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Il Palazzo (Chelmsford)

46 Duke Street, Chelmsford CM1 1JA, England
+44 1245 259990
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“monkfish” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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46 Duke Street, Chelmsford CM1 1JA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had another great evening, whilst at ll Palazzo on Duke Street. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and our waitress Sabrina was delightful. We enjoy the fillet steak, which was cooked to perfection, and would recommend this restaurant to anyone! Will be returning...More

1  Thank Sim47007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I had a pre theatre meal at this restaurant on Saturday, the service was good but unfortunately the food was very disappointing. I had a pasta and mushroom dish which was very stodgy, the pasta (tagliatelle) was virtually 'welded' together, there was...More

1  Thank EssexReviewer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

21st Sept 2nd visit in 6 weeks and on both visits the food was over cooked to the extreme, Med fillet Steak like boot leather and a Fillet pork could have soled your shoe with. We have been there many times in past and had...More

1  Thank howardatds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met friends for a Friday evening meal and a catch up. I had phoned and spoken to the lady in advance and booked the round table which was confirmed. Only to arrive and find it had been given to another group. Disappointed as this had...More

Thank T5Paloma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this restaurant nice and comfortable They have nice selection of fish and pasta Each time we go there I eat different dish witches I never disappointed Good service Good food Nice decor

Thank Curiosity787656
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is close to the Civic Theatre so is perfect for the pre show food, seated quickly and served courteously so no issues there. The food when it came was excellent, hot and well presented, the only issue we had was that the main...More

1  Thank Treborstreet
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Wonderful dishes, pleasant spacious dining area, helpful staff. I had the seafood linguini followed by the best Tiramisu I have ever tasted.My husband had a salmon and vegetables followed by a selection of ice creams.We were visitors to Chelmsford but would like to return to...More

1  Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

That part of Duke Street just outside the city centre and opposite the bus station has a cluster of restaurants of which Il Palazzo appeared to be the most popular this Tuesday lunchtime. The reason is probably the lunch menu including a number of dishes...More

1  Thank futtock21
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Following a friend’s recommendation we went to Il Palazzo for diner and were not disappointed. Receiving a warm welcome we were soon placing our order for drinks and food. Service was prompt and the portions were generous. My wife said «  I can’t eat all...More

Thank mikeflem42
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with a couple of friends. I opted for the pizza with chicken and ham. The service was very pleasant and the staff were attentive. The disappointing thing was the pizza itself. It was tough and the cheese seemed solidified. The best way I can...More

Thank ClockworkNellie
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12 October 2018|
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Response from mikeflem42 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual, enjoy your meal!
Jude D
24 April 2017|
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Response from Westcliff1990 | Property representative |
Thank you very much for inquiry, we can hold up to 75/80 people same time .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Duke Street, Chelmsford CM1 1JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 259990
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Our Chef’s combine fresh vegetables, the highest quality meat, succulent fish and top virgin olive oil to create delicious meals that offer the true taste of Italy at excellent prices . And as you d expect from Italian hosts. Our restaurant our restaurant offers a warm and friendly welcome to all-a true family atmosphere! We can also arrange a special menu if you re booking for a large numbers of people. If your coming for a meal before seeing show at the civic theatre please make sure you arrive as early as possible
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