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Ferro di Cavallo

Via Venezia | 20, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 331835
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (80 reviews)
“cannoli” (26 reviews)
“antipasti” (28 reviews)
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10:00 - 15:30All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Venezia | 20, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not too touristic, authentic and tasty food, but its success made it a bit less top Still very good food and some special art every where decoratied

Thank Reto A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant clearly divides reviewers. We really liked it. It is a bustling local place with no reservations and people queuing for a table (with antipasti offered to those in the queue). We went before 8 and didnt have to wait long. We had good...More

Thank StAnnstraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good value for money , quirky atmosphere .. and fun/crazy staff .. the food was very good .. and if you consider the setting and the variety of the menu .. a very positive experience indeed !

Thank titusrex65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch , pasta , parmigiana , and nice fish .. price was very reasonable for all the food and wine .. service was not the best but nothing to put me off going there again , the place is very busy and...More

Thank vallettastudios
Reviewed 16 June 2017

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 16 June 2017 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 9 June 2017

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 28 May 2017

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 26 May 2017

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 22 May 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
10:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
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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