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We Are Open for Indoor Dining!

Call (716) 825-3675 to make reservations

We Are Open for Indoor Dining!

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View Our Latest Covid-19 Protocols

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We are now open for indoor dining. We will be following the current guidelines and proper procedures to ensure a safe dining experience for everyone. Please call 716-825-3675 for reservations! We are always open for take-out, delivery and curbside pickup. We hope to see you soon!
- The DiPaolo Family & Staff

Enjoy an Amazing Italian Restaurant

Enjoy an Amazing Italian Restaurant

Enjoy an Amazing Italian Restaurant

We're a local Blasdell, NY favorite

Looking for great Italian food and friendly attentive service? Ready to experience the best Blasdell, NY has to offer? It's time to visit Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant & Banquet Facility for a hearty Italian meal. When you dine in our Italian restaurant, you'll find a little something for everyone.

Our taste-tempting selections, uncompromising service and comfortable, welcoming atmosphere make our restaurant the perfect choice for an Italian-American meal. Plus, you can see photos of Ilio's Hall of Fame wrestling career and over 50 years' worth of celebrities who have dined here. If you need a location for your wedding reception, we also have a gorgeous banquet facility.

Call 716-825-3675 today if you're interested in renting our banquet hall for your next event.

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Dinner

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restaurant tonight for take-out

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Banquet Information

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details for your next event.

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Wedding Information

Our banquet hall makes a fantastic wedding reception venue.

Wedding Information

history of serving food

Our history of serving incredible food

In 1965, Hall of Fame Wrestler Ilio DiPaolo opened the doors to what has become a Buffalo and Blasdell, NY tradition and one of the most popular Italian-American dining spots in Western New York. We continue to delight customers with Old-World Italian recipes, a warm family atmosphere and pleasant, professional service. We serve:

  • Delicious seafood dishes
  • Grilled-to-perfection steaks
  • Authentic Italian food with our famous house sauce
We even offer banquet catering services, so you can order food from us for events, office lunches or any special occasion. If you're searching for an exceptional Italian restaurant for dinner, visit us today. Reservations are always recommended.

Promising exceptional service to every customer

Promising exceptional service to every customer

You deserve the most for your dining dollar, and we believe our mouthwatering Italian food, extensive menu and impeccable service speak for themselves. We even offer a gluten-free menu to accommodate all guests. Our committed staff works hard every day to serve excellent food and provide the best possible restaurant experience consistently.

Visit us today and indulge in an unparalleled Italian dining experience. We look forward to serving you!

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Achievements & Notables

Voted

Voted "Best Italian Food" at the 2017 Galbani Buffalo Italian Heritage Festival

Andrew Z. Galarneau, Buffalo News Food Critic, had this to say about Ilio DiPaolo's...

Andrew Z. Galarneau, Buffalo News Food Critic, had this to say about Ilio DiPaolo's...

- "A Family Restaurant in the fullest sense of the term. Run by a family to feed families."
- "The Eggplant Parmesan was one of the best I've had in town."
- Shrimp & Sausage Special, "My favorite pasta so far this year"