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Trattoria Familiare da Michele & Jolanda

Via Cappuccini 12, 90129, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 359 1775
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cannoli” (55 reviews)
“caponata” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (39 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Cappuccini 12, 90129, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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11 - 20 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Limited menu Small plain resteraunt But such a welcome, great cooking and oh those Cañolos Great memories of a hidden treasure We loved it The Bishops

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I do recommend you to check all the 1 star comments. I regret I did not do that. I wasted one meal during my sort trip.

Thank 透 大
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were desperate for lunch after visiting the mummies at the capucin cloister, so we decided to walk back an look for a good spot. We always love to try small & local cuisine more than the more classic/touristic places. We when we spotted Michele's...More

Thank Jay_Traveller_17
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place great hospitality by Michele & Jolanda! First time I've been here, and it make me feel as I been going there all my life! Very very reasonable price! Highly recommended Love it

Thank Atnan B
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The entrees were amazing! Delicious ricotta, scamorza and caponata (made with honey not sugar) just dig in it. Michele and Jolanda are very nice, friendly, helpful. It was a pleasant break after some km under the sun.

Thank Giorgia C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were looking for a bite to eat in the south of Palermo town after seeing some of the sites and this one appealed simply because most were shut after 2pm. This is a small local restaurant - it isn`t fancy and more like your...More

Thank julian c
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Here, the cuisine is only the scene equipment, and nothing more. The main attraction is the owner Michele and his wife Jolanda-the actors in some kind of Goldoni type comedy. The knowledge of Italian is necessary to enjoy it fully, and that is the reason...More

Thank Josko B
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Michele and Jolanda were really nice and friendly and the food was excelent! We had a really nice time in the middle of cute street. We'll come back for sure! :)

Thank hanagodina
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This was the first and best restaurant we've visited in Palermo. Michael loved to tell us all about his family and their wonderful authenthic dishes. Especially the antipasti were absolutely delicious! The price for a complete dinner (€18 p.p.) was very low in our opinion,...More

Thank Max v
Reviewed 16 July 2017

What a sweet restaurant: the owners were great, the place was clean, the service was outstanding, and the food was to die for. The caponata was especially good, and the pasta norma speciale was amazing. Go here if you are around, you will not be...More

Thank Daniela A
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16 June 2017|
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Response from whinfellwanderer | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry I don't know. We went for lunch after visiting the palace - about 12.30pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cappuccini 12, 90129, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 340 359 1775
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