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Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility

3785 S Park Ave, Blasdell, NY 14219-1806
+1 716-262-8314
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“cannoli” (6 reviews)
“minestrone” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3785 S Park Ave, Blasdell, NY 14219-1806
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were celebrating two birthdays & a retirement with 5 couples. Our table was ready as we arrived, we had a round table, which made it so much better for everyone to converse then one long table. Our drinks & appetizer orders were taken immediately....More

Thank Sunsets123
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! We wouldn’t be in business over 50 years if we didn’t have good friends like you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have patronized Ilios for 50 years and this past visit was a letdown. Made reservations 4 days ahead for 4 adults. Upon arriving we were sat at a small booth made for 2 adults or 4 children...all other like booths had 2 patrons...very discouraged....food...More

Thank Gary S
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Gary, Thank you for bringing your seating arrangements to our attention. We're sorry to hear about your disappointment and we will talk to our staff about seating properly. I hope you give us another opportunity and please ask for me or Ilio upon your next...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent!! Very clean, food phenomenal (got to try the eggplant) and very reasonable. Stopped there on the way to Syracuse around 11:30 when it opened, we were 2 of only a few. Service was great and we left about an hour later. By then the...More

Thank Lou D
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Lou, thank you for the 5-star review! So happy to hear you enjoyed your meal. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is as good as always. Dennis is often on site and attentive to keeping patrons happy. Many of us live out of the area now, but it's one of the first places we think of for family get togethers.

Thank rzm1949
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words! We wouldn’t be in business over 50 years if we didn’t have good friends like you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for an early dinner. I had Shrimp Scampi as did my husband. The others at our table had meat Ravioli, Penne Alfredo w/chicken and another chicken dish that I cannot recall. My shrimp scampi w/angel hair was not terribly good. It appeared...More

Thank g1n1c1
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you fro letting us know and I will personally look into your Shrimp Scampi. I can assure you all of our pasta is cooked to order and I will ensure that plenty of sauce is on our pasta so that it doesn't stick together....More

Reviewed April 29, 2018

Have eaten there several times as it is not far from my house, and the food is always excellent. The italian dishes to the steaks are absolutely wonderful. The only disappointment is the pasta fasolli soup. That I didn't like at all. The steaks melt...More

Thank Linda M
Dennis D, General Manager at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thank you for the great review. We appreciate your comments & hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

I have been hearing for years how great this place is... I am not impressed at all . The food was very plan and not very tasty. I was disappointed.More

Thank tiggerme22018
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Thank you for your recent review. I'm sorry to hear that your experience was not up to your standards. Please ask for me personally the next time you stop in. We wouldn't be in business for over 50 years if we didn't have good friends...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018

Went to diPaolo's for a birthday party dinner. We had great service , great food , and the staff let us even alter a few of the dishes to accommodate picky eaters!

Thank Pete A
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

I had a luncheon for 20 people for my son's graduation. The food was amazing and even with a small party I had a great menu to choose from, a nice well decorated private room and personalized service. My party of 20 was treated just...More

Thank Melenie1022
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Melenie, thank you for your kind words! We wouldn’t be in business over 50 years if we didn’t have good friends like you.

Reviewed March 8, 2018

I have been coming here for 20 years and the food is awesome !!! Great pasta , meatballs and always plenty of food to take home. Great atmosphere and excellent staff. One of my favorite places in the Buffalo area.More

Thank BARKSBITES
Dennis D, Owner at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

We are so happy to be one of your favorite places in Buffalo! We wouldn’t be in business for over 50 years if we didn’t have good friends like you. Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to serving you again next...More

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DonnaMarie61
May 2, 2017|
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Response from Dennis D | Property representative |
Hello, We feature a good amount of small Wedding Receptions here at the restaurant and also at our Woodlawn Beach location! Feel free to give our Banquet Department a call to discuss details, set a date and even take a... More
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kristenhss
February 13, 2017|
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Response from Dennis D | Property representative |
Our Corkage fee is $10!
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niagarariverfatman
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Dennis D | Property representative |
Hello, I would first like to apologize for not responding in a more timely fashion. We do have an entire menu designated to gluten free items. Please stop in and ask your server for that menu! Thank you for considering... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
2:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3785 S Park Ave, Blasdell, NY 14219-1806
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Blasdell
  • Phone Number: +1 716-262-8314
Description
Are you looking to host a corporate event, wedding reception, birthday party or special event? We have more than 50 years of experience to provide you and your guests a pleasurable evening. Our banquet facility seats up to 275 people, so call us today to book your event!
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