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Trattoria Del Massimo

Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 25-26, 90138, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 326155
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“caponata” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 25-26, 90138, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location near opera House. Very welcoming, friendliest I have come across in Palermo. We had fish set lunch. Although a reasonable price 30 euro. That was 5 excellent courses, water and a bottle of wine to share. Their speciality millefuelle of sword fish was...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

nice restaurant just behind the theater. great staff. good house wine. nice family vibe. food is good. 7/10 overall rating for me.

Thank dupiotto
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Short time in a very nice and cozy place. Very nice and friendly service. Food was delicious. Fresh, home made pasta with cream sauce. You dont need to use any other spices because food is well balanced. There is a wide variety of dishes. All...More

Thank Iwona K
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We had made a reservation they didn’t know about, when we came, so they probably don’t care about that stuff. The waiters were unfriendly, maybe even passive-aggressive didn’t speak Englisch (with us). We were the only table outside and without bread. Most terrible, we waited...More

Thank Julius H
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The service was kind but inexplicably too long. The toilets were more than dirty, you’d better wait for being back at your hotel. And the food was really simple ... we don’t recommend it at all

Thank Mathilde R
MangiareBene83, Proprietario at Trattoria Del Massimo, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

hello, if you had mentioned the dirty bathroom, we would have cleaned it. the bathroom is cleaned 6 times a day. customers should take care of it. We are sorry

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Went there for lunch, the appetizers are pre-made and served from a fridge. Waiters were rude at first and got slightly better. The main courses were pretty good although it’s nothing spectacular... There are better restaurant in Palermo at a better price

Thank Emile v
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Easily the worst food I had in Palermo. I knew it was a touristy restaurant but decided to give it a try because I was in a rush. What I discovered wasn't that it merely was a tourist trap but that it was plainly a...More

Thank Steven S
MangiareBene83, Proprietario at Trattoria Del Massimo, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018
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Tutto questo perché voleva uno sconto! Purtroppo non barattiamo il nostro lavoro! Complimenti a lei e a tripadvisor che permette...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Right value proposition. Restsurant is well placed . Service is good and people are friendly. Authentic italian pasta for correct pricing making it the proper place for family.

Thank vicinois
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews and thought this might be good but was very disappointed. Quite a touristic menu and the food arrived tepid. I complained and was brought some equally tepid replacements. One of my friends also had tepid food though the other at least got...More

Thank Adrian R
MangiareBene83, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Trattoria Del Massimo, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

hello, as already answered on google, sorry for the warm potatoes on 6 courses ordered. no need to discredit an entire restaurant for 4 cold potatoes. here there are people working!

Reviewed March 9, 2018

Very good sea food, clean and comfortable atmosphere the freshness, quality and the staff were all very good.

Thank petey54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 25-26, 90138, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo>  > Palazzo Reale
  • Neighbourhood: Palazzo Reale
  • Phone Number: +39 091 326155
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