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DePalma's Italian Restaurant

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7410 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46219-6707
+1 317-359-1000
17:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Maxeys, GA
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Went before a concert without a reservation. Initially would have to wait but someone who had a reservation was late so we got their table. There was a large group present so the service was a liitle slow. The walnut salad was excellent and the seafood lasagna was also good. Ambiance was good. Will go again when downtown.

Thank Milkman49
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2015

My wife and I love eating here. The food is authentic, full of flavor and portions leave little room for dessert.

Thank Nick H
Bloomington, IN
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

Thanks to Trip Advisor we found this authentic family Italian restaurant! Quaint setting with great food and staff that cares. Skip the chains and eat a home-cooked meal.

Thank CoachJohn
New Palestine
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I went to DePalma's with my family on a weekend evening, and we were able to get right in. I immediately liked the atmosphere, very "italian family restaurant", and the wait staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. My family is pretty picky food-wise, vegetarian, vegan, no-onion, etc., and our waiter offered great suggestions and recommendations. All of our dishes were... More 

1 Thank AmyNewPalestine
Fairland, IN
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Eager to try something new with an ethnic cuisine, another couple along with my wife and me decided on DePalma's last weekend. We were not disappointed! The food was excellent, the atmosphere was inviting, and we didn't feel like we had to rush our time there. Our waiter offered his recommendations and even provided a wine sample. We will be... More 

Thank boilerkern
Indianapolis, Indiana
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2014

For a local Italian restaurant, the food and atmosphere are second to none. My wife and I have made DePalmas our date night for the past year. Each time we enter we are greater with a smile and a hello. The food is terrific, cooked with and from moms heart. Little pricey, however it is worth it. Reservations are reccomended... More 

Thank jpmmc4
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Just went here last week. I had a very good experience. I had a starter of potato soup. It was homemade and piping hot. I can't tell you how nice it was to have homemade soup at a restaurant. The next course was the salad. It was one of the best starter salads I have had in a long time.... More 

Thank Angie2B
Columbus, Ohio
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214 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Went there over the weekend - looks like an old Pizza Hut location. Our meals were very average, especially considering the pricing was above average. We had a large group, so that probably explains the slow service. Italian food is my favorite, and this was disappointing. Several people in our group made the same comment.

Thank Livetotravel
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

Great experience, need a reservation. Good wine list. Meals well priced. Veal Parmesan was like cutting butter, mushroom ravioli delicious. All six of us had great meals. The bread is addicting. Deserts wonderful, all in all a little jewel on a busy street. Don't let the location put you off, food is wonderful.

Thank stoopswatson
Indianapolis, Indiana
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2013 via mobile

I had never been to De Palma's, I had only heard great things. I took my kids on a week night, the place had plenty of empty tables but I was looked down on because I didn't have a reservation. The service was really slow, the food was less than okay and the pricing was horrible. The atmosphere was a... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7410 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46219-6707
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-359-1000
Simple facility and fabulous quisine! Excellent value. Professional wait staff. True Italian recipies, fesh ingredients. Easy to find and park. Highly recommend. Took wife and son today for mother's day, first visit. They re-adaptend an old Pizza Hut and nicely redecorated outside and in.

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