English. Cars pull up to deliver bread etc through the driver's window, The squid was chewy, perhaps overcooked but otherwise a great experience.

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Thank AteRaveller
Peyrolles-en-Provence, France
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Simple and wonderful place, quite on the opposite of any tourist trap. BBQ on the street with few but motivated traffic going by. Best caponata we found on the island. Pasta norma is recommended. Frittura misto came as a third plate but we were all too full to enjoy it much. Grilled fish is a must and next time we... More 

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Thank Traco N
Riga, Latvia
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94 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

A genuine street food, go there for fresh seafood! Price is very adequate,the wine is drinkable, but what an experience! It doesn't get more Palermo than this!

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Thank mole975
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Ate Here twice during our stay .Recommended by The Rough Guide and rightly so. Fish cooked outside on street and a good range of pasta. Fish courses and mains start at only 5euros and are excellent. House wine also 5 euros a litre. Very nice staff who are all family members. Right next to the Regional Gallery so great for... More 

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We ordered the fixed menu for two adults plus some extras for the kids. In the end there was way too much food for the four of us.The cutlery and glasses were not entirely clean when we arrived. Good starter. The staff were nice, the chef cooked some gluten free pasta for my daughter. Grilled fish was very good but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Torremuzza 21, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 252 5532

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