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I Cuochini

Via Ruggero Settimo 68, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 581158
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“arancini” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Fast food, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Ruggero Settimo 68, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tasting sicilian street food. Great choice and different flavours too. Loved the pannelli with fennel seeds. Delicious - go on try them

Thank PaolinoGB
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Very good and cheap Sicilian street food. The place is small, hidden but clean and owners are friendly.

Thank Tomasz K
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Tiny, spotlessly clean, 'street food' takeaway hidden up an opening near Politeana. We didn't have much but it was delicious and fresh. Usually only open 8.30 - lunch.

Thank Tyke
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Fantastic hidden outlet of fast food Sicilian style all 70cents an item, fresh cooked, and great fun exploring the different fillings and flavours, a favourite for locals

Thank jascott83
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Not the best palermitan food that you can find, but the dishes were good and they owners nice and funny.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We ate a quick lunch here because we had heard great things about it and it was right by Palazzo Pantaleo where we were staying (loved that B&B!). There were many vegetarian options including arancini, panella (chickpea) sandwich, little pizzas, etc. The staff there was...More

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Difficult to find. You have to enter a palazzo gate and access from inner courtyard. Packed full and best sign of all, all locals inside. No seating available but you can live by it.

Thank az-74
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This place closes at 230 each day, closed on Sunday's. It is so busy you have to get a numbered ticket. We went for a plate of 8 pastries and 2 bottles of ginger beer and chinotto for €5.60. Little arancini, pizza, cheese filled doughnut...More

Thank Hanklee19
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

In terms of Sicilian street food, it was alright. We had a mixture of the different items on offer. The spaghetti on was interesting, though there are better arancini al ragus in Sicily and the other flavours were fine. Though the panzerotti was good! Everything...More

Thank Keenmetal
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Very good street food to go. Unfortunately no one spoke English. We were depended on the help of two English speaking citizens. We had Arancini with mozzarella. Recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ruggero Settimo 68, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama
  • Neighbourhood: Politeama
  • Phone Number: +39 091 581158
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