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3785 South Park Ave., Blasdell, NY 14219
10 Minutes from Downtown Buffalo, HarborCenter & Ralph Wilson Stadium


Bills Game Day
Take-Out Special

Family Favorite #3

Large Cheese & (1) Item Pizza
1 Pan Penne Pasta with Ilio’s House Sauce
1 Pan Ilio's Antipasto Salad with Ilio's Italian Dressing
24 Chicken Wings - Hot, Medium or Mild
(with Bleu Cheese, Celery & Carrots)
Save $3.00! Reg. $48.99
Offer valid on Bills Game Nights Only!

To place your order, call 825-3675


Donate your Appetite...
Dine Out for Life
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant

3785 South Park Ave., Blasdell, NY 14219

A portion of proceeds from your dinner will be donated to
Evergreen Health Services to support HIV/AIDS programs in WNY
For reservations, call 825-3675.


Support your Local Restaurants!
Local Restaurant Week
Tuesday, October 20
thru Sunday, October 25, 2015

For reservations, call 825-3675.


Wines of the Month

Nero D’Avola
Deep ruby red in color with Violet reflections & fresh
aromas of Red & Black Berries, this wine is fruit-forward with
firm tannin's & Plummy Spice flavors.
Glass: $7 | Bottle: $27

St. Francis Chardonnay

Aromas of Orange Blossom & Lychee combine with
Pear & Hazelnut flavors. This is a bright & balanced Chardonnay
with a smooth, silky texture.
Glass: $7 | Bottle: $27

October Drink Specials
Harvest Pumpkin-tini

Pumpkin Pie Vodka, Bailey’s & Pumpkin Cream Liqueur
topped with a dollop of Whipped Cream & Cinnamon


Apple Pie Coffee

Apple Pie Cream Liqueur & Fresh Hot Coffee
with Whipped Cream & Cinnamon


  Now on Tap in the
Ringside Lounge...

India Pale Ale
Hamburg Brewing Co.
located in Hamburg, NY

Glass: $4.95 | Pitcher: $14.95
Celebrating 50 Years
in Buffalo, NY

Est. 1965

Photos from our
Vendor/Partner Night

Monday, March 30, 2015
The Town of Hamburg proclaimed Monday, March 30, 2015 "Ilio DiPaolo's Day". Michael & Dennis shown here accepting the proclamation from Hamburg Town Supervisor, Steve Walters
M&T Bank
Gregorie's Auto Repair
Buffalo Hotel Supply
Pepsi Bottling Group
Sorrento Cheese (Lactalis Inc.)
The Buffalo Bills
Try-It Distributing
The Buffalo News
97 Rock's DJ Jickster, Channel 7's Linda Pellegrino & Michael Niejadlik from Empire Merchants North
Mrs. DiPaolo addressing the attendees with family members surrounding her
The DiPaolo Family

Photos from our
Employee Alumni Night

Monday, January 19, 2015
Ilio's First Pizza Boys - Chubby & John
Current Ilio's Employees

Photos from our
Thanksgiving Mass & Brunch

Monday, January 12, 2015
Michael, Dennis, Mrs. DiPaolo, Barbara & Ilio
Jamison Ilio & Elicia
Former Employee, Fannie Smith

A Western New York Tradition Since 1965
The DiPaolo Family & Staff
Thank You for Your Patronage!
Shown here are: Dennis, Chef Michael, Mrs. DiPaolo, Elicia & Ilio. Missing is sister, Barbara Hunt. Photo courtesy of The Buffalo News.
In 1965, Hall of Fame Wrestler, Ilio DiPaolo opened the doors to a Western New York tradition and one of the most popular dining spots in the area. Celebrating 50 years in business, Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant continues to delight customers with Old-World Italian recipes, warm family atmosphere and friendly service. Open for lunch or dinner, Ilio’s features authentic Italian favorites topped with our famous House Sauce, grilled to perfection steaks, fresh cut veal and delicious seafood dishes.

We also offer Daily Specials, a Gluten-Free menu and vegetarian options, a Children’s menu and an Express Lunch menu including Soup Bar and Salad Buffet, guaranteed to have you back to work in 30 minutes. Enjoy Happy Hour or a before dinner cocktail in the Ringside Lounge which features an extensive Martini selection and recently updated Wine List.

Dine in the ambience of Tuscany with hand-painted murals of Ilio’s hometown of Introdacqua, Italy and décor that celebrates his pro wrestling career, as well as, stories from the past and celebrity photos. Enjoy summer evenings in the courtyard or gather your friends for a game of bocce in the outdoor court.

The entire menu is also available for Take-Out in the Al Casa Italian Market and events are made special with private banquet facilities for up to 400 people in five beautiful locations. Ilio’s offers catering or drop-off services for home, work and off-site facilities including the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens and the Lodge at Woodlawn Beach.

It’s a family affair at Ilio DiPaolo’s. “We are carrying on my father’s tradition to serve excellent food at reasonable prices and with friendly service,” says son, Dennis who operates the restaurant with brother, Michael, the Executive Chef and graduate of the prestigious Culinary Institute in Hyde Park. The next generation of family members now works in the restaurant along with many staff members who have worked here for more than 25 years.

Ilio DiPaolo’s is a member of the NYS Restaurant Association, The WNY Chapter of the NYS Restaurant Association and the F.I.R.S.T. organization.


Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant & Banquet Facility
"A Western New York Tradition Since 1965"

3785 South Park Avenue, Blasdell, NY 14219

Serving Lunch:
Tuesday - Friday 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Serving Dinner:
Tuesday - Thursday 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Sunday1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open for Private Functions Only

Serving the Greater Buffalo Area including:
Buffalo, Blasdell, Hamburg, Lackawanna, Orchard Park, West Seneca,
Boston, Eden, Derby, Angola, East Aurora, Amherst, Cheektowaga, Clarence,
The Tonawanda's, Williamsville & More!
** Only 10 Minutes from Downtown Buffalo, HarborCenter & Ralph Wilson Stadium **

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