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Palumbo's Ristorante

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41925 5th St Ste 102, Temecula, CA 92590-2739
+1 951-699-7925
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11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Burbank, California
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829 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

The Service: Friendly service, gave good recommendation on dishes. The Food: The Focaccia bread is freshly made. Their pizza is thin crust, wish more generous on the toppings. Salad has good amount of dressing, the grilled salmon is pretty good. The sausage sandwich is so so.... Love their pasta, the texture of the pasta tastes like homemade. The Parking: Challenging....... More 

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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This place has authentic tasting Italian food and is located along a quiet side street in old town Temecula. Perfect setting for a date night or family dinner with very reasonable prices and hearty portions. Everything we ordered was amazing and they have the best Rosemary bread! Highly recommended, you won't be disappointed.

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Buffalo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Three of us split the sausage app, Caesar salad and pizza - all were delicious! The pizza was thin crust and about the best I've ever had (get the fully loaded pizza). Service was a bit slow but certainly worth the wait. We will go back again. Prices are reasonable. There's also a nice selection of wines.

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San Diego, California, United States
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Our daughter chose this place for her birthday dinner with us. It was a nice dinner. Our waitress was kind.

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Altadena, California
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

On a chance, I booked lunch reservations for Father's Day and boy, did we strike gold! The food was amazing. My husband had lasagna which was amazing. We started off with their steamed clams. OMG. The sauce was amazing. My penne paste was so excellent with homemade sausage. One of the owners came around to check on the food! Loved... More 

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wee812
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

So much in Old Temeculah is bar food, but not so Palumbo's Ristorante. Four friends strolled the town reading menus and rejecting most of them. Once we read Palumbo's we said the search is over! Lovely atmosphere, very tasteful, impeccable service and staff, extensive menu. We each ordered different items from the menu and they were all excellent! Can't say... More 

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Folsom, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

My husband is very picky about his Italian food (he's a Jersey boy who knows his stuff). After our meal at this restaurant, he ranked at the top of his list! My Chicken Piccata Salad was absolutely delicious and very healthy, and the hub had the Eggplant Parmesan. Nice location in the heart of Old Town, with a beautiful covered... More 

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Lake Arrowhead, California
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146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Temecula is absolutely loaded with interesting places to eat, both in town, and at many of the nearby wineries. As a result, weekend visitors swarm the entire area and it gets pretty difficult to get around. On our last visit, we ate at Palumbo’s, a restaurant specializing in Italian foods. The menu is lengthy and offers many types of foods... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on a Tuesday evening for dinner. The place was pretty much empty. The wait staff was attentive, the atmosphere was cordial. We starred off with calamari, very nice, not over cooked or greasy. Entrees were lasagna & chicken parmigiana. Both were average. Overall, a pleasant experience.

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Thank tedandbarbfromla
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

A couple of my girlfriends and I wandered into Palumbo's never having been there before. I wasn't impressed at first because once seated it took quite the time for us to be acknowledged by anyone, let alone get bread or water. Our waitress finally arrived, was sweet and apologized and we promptly received waters, fantastic homemade focaccia bread and some... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41925 5th St Ste 102, Temecula, CA 92590-2739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-699-7925

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?