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Il Palazzo (Westcliff)

1 West Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9AU, England
+44 1702 341888
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (43 reviews)
“garlic bread” (22 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (6 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 West Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9AU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was with 3 friends and they all had pizza, one of them Calzone and they all said they really enjoyed their meal. Unfortunately I chose steak with pate and crusty bread with a Madeira sauce which really spoilt the meal- the sauce was bitter...More

2  Thank Onmetravels251
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A classic Italian meal everything we ate was good and the deserts were excellent. I would say that the prices are bit high for a restaurant in Westcliff-on-Sea and the parking was atrocious and took 20mins to find a space and would have been a...More

2  Thank BirdsEyeReview00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called at 5pm on a Saturday for a table for 5 at 6pm, table available, excellent service, food was delicious, lovely atmosphere was not rushed out by a certain time very nice evening

2  Thank Jet37676530030
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here twice now when visiting Southend. Needless to say I enjoyed my first visit with a friend so I returned solo. The service is great, and staff friendly with a smile. I had the garlic bread with cheese + Penne Arrabbiata, both deliciously made....More

2  Thank Bimal20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s not,still fuming at the bad quality of this restaurant,to say it was shocking is an injustice to the word shocking!!!,have had Italian food all over the World!!,but this Restaurant just did not have a clue what Italian food is,only looking at the menu we...More

Thank londonpieeater1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for dinner before a show on Saturday, was very busy so glad we booked. Garlic bread with cheese to start which was lovely, delicious prosecco served in a very lovely glass. I had the vegetable fusilli dish, it was tasty but I couldnt...More

1  Thank Essex8641
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit. A warm welcome from the manager / owner ?. We were lucky to get a table as we hadnt booked. Wonderful customer service and then the food wow!!!. Terrific flavours and presentation. The soup, calzone and carbonara were exceptional for flavour and...More

2  Thank HungryHuggy
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Brilliant restaurant. Friendly staff. Lovely ambience. Great menu, with lots of good choice. Quick meal before a show, or longer meal with friends and family. Lovely selection of dishes, not expensive, and the best bit is the friendliness of the staff.... we keep going back!👍👍😀

2  Thank Screenofrobert
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We wandered in for an early Sunday lunch and the food was simply amazing. Attentive, but not too attentive, food served at the appropriate moment and perfectly cooked. The special Lamb Steak was one of tastiest dishes I have ever eaten. Love it and we...More

1  Thank Max N
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Called up to book the restaurant to be told it was full (we were doing some last minute calling round restaurants near to theatre as we were going to see a show). We were unsuccessful with other restaurants so we went and collected tickets from...More

2  Thank Jenny T
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September 16, 2017|
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Response from Puck017 | Reviewed this property |
Italian Food Menu please visit ilpalazzo website Hope this helps.
Kim B
August 15, 2015|
Response from steveandsuzie | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, no you will have to telephone to make a reservation. They have tw0 separate venues so be sure you book the location you want.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 West Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 341888
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At Il Palazzo Westcliff our mission is to provide our customers with the very best in Italian Cuisine. Our chefs combine the freshest vegetables, the highest-quality meat, the most succulent fish and top-grade virgin olive oils to create delicious meals that offer the true taste of Italy at excellent prices. And, as you’d expect from Italian hosts, our restaurants offer a warm and friendly welcome to all – a true ‘family’ atmosphere! We’d love to see you soon. If you’re coming for a meal before seeing a show at the Palace Theatre, please make sure you arrive as early as possible.
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