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411 Merchants Rd, Rochester, NY 14609-6702
+1 585-288-8220
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“veal” (8 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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Italian, American
$$ - $$$
411 Merchants Rd, Rochester, NY 14609-6702
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sometimes you can get good food from here but sometimes the food is barely okay. Service is always acceptable.

Thank Diana Charles H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on advice from a friend. Nice vibes here, clearly feels like a family run city hangout. Pleasant, super friendly waitress. I had a Marguerita rocks which was huge. Each of us had Veal Marsala. Mine was over angel hair pasta and was excellent....More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Rizzi's for our anniversary this last weekend and will definitely go back. We started with great crunchy bread with a garlic olive oil dip. We then shared a beef tips in Brandy sauce for an appetizer, also great. My main course veal...More

Thank Tami D
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Food was stellar, I am from a large Italian family and they do their dishes just like Sunday dinner with the fam! Service was above and beyond, the servers were very friendly, accommodating and funny! Even got to chat with the owners. This place is...More

Thank Golgi A
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My friends all got pasta dishes and were very happy. I ordered the special: 2 4oz. medallions of beef and 2 large shrimp. Sad to say the grilled beef was absolutely charred on the outside and just shy of raw in the middle. It was...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

With family from PA, we had a dinners that were enjoyed by all. Grandsons all had steak and left clean plates. I had liguinie in white clam sauce. My favorite at Rizzi's. Nobody in Rochester can match them. It is like one big family there....More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I did NOT enjoy my last visit (past Saturday - 7/22) to Rizzi's due to a bad attitude of one waitress toward us. She was so rude and sarcastic when we asked her questions about the menu. We almost got up and walked out if...More

Thank jlsotack
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Yummy! Love this place!! Authentic Italian foid. Filet is amazing. Bread is to die for. If you haven't tried this pkace, you should

Thank Lindi F
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The worst place I've ever visited in Rochester. Me and my husband went there for Valentine's day. It supposed to be a romantic dinner, but it was ruined by a very mean, rude and screamy waitress (named Kimberly). We had an argument with her in...More

1  Thank mmuratka
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Don't let the few bad reviews deter you. These are probably people that are mad there are not chicken nuggets on the menu...they are use to Golden Coral.

1  Thank FingerlakesADK
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22 September 2017|
Response from Richard T | Reviewed this property |
YES, that has been their policy for many years.When we are 4 people, we split it evenly. My suggestion if you had been their several times you might ask to speak with Steve. I'm sure he might work something out for you as... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Merchants Rd, Rochester, NY 14609-6702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-288-8220
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