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3785 South Park Ave., Buffalo, NY 14219
10 Minutes from Downtown Buffalo, HarborCenter & Ralph Wilson Stadium

2016 Beacon Awards for Travel & Tourism
  Ilio DiPaolo's Voted...
of the Year

by Visit Buffalo Niagara
on Tuesday, May 3, 2016

This is only the second year for this award & we were honored to be chosen for this prestigious award. Thank you
to Visit Buffalo Niagara, our Staff &
all of our GREAT Customers who made
this possible. Congratulations to the
2016 Winners & Honorees!


It's gonna be a Wrestling Weekend!
Legends of the Aud
Wrestling Night

Coca-Cola Field
Friday, July 22, 2016 at 5 PM

Dick "The Destroyer" Beyer, Dominic Denucci,
"The Nasty Boys", Jimmy Hart, Leaping Lanny Poffo,
Eric Bischoff & More!

VIP Event
5:00 - 6:30 PM
Tickets - $40.00 each

Includes Bisons Game Ticket, Souvenir Photo,
Pop & Hot Dog Coupon

Group Tickets
$7.50 each

For ticket info, contact Burt Mirti at
716-846-2034 or see ticket form below:
Click here for Bisons Flyer & Ticket Order Form

Wrestling Legends of the Aud
20th Anniversary

Buffalo RiverWorks
Saturday, July 23, 2016

North American Heavyweight Champion
"Big Time" Bill Collier, "The Franchise" Shane Douglas,
"All Ego" Ethan Page, Blackjack Phoenix, The Apontè Twins,
Team Canada and Tim Horner Jr.

Plus Special Appearances by:
Dick "The Destroyer" Beyer, Dominic Denucci,
"The Nasty Boys", Jimmy Hart, Leaping Lanny Poffo,
Eric Bischoff & More!

VIP Tickets: $40.00 each
Event Tickets: $25.00 & $20.00 each

Tickets available at
beginning June 15th

A Portion of proceeds from both events to benefit:
Women & Children's Hospital

Click here for Official Press Release


Join us this Summer for...
Music in the Courtyard
Thursdays from 6-8 PM
beginning July 7th

Click here for the Summer Schedule
For Courtyard Reservations, call 825-3675


Treat Yourself to Something Special...
Romantic Getaway Package

at the
Hampton Inn Buffalo South/I-90
1750 Ridge Rd., West Seneca, NY 14224

Package Includes:
One King Room
Bottle of Wine & Chocolates
$40 Dinner Certificate at Ilio DiPaolo's
Breakfast the Next Morning
(From 6-10 AM)

Click here for a flyer
Call 824-2030 to Reserve Your Room Today!


"One Buffalo" Game Day
Take-Out Special
Family Favorite #3

Large Cheese & (1) Item Pizza
1 Pan Penne Pasta with Ilio’s House Sauce
1 Pan Ilio's Antipasto Salad with Ilio's Italian Dressing
24 Chicken Wings - Hot, Medium or Mild
(with Bleu Cheese, Celery & Carrots)
Save $3.00! Reg. $49.99
Offer valid on Sabres Game Nights Only!

Printable Menu
To place your order, call 825-3675


June Wine Specials

Red Wine Feature
Danzante Tuscan Red Blend

Deep in ruby red color with a rich floral & fruity
bouquet, fragrances of Strawberry & Cherry & floral
impressions of Rose Petals & Sweet Violets

Glass: $7.50 | Bottle: $28

White Wine Feature
Villa Maria Sauvignon Blanc

Alive with a myriad of flavors including Gooseberry,
Passionfruit, Fresh Citrus, Melon & Herbaceous aromas.
The wine has an enticing palate with a juicy flavor
profile, finishing crisp and clean

Glass: $7.50 | Bottle: $28

Try a Cocktail from our
NEW Specialty Drink Menu!

including our
Moscow Mule
Absolute Vodka & Ginger Beer
served in our Copper Mug


Click here to view our
NEW Specialty Drink Menu


  Now on Tap in the
Ringside Lounge...

India Pale Ale
Hamburg Brewing Co.
located in Hamburg, NY

Glass: $4.95 | Pitcher: $14.95


Celebrating Over 50 Years
in Buffalo, NY

Est. 1965

Current Ilio's Employees

A Buffalo, New York Tradition Since 1965
The DiPaolo Family & Staff
Thank You for Your Patronage!
Michael, Dennis, Mrs. DiPaolo, Barbara & Ilio
Shown here are: Dennis, Chef Michael, Mrs. DiPaolo, Elicia & Ilio. Missing is sister, Barbara Hunt. Photo courtesy of The Buffalo News.
In 1965, Hall of Fame Wrestler, Ilio DiPaolo opened the doors to a Western New York tradition and one of the most popular dining spots in the area. Celebrating 50 years in business, Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant continues to delight customers with Old-World Italian recipes, warm family atmosphere and friendly service. Open for lunch or dinner, Ilio’s features authentic Italian favorites topped with our famous House Sauce, grilled to perfection steaks, fresh cut veal and delicious seafood dishes.

We also offer Daily Specials, a Gluten-Free menu and vegetarian options, a Children’s menu and an Express Lunch menu including Soup Bar and Salad Buffet, guaranteed to have you back to work in 30 minutes. Enjoy Happy Hour or a before dinner cocktail in the Ringside Lounge which features an extensive Martini selection and recently updated Wine List.

Dine in the ambience of Tuscany with hand-painted murals of Ilio’s hometown of Introdacqua, Italy and décor that celebrates his pro wrestling career, as well as, stories from the past and celebrity photos. Enjoy summer evenings in the courtyard or gather your friends for a game of bocce in the outdoor court.

The entire menu is also available for Take-Out in the Al Casa Italian Market and events are made special with private banquet facilities for up to 400 people in five beautiful locations. Ilio’s offers catering or drop-off services for home, work and off-site facilities including the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens and the Lodge at Woodlawn Beach.

It’s a family affair at Ilio DiPaolo’s. “We are carrying on my father’s tradition to serve excellent food at reasonable prices and with friendly service,” says son, Dennis who operates the restaurant with brother, Michael, the Executive Chef and graduate of the prestigious Culinary Institute in Hyde Park. The next generation of family members now works in the restaurant along with many staff members who have worked here for more than 25 years.

Ilio DiPaolo’s is a member of the NYS Restaurant Association, The WNY Chapter of the NYS Restaurant Association and the F.I.R.S.T. organization.


Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant & Banquet Facility
"A Buffalo, New York Tradition Since 1965"

3785 South Park Ave., Buffalo, NY 14219

Serving Lunch:
Tuesday - Friday 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Serving Dinner:
Tuesday - Thursday 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Sunday1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open for Private Functions Only

Serving the Greater Buffalo, NY Area including:
City of Buffalo, Blasdell, Hamburg, Lackawanna, Orchard Park, West Seneca,
Boston, Eden, Derby, Angola, East Aurora, Amherst, Cheektowaga, Clarence,
The Tonawanda's, Williamsville & More!
** Just Minutes from Downtown Buffalo,
Canalside, First Niagara Center & Ralph Wilson Stadium **

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