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Focacceria Basile

Via Bara All'Olivella 26 | via Bara All'Olivella 76, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 335628
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Bara All'Olivella 26 | via Bara All'Olivella 76, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Just what we asked for: a simple place to have lunch with locals ! Basically a self-service restaurant, serving only simple local food, arancini included, rock bottom prices, friendly stafff, we couldn't ask for more !

Thank tomislavvv
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Don't let the chaos and crowds deter you. The system is a bit odd until you've figured it out. But the staff (specifically the lady at the cash) was very good about walking us through how to order. 1. Find a table when you can...More

3  Thank Vincenzo M
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This open for lunch only spot was highly recommended by several sources. It was a bit of a mess when we got there as it was crowded to figure out where to sit and how to order. The process involves taking a number, lining up...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Located in a very touristy alley this place is a wonderful local eatery that serves home cooked food. The lady at the cash register does not speak English and it can take a little time to figure out how to order but locals are very...More

1  Thank Kamal c
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We came upon this place in a round-about way. A friend of ours owns an Italian restaurant here in San Diego called Antica Trattoria. When we told him we were going to be in Palermo, he got very excited and encouraged us to visit his...More

Thank pattymooney
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

This ficacceria was a very good choice. Good array of choices, nice people and good food for such a cheap price ! Strongly recommended !!

Thank Olivier B
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We visited Teatro Massimo half a block away was the restaurant. Open for lunch with a great selection of local favorites. My wife had the Antipasto Buffet then Fried Farina. I had a Wonderful Pesto Lasagna Truly amazing. Then I saw a group of young...More

1  Thank Bonarrigo
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I;m giving this place some extra service points for their helpfulness to a guy (me) who did not understand the way this place works. In fact I'm still not sure I understand it. People walk in, walk over to the menu on the wall and...More

3  Thank Michael V
Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

Probably would eat here daily if I was living here. Lively place for lunch where all types of locals eat. Changing menu by the day and all is top!

Thank GuyKe101
Reviewed 27 September 2014

I went here for lunch and was totally bamboozled by the crowds. It was just utter organized chaos to me as I din't have a clue what to do to get served. I knew I had to get a ticket but where they were who...More

2  Thank JanBaR
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2 April 2017|
Response from Alainbaulois | Reviewed this property |
C'est ouvert de 12h à 15h30 et fermé le dimanche.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bara All'Olivella 26 | via Bara All'Olivella 76, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 335628
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