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Ristorante Palazzo Branciforte

Via Bara All'Olivella 2, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 321748
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“side street” (2 reviews)
“gastronomical” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Bara All'Olivella 2, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

Palazzo Branciforte once more extended its Sunday-brunch tradition to Christmas day, and we did not hesitate to book a table for two. Anything I can say would be superfluous to describe the quality, variety and excellence of the gourmet dishes: the sushi-style fish, glistening oysters...More

Thank Maeve
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Great service, delicious and creative plates and nice atmosphere! Nice location. Good variety of sea food. Recommended.

1  Thank EUcitizenTravelling
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful restaurant, good atmosphere and unusual tasty dessert The chief was nice and interested if always ok

Thank marinaK4137RL
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We stumbled across the restaurant as it is tucked away down a side street off via Roma. Although we had not made a reservation they were able to accommodate us and we were very happy they were able to! In fact, the food and service...More

1  Thank Graham P
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Attentive service, knowledgable and creative chefs - delicious food and really nice atmosphere / ambience. The restaurant is in a side-street and paving was all over the place so don't expect a magical location but it's worth tip toeing through the road works for a...More

1  Thank kailayates
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The rating of this restaurant suggests that it is an expensive one, which is slightly misleading as we thought it was both relatively inexpensive and considering the quality, actually very good value. The setting of this restaurant in Palazzo Branciforte is a little oasis in...More

Thank pvdg
Reviewed 28 December 2014

enjoyed lunch in branciforte. overall very pleasant experience. service quality like in usa, so unexpected in sicily - e.g. giving walk with umbrella to the car when raining. food angel/devil experience: starter amazing. main course with bean pasta amazing. sausage and one of fish (cod...More

Thank Tomasz123456
Reviewed 23 May 2013

Balancing creativity and tradition, when cooking is a real high-wire act. Often "creative" cooking becomes synonym for soon forgotten extravaganzas, that may have been mildly amusing on the spot, but are soon – and deservedly – forgotten. The chef in this case appeared to have...More

Thank AlfredoLP
Reviewed 10 May 2013

We had a rather amazing aperitivo experience in the courtyard of Palazzo Branciforte sipping spritz and eating these amazing Italian mini-tapas hot food, the while ritual taking nearly 2 hours... I think we even skipped one course as it really was too much, particularly as...More

Thank Samspit
Ris_Branciforte, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante Palazzo Branciforte, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2013

Kind Samspit, we are happy that you have enjoyed our food! At the same time, we would like to apologize for the misunderstanding about the cost of our "aperitivo". We have two kind of happy hour: the "easy" one, that costs 15 euros and includes...More

Reviewed 26 December 2012 via mobile

Sophisticated dining in a beautifully restored historical building. We ambled in on impulse hoping to find it open on Boxing Day & were in luck. Good choice of dishes, excellent service. Our very fussy 8 year old was more than happy with his roast duck...More

1  Thank EatSleepTravel_JB1967
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$43 - US$74
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bara All'Olivella 2, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 321748
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A fine dining restaurant with a strong sicilian identity where is possible to Find the best food available in our market, eating in a wonderfull garden court in one of the greatest ancient building in Palermo.
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