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Ferro di Cavallo

Via Venezia | 20, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 331835
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (78 reviews)
“cannoli” (26 reviews)
“antipasti” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via Venezia | 20, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Extremely rude and arrogant staff. After I found a big piece of plastic in my sardine balls and I alerted the waiter about the unexpected discovery, his response was confrontational and not apologetic whatsoever. I explained I wouldn't be paying for this and he told...More

Thank Toma V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read the reviews we arrived around 715pm to secure a table, we were first to be seated. Once the restaurant opened, we were completely ignored, after they had served 10 tables who had arrived after us, I got up and asked if it was...More

Thank JudyGraham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place, it is a perfect representation of Sicily. In heart of Palermo this restaurant offers a perfect lunch/dinner with friendly staff, cheap and nice Sicilian food. Perfect for going out with a family, couple or friends. All the pasta is amazing but I...More

Thank GiusyCip9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there as I was given recommendation of having the local delicacy of pasta with sardines. But the wait staff treat you as if you are the worst thing to happen to the restaurant. I couldn't wait to eat and get out of there...More

1  Thank Sumi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite a charming locale but the food was not exciting. Our minestre, one with lentils and the other with cannellini beans, were unacceptably bland - we were surprised that we weren't offered parmesan cheese. The panelle were fine but not great, and the parmigiana di...More

Thank AtticusPenfold
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a trattoria that the locals use, recommended to us as a good value, good food place to eat and it certainly was. the location is certainly not picturesque - it's well away from the main tourist spots, next to a car wash, but...More

Thank kentishlass6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this restaurant which we were referred to by a friend and we disnt tegret it. Antipasti were extremely good and the secondi were plain but very tasty. How Italian food should taste like. Will be back again.

Thank Bram R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A friend from Palermo recommended this place to us. They started off well while we were waiting in the queue. Nobody could skip the line because the list was respected to a tee. They even brought us some "assaggini" while we were waiting. The trouble...More

Thank Elana O
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We had this place recommended by some locals on our search for a traditional restaurant and we were not disappointed. The place was really packed (around 9:00pm), thus we had to wait like 15 minutes for our table and in between the courses a couple...More

Thank Ralph C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

If you are fine with haggling and arguing over restaurant bills and you don't care about paying a couple of euros too much, do NOT read on. And I won't be telling of the food, either, other than it was just excellent! So. You've been...More

Thank Petridis56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
Thursday
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
Friday
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
Saturday
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Venezia | 20, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 331835
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