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La Vucciria

Via Coltellieri 46, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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You can find just about anything here at Palermo's busy street market.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good25%
  • Average22%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
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Via Coltellieri 46, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Palazzo Reale
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Great market to see local culture, sample foods, people watch, shop for food and gain a good sense of the local ways. Had a wonderful cannoli and coffee sitting at an outside table watching the people pass.

Thank jfrao
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We found a distinctly confusing array of reviews about the Vucciria. Some saying it is a busy and vibrant market with great street food in the evenings, but most were telling us it was on the way out and not the place it had been....More

Thank heckflosse2014
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Busy, crazy and fun place to visit on Saturday night..we went semi early since I hear it gets rough as midnight approaches..not surprised with cheap drinks everywhere. It was fun,tasty and a great place to experience street food and Palermo at night !

Thank Sirlarry9
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Interesting, vivid place. Daytime you can see (buy and taste) a nice colletion of several local Italian products here: fruits, fish, spices. There are some parts which function as some kind of flee market: you can buy old coins, telephones, books, postcards and whatever. It...More

Thank Balazs D
Reviewed 13 July 2017

From something I read in reviews, I expected a really vibrant, unique, bustling place and I was quiet disappointed. Vucciria is certainly not something it has been in the past. The market is dead. Maybe I cannot evaluate this place adequately because I have been...More

Thank Anais M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Saturday night in Vucciria Market. Amongst the grime are stalls selling the best caponata, the best meatballs, the best vegetable fritters, fish fried to order, barbecued Sicilian sausages and cannoli. The food is amazing. Eat it on mismatched, broken garden furniture, washed down with cheap...More

3  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Fantastic market that gives you flavor of Sicily...street food..drinks..music...local shoping. A real cultural experience for any visitor wanting to experience the real Sicily and Italy.

1  Thank Neven A
Reviewed 22 April 2017

this is the place where to get lost. fish market, meat market, vegetables and all sort of street food. have some arancini and stroll down and get lost with the smells of the market: walk and pretend to be in Guttuso's masterpiece. hey, if this...More

Thank Marcello D
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I looked and I looked and couldn't find much. If you want to see real street markets, Ballaro and Capo are infinitely better.

Thank David B
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Maybe there has been a marked La Vucciria once. But today, no. A dead broccoli and two fish. That's all. Go and see the marked in Ballaro instead.

1  Thank LarsLyn
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