About Us

Owned since 1996 Palazzo restaurant offers a fresh take on Italian & Mediterranean cuisine expertly prepared by chef and owner John Giglio. A classic, traditional decor invites guests to reminisce of Italian restaurants of a long lost era. Jazz musicians play live music on our baby grand piano and French windows offer a vibrant view of bustling downtown Montclair. Offering a carefully created California wine list and made-to-order dishes, Palazzo will offer a wonderful dining experience that will quickly become a favorite place to enjoy a night out. For those looking to celebrate a special occasion, Palazzo additionally offers catering for private parties on and off premises. We look forward to welcoming you and buon appetito!

'An Absolute Delight' – Bergen Record

Looking to celebrate a baby shower, birthday, retirement or graduation? Palazzo is delighted to provide you with a variety of menus to fit your specific event and budget. Offering a private party area, your special day will be relaxed and enjoyable with our staff taking care of your every need..

A fresh take on classic Italian dishes, along with outstanding original creations, Palazzo Restaurant offers the perfect blend of old-world ambience and delicious food that never fail to delight.
Chef Giglio and staff ensure all guests enjoy an experience filled with flavorful food, impeccable service and live jazz several nights a week. Offering lunch, dinner, private events, off-site catering, join us on a summer evening, with the French windows opened to the breeze, or for a cozy winter meal with the family. Palazzo looks forward to welcoming you, and buon appetito!