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Palomino - Bellevue

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Tue, 3/26
8:00 PM

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Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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We make our dough each morning using Caputo flour imported from Italy. The same is true of our mozzarella, made by hand from fresh cheese curds
Housemade fresh mozzarella, fresh basil. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Sei (Six) Cheese
Four-cheese blend, Gorgonzola, housemade fresh mozzarella, fresh basil. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Incredible Pepperoni
Four-cheese blend. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Pizzaiolo Special
Uli's Italian sausage, salami, caramelized onions, kalamata olives, roasted rosemary mushrooms, four-cheese blend. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Sausage & Mushroom
Uli's Italian sausage, roasted rosemary mushrooms, four-cheese blend, housemade fresh mozzarella. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Pepperoni, Uli's Italian sausage, herb-roasted chicken, four-cheese blend, housemade fresh mozzarella, fresh oregano, Grana Padano. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Prosciutto & Arugula
Four-cheese blend, housemade fresh mozzarella, topped with prosciutto, arugula, balsamic vinaigrette, Grana Padano. Made with Palomino San Marzano tomato sauce
Herb oil base, roasted rosemary mushrooms, roasted red peppers, artichoke hearts, goat cheese, four-cheese blend, verde sauce. Made with herb oil base
Crab & Artichoke Dip
parmesan, herb breadcrumbs, onions, brick-oven baked flatbread
Tomato-Basil Bruschetta
Roma tomatoes, pesto, fresh basil, herb oil
Calamari Misto
artichokes, zucchini, squash, housemade artichoke tartar, housemade marinara
Crispy "Caprese"
fried hand-pulled fresh mozzarella, herb breadcrumbs, housemade pesto, tomato jam, Pecorino Romano, micro basil
Brussels Sprouts & Pancetta
vanilla butter
Caramelized Cauliflower
fresh herbs, EVOO, herbed mascarpone
Sicilian Meatballs
Pecorino Romano, fresh herb mix, pistachios
Point Reyes Farmstead Blue Cheese Salad
romaine hearts, bacon, Roma tomatoes, toasted hazelnuts
The Palomino Chop Chop
smoked turkey, wine salami, provolone, fresh basil, garbanzo beans, parmesan, crisp romaine, tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette
Portabella Mushroom Soup
Caesar Salad
parmesan, garlic croutons
Charred Kale Salad
golden raisins, quinoa, pumpkin seeds, sweet truffle vinaigrette, Pecorino Romano
The Palomino Chop Chop
smoked turkey, wine salami, provolone, fresh basil, garbanzo beans, parmesan, crisp romaine, tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette
Maple Marinated Chicken Salad
grilled chicken, warm pecan crusted blue cheese, organic mixed greens, romaine hearts, pears, candied pecans, maple vinaigrette
Seafood Louie Salad
Dungeness crab, poached prawns, cucumber, avocado, asparagus, tomato, traditional dressing
Served with crisp herb thin fries
Turkey, Bacon and Blue Cheese Panini
smoked turkey, blue cheese, crisp bacon, vine-ripened tomato
Herb-Roasted Chicken Panini
pepper bacon, lacinato kale, smoked mozzarella, roasted red peppers, Pecorino Romano
Italian Charcuterie Panini
Capicola, fennel salami, soppressata, provolone, Roma tomatoes, romaine, garlic aioli
Made with locally sourced pasta / Manini's naturally gluten free pasta available upon request
Ragù di Carne
pappardelle, braised beef, red wine demi-glace, Parmigiano Reggiano, cream, burrata
Baked Four Cheese Rotini
fontina, mozzarella, parmesan, asiago, mascarpone, toasted breadcrumbs
Rigatoni Bolognese
Uli's Italian sausage, San Marzano tomatoes, roasted red pepper cream, Grana Padano
Fettuccine Frutti di Mare
gluten-free pasta, prawns, scallops, smoked salmon, fresh spinach, alfredo sauce, Pecorino Romano
Steak Frites*
crisp herb thin fries, marinated roasted garlic, Dijonnaise
Palomino Burger*
All-natural hormone-free beef, chorizo, Cambozola, Dijonnaise, basil pesto, Macrina SODO bun
Chicken Parmesan
housemade San Marzano marinara, fresh housemade mozzarella, Parmigiano Reggiano, fresh spaghetti "aglio e olio"
Asiago-Almond Crusted Scallops
lemon asparagus risotto, toasted almonds, lemon beurre blanc
Prawn Scampi
garlic butter, capers, cherry tomatoes, white wine, fresh spaghetti "aglio e olio", garlic bread
Soup & Salad
Half Sandwich with Soup or Salad
Pasta with Soup or Salad
Turkey, Bacon & Blue Cheese
Italian Charcuterie
Herb-Roasted Chicken
Point Reyes Farmstead Blue Cheese
Chop Chop
$31 - $60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place to have great food. Recommended is Pizza; delicious and big enough. Maybe too much in combination with chop chop salad :-) Great to sit outside when it’s warm.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank af_germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in on a Sunday night and had an amazing experience! Sat in the bar and had cocktails and entrees from the dinner net menu. Scallops were to die for and had the chocolate Tiramisu for dessert. Left with a happy belly and can’t wait...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AWM85
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

So we wanted to try a new lunch place in Bellevue and stopped at Palomino. Our server was very helpful and pleasant. The service and food was good. I know we are in Bellevue but the Seafood Louie Salad was way over priced for what...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dansA749GB
Reviewed June 21, 2018

First time here, but had walked by it several times on Bellevue Way. It's next to multiple quality restaurants, so completion is rather fierce. Lots of seating outside & inside. We were seated immediately, and had a server immediately (one w/a great attitude & good...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kitty M
Reviewed June 2, 2018

The Palomino has a fun and festive happy hour, and there are numerous food and drink options to choose from. If you are like me, you will likely order more than you can eat, but the pricing and food/drink options are so good, that you...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank markltennis
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We were seeking a reasonably priced restaurant that offered a variety of tapas style, small plates that can be shared for the variety. My husband and I prefer this kind of appetizer meal for the variety pick, choose and share rather than two large portioned...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Cecilia H
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Came for dinner and had a prosciutto argula pizza that was really good! The tomato sauce is a little bit spicier than I was expecting but still delicious!

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank larissapieri
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Went to Palomino on recommendation from a trusted fellow traveler when we came from Canada to attend the Seattle Boat Show. My wife and I wanted to make the trip a bit of a special get away but the least special experience of the two...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Lindsay John B
Management R, Manager at Palomino - Bellevue, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hi John, I wanted to reach out to you again in the hopes you may be able to elaborate on your dining experience at Palomino. Thank you, Todd 425-455-7600

Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Palomino was once a reliable restaurant with an upbeat atmosphere. Today it suffers from long overdue remodeling as new and old competition passes it by. I will say my meal was decent, but I felt that management must just be waiting for the lease to...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Doug S
Management R, Manager at Palomino - Bellevue, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hello Doug, While we realize we have some significant aging going on from heavy volume throughout the years, we are still committed to providing an exceptional guest experience. I appreciate your comments regarding your entrees and I want you to know management is committed to...More

Reviewed January 13, 2018

Like the Christmas Eve review, kudos to the restaurant and staff for being open/working on Christmas Day. We ordered 2- Prime Rib, 1- Salmon & 1 - Lamb Shank. The first unwelcome surprise was that the Salmon came only with beets & brussel sprouts, no...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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