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Palumbo's Ristorante

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41925 5th Street Suite 102, Temecula, CA 92590
(951) 699-7925
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 38
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    Very good
  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mid Aft Lunch

There are plenty of places to choose from in Temecula so we followed a shop keeper's advice and ate at Palumbo's. It was not busy at all and it took a while to be served (typical Italian style, perhaps), but we'd return for sure. Food was very good. We sat on the small patio and it was perfect... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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138 reviews 138 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

There are plenty of places to choose from in Temecula so we followed a shop keeper's advice and ate at Palumbo's. It was not busy at all and it took a while to be served (typical Italian style, perhaps), but we'd return for sure. Food was very good. We sat on the small patio and it was perfect for us.

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Huntington Beach, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Have now eaten there several times and always enjoyed. Pastas, meats, fish, and pizza. The soups are fresh and very delicious.

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Wall, New Jersey, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Stopped for a late lunch with my son. I was undecided and sought the recommendation from the staff- fresh turkey sandwich and what a choice! It was fabulous!! I am from the east coast so don't get the opportunity to have avocado to much, but what a compliment. My son had the Egg Plant Parmisian. He really enjoyed it as... More 

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Typical family Italian restaurant. Casual seating, nice decor, but not fabulous. They took care of us quickly as walk ins on a busy night which was very nice. Seating more for groups than couples. Food was excellent! Reasonable corkage fee. Service was good, not great but it was a busy night.

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Portland, Oregon
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179 reviews 179 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

We overheard one of the waiters say this to another table. It was true. The service was stellar. Food so so. My manicotti florentine was tasty but not exactly hot out of the oven when it got to me. My husband had the pasta puttanesca which neither of us liked. Best part was dessert. I had spumoni ice cream and... More 

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Great place on a side street. Good service, hot and tasty meal. Ate here upon recommendation of wine tour driver. Good choice

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Temecula, California
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181 reviews 181 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

We returned to Palumbo's after a visit 3 years ago.. Tonight excellent!! Our server Ann Marie was really on top of everything!! I had the best angel hair pasta... I used to make my own...this was better!!! The sauces, meat sauce or tomato cream.. EXCELLANT !!! The patio is beautifully lit @ night- we can sit out there in Temecula... More 

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Winnetka, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We enjoyed a very nice mean this weekend. Our server was a delightful young lady, very cheerful. My husband had the putanesca which he very much enjoyed and I had the chicken with jalepeno cream, yum. We would return to this restaurant without hesitation

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Riverside, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

People always talk about the quality of ingredients but really, a lot of things taste the same. This lunch experience was great. We loved our food and can't wait to go back. The spaghetti with spinach was so fresh and light with high quality sundried tomatoes. Loved the torpedo also!

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Los Montesinos, Spain
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81 reviews 81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Spent an evening here as part of a group of 36 people. This number didn't phase the restaurant at all. The food was tasty, hot and on time. With so many of us picking different things from the a la carte menu the service was amazing. Great venue with great service and quality italian food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41925 5th Street Suite 102, Temecula, CA 92590
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: (951) 699-7925

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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