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DePalma's Italian Cafe

2300 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
+1 205-759-1879
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2300 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service and food. I had the Florentine calzone and my son had the Pasta DePalma. We also got the Pizzarotti appetizer which was good, but more food than we could handle. Will definitely go back when in the area again.

Thank Candice B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived in Tuscaloosa in time for lunch. Have eaten here in the past and found the food to be top notch. We shared a very fresh green salad with their yummy homemade blue cheese dressing. I ordered the spaghetti marinara and added shrimp--I keep...More

Thank Alabamatripcreator
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a coworker to DePalmas. From the moment I went it it felt like a old Italian family restaurant. It has a quaint parlor with couches that served as a waiting area. The food was amazing. I had the pasta de Palma. My friend...More

Thank sre1210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The mushroom ravioli was one of the best restaurant meals I have had in a long time. Wishing they weren't closed today as I would go back again before we leave. It is that good!

Thank Dan_Melissa_Eli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of eight of us celebrated a friends birthday by having dinner at DePalma's. The restaurant does not take reservations, and we had about an hour wait. We had a nice time having wine and stuffed mushrooms at the bar while we waited on...More

Thank jjbrady2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there mid afternoon on a Friday, while traveling through. Based on other reviews, we decided to stop in for a late lunch. When we arrived, only 3 other tables had customers. The restaurant is in an old building, complete with unique decor, such...More

Thank west73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, service, and prices are reasonable. You sometimes have to wait a little bit, but that's because its so good.

Thank marstonm2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife stated while eating at a fine Italian restaurant, in ITALY, "this food is delicious, almost as good as DePalma's!" Good value, excellent food, and wonderful staff. It is noisy, but the charm of the building and everything else make it a wonderful place...More

Thank padcock1973
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped to see our granddaughter who is a student here on our way home. This restaurant was her suggestion and boy was it good. They were very busy but about a 20 min wait. The food was delicious. My husband and I shared a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible home cooked italian. Skip the chain restaurants and experience great service and amazing fresh and authentic Italian.

Thank Hagermeister
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16 February 2017|
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Response from M3703QAchris | Reviewed this property |
They do. I have nothing to do with this restaurant, I was just providing feedback. Please call them to figure out which cards they accept.
Maya G
23 September 2016|
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Response from maneice | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.
21 January 2016|
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Response from Maile S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they accept reservations. I ordered a birthday surprise dinner and dessert for a college student. He put the thumbs up for the meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-759-1879
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