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9632 Emerald Oak Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95624-2258
+1 916-686-1582
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (19 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“strip mall” (7 reviews)
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9632 Emerald Oak Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95624-2258
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Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Family owned and run, it shows in their dishes and service. What they lack in ambience they make up with there dedication to making sure you are pleased.

Thank lawrencem954
Reviewed July 27, 2016

It is different kinda of food to me. Perhaps, it would be referred to as gourmet or fancy, I don't know. It was good and it is a romantic place, I think. It is a very nice experience.

Thank Y173KJanthonyc
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We have visited Palermo on many, many occasions. We especially love the bar which is very cozy and has a romantic ambience. The house salad is wonderful with slices of orange and fresh tomatoes- very refreshing! The lasagna is some of the best you'll have...More

1  Thank Christine F
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Lovely, family owned. They care about what is served, how their patrons value their experience. Good food. Atmosphere is a bit sterile. Location is good but in strip mall makes it seem stark & bland. You won't be disappointed though.

1  Thank Ronda M
Reviewed June 28, 2016

The owner is always there to greet patrons, kiss the ladies' hands, and knows my name. The menu is the same and quality usually consistent.

Thank CarolMcE
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Palermo's has become our go-to place for birthdays, anniversaries, and whenever we decide to treat ourselves to fine, authentic Italian meals. The chef is superb, the dining room staff excellent, but most importantly, the food is reminds me of my youth when I traveled Italy...More

Thank Jay H
Reviewed June 27, 2016

A family run business, family serves you, very nice atmosphere. We have gone there 4-5 times. We have gotten great service, great meals/ bad service and OK meals. The prices are for someplace in downtown or SF. Bread is fresh, food made local. It just...More

Thank david k
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Poor execution. The food was under-seasoned and the service was slow. Everyone in our party was disappointed.

Thank brockandlinda
Reviewed June 15, 2016

Wonderful Old World Italian Restaurant, greeting by the Host with a hiss on the hand of the lady guest. Mamma waits tables, busses and delivers a free taste of old Italy. A full menu, full bar and great wine list. It is also a great...More

Thank GeorgeAlbertH
Reviewed June 8, 2016

My wife and I have eaten here several times. It's one of the few fine dining restaurants in Elk Grove. It's a great departure from the typical chain restaurants. The prices are reasonable, if not cheap. My personal favorite is the linguine with prawns, but...More

Thank Mark S
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9632 Emerald Oak Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95624-2258
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Elk Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 916-686-1582
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Palermo Ristorante Italiano, located in Elk Grove, California, is a family owned and operated business. We offer an exquisite menu, daily specials, delicious wines, and a full bar and lounge. Come in and join us for an authentic Italian dinner tonight. Buon Appetito!
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