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Palumbo's Ristorante

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41925 5th Street Suite 102, Temecula, CA 92590
+1 951-699-7925
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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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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22 reviews
15 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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7 reviews
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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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 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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296 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 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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144 reviews
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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36 reviews
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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Westerly, Rhode Island
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Good lunch menu. Soup and salad was great. Nice atmosphere with soft background music. Good area for outside seating. Limited beer selection/ not a micro brewery. Decent wine selection.

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Thank brillfrogs1
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Made a reservation for an early-ish Saturday dinner with a friend - smart move. Both the Caesar and mixed salads were fresh and crunchy and had just the right amount of dressing. The eggplant parmesan (grilled, not fried!) was so savory I thought it must contain mushrooms, but our server Abraham said it doesn't. He was helpful about wine and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

After a day of touring and wine tasting in the valley this was a pleasant location to have the an evening meal They have a varied menu and good choice of local wines. The service was very good. I would pleasantly pleased with the salad and the mains were good Italian fare.

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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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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 Street Suite 102, Temecula, CA 92590
  • 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?