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Vecchia Trattoria da Toto

Via Coltellieri 5, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 333 315 7558
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried seafood” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (8 reviews)
“sardines” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Via Coltellieri 5, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

A great little restaurant (perhaps only 6 tables inside) with a cosy family feel. The food is fantastic - the simplest ingredients (to UK standards) have the best flavours: pomodoro (tomato) salad, sardines, and spaghetti simply with oil and garlic (aglio e olio). Delicious!

Thank Jasjas86
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

If you want to experience the real feeling of the Sicilian cuisine I recommend you try this trattoria. Here is where the locals have their lunch and dinner for reasonable prices made with fresh ingredients. The Gambas are amazing and also the White House wine...More

Thank Rusanda P
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We found this small heartwarming trattoria accidentally - seniora, who owns it, also helps with rented flats around Vucceria. We came there and could not not to come back. We were coming there back every day we stayed in Palermo (even after moving to another...More

Thank Zuykovann
Reviewed 14 July 2017

As a seafood lover this was my perfect spot to take a break: from the antipasti to the pasta-based dishes featuring prawns (which I had), and other seafood. I'm not an expert drinker, but the white wine was fine ... and the limoncello was from...More

Thank chiaramaqueda
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a little gem located in the old market area of Palermo. It offered fresh tasty seafood dishes and delightful pasta options starting from only E5. Clearly the owner here is passionate about food. The staff and family were extremely friendly and generous,...More

Thank Boogaloo1971
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious sea food with reasonable prices! Try their white wine too. We were so satisfied and would go there again

Thank Zahra A
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Within a few metres of the fresh food stalls of the ancient Vucciria market, this restaurant is about fish ... and freshness. A family-run business for three generations, da Totò is an intimate place with friendly staff and wonderful food, from its wide ranging antipasti...More

Thank AriC174
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for the market on our map when a woman in the street asked if she could help! First time ever! She showed the way to the market but also said if you want true typical Sicilian food eat here 'da Toto'. Delicious...More

Thank Gabrielle F
Reviewed 18 September 2016

when the staff is friendly first, but after ordering looses his smile.... the kitchen should be casalingha, but it is only poor:the antipasti without any inspiration, the mussels old, my husband had to vomit shortly after, two different types of pasta had the very same...More

Thank Gourmet358
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Our air b&b host suggested we try this little restaurant in squRe close to us.....the decor is very simple howevwe the food wA fantastic. We were first there at 8pm sitting in lane of restaurant...beautiful home cooking T its best...had the best Matriciana pasta I...More

Thank mcormack1955
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Coltellieri 5, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Castellammare
  • Neighbourhood: Castellammare
  • Phone Number: +39 333 315 7558
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