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Panzari's Italian Bistro

321 Exchange Blvd, Rochester, NY 14608-2708
+1 585-546-7990
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (8 reviews)
“arancini” (4 reviews)
“stromboli” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
321 Exchange Blvd, Rochester, NY 14608-2708
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A quaint cozy restaurant with great food, historic surroundings, all at reasonable prices. The staff were very friendly and responsive to all our requests. The food is excellent! We each enjoyed a different dish and we all praised our meals. The pastas are all homemade...More

Thank Vettejim1
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I made my first visit to Panzari's for a business lunch and it turned out to be the perfect spot for tasty food and good conversation. My colleague and I sat outside on a beautiful late-summer afternoon. The service was very good and unobtrusive. The...More

Thank TomX
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have now made this a monthly visit to this restaurant to catch up with a friend. We both enjoy the food so much that we continue to return month after month. There is a small outdoor deck to eat on. The service has been...More

Thank Dawn H
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Very good spicy pizza. Quick and friendly service. We arrived just before closing time but was given clear and good service.

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

We went to celebrate our anniversary with the in-laws - a rainy Sunday in May not busy at all but a lot of takeout orders. The menu is not huge but everything was unique - the special was great and the Grilled Cauliflower Carbonara was...More

Thank RBoyd585
Reviewed 19 May 2016

A recent lunch with a friend was disappointing from a service viewpoint. We waited about an hour to be served, despite asking our waitress twice where our food was. Both the front and back doors were propped open and it was very cold inside. Again...More

Thank Susan14526
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Tucked away in the corn hill section of Rochester. Me and my wife frequent Panzari's a couple times a month and believe it is one of the finest Italian restaurants in town. Quaint place with outstanding selection of Italian food (all delicious) at a very...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Went to have dinner with my husband. he ordered Haddock french with a double order of grilled veggies, no potato. We got our food but his came without the veggies and the waitress said she would be bringing them separately. About 15 minutes later I...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Went here before a recent basketball game we attended in Rochester. Having never eaten downtown, I found this restaurant on trip advisor, and was not disappointed! The decor is classy, and our waiter Pat was excellent! We started with the Calamari Fritti (outstanding!), and I...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We really liked Panzari. They have a good wine list, and the wines that we sampled were very good. We got the baked artichoke heart appetizer, which has some kind of breading/coating on it and comes smothered in a broth/sauce that is absolutely delicious. We...More

Thank gulloj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Exchange Blvd, Rochester, NY 14608-2708
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-546-7990
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