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La Duchessa Pizzeria - Ristorantino

#230 of 1,272 Restaurants in Palermo
Certificate of Excellence
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Via Principe di Belmonte 69/71, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 508 6896
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Visited La Duchessa few years back for birthday dinner in summer and were very happy with the food and service, we ordered mainly pizza and it was delicious, they do pasta and many other typical Sicilian food. I ordered some Cannoli to take away which we enjoyed back in our hotel. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed.

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1 Thank Leo B
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The first night we arrived in Palermo, we were tired after nearly 24 hours travelling. They made us a pizza to go which was delightful. Our last night we enjoyed the dining in pleasure. The service and good was excellent

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1 Thank TLCottone
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Honestly, this was not our first choice but I am glad we ended up here. The service was lovely and the pizza was spot on. It is a good basic pizza place, so don't expect more.

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Thank Mary R
dublin
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Very good and tasty pizza would recommend if your looking for a silicon take on the pizza . Very tasty

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Denver, Colorado
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

After two days in Palermo with wonderful food, today we had dinner in La Duchessa, was the worst food we had in Palermo. If you go, don't eat spaghetti with sardine. They are bad ! My husband had lasagna, very mediocre. We will no return.

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Chicago, Illinois
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A friend and I stopped here for a bite while our ship was docked in Palermo. Just a short walk from the pier, and this restaurant has a large variety to choose from. We chose the Bella Italia and one pizza was more than plenty for two of us to share. Staff was friendly and spoke English, and the bathrooms... More 

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Szczecin, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I was there twice, and really enjoy the meal! Service is perfect. What is most important speak english!!

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New Milford, Connecticut
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

This restaurant was a couple blocks from our hotel. When we flew in, we just wanted some quick food while our rooms were getting ready. The server suggested a true Sicilian pizza with ham and ricotta. It was absolutely delicious and a big portion. Great crust and thin and crispy. In our two weeks in many cities and lots of... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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146 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Last minute and late night decision for Sicilian Pizza turned to be a very choice. Love it. Vucciria pizza and Duchessa salad was a excellent choice. A glass a house wine was on pricy side comparing with other similar places. A service was decent. It's not a fancy place, looks mor like a fast food place, but the food was... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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114 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We thought the pizza was pretty good, perhaps average or a bit above, but some other aspects of the experience were unpleasant. We ate outside and were constantly panhandled during the meal -- 5 different guys with flowers, an accordion player, and a young boy. This is not exactly the restaurant's fault, but it would discourage us from returning. Also,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$42
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Principe di Belmonte 69/71, 90139, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 508 6896

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?