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Why Not?

Via della Repubblica n 90, 90041 Balestrate, Sicily, Italy
+39 388 751 9148
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“a friendly spot”
3 weeks ago
“Brilliant service, great atmosphere and amazing range of wheat free/gluten free options”
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Bar, Pub, Italian, Brew Pub
Via della Repubblica n 90, 90041 Balestrate, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i usually go there during the Happy hour with my friends... i never got wrong... great music good service and good beers on tap... thanks guys is always a pleasure... :)

Thank desire89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In this wee village I was quite surprised at how accommodating this pub/restaurant was of my dietary requirements. Used to having to my Sicilian diet being either salad/grilled meat and chips I was delighted to be able to have a 'choice'.

Thank Miriam L
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My sister and I stumbled on this place last night and we're so glad we did. Great service from a young waitress called Martina,she took the time to talk us through the menu explaining what the dishes were. We ordered the chicken with sauce and...More

Thank Mariadeane
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Visited twice. A gem, great staff, extensive menu, very accommodating, wine good too! Highly recommend this place. Nicely located too away from Main Street. Spoke good English which helped.

1  Thank diane o
David M, Proprietario at Why Not?, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thanks You Very Mach 😉

Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I had an awesome time there every night when I was there.!The staff are amazingly friendly, yummy food and awesome live bands every weekend.

1  Thank elsiebonilla1
David M, Proprietario at Why Not?, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thanks You Very Mach 😉

Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

We loved the energy in the restaurant. It played a variety of American music. The seating is limited inside but who sits inside to eat in Italy? The staff was pleasant and attentive. The food and drinks were good. We were served quickly and accurately.

Thank Storm0204
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Each morning we got great croissants and best coffee! Was so great to live just above this bar! In the morning its nice place for breakfast and it is so nice to sit around friendly people in the evening! + they have live music! Prices...More

Thank Medina A
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Draft Carlsberg beers and pizzas etc. On Saturday night there was a great live band from 10.30 with lots of locals and a buzzing atmosphere. Good live music too on Sunday evening but not as busy. It is a very friendly place close to the...More

Thank Travs2
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Friendly local pub with great selection of drinks. Food is also served here. Prices are reasonable and food is tasty. Live music events are great fun. Staff is lovely.

Thank 333Julia333
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Ok, to get this into perspective, this is a pub in a fairly small Italian town. If you go here expecting gastronomic cuisine then yes you may be disappointed. What you do get is a good selection of beers and wines, reasonable food and sometimes...More

Thank whyIpswich
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Bar, Pub, Italian, Brew Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Open Hours
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 05:30
08:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Repubblica n 90, 90041 Balestrate, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Balestrate
  • Phone Number: +39 388 751 9148
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The Why Not? Pub Landmark For Lovers aperitif And A Symbol-night entertainment Balestrate.Elegant And Exclusive choice of details, it is the ideal place for The Musical Party ... but also to spend an intimate evening with friends.In addition Cocktail, The Pub offers a wide selection of dinners of Fish / Meat, Sandwiches, Wraps, bruschetta, etc. ...Finger Food :: |: | Take Away & Drink :: Food & Beverage
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