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Trattoria Tipica Altri Tempi

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Via Sammartino 65, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 323480
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
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Manalapan, New Jersey
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Authentic Sicilian cooking. Excellent food and service. Eat here quite often when in Palermo. Always satisfied.

Warsaw, Poland
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice trattoria! Good pasta and fish menu.This place is full of guests from the neighbourhood. Everyone gets a bottle of water, a pot of house wine, cannoli for dessert, and some liqeur for the end, and all that things for reasonable coperto price.

Thank Gregorios80
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

First night in Palermo and our hotel had recommended this restaurant. It was a very cozy atmosphere and really had the feel of a typical small Italian restaurant. As soon as we sat down we were greeted and provided with a jug of what looked like perhaps peach water. Was surprised to find out that it was a local specialty... More 

Thank Ryan K
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Went there for dinner after searching aimless for a sicilian restaurant. Free wine, water and the food was incredibly good. We had the mixed fish plate, kebab, pasta cu maccu and pomodoro melanzana. All of them were amazing and we also got a molto delizioso dessert for free. Best restaurant in Palermo so far. Highly recommended!

Thank Robert S
San Francisco, California
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

We were a party of six and put ourselves at the mercy of the chef. Well, we had amazing dishes. A salad with citrus, herring and spring onions; caponata; beef in aspic; fritto misto; fava beans; mixed grilled seafood, including cuttlefish with the ink still in; beef stew;two pastas, including one with sardines, almonds and raisins; tripe; pastries; and then... More 

Thank Laura H
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211 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I cannot believe what all the reviews were about. Food is ok - but the service? Ages to take our order, had to ask for bread 5 or six times before we got any, waited a long time for starters and even longer for main course. Only explanation I can think of is they don't like tourists/foreigners, as every single... More 

Thank Prodromos S
Slave Lake, Canada
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

The food is delicious and well prepared, the service friendly and the price very reasonable. Wine, water, bread, dessert and a choice of digestive liqueur are all included in the cover! We shared the "vulgar" salad, I had grilled sausage with greens, my husband had the beef stew, would recommend to anyone looking for a tasty and filling lunch. Dessert... More 

Thank greyj
Province of Palermo, Italy
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108 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

This is a place where I always take my guests who want to try typical Palermian specialities. Good food, old familiar tastes. The wine can be improved

Thank Gianluca D
Griswold, Connecticut
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

Came with a large group. They accommodated us without a problem. The food was excellent and there was plenty of it.

1 Thank MrJo_CT
boston mass
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

We originally went this just because it was open on Sunday, but it turned out to be a great find! They treated us like royalty, bringing on complementary wine (all you can drink) and desert, awesome service. And the food also was delicious and very reasonably priced!

1 Thank pitosalas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sammartino 65, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama
  • Neighbourhood: Politeama
  • Phone Number: +39 091 323480

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?