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Via Torrearsa 10 | Palermo, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 335 221 432
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11:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 02:00
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Palermo, Italy
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best place in Palermo Fish restaurant amazing Usually I eat in a lot restaurant but this one is incredible. Thanks a lot :)

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Isernia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I've been in Palermo for business and friends of mine recommended to go to have dinner there in ACANTO. We will have a great dinner with delicious plates, very well looking and taste plates. Specially the mix with truffle and fish and risotto truffle + truffle on the meat. Fish plate was typical and delighted. Wine was very good People... More 

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Switzerland
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have been at this place twice during our five-days-stay in Palermo: One evening just to have some cocktails after a concert - service was excellent, very good atmosphere, got even warm appetizers for free, and so we decided to have dinner there on the next evening. We did not regret it: Excellent menu, dishes very well prepared, comfortable and... More 

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful quiet garden setting for a very nice lunch. Delicious grilled swordfish with steamed broccoli. The highlight may have been the cannolo accompanied by a Malvasia from Capofaro. The staff and the owner were very cordial and I look forward to a Sunday brunch. Grazie e complimenti.

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

The Acanto is a cocktail bar and restaurant but when we visited in October the emphasis was primarily on dinner, and the cocktail bar remained unobtrusive. We did nevertheless have a cocktail whilst sitting at our table and perusing the menu. The menu is quite limited but we often find that this is a good sign as the kitchen is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
17:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 02:00
Thursday
17:00 - 02:00
Friday
17:00 - 02:00
Saturday
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Torrearsa 10 | Palermo, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Politeama
  • Neighbourhood: Politeama
  • Phone Number: +39 335 221 432
Description
Romantic apartment on the ground floor of a building of 'eight hundred, a few meters from Piazza Politeama, with dedicated rooms inside both the cocktail bar or in the restaurant. Particular attention should be paid to the interior room reserved for the intimate restaurant and well-appointed, very comfortable and romantic. Outside, a fantastic garden among these palaces of the end '800, makes ACANTO a magical place, where you can drink an aperitif or a dinner, even outdoors in the city center. Ideal for business lunches and dinners with friends or romantic. The equipped garden of retractable awning, remains usable for all year round.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?