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DePalma's Italian Cafe

2300 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-1544
+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 35401-1544
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As our custom, we wanted to enjoy a great meal around attending a superb football town. Ttown has more eateries than a rose bush has thorns. The difference being there are many good eateries. Hit Depalma's at one o'clock Sunday and luckily got right in....More

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is exactly what you would expect in a college town --- more design not to offend instead of to please your palate.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were expecting something really nice as the restaurant is rated #1 in Tuscaloosa! But what a disappointment apart from the atmosphere! We had to wait way too long to be served (over 30 minutes) after the complementary salad. Besides the fact our plates were...More

Thank PatVdub
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and great service!!!! Can't wait to go back and enjoy again. One of the best restaurants Tuscaloosa has to offer.

Thank Ricky H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of rare favorites , Love the food just Hard to get into on game weekends . Something for everyone.

Thank sallyl847
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it's crowded, it's nice - but the food lacked flavor. I had a salad. The dressing was oily and lacked flavor. It's near the nightlife of the city....and prices are moderate. If the food was good it'd be a gem.

Thank TravelManSouth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I found DePalma's on her original college visit and loved it. It's become a tradition for each of our visits to T-Town. We have ordered a variety of dishes and can't seem to find anything we don't like. The pastas and pizzas...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While DePalma's does tend to get very crowded on the weekends, the food and service never disappoint. I travel to Tuscaloosa a couple of times a year for business and try to always schedule a meal at this restaurant. I was there last month, sat...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went to Depalma's to celebrate a birthday and had a great time. Saw many friends and had perfect service. Every time we go to Depalma's we leave very satisfied.

Thank blackbears1969
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A great location with lots of old world style. Very good service and the food is better than average with a true Italian menu A good bar as well.

Thank Amelia H
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15 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, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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 35401-1544
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-759-1879
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