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Fratelli la Bufala - CLOSED

Piazza Castelnuovo 34, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 329 163 1688
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
20 Apr 2017
“Dinner in Palermo”
7 Nov 2016
“Reliable choice for a decent pizza and wine by the glass, welcoming staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Piazza Castelnuovo 34, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We had a night in Palermo and were in a hotel across the Piazza. This is a friendly, warm place, clearly popular with local people. Food was good. The fish of the day was tasty. We also ordered a rack of ribs which was huge!...More

Thank Anon_nxx
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a mid-range, modern place filled with locals, which offers a pretty decent pizza The (English speaking) staff are excellent and understanding - I misread the description of a pizza on the menu and didn't realise it didn't normally have mozzarella. I ate some...More

Thank UKSanT
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderfull service, Fabio was super nice! (Witch we didn't experience in other restaurants). We had eggplant and pizza for lunch, both delicious. Also the house wine was very good.

Thank camosa
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I am currently on a weeks holiday in Sicily and spent the first 2 days/nights in Palermo at a brilliant hotel (that is another review). We went to Fratelli la Bufala for lunch yesterday and from the second we walked in the very friendly waiter...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 1 September 2016

If you're up for a quick bite and not in a mood for fast food in the street, go to Fratelli la Bufala. Interior looks like every other chain restaurant, with a hint of creativity. Service is very fast, unlike in Sicilian tratorias, tavernas, osterias,...More

Thank VanjaBG
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We had no reservation and accidentally passed this restaurant. Great choice of dishes with acceptable prices, the chef did a very good job and we spent relaxed hours there!!!

Thank Tippo78
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We were wary of going to this chain but the other reviews of the food were very positive. Dinner in Italy for us has usually involved some ambience, sense of quality and authenticity. This place had none of those. It had large portions, the food...More

Thank Shereviews
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

The first impression is a fast food restaurant , hoe wrong can you be I had read TA reports and this restaurant is GOOD We had carpaccio first , then I had pizza marguerita (this restaurant chain comes from Naples) very good, my sister had...More

Thank acdourlein
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Great meal. Went back the following night as well as we were so impressed. Big portions at a fair price. I had the Italian buffalo burger both nights. Yum. Big!! hearty 'meat' patties. Salads are great unlike the bowls of lettuce served elsewhere. The first...More

Thank TMM67
Reviewed 21 May 2016

de frente para a praça, o restaurante tem uma das melhores pizzas que já comi. Sem falar no atendimento que foi impecável. Ao ficarmos na dúvida de qual sabor pedirmos, o atendente (que parecia gerente ou dono do lugar ) disse: diga o que vocês...More

Thank Gabriel B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Castelnuovo 34, 90141, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama
  • Neighbourhood: Politeama
  • Phone Number: +39 329 163 1688
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