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La Mattanza

Piazza Bordonaro 9, 90142, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 637 6298
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
7 Jul 2018
“Excellent pizzas”
18 May 2018
“A real eye opener!”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Piazza Bordonaro 9, 90142, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

and in general it is fine. If you take fish, you can select it fresh yourself. Great wine, we just followed the advice of the waiter and were very happy with his choice. Only disappointed by the caponata, which for an unknown reason is sweet,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Quartier_lapin
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

This is a first rate traditional fish restaurant (and pizzeria!). Food was wonderfully prepared - very fresh - delicious. The risotto was particularly fine. The set meal at €29 is excellent value and extremely generous (two orders between three of us was easily enough and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank TrailBlazer282460
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I am Sicilian, but has been 10 years since I did not try such a great, tasty and amazing fresh food. Great service and amazing view. We have been there for a dinner and we went back the day after for lunch. Try the pasta...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Arthur T
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We didn't book & it was a busy Sunday evening, but we where given a table. We asked if the fish was fresh (all in Italian) & we where told yes. We also asked what fish was available we where told only swordfish. So we...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank pinkladyPeterborough
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We were taken to this restaurant by a local women who took pity on two Italian/Americans that do not speak Italian but somehow managed to let her know we were looking for someplace to eat. She made us get in her car and drove us...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Pattyann48
Reviewed 21 June 2016

My husband and I were coming from the cemetery by Monte Pellegrino and said let's pull over and check out this restaurant. wowwwwwww. we loved it so much. we ate there three times in the short time we were there. We even wanted to go...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank carcon324
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by our host whilst we were staying in Vergine Maria. The recommendation turned out to be a good one. The restaurant is nicely decked out and all of the staff gave us a warm welcome. Each person spoke to...More

Date of visit: May 2016
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

Good salads, fresh fish and good pasta dishes. The place is always busy with locals so you know the food is good. It has great views of the ocean and the wait staff is very attentive. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone looking...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank dominic951
Reviewed 15 September 2013

It is all here and all worth finding. We wanted to find the Tonnara Bordonaro (which we found) but it was closed. La Mattanza is a gorgeous restaurant next door where we had wonderful food, amazing views, and they didn't seem to mind our sandy...More

Date of visit: September 2013
Thank jabmyeyes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Bordonaro 9, 90142, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 637 6298
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